Twenty-five teachers and staffers in the Emporia School District have learned this week they are among the district's best examples.
Moody's Investor Service has given Emporia State University a lower credit rating.
Power outages in different parts of Emporia have been restored.
Lyon County commissioners have asked allocation agencies receiving county dollars to submit their budget requests for 2015 earlier than normal, and that process is underway.
There are two new members in Emporia High's Hall of Fame after induction activities Thursday morning.
Emporia High is steaming towards the end of the school year, and students enjoyed yet another STREAM Day on Thursday.
Showers and thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon and evening. Some could be strong to severe, according to TV-13 meteorologist Drew Switzer.