Last week's heat-related death of a child in Wichita has prompted the state of Kansas to stop all child placements through a company with a longtime presence in Emporia.
Emporia was filled with the sound of music as part of Saturday's featured activities
Heidi Pineda is breathing on her own.
The 20-year old was seriously injured July 11 in a car crash in central Texas.
The second-annual Vintage Treasures Market filled the Flinthills Mall with a little something for everyone Saturday.
Emporia's Salvation Army is 120 years old, and the organization celebrated with a ribbon-cutting on Friday and an open house Saturday.
One person was transported to the hospital Saturday after suffering a leg injury.
The suspect in Sunday's robbery of an Emporia convenience store has been put in juvenile detention and is awaiting his first hearing date.
Area firefighters had to go into the heat to battle a pair of fires Friday.