As many as 2,300 students of Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College will pack the 1000 and 1100 blocks of Commercial Street for the annual Welcome Back Block Party on Monday.
Emporia Main Street was mentioned over the past weekend in Parade Magazine.
Earlier this year, the Kansas Department of Transportation solicited input on the fiscal 2014 to 2017 Statewide Transportation Improvement Program. KDOT is now asking for input on the fiscal 2015 to 2018 plan.
Emporia was the site of a last-minute stop for U.S. Senate candidate Greg Orman Sunday.
A few Emporians were drenched in cold water Sunday for a charitable cause.
The Ice Bucket Challenge is sweeping the nation as a viral effort to raise awareness for ALS.
The 2014 Lyon County Fair has come to a cotton-candy-sticky, metal-bending end.
Local analysis continues after a study of a proposed retail development at 24th and Industrial showed the so-called Emporia Pavilions project would generate over $20 million in new revenues while transferring better than $40 million from existing area businesses.
The Lyon County Jail is seeing a rather significant shift in its demographics -- and, as a result, in how bed space is being allocated.