Emporia State University opens the 2014 football season Thursday, and both ESU and the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce saw a big turnout -- and plenty of photo and video opportunities -- at the Swarm the Nest Hornet Rally at Welch Stadium Wednesday evening.
Chad Taylor, the Democrat running for U.S. Senate, has dropped out of the race.
Emporia city commissioners approved several projects during Wednesday's action session, namely the purchase of equipment for the citywide recycling program.
Team Schnak is heading to Lake Tahoe on Thursday.
One man is dead after a car he was working on fell on top of him earlier this week.
One man accused of sexually abusing three teenaged girls this spring has pleaded no contest to three counts of rape.
The Kansas Volunteer Commission is now poring over financial information provided by the Camp Alexander Board of Directors.