A pretrial date is taking place at 3 pm Friday as the state plans to retry Jimmy Dominguez for allegedly killing one person and wounding another in Emporia four-plus years ago.
Start to finish, this is one busy weekend coming to the area.
USD 252 Southern Lyon County met earlier this week to review their budget process and make necessary adjustments. Superintendent Mike Argabright says the budget has remained relatively flat due to mostly stable enrollment numbers.
The Regional Development Association held their regular meeting Friday, although it wasn't very regular.
We're about two-thirds of the way through the summer school vacation period, and parts the Emporia Salvation Army food pantry are being tapped pretty hard.
Improvement is being reported for Heidi Pineda, the 20-year-old Emporia woman severely hurt in a fatal accident in central Texas a week ago.
Downtown Emporia was teeming with people during Thursday's Midnight Madness event.