Major improvement projects are in different phases in Strong City.
Attendance has been solid at the Jones Aquatic Center despite roller-coaster conditions for much of the season.
Pavement work is underway on Interstate 35 near northeast Emporia.
Another summer day, another bridge repair project on the Kansas Turnpike near Emporia.
USD 252 South Lyon County is planning for a two-mil levy increase for district patrons to absorb this upcoming academic year.
Lyon County commissioners will continue their look at the 2016 budget when they have their action session Thursday.
The Emporia Community Foundation has approved two new funds to supervise during its quarterly meeting this month.
Close to 10,000 Kansas residents applied for concealed carry permits during the state's 2015 fiscal year.