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  • Obituaries | April 07, 2014


    Julie Ann Roth, 34, of Manhattan, died Saturday at her residence from natural causes. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Nov. 24, 1979, in Hays, the daughter of Marvin G. and Debra A. (Jacobs) Roth. Julie graduated from Manhattan High School in 1999. She

  • Obituaries | April 07, 2014


    Richard Franklin McFadden, 85, died April 3, 2014 at The Cedars Medical unit, McPherson. He was born Sept. 27, 1928 in Riverside, Calif., the son of John Buel and Grace May Baker McFadden. He was a retired over the road truck driver. After moving to Kansas at an early age,

  • Obituaries | April 07, 2014


    Jimmy Lee Burwell, 71, of Leonardville, died Dec. 23, 2013, at the Clay County Medical Center in Clay Center. He was born on Aug. 22, 1942, in Hope, the son of Johnny and Elma (Kappelman) Burwell. A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home

  • Obituaries | April 07, 2014


    Phillip D. Moore, 94, of Zeandale, died Sunday at his residence. He was born on Aug. 18, 1919, in Zeandale. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Baseball | April 07, 2014

    Jayhawks take series from Wildcats

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    Kansas State catcher Blair DeBord said Saturday night that championships are won on Sundays. The Manhattan High product said that following the Wildcats’ Game 2 loss to rival Kansas. If DeBord is right, there would be no championship for the Wildcats on this Sunday, as K-State

  • Tennis | April 07, 2014

    K-State tennis loses at home to Baylor, 5-1

    Kansas State senior Petra Niedermayerova picked up her best win of the spring season in singles action on Sunday, but the 69th-ranked Wildcats were unable to pull off the upset, losing to No. 16 Baylor, 5-1, at the Body First Tennis and Fitness Center in Manhattan.

  • Area Schools | April 07, 2014

    Mustangs split with Wamego

    The Rock Creek softball team traveled to Wamego this past week, splitting a doubleheader with the Red Raiders.  In the opening game Thursday, the Mustangs belted out 22 hits, including 17 RBIs, to win 17-5.  Rock Creek exerted its will early with nine runs in

  • Area Schools | April 07, 2014

    Rock Creek baseball splits with Marysville

    The Rock Creek baseball team split a doubleheader with Marysville on Friday. The Mustangs lost the first game 3-1, but came back to win the night cap 8-4.

  • Area Schools | April 07, 2014

    Riley County takes one from Chapman

    The Riley County softball team opened its season on Friday night in Chapman.  The Falcons beat the Fighting Irish in the first game, 10-6, before dropping the second game, 17-7. Jordan Ummel got her first win of the year in the opener, and had

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 06, 2014

    K-State professor’s work makes international festival


    A group from Kansas State University went to France — and found out it’s similar to Kansas in one particular way. Thirty-five degree mornings. Rainy. Overnight frosting. Sounds a lot like Kansas. “It wasn’t so great,” said Jessica Canfield, KSU assistant professor of landscape

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