A special gathering took place at Emporia State's Visser Hall on Thursday night. The subject: classroom heroes.
Lots of things are happening in Emporia for Mother's Day weekend, especially on Saturday.
Weather permitting, Lyon County Road and Bridge is planning a short road closing next week.
If you need a late gift idea for Mother's Day, SOS has something available.
It was a more intimate concert with country music legend Travis Tritt at the Granada Thursday night.
A line of strong to severe thunderstorms brought moderate to heavy rain and marginally severe hail to parts of the KVOE listening area east of Emporia.
The athletic training program at Emporia State will remain in place.
In fact, ESU President Dr. Michael Shonrock says the university will also add a full-time tenure-track professor to assist department head Matt Howe and could add more resources to make sure the program thrives.
Twenty-five teachers and staffers in the Emporia School District have learned this week they are among the district's best examples.