The recently-formed group Healthier Lyon County is all about "spreading the health," and it certainly did that by organizing the first-ever Lift Off for Health Health Fest at Flinthills Mall on Saturday.
The state's jobless rate held flat from July to August.
The Emporia Recreation Commission is holding its monthly meeting Monday.
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran took a tour of the Emporia State campus Friday, and part of his business was to announce plans to give the Memorial to Fallen Educators national status.
Water service has been restored in parts of far eastern Emporia after a water line broke Friday evening.
Emporia firefighters cleaned up a small fire in eastern Emporia on Friday evening.
This week's Lyon County Crime Stoppers Crime of the week involves a side-by-side vehicle stolen from the Emporia Country Club.
The Emporia Municipal Golf Course was a bit soggy for the annual Wolf Creek golf tournament benefiting United Way of the Flint Hills Friday.