Flint Hills Technical College is seeing an influx of high school students taking college coursework, and the Student Services is working to make that venture smooth for the students.
An investigation is underway after a bald eagle was shot dead near the Marion Reservoir Dam, and a reward is now being offered in the case.
Challenge met. Again.
Area residents have now raised a total of $55,000 as part of two related challenge grants from an anonymous donor to benefit the Fairgrounds Anderson Building renovation.
Lyon County commissioners have several items of note on their action session agenda for Thursday.
On Tuesday, Gov. Sam Brownback signed an executive order rescinding protections for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered state employees. He also signed a separate executive order which he says will eliminate the need for those protections, but gay rights advocates aren't so sure.
The Lyon County Historical Society celebrated "one last hurrah" Tuesday, as they held their annual meeting.
Emporia State University was represented during a House Education Budget Committee hearing Tuesday.
With little fanfare, Gov. Sam Brownback signed a bill Tuesday designed to handle most of the state's financial shortfall for the rest of this fiscal year.