In 15 minutes Wednesday night, Mel Townsend took about 250 Emporia State students and community residents on a journey from when she was raped to when she helped to rewrite state law removing the statute of limitations for rapists.
Emporia city and Lyon County commissioners spent much of their quarterly joint meeting discussing the needs of the county's libraries.
One woman was taken to Newman Regional Health after a scooter accident in downtown Emporia on Wednesday afternoon.
Public education officials are not happy with the funding bill passed Sunday by lawmakers, but Emporia State University actually comes out OK.
The ESU Jazz Ensemble is headed to New York City, but not before a short concert to strut its stuff.
A nostalgic moment took place in front of Emporia High School on Tuesday.
Members of the Class of 1962 stopped by to dedicate a plaque commemorating the high school's time at the one-time Lowther North building.
The investigation continues after a high school student in Pittsburgh, Penn., allegedly stabbed nearly 20 fellow students, some of whom are in serious medical condition, and at least one security guard early Wednesday.