It's safe to say when Emporia State University students Nakita Elwood and Teri Whitson saw an opportunity, they didn't stick their heads in the sand.
Elwood and Whitson won the first-ever 3D Competition with their business idea: Rock Creek Ostrich Ranch.
Emporia's jewel of a baseball facility added some new facets last fall, and Jones Field at Soden's Grove was formally dedicated during Emporia High's doubleheader against Shawnee Heights on Friday.
Rural Lyon County residents took advantage of lower wind speeds to conduct a series of planned burns Friday. Unfortunately, at least two got out of control.
Multiple agencies have converged in Osage City at the scene of a possible stabbing Friday.
They say they don't win contests very often, but Bill and Ola Mae Redding of Waverly were all smiles after finishing second and third in KVOE's Beat the Bracket contest.
Gov. Sam Brownback has scheduled an appearance in Emporia early next week.
This is an extremely busy weekend in Emporia, and things start early Saturday.