Thursday, November 26, 2015


  • Obituaries | November 25, 2015


    Kenneth Thomas, 91, of Aurora, Nebraska, died Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, at the Medicalodge in Clay Center. The family provided some of the following information. Kenneth was born April 23, 1924, in Aurora, Nebraska, the son of Leo Charles and Eva Marble (Arritt) Thomas. He married Wilma Dodge on Nov. 2, 1946.

  • Letters | November 25, 2015

    Small Business Saturday strengthens local economy

    To the Editor; The traditional holiday shop-ping season officially kicks off this week with big box stores promoting special Black Friday sales, and to start next week, Cyber Monday supports shopping online. Sitting between these two big shopping days now sits Small Business Saturday, a

  • Letters | November 25, 2015

    Optimist Christmas tree sales benefit area youth

    To The Editor: The Manhattan Breakfast Optimist Club is continuing the annual tradition of selling Christmas trees and holiday decorations. All proceeds from the Optimist Tree Lot benefit area youth and community projects. These include the Optimist Ball Park, which is used almost year-round by

  • Obituaries | November 25, 2015


    Adelia Brown-Moehlman, 59, of Pomona, died Friday, Nov. 20, 2015. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015, at the Lamb-Roberts Funeral Home in Ottawa. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 30, 2015, also at Lamb-Roberts. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Pomona.

  • Court Calendar | November 25, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, November 23, 2015 10:30 Boatman, Sara Status (15 CR 526 Poss. of Meth, etc) BKD I 10:30 Harbaugh, Kevin Status (15 CR 489 Cr. Deprivation of Property, etc) BCF I 10:30 Harris, Curistal SENTENCING (15 CR 384 CDP) JJC I 10:30 Harris, Curistal SENTENCING (15 CR 364 Dangerous Dog) JJC I 10:30 Harris, Curistal SENTENCING (15 CR 432 Theft) JJC I 10:30

  • Court Calendar | November 25, 2015

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, November 16, 2015 9:00 Dartez, Samuel (5 days) JURY TRIAL (14 CR 638 Att 1st Degree Murder) BRW & JJC III 10:30 Hughes, William Status (15 CR 557 Dom Batt) JJC I 10:30 Magnuson, Jamie Status (15 TR 1429 DUI [2nd) JWG I 10:30 Paulsen, Cole Status (15 CR 437 Poss. MJ, DUI [1st]) JWG I 10:30 Pepper, Michael Status (15

  • Men's Basketball | November 25, 2015

    Tar Heels sour big night for young Cats

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — For 37 minutes, Kamau Stokes played like a star. But in the final three minutes, he made the kinds of mistakes that remind everyone he’s a freshman, as Kansas State lost to No. 9 North Carolina, 80-70, in the final game of the

  • Volleyball | November 25, 2015

    Cats host huge match with KU tonight

    After a tough loss at No. 5 Texas, the Kansas State volleyball has another chance for redemption against a Top 10 foe, as the Wildcats host ninth-ranked and rival Kansas tonight. “I’m pretty excited to have them at our home court in front of our fans,”

  • Football | November 25, 2015

    Adams makes most of his opportunity


    It’s OK if you don’t know who Kendall Adams is just yet. The redshirt freshman is one of many new faces to rotate through Kansas State’s beat-up secondary this season. While Adams isn’t without his share of youthful mistakes, the safety

  • Football | November 25, 2015

    K-State’s 2016 football schedule finalized

    Big 12 matchups in Bill Snyder Family Stadium with Texas Tech, Texas, Oklahoma State and KU, and the season opener at Stanford, highlight the Kansas State’s complete 12-game 2016 football schedule that was released Tuesday. With six home games and two in-season bye weeks, the Wildcats

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