The 2014 general election isn't for another two-and-a-half months, but the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce and League of Women Voters have announced a candidate forum for races involving the Kansas House of Representatives.
Monday's Emporia Recreation Commission meeting saw the opening of discussion for some new ideas, and the review of this summer's programs.
Commercial Street was teeming with college students Monday for the annual Welcome Back Block Party.
The Camp Alexander board is interested in receiving funds from the United Way of the Flint Hills next year.
The state and area jobless rates have climbed from June to July.
Milling and overlay work is now underway in downtown Emporia as part of the annual Konnecting LINK project.
As many as 2,300 students of Emporia State University and Flint Hills Technical College will pack the 1000 and 1100 blocks of Commercial Street for the annual Welcome Back Block Party on Monday.
Emporia Main Street was mentioned over the past weekend in Parade Magazine.