Emporia firefighters weren't called to a grass fire at Roads 270 and "M" by the landowner in question, but rather by a passerby.
The next court appearance for one of three people accused of armed robbery from earlier this year is coming later this month.
A medical issue is thought to be the reason for a pair of related accidents as well as a vehicle fire in east Emporia on Thursday.
Emporia's Hostess production facility is celebrating another major improvement and additional job growth with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday.
The KVOE studios were brighter than normal Thursday. That's because smiles were all over the place as the St. Patrick's Committee made formal check presentations to 12 beneficiaries after fundraising activities the past few months.
Pretrial hearings are coming Friday in two allegedly violent cases this past winter.
Trial for an Emporia man accused of child sex abuse has been delayed.