Adult education continues to be a major focus for Flint Hills Technical College.
Fresh off the heels of the biggest Dirty Kanza ever, organizers are getting ready for a new ride into the Flint Hills early next month.
Local law enforcement gathered in the Lyon County Sheriff's Office Thursday to review new changes in state law regarding the carrying of firearms.
Soil and surface water samples have been collected, and test results are being awaited after the Panhandle Eastern Pipeline incident last month.
Emporia city commissioners approved a spate of projects during their action meeting Wednesday.
Jeff Freeman has been in question-answering mode this week, and not just because the primary election is now less than three weeks away.
Plans are ongoing for one fundraiser next month to benefit Heidi Pineda, the Emporia woman badly hurt in a fatality accident in Texas last week, and plans are being outlined for a second fundraiser later this month.
Two years ago, Lyon County tried unsuccessfully to garner a state grant to help improve the Fairgrounds Anderson Building. Commissioners tweaked their proposal last fall, only to have the state deny the grant application again a few weeks ago.