HeartChase isn't taking place for another month, but a special kickoff event took place Tuesday.
Two months after the Emporia-Lyon County Metropolitan Area Planning Commission recommended Emporia city commissioners deny a minor plat and two zoning change requests from the Emporia Country Club for a corner at 18th and Morningside, the Planning Commission changed course and approved both an original zoning request and a modified one Tuesday.
Funding matters were one of several significant topics addressed by Emporia School Board candidates during KVOE's Candidate Forums on Tuesday.
Work continues in Eureka on the Flint Hills Community Health Center's dental clinic there.
The Americus man convicted of sexually abusing a young girl over a decade ago now has a pretrial hearing in civil court after an appeals hearing Tuesday.
An Emporia woman who pleaded guilty earlier this year to aggravated battery was sentenced in Lyon County District Court on Monday, while an Americus man pleaded to a reduced charge in a separate incident.
The Flint Hills Optimists began their All Star week with their annual banquet at Emporia State's Webb Hall.
Riverside Elementary received quite a surprise Tuesday from Dollar General.