The Emporia Municipal Band lucked out with a gorgeous evening for their annual Children's Concert Thursday evening.
Now that the USD 253 board has approved declaring the newly-empty property at 315 S. Market, formerly Kansas Avenue School and Turning Point Academy, as surplus property, the question is: what will happen to it?
This year's National Teachers Hall of Fame inductees shared a moment of respect with the 115 names on the Memorial to Fallen Educators Thursday.
Lyon County 4H students won't be presenting poultry at this year's county fair.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is reporting the first reported case of West Nile virus for 2015 in Lincoln County.
Next week, Lyon County commissioners could vote on a resolution which would restrict heavy truck traffic on Burlingame Road and possibly set precedent for other paved county roads.
USD 253 Emporia had a cut-and-dry meeting Wednesday evening.
Oppressive heat will take a break as rain chances build across the area Thursday, but the Salvation Army is alerting area residents it will open its doors as a heat relief shelter as needed this summer.