Emporia city commissioners have a light study session on tap to end 2014.
Olpe is holding a special New Year's Eve party Wednesday night.
Residents of northwest Emporia are encouraged to attend a special meeting next week on potential stormwater improvements affecting the Becker Addition subdivision.
Tyson Foods is expanding locally.
Local lawmakers say there is a monumental task ahead when they convene the 2015 session Jan. 12. That task: balancing the budget with a $280 million hole expected for the next six months and another $650 million gap starting in July.
Fundraising continues as Flint Hills Technical College looks to erect a state-of-the-art Welding Training Center by August.
Light snow is in the forecast picture for Monday. So are sharply colder temperatures, according to TV-13 meteorologist Collin Myers. He's anticipating light snow would move in first before temperatures start sliding.
The two individuals allegedly responsible for a marijuana grow operation south of Eureka are tentatively set for trial just after Valentine's Day.