City commissioners had a short study session Wednesday, the biggest topic on the table being the Hostess tax abatement proposal.
RDA President Kent Heerman presented the details of the 10-year tax abatement package to the commission. Hostess wants to build a $3.5 million, 36,000 square-foot warehouse, and add a so-called auto bake production line worth $25 million. 50 new jobs would also be added by this expansion.
The death penalty against Scott Cheever now stands in the murder of Greenwood County Sheriff Matt Samuels.
Two arrests have been made after Tuesday's warrant search led to a lengthy standoff in Overbrook.
The Spartan Brass Choir came to the KVOE studios Wednesday for what has become a holiday tradition.
A suspect is in custody after an 8-hour standoff finally ended in Osage County late Tuesday.
The schedule is now set for what would officially be the second candidate to interview for the CEO position at Newman Regional Health.
A two-day process, including an informal meal and a formal interview, begins Monday.
The annual Seasonal Celebration returns to White Auditorium on Wednesday and Thursday nights.
The program, performed by students at Emporia Middle and Emporia High schools, will once again feature vocal and instrumental holiday music from around the world.