• Changes must come to MHS

    After much thought, I would like to add my views on the USD 383 educational crises. There is plenty of blame to go around. Gov. Sam Brownback and Re-publicans were overly aggressive in the tax cuts. Those will have negative effects .

  • Authorities seek fugitive with local ties

    The Junction City Police Department and the U.S. Marshal’s Service are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a fugitive wanted by the U.S. Marshal’s Service. The Marshal’s Service believes Heidi Lynn Webster has .


    Charles “Chaz” Martin, 79, of Gardner and formerly of Manhattan, died Saturday, April 18, 2015. The family provided some of the following information. Charles was born July 29, 1935, the son of Robert and Evelyn Martin. He was a longtime resident of Manhattan and worked .


    Judy Lea Dummermuth Benson, 71, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at her home in Wichita. The family provided some of the following information. She was born July 2, 1943, in Waterville, to Frederick M. and Isabelle Sawin Dummermuth. Her parents preceded her in death. Surviving .


    Elizabeth Ann Moyer, 69, of Alta Vista, died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at her home. The family provided some of the following information. She was born April 21, 1946, in Council Grove, the daughter of Fred R. and Marjorie Anemone (Orton) Clark. Her early years .


    Elva Gail Edwards, 93, of Salina, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at Holiday Resort in Salina. The family provided some of the following information. Gail was born in rural Pottawatomie County Jan. 25, 1922, daughter of the late Florence Ellen (Taylor) and Charles E. Cameron. .


    Marian L. Hopper, 88, of Randolph, died Thursday, May 7, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 6, 1926, in Frankfort, the daughter of Albert Preston and Virginia (Horton) Shineman. She married Kenneth E. Hopper Feb. 8, 1948, in Frankfort. He preceded her in .


    Vernell A. Schumacher, 75, of Lincoln, Nebraska, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Vernell worked as office manager for Miller Seed/Horizon See Company for 25 years, then as a library aide at Eisley Library. She was a member of Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church. .


    Elise Marie Massanet, 54, died Tuesday, April 28, 2015, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Aug. 19, 1960, in Leavenworth, to Guy Anson and Elise Ann Moore. Elise Marie .

  • Conlon has been through it all with Cats

    You know you’ve been around awhile when a fellow upperclassman also refers to you as a “grandpa.” Fifth-year senior first baseman Shane Conlon has seen it all as a part of the Kansas State baseball program. He’s held .

  • Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sean McClure scored a hole-in-one on the seventh green at Stagg Hill Golf Club on Thursday. McClure pulled off the achievement from 172 yards out with a 4-iron. It was his first hole-in-one. It was witnessed by Tim McClure..

  • Rock Creek softball sweeps Wabaunsee

    The Rock Creek softball team defeated Wabaunsee in a doubleheader this week, beating the Chargers 5-1 and 11-1 on Tuesday at home. Blair Campbell went 3 for 3 and Abbie Plummer went 2 for 3 with a double in Game 1. Campbell’s seven strikeouts .


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