Miss Flint Hills and Miss Lyon County were crowned in their annual pageant Sunday in the Granada Theatre.
A special traveling exhibit stopped in Emporia to honor soldiers who died in the Middle East over the past decade.
The annual Harvest Home Festival and Benefit Auction put on by Messiah Lutheran Church was another success, judging by the turnout and the number of items to buy.
Dates have been set for the Emporia School District's annual Seasonal Celebration.
The latest winner in the Kansas Treasurer's Office Learning Quest Make Your Mark contest is Olpe Junior High student Michael Atherton.
As Emporia city and Lyon County commissioners discuss how best to help Emporia State with the university's request for public funds to help augment scholarship dollars, the Regional Development Association has started talks on how it could possibly help Flint Hills Technical College with programs.
The Governor's Water Conference has ended, and one of the big focal points was how the state's 50-year vision developed over the past two years is being implemented.