The Lyon County Democrats had a few more people and a special guest speaker during their annual potluck dinner Sunday.
Emporia marked the second stop of the day for Dr. Milton Wolf, the Republican running against incumbent Sen. Pat Roberts in the U.S. Senate.
Emporia and Americus firefighters spent Saturday evening battling a stubborn blaze west of Emporia.
NASCAR star Clint Bowyer has a big weekend at home every time his racing schedule allows, and that was definitely the case as Bowyer's presence has once again highlighted the sixth annual 79 Fund Support Emporia golf tournament and auction.
Four people were hospitalized after a crash through a business in northwest Emporia on Saturday.
The Emporia Municipal Band had the honors of closing down the Kansas Bandmasters Association summer conference, and according to Director Gary McCarty, it did so in style.
There was a lot of food at the start of the second annual Garden of Feeden on Saturday.
Kari's Diamonds and Bridal owner Kari Stookey says virtually all of it was gone in short order.