A few exceptional teachers are in town for recognition this week.
The National Teachers Hall of Fame 2014 inductees have settled into Emporia for a week's worth of activities.
Madison is celebrating their own weekend starting Friday. Madison Days kicks off at 11am Friday with free food at Lyon County State Bank.
Americus will be rockin' this weekend, starting Friday with the official opening of Americus Days.
Organizer Nancy Wells says Friday's "Family Night in the Park" events start at 5pm, with pre-registration for a BBQ contest.
A three-judge panel says the state's new education funding package meets equity issues.
Preliminary hearings have been scheduled for three individuals, including a Lebo woman, who were allegedly operating a mobile meth lab.
Lyon County commissioners rolled through their action meeting Thursday.
Emporia State University is receiving nearly $350,000 in grant money to support undergraduate research in biomedicine.
Moderate rainfall has graced the KVOE listening area yet again.
Seven-tenths of an inch of rain has fallen early Thursday morning at KVOE, with just over half an inch falling at the Emporia Municipal Airport.