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  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | January 21, 2014

    JC man shot in leg

    JUNCTION CITY — A Fort Riley soldier was shot in the leg Monday night in Junction City, and police are investigating. At 5:57 p.m., Junction City police and emergency personnel were dispatched to 11 Fuller Circle where they found Steven C. Bennett, who had been shot in

  • Obituaries | January 21, 2014


    Dr. Ward L. Sims, 95, died Saturday at Thorne Care Center. The family provided some of the following information. He was born July 7, 1918, in Stafford, to Ward P. and Leon C. (Anderson) Sims. He graduated from Minneola High School, South Western College, received his Master’s

  • January 21, 2014


    Carol D. Van Pelt, 69, of Fairland, Okla., died Friday at the Integris Hospital in Grove, Okla. The family provided some of the following information. She was born April 22, 1944, in Butterfield, Mo. She was the daughter of Earl L. and Juanita Pearl (Priest) Vanderpool.  Carol

  • Obituaries | January 21, 2014


    Tony “TC” Coltharp, 60, of Manhattan, died Sunday at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on July 20, 1953, in Clay Center. He was the son of George and Pauline (Siebold) Coltharp, Sr.  He attended

  • Obituaries | January 21, 2014


    Caroline Barbara Hougland, 76, a former resident of Riley, died Saturday at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Aug. 23, 1937, in Herington. She was the daughter of John and Caroline (Koelzer) Weber. She was married to

  • Obituaries | January 21, 2014


    Ruth Anna Glanzer Schrum, 90, of Manhattan, died Sunday surrounded by her family at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. Funeral Service information and a complete obituary will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Women's Basketball | January 21, 2014

    K-State women set to face reeling Baylor

    Welcome back to earth. For the first time in years, the Baylor women’s basketball team looks beatable. It remains to be seen, however, if that’s a good thing for Kansas State, which travels to Waco, Texas, on Wednesday to play a reeling Bears

  • Football | January 21, 2014

    K-State loses QB recruit to UCLA

    Crazy things tend to happen down the stretch run until National Signing Day on Feb. 5, like the Kansas State football team snagging former Nebraska commitment, four-star defensive tackle Terrell Clinkscales, on Sunday. As excited as Wildcats fans were about that addition to the 2014 class, a

  • Manhattan High School | January 21, 2014

    MHS girls set for Rural rematch

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team got one of its toughest league tests against Washburn Rural just two short weeks ago. Tonight, the Junior Blues make the return trip to face the Indians in a girls-only matchup scheduled to begin at 7:30. Manhattan head coach Scott

  • Area Schools | January 21, 2014

    Wamego girls roll in Hillsboro opener

    At Hillsboro, the Red Raiders stayed undefeated with a 55-21 win in the first round of the Hillsboro midseason tournament over Thomas More Prep on Monday. Wamego led 16-4 after the first quarter and built its lead the rest of the game while winning every

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