featured
  • 0

Juniors and seniors at Emporia High School met in the auditorium Thursday morning to be encouraged to donate blood with the Red Cross.

featured
  • 0

The employees and management of Xan-A-Do Salon and Spa hosted a breast cancer awareness benefit for recently-diagnosed friend and coworker Amy Delgado Friday afternoon.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Lyon County Commissioners formally approved Thursday a lease agreement between the county and Evergy concerning the Lang Substation and tower about nine miles northeast of Emporia near the 1700 block of Road 200.

featured
  • Updated
  • 1

The Emporia City Commission tabled a decision on purchasing radios and public safety equipment during an action session at the Municipal Courtroom Wednesday night.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

Just days after performing to a packed house, acclaimed jazz musicians Jack Mouse and Janice Borla returned to the Granada Theatre for an exclusive musical improvisation workshop with a special group of participants Tuesday.

featured
  • Updated
  • 0

The six candidates in this year’s race for city commission had the opportunity to share their views with members of the public Tuesday evening during a forum held at Flint Hills Technical College.

featured
  • 0

Self-described on its website as “genuinely unpretentious” and a service dedicated to “crafting enjoyment for you out of pure sunshine” is as good as it gets for an authentically good time in Emporia.

featured
  • 0

The management and residents of Eastgate Plaza enjoyed a day of celebration Sunday, coming together for a picnic recognizing major contributions from the Emporia Community Foundation.

featured
  • 0

The Downtown Emporia Bar Association held its second annual Oktoberfest in the afternoon and evening Saturday.

featured
  • 0

The Emporia Police Benefit Association held its annual Lap the Lakes ride Saturday.

featured
  • 0

No stranger to achievement in the world of gymnastics, 14-year-old Emporia native Braxton Higgins is looking to cap another successful year by representing his country overseas.

featured
  • 0

Community members and city officials gathered during a chilly morning Friday to celebrate the official groundbreaking of the newest Community National Bank & Trust location at 701 Merchant St.

featured
  • 0

The David Traylor Zoo of Emporia welcomed more than 400 area grade schoolers to its 2019 Safari Adventure Thursday and Friday. Students in grades 1 - 5 spent time learning about wildlife, conservation, local history, physical fitness, street safety and more.

featured
  • 0

Village Elementary School fourth graders had the chance to learn about and see the structures and functions of chickens when several members of the Emporia High School FFA presented a lesson on agriculture Thursday afternoon.

featured
  • 0

FHTC’s Dean of Instructional Services, Kim Dhority, received the 2019 Inside the Field Leadership Award from the Kansas Council for Workforce Education during the Workforce Innovation Conference in Wichita on Oct. 8.

featured
  • 0

Lyon County commissioners unanimously approved a range of courtroom improvements involving audio and video systems during an action session Thursday morning.

featured
  • 1

Emporia City Commissioners expressed hesitation over the city’s participation in upcoming communications upgrades during a Wednesday morning study session.

featured
  • 0

The community is invited to a world-class jazz concert from an Emporia native Friday night to benefit the Granada Theatre.

featured
  • 0

The North Lyon County USD 251 Fund is officially open and accepting donations at the Emporia Community Foundation, according to a report given to the Board of Education Wednesday night in Americus.