Lyon County's 911 Governing Board is meeting Thursday afternoon.
Work on a bridge near the Coffey-Greenwood County line is now finished.
The theme of Emporia State's Now & Forever fundraising campaign has been "Silent No More," and Silent Joe made that point during a special announcement Wednesday.
Newman Regional Health got good financial news at the monthly Board of Trustees meeting Wednesday.
With the gubernatorial race in full swing, Gov. Sam Brownback and House 76th District incumbent Peggy Mast stopped for a 90-minute meet-and-greet at the Olpe Chicken House Wednesday.
Political activity has heated up across Kansas, and especially in Lyon County, as the primary election nears Tuesday.
U.S. Senator Pat Roberts announced a stop at Dynamic Discs in downtown Emporia Wednesday, and that was upstaged to a degree by challenger Milton Wolf making a late schedule change to appear very briefly across the street from Roberts.
Auto vandalisms from earlier this week are now listed as the Lyon County Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week.
Fundraising plans are developing after a Reading woman was badly hurt in a fall last weekend.