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  • Football | November 15, 2013

    Wildcats’ defense clamping down on opponents

    As the Kansas State football team has surged in recent weeks, much of the attention has gone to the emergence of the offense and the improved play of quarterbacks Jake Waters and Daniel Sams. But the other side of the ball has been making strides,

  • Women's Basketball | November 15, 2013

    Young brings versatility, explosiveness to Cats’ lineup

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    The last time coach Deb Patterson started four freshmen, Kansas State’s current foursome of young starters were barely even 10-years-old. Until last Friday’s regular-season opener, the last time the Wildcats had four freshmen in their starting lineup was 2005, a group that included JoAnn

  • Women's Basketball | November 15, 2013

    K-State WBB signs three to 2014-15 class

    Kansas State women’s basketball coach Deb Patterson announced the signing of three players to National Letters of Intent (NLI) during the early signing period on Thursday. The new additions to K-State’s 2014-15 class include forward McKenna Treece and guards Shaelyn Martin and Lauren

  • Volleyball | November 15, 2013

    KSU volleyball invades Lawrence looking for a win

    The Kansas State volleyball team is looking to ride the wave of some recent success to a Sunflower Showdown victory over No. 23 Kansas in a 6:30 p.m. match Saturday at Horejsi Family Athletics Center in Lawrence. “KU is tough,” said junior middle blocker and reigning

  • Manhattan High School | November 14, 2013

    Indians bracing for top-ranked Derby

    Manhattan head football coach Joe Schartz knows it will take a special effort from his team to upset the top-seeded Derby Panthers in the second round of the Class 6A playoffs Friday night at Bishop Stadium. The Panthers are riding a nine-game winning streak after

  • Local | November 14, 2013

    Westmoreland soldier honored as 1,600 flags line funeral route

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    WAMEGO — The streets of Wamego were lined with American flags Thursday to honor a fallen soldier. Sgt. Forrest Robertson, originally from Westmoreland but stationed at Fort Stewart in Georgia with the 3rd Infantry Division, died Nov. 3 in Afghanistan, and people from all over the state

  • Local |Education | November 14, 2013

    Students help with clothing drive

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    It’s amazing how similar a swarm of bees and a group of children can look. More than 30 kids descended upon the Lee Elementary annex Wednesday to help sort clothes, shoes and school supplies for the USD 383 homeless student program. The group of fourth-, fifth-

  • Columns | November 14, 2013

    An evening conversation: Camelot

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    It shouldn’t have been a surprise. In Tuesday’s paper, we ran one fairly short story — asking folks who remembered the events of Nov. 22, 1963, to share their recollections. With the 50th anniversary of President Kennedy’s assassination coming up in just eight days, we’

  • Local |Government, Politics | November 14, 2013

    County contends with concealed gun law

    The plan is business as usual. County commissioners didn’t exactly go out on a limb while deciding how to secure county buildings — now required as part of a new state law. County counselor Clancy Holeman said the commission didn’t have to actually secure

  • Local |Education | November 14, 2013

    Principals report to school board

    Principals discussed both accomplishments and struggles of their elementary schools Wednesday during the USD 383 school board’s site council meeting. This was the first of two site council events, with the second scheduled for January. The principals at Bluemont, Lee, Marlatt, Ogden and Woodrow Wilson


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