Fanestil Meats has grand opening activities all this week at its Fresh Local Market at 4700 West Highway 50, and it kicked off the special week with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the market Tuesday.
Applications are now being accepted for a new school board member in USD 253.
Last week, Lyon County Historical Society Director Greg Jordan joined KVOE's Newsmaker segment, asking the community to donate $49,000 to meet the terms of a Jones Trust challenge grant and thus begin demolition inside what will become the new Lyon County History Center at 709 Commercial.
That challenge was accepted and, more importantly, met.
Emporia's community visioning process continues even as a special survey period has ended.
Lyon County Road and Bridge is closing a road near Olpe on Wednesday.
The Emporia Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for its 2016 grant cycle.
KDOT is announcing a call for projects for the 2015 Transportation Alternatives program.
Many downtown businesses and a large residential swath of southern Emporia had their power knocked out for close to half an hour Monday.