The Battle of the Badges blood drive is on.
The annual blood drive and friendly competition between the Emporia Fire and Police departments continues Monday and Tuesday at Twelfth Avenue Baptist Church, 2023 West 12th. Area residents are encouraged to donate blood and then vote for their favorite agency.
Tyson Foods media relations personnel have not commented on how the closure of three plants elsewhere in the United States could impact operations locally.
The teenager allegedly involved in the Short Stop convenience store robbery July 20 has a hearing Monday afternoon.
TFI Family Services says the Kansas Department for Children and Families decision to halt the agency's foster care placements and a review by two other state-contracted agencies in the wake of last week's hot-car death of a young girl in Wichita will only affect future placements through TFI until the review is done.
Contractors, painters, landlords, property managers and others involved in the real estate business are encouraged to attend a special presentation on lead-based matters Tuesday night.
The Lyon County Treasurer's Office is reminding residents of deadlines coming later this week.
Battle of the Badges is on.
The annual blood drive and friendly competition between the Emporia Fire and Police departments is taking place Monday and Tuesday at Twelfth Avenue Baptist Church, 2023 West 12th.
Fundraising continues for Heidi Pineda, the Emporia woman badly hurt in a fatal accident in Texas over two weeks ago.