Emporia city commissioners don't have a lot of items on their agenda for Wednesday's study meeting, but they have a couple items of note.
The North Lyon County School Board has set a special meeting for 7 pm Tuesday.
The Flint Hills Community Health Center-Lyon County Health Department Board of Directors has its monthly meeting Tuesday.
Emporia's summer concert series begin this week.
Two Emporia Girl Scouts are receiving scholarship money from the Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland.
Last week saw the heaviest widespread rainfall totals the area has enjoyed in almost nine months. More rain is in the forecast for this week, although the prospects of rain aren't as impressive as they were a week ago.
The Emporia-Lyon County Metropolitan Area Planning Commission has a fairly routine agenda for their monthly meeting which is set for Tuesday night at 7 in City Conference Room 1AB of the Civic Building.
Memorial Day means more than just cookouts and lounging outdoors. It's meant to remember the sacrifices made by members of our nation's Armed Forces, past and present. Emporia's annual Memorial Day ceremony coming Monday should do just that.