Raleighta Faye Breeding Spencer Tyler, 97, passed away on the evening of May 23, 2016 at Aberdeen Village, a Presbyterian Manor, in Olathe. Sh…
Jack Junior Schwab of Emporia, formerly of rural Chapman, died Thursday, May 26, 2016 at Presbyterian Manor. He was 92.
Gary Baker, of Topeka, died Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at his home. He was 69.
Robert Edward Wilper, age 58, of Garnett, Kansas, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2016, The House at Midland Care, in Topeka, Kansas.
Margaret Mary Ruckh of Emporia died Monday, May 23, 2016 at Presbyterian Manor. She was 93.
Thressa Pauline Platt, 92, formerly of Virgil, KS, passed away Thursday, May 19, 2016, at the Life Care Center in Burlington, KS.
Raymond Eugene “Ray” Luna, (81), of Emporia died Saturday, May 21, 2016 at Newman Regional Health. Cremation is planned.
Leota E. Heinrich, age 107, passed away May 14, 2016 at Bethany Lutheran Home in Council Bluffs.
Jesse Wayne Burton of Emporia entered into rest Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at his home. He was 32.
MADISON - Melissa Dawn Mays, 37, passed away Monday, May 16, 2016 at her home in Madison.
Lena M. Lynch, 92, passed away at Vintage Park in Louisburg, Kansas on May 14, 2016.
Casa Grande, Arizona
Dorothy Lee Knapp Shaffer passed peacefully into eternal rest on May 13, 2016 while surrounded by her beloved family at Holiday Resort, Empori…
Sterling “Steve” Edward Sippola, 95, of Emporia, Kansas, died May 9, 2016 at Emporia Presbyterian Manor.
L. Catherine Belcher Yocham went for a walk with the angels into her heavenly home, Wednesday May 11, 2016.
Lois E. Wernli, 99, passed away Monday, May 9, 2016 at the Good Samaritan Society in Parsons where she had been living since 2006.
Norma Jean (Armstrong) Duncan, age 84, passed away on Friday, May 6, 2016, at the Golden Age Nursing Home in Guthrie, Oklahoma. Norma was born…
Mabel “Delores” Harrell of Emporia entered into rest, while surrounded by her loved ones, Saturday, May 07, 2016. She was 80.
The Emporia Fire Department was called to 514 West 3rd Street around 10:15 p.m. Sunday for a possible entrapment. A resident at 310 Rural reported that the building behind him had collapsed.
After interviewing for a teaching position at Madison, Shelly Hoyt decided it was time to step away from coaching basketball. Little did she know how soon she would be checking back into the game.
Wednesday may be the last day of the 2015-2016 school year for Emporia Public Schools, but the accolades for the upcoming school year are already starting.
WICHITA — Kyler True took the baton, checked the watch on his left arm and took off in a flash. About 1 minute and 52 seconds later, he barreled across the finish line, pumping his fists in joy at the sight on the video board.
At about 7:02 p.m. Thursday evening, a structure fire was reported in the 2300 block of Road N north of Emporia.
WICHITA — Kylia Floyd opened competition at state track with a bang on Friday, winning the 5A triple jump with a mark of 37-04.