We're about two-thirds of the way through the summer school vacation period, and parts the Emporia Salvation Army food pantry are being tapped pretty hard.
Improvement is being reported for Heidi Pineda, the 20-year-old Emporia woman severely hurt in a fatal accident in central Texas a week ago.
Downtown Emporia was teeming with people during Thursday's Midnight Madness event.
The first-ever Denim and Diamonds Trade Show was a success, according to Newman Regional Health Foundation Director Jodi Heerman.
Emporia's Hostess plant is gearing up for its second major ribbon-cutting ceremony in 13 months.
Lyon County commissioners are looking at a flat mil levy if they don't make any changes to current budget proposals.
A massive renovation of the Fairgrounds Anderson Building is on the fast track. So said Fairgrounds Manager Sam Seeley on KVOE's Morning Show on Thursday.