The four major funding boards donating money to Camp Alexander have released a joint letter indicating why they they have either put new conditions on funding or suspended donations. The Kansas Volunteer Commission has also outlined what they have requested from the camp Thursday after saying Camp Alexander was out of compliance with the AmeriCorps program grant regulations.
School is underway for USD 253 Emporia and South Lyon County, as well as Emporia Christian School and Sacred Heart.
One person has had his first appearance in Americus Municipal Court after a dog attacked two people last month.
New and returning students Emporia State University have an extra helping hand starting this year.
Emporia Police are announcing a road closure for Thursday morning.
The Camp Alexander board has adjusted its bylaws and policies following ongoing discussions about the camp's financial picture.
USD 253 Emporia school board had quite a brief meeting Wednesday, and during so approved the 2014/15 budget.
After winning last week's primary, U.S. House Democratic candidate Jim Sherow is touring the Big First Congressional District, and made a stop at the Lyon County Fair as part of that tour Wednesday.