The annual Stamp Out Hunger drive is coming May 10. Letter carrier Janet Way, a recent Newsmaker guest, said the concept is simple: on May 10, leave nonperishable food items by your mailbox, and your local letter carriers will pick them up.
City commissioners had a lengthy study session Wednesday, dedicating most of that time to a planning and zoning workshop.
Work continues to bring a regional transportation network to Kansas.
Diabetes is fast becoming an epidemic in America, and Newman Regional Health has scheduled its fifth annual Diabetes Health Fair for Thursday to get out information about the disease.
The Metropolitan Area Planning Commission recommended approval of a conditional use permit during its monthly meeting Tuesday night.
Coming soon to the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce: the first in a series of bobblehead dolls.
Emporia State's Sigma Sigma Sigma sorority has its annual Founders' Day celebration on Saturday, and a new scholarship will be handed out during the event.
The smiles were plentiful at the seventh-annual Laps 4 Landon benefit at Welch Stadium Tuesday. And with good reason. The fundraiser raised an event record $5,000 for cystic fibrosis research.
The event honors Landon Dody, the seven-year-old son of Aron and Blythe Dody, and a cystic fibrosis patient.