A youngster was hospitalized Friday after a two-vehicle accident west of downtown Emporia.
Summertime is when hot vehicles can kill people, especially children, and this summer has already been bad for that across the country.
Light smoke at a downtown Emporia restaurant triggered a short run by firefighters Friday.
Talk about creating a "Black and Gold" district mixing Emporia State housing and downtown business development continues.
Earlier this year, Emporia State University announced the formation of an "Honors College." Dr. Gary Wyatt was named as Associate Provost and Director of the Honors College. He was a guest on the Talk of Emporia this week and talked about the new program.
More slurry seal work is planned for Friday.