Santa Claus is pretty busy this time of year, but he carved out some time to read to area youngsters Saturday during the annual Breakfast with Santa.
The North Lyon County School Board has a regular meeting Monday evening.
The Flint Hills Technical College Board of Trustees has its monthly meeting on Monday.
Plumb Place is hosting their 10th annual Artist's Open House this weekend. The event continues Saturday from 3pm to 8pm.
The first-ever Battle of the Badges toy drive was supposed to wrap up Saturday at Guion's Showcase, but Emporia Police Officer Dominick Vortherms says their plans have changed. The event has been cancelled due to extremely cold weather conditions.
Christopher Eagan is once again in Lyon County custody.
The world is mourning the death of civil rights leader Nelson Mandela on Thursday at age 95.
OGE Energy Group is receiving help from Westar Energy as the power provider struggles to restore power after a massive ice storm in southeast Oklahoma.
Westar spokesperson Erin La Row tells KVOE News thick coatings of ice can be devastating to power equipment.