Emporia Police have arrested the individual they believe is responsible for the Short Stop convenience store robbery in north central Emporia early Sunday. They also believe the teenager was at least somewhat involved in several other notable crimes locally.
The Anderson Building was packed with friends Thursday evening for the annual Friends of 4-H picnic.
After word of a pending complaint from the Kansas State Council of Fire Fighters to the Governmental Ethics Commission, 76th District House candidate Jeff Freeman is clarifying his relationship with certain individuals within the group, the group at large and the group's political action committee.
Patrons of Coach's Grill and Bar Thursday are contributing to the future of the Newman Regional Health Foundation, just by ordering a meal.
Lyon County commissioners are closer to finalizing the 2015 budget.
Gov. Sam Brownback and House 76th District incumbent Peggy Mast are making a joint appearance in Lyon County next week.
The Emporia Salvation Army is celebrating 120 years of service to the area with two special events before this week is done -- and also by continuing its longstanding work for the community.
Bingo has been a staple of Emporia Senior Center activities for years, and the center is pleased to bring in new equipment next week.