Madison had its first Spring Chicken 5-K run-walk and 10-K run Saturday.
The Memorial to Fallen Educators is taking a visible step forward.
Excavation work began recently, and National Teachers Hall of Fame Director Carol Strickland says this is preparation for the memorial itself and a walkway.
The Kansas Department of Transportation plans to open up a new park and ride area for drivers in Osage County near the site of a new roundabout under construction.
Emporia State University has several activities taking place over the coming week.
Early Friday, the Kansas Senate approved a nearly $130 million spending bill for public education. The Kansas House didn't have a long night, passing a roughly $140 million bill with uncharacteristically wide bipartisan support Friday evening.
One lucky contestant left Clint Bowyer Autoplex a little richer Friday.
Shaun Ramsey won $5,000 cash during the Clint Bowyer Autoplex cash giveaway. This cash giveaway wasn't random though.
A semi tipped over in the U.S. Highway 50 roundabout late Friday afternoon.
Since early this year, Lyon County Rural Water District No. 5 has been replacing a water line just north of Emporia. That work should wrap up before month's end.