News

The American Legion Auxiliary Bowling Tournament was held Oct. 3 at Flint Hills Lanes in Emporia. The first place team included Courtney Leek, Tabatha Morgan Judy Mason and Debbie Rinzler — all members of American Legion No. 5. The tournament is the traditionally held the first weekend in Oc…

Hollywood Video is out of business and Blockbuster is down to one store. Family Video is the last video rental chain in the United States with less than 300 stores, one located in our own community.

Terry Brown could barely believe his eyes as he read a two-part Veterans Day feature in The Emporia Gazette earlier this month.

Sports

Emporia State Head Volleyball Coach Bing Xu has announced the signing of four high school players to attend ESU and play volleyball for the Hornets. Sienna King, Leah Mach, Carleigh Pritchard and Ainslee Stepp will compete for the Hornets in the fall of 2021.

The Emporia State women’s basketball team travels to Northeastern State looking to avoid going 0-2 in MIAA play for the first time since 2012-13. Tip-off from Tahlequah, Okla. is set for 1:30 p.m. today.