Tuesday, September 1, 2015



Lifestyle

  • Obituaries | January 27, 2014

    VIOLET LAWSON BLANCK

    Violet O. Lawson Blanck, 81, Manhattan, died early Monday morning Jan. 27, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on Feb. 8, 1932, on a farm near Longton, the daughter of Harrison and Eliza (Myers) Murphy. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by

  • Letters | January 27, 2014

    True regional transportation would be a big step forward

    To the Editor: It was refreshing to read in Thursday’s Mercury that our county commissioners are championing the creation of regional transportation. This is the first significant step to a regional transportation solution for the Manhattan metropolitan area. Unfortunately, transportation issues in medium-sized cities

  • Baseball | January 27, 2014

    KSU preseason ranked No. 22 by Baseball America

    For the first time in program history, the Kansas State baseball team is ranked in the Perfect Game and Baseball America preseason Top 25 polls. The Wildcats check in at No. 22 in both polls, which is the highest K-State has ever been ranked in any preseason

  • Men's Basketball | January 27, 2014

    Cats open big week with Tech

    The way things have gone in the last week, it seems Kansas State needs its trip home for a game with Texas Tech on Tuesday. Not that the Red Raiders will present an easy challenge for the Wildcats, but it can’t be much tougher

  • Tennis | January 27, 2014

    K-State tennis wins long match vs. Elon

    ATHENS, Ga. — The 55th-ranked Kansas State tennis team bounced back from its season-opening loss on Friday to register a comeback win late Saturday night over No. 75 Elon, 4-3, to conclude its action at the ITA Season Kickoff at the Dan Magill Tennis Center. K-State (0-1)

  • Track & Field | January 27, 2014

    KSU track and field continues hot start to the season

    The Kansas State track and field team finished its January home stretch with yet another dominant performance in the K-State Invitational on Saturday. Much like last weekend, the Wildcats had several athletes reach new personal bests and for the day, the men and women combined

  • Football | January 27, 2014

    Cats land OL commit AJ Allen

    AJ Allen announced his final four schools early Sunday, and by the end of the night, the big offensive lineman’s final decision was known — Kansas State. The 6-foot-7, 315-pound junior college lineman announced his decision to commit to the Wildcats via Twitter. Allen told

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    MCC men win two

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road this weekend and picked up two victories.  MCC defeated Central Christian College of the Bible on Friday night, 80-74, in Moberly, Mo., and then traveled to St. Louis where it defeated St.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Rock Creek takes second at Pott County Duals

    Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide — who all went 5-0 — the Rock Creek wrestling team went 4-1 last Friday night. “We didn’t wrestle very well as a team, but it was enough to get the job done this

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2014

    MHS wrestling fundraiser set for Tuesday at Chipotle

    The Manhattan High wrestling team is having a Chipotle night fundraiser on Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 5-8 p.m.  Come out to Chipotle to support the Indians’ wrestling team and meet the high school wrestlers and coaches. When ordering, please mention you are there to


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.