All Veterans Tribute 2014 is steaming towards the finish and had an outstanding weekend of activities the past couple days.
The 10-year anniversary of the Sweet Granada created quite a stir in the 800 block of Commercial.
Two accidents on the Kansas Turnpike near the Admire exit sent five people to area hospitals Sunday morning.
Recently, a squirrel wiped out power to thousands of Westar and Lyon-Coffey Electric Cooperative customers in Lyon and Coffey counties. A squirrel Sunday caused an outage affecting a much smaller customer total.
The Altrusa Club hosted their annual Casino Night Saturday, filling the Emporia Country Club with scenes akin to Vegas.
The Emporia Animal Shelter hosted its first Open House in several years Saturday.
Local veterans left the American Legion with new cozy tokens of appreciation Saturday, after the annual Quilts of Valor presentation.
Emporia Christian School served up hot and fresh flapjacks as part of their annual fundraiser today (SAT).