A memorial service for Denise Marie (Dains) Burgess is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, at the Flint Hills Apostolic Church in Council Grove. Visitation with family and friends will begin at 10 a.m..
Madeline Lucille Dunn, 95, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Nov. 21, 1919, in Lincoln County. She was the daughter of Edward and Nona (Gourley) .
The first fully animated feature to come to Manhattan in 2015 is Lucasfilm’s “Strange Magic.” Two kingdoms, one of magic, one of mystery, have been separated for ages. The magic kingdom is ruled by butterfly fairies, the mysterious bog is .
Until Tuesday, it was hard to imagine a more gruesome way for the Islamic State to execute any of its hostages than beheading them and filming the occasions for recruiting purposes. That was before ISIS murdered a Jordanian pilot, Lt. .
To the Editor: I am proud to have lived my 78 years in a community that is next to 150-year-old Fort Riley. As a veteran of 1954-58, it saddens me to think that the Department of Defense would consider closing this .
To the Editor: As chair of the biscuit and gravy feed for the Manhattan Lions, I would like to thank everyone who supported us in this endeavor. On a cold and rainy Saturday, it was a very good success. Thanks .
A former K-State baseball and basketball player died Sunday. C. G. “Perk” Reitemeier, Jr., 86, of Parsons, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at Labette Health in Parsons. A member of the All-Century K-State Baseball Team, he led the 1950 team with 65 innings pitched and 50 .
Walking into the Alamo Dome to watch Kansas State play UCLA at last month’s Alamo Bowl, he saw a Wildcat jersey he’d know anywhere — No. 30 with the name Goolsby on the back. Seeing the jersey of former All-Big 12 .
The Kansas State men’s basketball team is in the midst of another low in its topsy-turvy, roller-coaster ride of a season. The Wildcats (12-10, 5-4 Big 12) went from 7-7 in their first 14 games, to winning five straight league games .
At Abilene, Wamego stayed close with Abilene most of the game but couldn’t keep pace in the fourth quarter in a loss to the Cowboys. Wamego led 9-8 after the first quarter, but trailed by three at halftime and .
Genesis Health Clubs has purchased Max Fitness and plans to open a new location with indoor tennis and basketball courts and a swimming pool. Genesis Health Clubs announced Tuesday the purchase of both locations of the locally-owned Max Fitness gym .
A recent report showing violent crime increased 11.1 percent in Riley County last year isn’t setting off sirens for one police official. “Really, we’re talking only about 10 more crimes in 2014 from 2013,” said Brad Schoen, Director of the Riley County .
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