The Emporia teenager allegedly responsible for the Short Stop robbery and the Emporia High drug theft has been charged with both incidents.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center-Lyon County Health Department has confirmed a case of rabies in Lyon County.
Saying she was horrified and saddened by Thursday's death of a 10-month-old in a hot car in Wichita, Kansas Department for Children and Families Secretary Phyllis Gilmore told KVOE News on Monday a door-to-door review of TFI Family Services is a due-diligence move which could be done in weeks, not months.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center is set to receive an award for their dental clinic next month.
The Battle of the Badges blood drive is on.
The annual blood drive and friendly competition between the Emporia Fire and Police departments continues Monday and Tuesday at Twelfth Avenue Baptist Church, 2023 West 12th. Area residents are encouraged to donate blood and then vote for their favorite agency.
Tyson Foods media relations personnel have not commented on how the closure of three plants elsewhere in the United States could impact operations locally.
The teenager allegedly involved in the Short Stop convenience store robbery July 20 has a hearing Monday afternoon.
TFI Family Services says the Kansas Department for Children and Families decision to halt the agency's foster care placements and a review by two other state-contracted agencies in the wake of last week's hot-car death of a young girl in Wichita will only affect future placements through TFI until the review is done.