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  • Manhattan High School | October 12, 2014

    MHS soccer blanks Topeka High, 2-0

    After an uninspiring effort in its win over Hayden on Tuesday, the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team bounced back against the Topeka High Trojans Saturday afternoon in a makeup game following Thursday’s rain out. The Indians won 2-0 and dominated throughout the match, outshooting

  • Manhattan High School | October 12, 2014

    Indians compete at Haskell Invitational

    Every year, Manhattan head cross country coach Susan Melgares builds in a week of rest for many of her varsity athletes toward the end of the season. The break is designed to prepare her teams for the grind of the last three weeks of the

  • Area Schools | October 12, 2014

    Red Raiders win wild game, 20-14

    Whs1.phatch

    WAMEGO — A last-minute touchdown to close each half, a special teams score, a goal-line stand and a game-saving tackle were all it took for Wamego to outlast the weather, and Concordia in a 20-14 back-and-forth win Friday night. “That was wild,” said Red Raider head

  • Manhattan High School | October 12, 2014

    Indians take 5th at home invite

    Vball1.phatch

    The Manhattan High volleyball team took fifth place in the Manhattan Invitational Saturday, dominating Junction City and Gardner-Edgerton in the consolation bracket easily. In an eight-team tournament with five teams over .500, the Indians came close to getting through to the championship bracket, but lost a

  • Area Schools | October 12, 2014

    Falcons edge St. Marys

    At St. Marys, the Riley County Falcons took a 22-0 lead into halftime, but had to fend off the comeback attempt of a Bears in the second half. The Falcons won 38-30, but St. Marys did enough in the final two quarters to make the

  • Area Schools | October 12, 2014

    Silver Lake whips Rock Creek

    At Silver Lake, the Eagles took a 42-0 lead to halftime in a dominant effort over the Rock Creek Mustangs. Silver Lake went on to complete the shutout in the second half. Rock Creek amassed just 79 yards of offense in the loss, and gave up 445.

  • Area Schools | October 12, 2014

    Pike Valley 40, Frankfort 14

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats came up short against Pike Valley in a district matchup. Jase Suther rushed for 103 yards, while Adam Kenworthy threw a pair of touchdowns to receiver Ryan Kraushaar, who finshed with 55 yards on three catches. Kenworthy also threw four interceptions. Frankfort (2-4)

  • Area Schools | October 12, 2014

    Linn 48, BV-Randolph 0

    At Randolph, Linn shut out the Blue Valley Rams in a dominant effort in a matchup of Twin-Valley League schools. Game information and individual statistics were not available. Blue Valley (0-6) travels to Southern Cloud next week.

  • Books | October 12, 2014

    ‘Close Call’ has grip on tension, plot

    Dame Stella Rimington knows the intelligence business. She joined Britain’s Security Service — MI5 — in 1968 and did a little of everything in the ensuing years. She was involved in counter-espionage, counter-terrorism and counter-subversion before becoming the first woman named MI5’s director general in 1992. Rimington

  • Books | October 12, 2014

    Top Ten teens’ choice books cover magic, love, loss and yes, superheroes

    Keri.mills

    The Teens’ Top Ten is a teens’ choice list sponsored by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA). Each year, teens nominate their favorite books from the previous year. Nominations are posted in April, and teens ages 12-18 can vote on their favorite titles. The


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