Emporia State's annual Founders Day highlighted the work ESU has conducted the past 152 years to build the common good.
Work continuues as Waters True Value moves from its current location to the former Big Lots store in west Emporia.
Emporia Police are investigating after a teenager passed away Thursday.
The Regional Development Association approved the next step in the process for the Breckenridge Hotel and Convention Center project during their regular meeting Friday.
The Friends of the Flint Hills Community Health Center has announced the recipient of its Arlene Eichorn Scholarship.
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office has been honored for its community work.
There has been no official word yet from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment on whether Strong City and Chase County Rural Water District No. 1 can lift a boil water advisory.
The Emporia Community Foundation has doled out more cash for more deserving organizations.