Starting Monday, the Lyon County Sheriff's Office, Emporia Police and the Kansas Highway Patrol will join other state law enforcement to stop what has been an epidemic of improper seatbelt use among teens over the past several years.
If a recommendation before the Department of Health and Human Services is passed by lawmakers, Newman Regional Health should be spared the negative effects other Critical Access hospitals may be facing.
Parents who see their kids born at Newman Regional Health will have extra peace of mind when it comes to avoiding Sudden Infant Death Syndrome.
Three Emporia men, an Emporia woman and an Emporia child were hurt in Saturday's accident on the Kansas Turnpike near Topeka.
Country music star Travis Tritt is coming to Emporia. Tritt will be performing a rare solo acoustic session at the Granada Theatre on May 8.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center-Lyon County Health Department Board of Directors is meeting Tuesday.
About 70 students came to the Emporia High School library to get help with financial aid Sunday, as part of College Goal Sunday. Site co-coordinator Jessica Sauer said College Goal Sunday is meant to relieve some of the intimidation with applying for federal student aid.