The north half of a practice field at Riverside School was charred after a grass fire developed late Thursday morning.
The All Veterans Tribute Freedom Fest happened two months ago, but the event is now officially in the books after the KVOE Patriots Challenge trophy was handed to Birch -- again -- Thursday.
Lyon County commissioners had an action session Thursday.
Lyon County's Community Corrections director celebrated his last day on the job Thursday.
Robert Sullivan is leaving to become Johnson County's criminal justice coordinator.
It has been decades since the Harlem Globetrotters were last in Emporia. The Globetrotters made up for lost time with an entertaining evening of basketball and entertainment Wednesday.
It has been approximately three years since a group of local investors purchased two former school buildings in downtown Emporia.
Two trash burns got out of control Wednesday, prompting responses by area firefighters.
USD 253 Emporia has a generally positive climate in its schools and among its populace.