Gov. Sam Brownback's first set of so-called allotments -- budget cuts -- for fiscal 2015 as announced last year held education harmless. The governor announced a second round of allotments Thursday aimed solely at education.
The 2014-2015 Watch the Chiefs contest on Country 101.7 FM officially came to an end Thursday as the grand prize was handed out at Triad Leasing.
The New Breck Cafe in Americus is closing.
During their action meeting Thursday, Lyon County commissioners continued their discussion on economic development.
The Kansas House has approved a temporary budget fix to close the state's ever-widening financial hole for the current fiscal year.
While the North Lyon County and Chase County school districts discuss whether to renovate their existing school buildings or move towards constructing single K-12 facilities, USD 252 South Lyon County is looking at ways to make its current structure last and thrive for the next 20 years or so.
Next week, the Emporia School Board will discuss a resolution offering advice to lawmakers on how they should proceed on spring elections.