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  1. Blue Jays' 14U team set for nationals in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    ... Pool E and played Esprit Premier of St. Louison Wednesday to open the tournament. The pool also included a team from Emporia, Kansas, and a team from Illinois. West said the team took two vehicles on the trip to Kansas City and one more girl was set ...

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  2. Kapaun grad Colter Hullings follows in his fathera s footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Hullings played in the Shrine Bowl, Colter will play for the West squad. The Shrine Bowl is at 7:05 p.m. Saturday at Emporia State's Welch Stadium. "He is dedicated, he's focused, he strives for his goals and he works hard," Joe Hullings said. "All ...

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  3. Great Bend Chiefs draw defending state championRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Great Bend Tribune

    ... record to the Complex. The other two teams in the bottom half of the bracket will be the Salina Falcons (15-18) and Emporia (15-18). Those two teams will play at 6 p.m. Last year's runner-up McPherson (22-5) and Chanute (23-5) headline the top ...

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  4. Emporia's Kirmer, Taylor feel at home with Shrine Bowl picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Capital-Journal

    "Coming in my freshman year, I saw Gifford play and then my sophomore year I saw Parker Bass play in it and he's a family friend," Kirmer said of former Emporia High teammates. " always talked about it and my junior and senior year, that was something I just worked for along with all my other goals."

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  5. Norton's Lively looking forward to Shrine BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hays Daily News

    ... of Saturday's game, the 43rd time it has been played. The game is slated for 7 p.m. Saturday at Welch Stadium in Emporia. "I wasn't really sure about everything that goes on here," Lively said. "So it's kinda a new experience for me still." Outside ...

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  6. Rock Creek's Carson Becker eager for double challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Capital-Journal

    ... East squad in this year's Kansas Shrine Bowl. Becker will start at defensive end for the East in Saturday's game at Emporia State's Welch Stadium. Becker was an All-Class 3A selection at defensive end as a senior, capping a season which brought the ...

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  7. Diane Lee CarlsonRead the original story

    Monday | Journal

    ... er daughter, Jacqueline Hicks of Fayetteville, North Carolina; sons, Randall Carlson of Hutchinson, Brent Carlson of Emporia, Kansas, Darrin Carlson of Clements, Ross Carlson of St. Clair; nine grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

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  8. Shrine Bowl camp kicking off busy year for Jordan NewbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Capital-Journal

    ... it for me (to try it),'' said Newby, who is playing wide receiver for the East in Saturday's Kansas Shrine Bowl at Emporia. "I've been down there since June, for a month, month and a half and trying to work in both (sports). "(The Coffeyville ...

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  9. High's Jacob Anderson, Mike McCoy happy to get late Shrine Bowl callRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Capital-Journal

    ... as a replacement for the 43rd annual Shrine game, which will be played Saturday (7 p.m. kickoff) at Welch Stadium in Emporia. "I had been hoping and praying for that phone call for months, just hoping somehow, some way I could get in,'' said the ...

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  10. Robert Curtis 1950 - 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Great Bend Tribune

    Robert Curtis 66, of Allen passed away July 16, 2016 in Dallas. He was born on Jan. 23, 1950 in Emporia to Robert L. and Hazel Curtis.

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  11. Hoy family to discuss their ranching heritage at historic Flint Hills ranchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Cathy Hoy, Josh and Gwen Hoy and Farrell Hoy Jenab along with other members of the Hoy family. Jim and Cathy Hoy of Emporia were instrumental in the development of the Flint Hills Discovery Center at Manhattan, Symphony in the Flint Hills, the ...

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  12. Community shows support for Emporia Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    In light of the violence against police, there are still people showing support, especially here in Kansas. The community of Emporia is rallying around their police department after the tragedies in Dallas and Baton Rouge.

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  13. Bookstore News: July 14, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Publishers' Weekly

    Two bookstores--a mobile one and a bricks-and-mortar--prep to open in Kansas; a Pennsylvania store partners up; an Iowa shop goes on the block; and more. City Bookstore to Open in Emporia, Kans.

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  14. Dallas sniper attack recalls 1973 slayings in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily Mail

    ... look at the shooter. What he saw was carnage in the grassy park in front of City Hall. Essex was a 23-year-old from Emporia, Kansas, who had been discharged from the Navy for 'character and behavior disorders' according to archived accounts from The ...

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  15. Darlene Joan SchaeferRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | OttawaHerald.com

    Funeral services are planned for 2 p.m., Saturday, July 16, 2016, at Roberts-Blue-Barnett Funeral Home, Emporia, with burial following at the Chicago Mound Cemetery.

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  16. Fountain complete for new pocket park downtownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Capital-Journal

    ... regional artist John Forsythe, of Reading. It is supported by a limestone base carved by sculptor Alan Tollakson, of Emporia. Limestone benches provide seating around the fountain's edge. Small blue tiles line the inside of the fountain, reminiscent ...

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  17. Disc golf provides fun opportunities at Sunflower State GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Capital-Journal

    ... in the woods on the south side of the course. Richard Marshall, a 27-year old Topeka native who currently resides in Emporia, said that it's always fun to come back to a course you started out on like Crestview. Marshall, who participated in the ...

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  18. Hostess and Twinkies just did the unthinkable now this has happened.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... $130 million to upgrade production lines and industrial ovens in its three core bakeries in Indianapolis, Indiana; Emporia, Kansas; and Columbus, Georgia. Its other bakeries have disappeared - 37 of them. Based in Kansas City, Missouri, the company ...

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  19. Lap the Lakes Gravel GrinderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Kansas Cyclist

    Lap the Lakes Gravel Grinder is a 120-mile gravel road race fundraiser for Emporia's Camp Alexander and the Emporia Police Benefit Association. A fast rolling 120 or 65 mile course around local lakes near Emporia, Kansas.

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  20. Emporia State art students paint mural for police departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | The Capital-Journal

    Students at Emporia State University recently worked with the Emporia Police Department to create a mural depicting the relationship between the community and law enforcement. The mural, which covers a wall in a hallway inside the police department, 518 Mechanic St. in Emporia, was completed during a two-week summer course designed after Police Chief Scott Cronk approached Emporia State's art department with the idea, according to a news release from the university.

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