The All Veterans Memorial was jam-packed with people involved in the 14th annual Freedom Fest on Sunday.
Now that the Consensus Revenue Estimating Group has told state leaders about $350 million in extra funds is needed for the rest of this fiscal year and all of next fiscal year to keep Kansas solvent, local lawmakers are anticipating a tough session beginning in January.
Saturday's All Veterans Tribute activities honored military servicemen and servicewomen in different ways.
The Emporia Farmers Market began its sixth annual winter market Saturday, and it was packed inside 701 Commercial.
The Fairgrounds Anderson Building was busy for the Emporia Christian School's annual pancake feed and arts and crafts fair Saturday.
The Emporia Area Association of Realtors has merged with two other realtor boards covering northeast Kansas.
It's nearing the end of the year, which means it's time for entrepreneurs to start researching possible tax credits to get started.