Two Emporia Girl Scouts are receiving scholarship money from the Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland.
Last week saw the heaviest widespread rainfall totals the area has enjoyed in almost nine months. More rain is in the forecast for this week, although the prospects of rain aren't as impressive as they were a week ago.
The Emporia-Lyon County Metropolitan Area Planning Commission has a fairly routine agenda for their monthly meeting which is set for Tuesday night at 7 in City Conference Room 1AB of the Civic Building.
Memorial Day means more than just cookouts and lounging outdoors. It's meant to remember the sacrifices made by members of our nation's Armed Forces, past and present. Emporia's annual Memorial Day ceremony coming Monday should do just that.
The summer opening of the Jones Aquatic Center has been postponed due to, well, water.
Replenishing rainfall has graced the KVOE listening area, staving off any drought conditions at least temporarily.
A rollover accident slowed traffic along Interstate 35 Friday night.