Some highly notable names in politics both statewide and nationally joined the Lyon County Republicans for dinner Sunday.
The Emporia Public Library closed out their summer reading season with a splash Sunday.
The Guess Who brought over 50 years of hits to the Granada Theatre on Saturday. And it rocked the sold-out house from start to finish.
It now looks like the Historic Breckenridge Hotel and Convention Center could open its doors by next summer -- if everything works out.
Emporia resident Crystal Dix is still hospitalized in Topeka after she was badly hurt in a truck-bicycle accident a few weeks ago, but she is making good strides in her recovery and her family got some help with bills and peace of mind Friday night.
No injuries were reported after fire destroyed a truck and part of its load near Emporia on Saturday afternoon.
By Sunday, we should get a break from the oppressive heat and humidity commonplace across the area for the past week. Which means Saturday will be another uncomfortable day for east central Kansas.
Monday night will be busy for the Emporia Recreation Commission.