World-renowned acoustic guitarist Andy McKee is performing at Emporia State's Albert Taylor Hall on Friday night.
Arts Center Director Melissa Windsor says McKee can create a lot of rhythms with just one instrument.
One day after Emporia city commissioners approved consolidating the Police and Sheriff's Office dispatch units, Lyon County commissioners voted to set up the advisory board for the new department.
Emporia Police and Lyon County Crime Stoppers are asking for help in solving a burglary from last weekend.
Wolf Creek officials are taking a trip to Texas next week.
Plant officials are meeting with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission on Wednesday to discuss the work environment, specifically to make sure plant workers aren't afraid to report any safety concerns they may have.
Emporia's JC Penney store is not included in the struggling retailer's decision to close over 30 stores.
JC Penney announced it would close 33 stores, cutting 2,000 jobs in the process and saving an estimated $65 million. None of the store closures are slated for Kansas.
Emporia firefighters were called out to a reported fire west of town Thursday morning.
Firefighters say they were called out to the 200 block of Road 190, about five miles west of Emporia, right around 7 am after a report of a grass fire.
At least one person was hospitalized after an injury accident near Emporia's western city limits Wednesday evening.
A car crashed into a column supporting the Kansas Turnpike bridge over West U.S. Highway 50 around 9 pm.