Emporia resident Crystal Dix is still hospitalized in Topeka after she was badly hurt in a truck-bicycle accident a few weeks ago, but she is making good strides in her recovery and her family got some help with bills and peace of mind Friday night.
No injuries were reported after fire destroyed a truck and part of its load near Emporia on Saturday afternoon.
By Sunday, we should get a break from the oppressive heat and humidity commonplace across the area for the past week. Which means Saturday will be another uncomfortable day for east central Kansas.
Monday night will be busy for the Emporia Recreation Commission.
It's a big weekend for activities in Emporia.
The Tablets of Honor project at the All Veterans Memorial needs a bit of monetary help to become reality.
The Regional Development Association Board of Directors has set the table for a new manufacturer in town and major updates to an existing business.
The latest labor report is out from the Kansas Department of Labor, and a slight uptick has been tallied for most populated areas of the KVOE listening area.