USD 253 Emporia school board had quite a brief meeting Wednesday, and during so approved the 2014/15 budget.
After winning last week's primary, U.S. House Democratic candidate Jim Sherow is touring the Big First Congressional District, and made a stop at the Lyon County Fair as part of that tour Wednesday.
The Newman Regional Health Foundation announced Wednesday the total proceeds from this year's Denim and Diamonds events.
Emporia city commissioners had a light agenda for Wednesday's study session.
One person was taken to the hospital after an injury accident along Interstate 35 Wednesday.
Classes begin Monday at Emporia State University, and the campus residence hall rooms are all spoken for.
Lyon County Road and Bridge is closing part of a road in Allen.
The Emporia School District is opening its doors across town the next two days.