Despite off-and-on showers and a risk of stronger storms late in the event, people still came in droves to the 22nd annual Flatland Cruisers car show in downtown Emporia.
Flint Hills Technical College had its pomp and circumstance Saturday afternoon, conferring degrees on over 300 students.
White Auditorium was packed to the rafters as family and friends gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of Emporia State's graduating class.
After several waves of rain over the past month, there has finally been some improvement in our drought status for the area's amber waves of grain.
Three area residents were involved, and two were hurt, in an accident outside New Strawn on Friday.
Several items are coming up for the Emporia Recreation Commission with its monthly meeting coming Monday evening.
Barring a lot of movement in a very short time, the 2015 legislative session will run long.