Tag Archives: Wichita

Doc and WSU Tech team up to bring ‘Pull a Plane’ event to Wichita — B-29 Doc

Doc’s Friends and the WSU Tech Foundation will host a Pull a Plane event Saturday, April 18 at the B-29 Doc Hangar, Education and Visitors Center at Eisenhower National Airport. The unique event in Wichita will feature teams of 25 … Continue reading

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LivingDNA Kit Update #5 – January 28, 2020

I had not checked LivingDNA in a few days. It was still showing as Genotyping about 3 – 4 days ago. As of earlier today, it’s back to Testing. I am not sure what that means. Does it mean they … Continue reading

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USS Oklahoma Pearl Harbor Unidentified Burial – Gerald Homer Pirtle, Re-buried in Wichita November 2018 – Tombstone Tuesdays January 28, 2020

I apologize for not posting this sooner. I saw it last month and started a post that I thought posted, but turns out it was saved as a draft instead. I noticed today that it hadn’t been posted. I noticed … Continue reading

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Coffey County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Center, Burlington – Kansas Tuesdays January 21, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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LivingDNA Kit Update #4 – January 17, 2020

I checked yesterday and it was still showing as Returned. I checked this afternoon and it is now showing as Genotyping. That means LivingDNA has started the lab process of processing my DNA sample. They didn’t include an expected date … Continue reading

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Wilson County Veterans Memorial, Fredonia – Kansas Tuesdays January 14, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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Update #2 Beechcraft/Textron Plant Explosion – January 11, 2020

As I mentioned in this post – Update on Beechcraft/Textron Plant Explosion – December 29, 2019, I haven’t found much progress with the local media; no doubt OSHA or some other government agency will come up with a good explanation … Continue reading

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LivingDNA Kit Update #3 – January 11, 2020

I checked a few minutes ago and it has not updated since last night. As mentioned in this post – LivingDNA Kit Update – January 7, 2020, I dropped off the kit at a collection box January 7th, knowing it … Continue reading

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The Bob’s Big Boy that Almost Never Was — Atomic Redhead

As I’ve said before, and as many of you know, I love visiting places that let you feel like you’ve stepped back in time, and one of those places is Bob’s Big Boy Broiler in Downey. But this place wasn’t … Continue reading

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Wichita Troll, Wichita – Kansas Tuesdays January 7, 2020

As I continue my westward trek across Kansas this week, I started moving south as I zigzag through the state. I saw Wakeeney in Trego County and went looking for what’s to see or do in the area. I came … Continue reading

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