Wednesday, June 29, 2016



A flair for drama

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Middle-school campers practice a flocking exercise, which helps the ensemble move as one, following a leader, during a two-week Teen Theatre Camp at the Manhattan Arts Center Tuesday morning. The theater camp is part of the summer-long Camp MAC, which features different weekly camp themes for both elementary-school- and middle-school-aged children.


K-State Sports
  • Rowing | June 26, 2016 DeMars, Haney named rowing assistants

    Former rowers Beth DeMars and Madi Haney have been named assistant coaches for the Kansas State women’s rowing team heading into the 2016-17 season, head coach Patrick Sweeney has announced.

  • Football | June 24, 2016 K-State to play Colorado, WSU in football

    Kansas State added a pair of Power-5 conference opponents to its future football schedules, including a familiar former Big 12 opponent.

Galleries
  • Going for green
    Golf1.mercury

    Scenes from the Colbert Charity Classic.


  • Experiment
    Mac1.mercury

    High school students have been developing their talents at the Manhattan Arts Center workshop.


Opinion
  • Editorials | June 28, 2016 Ex-governors’ views have value

    When four former governors — two Republicans and two Democrats — collaborate on anything, Kansans ought to listen.

  • Columns | June 28, 2016 Be wary of OTC hearing aids

    We couldn’t agree more that it’s unacceptable for millions of people to go without help, but a call to sell hearing aids over the counter is not the answer. Instead, we suggest you support the bipartisan Hearing Aid Tax Credit Act.

  • Editorials | June 27, 2016 School funding OK… for now

    The school funding equity bill that the Kansas Legislature approved Friday is worth applauding because the Kansas Supreme Court is expected to find that it complies with the constitution and thus allow public schools to remain open.

  • Letters | June 27, 2016 Catbackers Club pleased with local involvement

    On June 6, the Manhattan Catbackers did what all 28 Catbacker Clubs across Kansas do each spring — we met our goals of having fun, raising K-State fans and raising funds to support our KSU student athletes.

Lifestyle
Sports
  • Pro Sports | June 28, 2016 Duffy, Royals beat Cardinals 6-2

    There have been plenty of times over the years when Royals pitcher Danny Duffy would give up a first-inning home run, or fall into a big early hole, and it would cause everything else to slowly unravel.

  • General Activities | June 28, 2016 Prime play in Summer Blast

    The Manhattan Optimist Prime 18-and-under softball team had a tough week-end in the Summer Blast at the Beach tournament at Lake Shawnee this weekend.

  • General Activities | June 28, 2016 Optimist Bullets 4th in WS tune-up

    Optimist Bullets 4th in WS tune-up The Optimist Bullets 16-and-under B softball team competed in the World Series tune-up event at Adair Park in Kansas City.

  • General Activities | June 28, 2016 Moxie take 2nd at KC Smash

    The Manhattan Optimist Moxie played eight games this weekend, earning second place in the KC Summer Smash.

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