Candlewood Suites has received an award from a national review board.
J.D. Power and Associates' 2014 North American Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study has ranked Candlewood Suites Highest in Guest Satisfaction for the extended stay category.
A special meeting in Emporia Tuesday highlighted the newest updates to agricultural trucking laws in the state.
Lyon County commissioners were invited to a special landowner meeting before their regularly-scheduled study session Wednesday. This meeting delved into the proposed plans for U.S. Highway 50 access management.
The first-ever Denim and Diamonds Trade Show is taking place Thursday at Newman Regional Health.
Much of downtown Emporia will have extended shopping hours Thursday night.
Advance voting has begun across the state ahead of the Aug. 5 primary.
It wasn't BYOB at The Noose on Tuesday night. Instead, it was BYOD -- Bring Your Own Dog -- as the Friends of the Emporia Animal Shelter organized and held their first-ever Yappy Hour at the downtown Emporia bar.
Fundraising efforts are coalescing rapidly after two Emporians were killed and a third seriously hurt in a crash in central Texas late last week.