The Kansas Department of Transportation is getting ready to auction off its shop site in west Emporia.
The Camp Alexander board says a variety of financial issues led to the camp's current fiscal situation, but the main one is the camp didn't take in enough money to keep operating as it has been the past few years.
The Regional Development Association is proposing two separate incentive compliance agreements to foster local business growth.
Visitors to Emporia would spend more money in town if the city made some minor changes to its signage and took another step to continue beautifying certain places like downtown.
Several activities are taking place this weekend in and around Emporia.
Flint Hills Technical College continues crafting their strategic plan as they get ready for a new school year.
Foster children placements with TFI Family Services will now resume, after a two-week investigation through state agencies put placements on hold.
Shortly before Christmas, Britanie Ramirez told area residents about a fundraising project to build a water well in India through her daughters, Leila, Landyn and Liviana. The community stepped up as it always does, generating $3,000 for the well.