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  • Local |Business | December 22, 2013

    Cosmetic surgeon opens office

    Triple-board certified cosmetic surgeon, Dr. David A. Hendrick, has opened an office in Manhattan at Grand Mere Plaza. He is based out of Salina. Hendrick is currently accepting new patients at the office, Allure Sergical Arts. He specializes in breast surgery, Vasar liposuction, eyelid surgery,

  • Gardening | December 22, 2013

    Pinterest, social media let gardeners share ideas, plant recommendations

    This is the time of the year to dream and hope for a better world. Gardening using our best known practices can help.  I like to forget about climate change and all the other troubles for a moment. Dreaming about plants consumes some of

  • December 22, 2013

    Grocery store in Morland reopens with community foundation’s help

    So what’s in store? No, I don’t mean what is coming up soon. I mean, what is inside the store?  Today we’ll learn about a community which lost its only local grocery store, only to get it back through its community

  • Men's Basketball | December 21, 2013

    Wildcats upset Gonzaga, 72-62

    WICHITA — The Kansas State men’s basketball team recorded another December signature win on Saturday. One year after beating Florida in Kansas City, the Wildcats defeated Gonzaga, 72-62, in the Wichita Wildcat Classic at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. Marcus Foster and Thomas Gipson led

  • Local |Business | December 21, 2013

    Greater Manhattan promotes two

    The executive board of the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation has promoted Vern Henricks president and CEO, and promoted Marla Brandon to vice president of finance. Henricks has served as CEO since starting with the Foundation in February. Henricks earned both his bachelor’s and master’

  • Manhattan High School | December 20, 2013

    MHS boys handle Emporia

    Manhattan had two goals for the first portion of the season, which ended with Friday night’s 66-35 win over Emporia. Finish the first semester undefeated at home? Check. Stay undefeated into the Christmas break? Check. With nearly three weeks before their next game, the

  • Manhattan High School | December 20, 2013

    Indians rout Emporia, 66-40

    The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team rebounded from its first loss of the season to beat the Emporia Spartans 66-40 in a game that was never close. From the opening tip, the Indians took control, leading 17-8 after the first quarter and 34-12 by halftime.

  • Local | December 20, 2013

    Kansas upbringing inspired artist who sculpted Kaw statue

    Artist.phatch

    He rode into town under the cover of darkness, bringing with him a “Peace Offering on the Blue.” Tom Ford, designer of new sculpture gracing the Fourth and Bluemont roundabout that was installed on Thursday, is no stranger to Manhattan — or to Kansas’ western heritage.

  • Local |Kansas State University | December 20, 2013

    Regents policy limits social media use

    University faculty and staff members around the state are likely to become wary of social media use. The Kansas Board of Regents unanimously passed a policy Wednesday that gave universities the authority to suspend, dismiss or fire employees — tenured or otherwise — due to improper use

  • Letters | December 20, 2013

    Observing the Sabbath may ease ‘Sunday night blues’

    To the Editor, In last Friday’s Mercury, an article was printed from the Minneapolis Star-Tribune which described the problem of the “Sunday night blues,” and bemoaned the loss of rest, connection, and contentment which Sundays now represent to many people. Could these significant losses


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