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  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Rossville 45, Rock Creek 0

    At Flush, Rossville piled on 35 points in the first half and then cruised to an easy win in the second half, the beating Rock Creek Mustangs, 45-0. Rock Creek (0-3) was hurt by the big play in the game, allowing Rossville to score touchdowns of 29, 59

  • Area Schools | September 21, 2014

    Troy 42, Valley Heights 25

    At Troy, the Mustangs couldn’t get it going until the second half and didn’t have enough in the fourth quarter in a 42-25 loss to Troy. Troy led 20-0 at halftime, scoring all 20 points in the second quarter. But the Mustangs (1-2) made

  • Gardening | September 21, 2014

    Group recommends gardeners test soil periodically

    Greggeyestone1

    The Kansas Healthy Yards and Communities recommendation is to have your soil tested every 3 to 5 years or prior to a new planting. This soil test would identify the soil pH and nutrient levels to determine if turf, shrubs, flowers, food crops and trees have what

  • September 21, 2014

    Kansas native writes tales of NBA

    The little boy dribbled the basketball on the gravel driveway and dreamed of playing in the NBA.  He imagined the announcer saying, “Paul Shirley shoots…it’s good!” Many small town Kansas kids have dreams of playing in the NBA, but today we’ll

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Pottawatomie County hires economic development director

    Jack Allston will be the new executive director of the Pottawatomie County Economic Development Corporation. Allston, who came from Rio Rancho, N.M., began the job on Sept. 1. He has spent almost 40 years in the field of economic development working throughout North America and Canada.

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Action Pact promotes Nicholas Whitney

    Action Pact promoted Nicholas Whitney to director of design and production for Action Pact India (API). Whitney will assume his post in Kolkata, India, on Oct. 1. He will oversee the integration and management of the API office and will be designing workflow and production processes

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Arthur-Green hires associate attorney

    Tracey A. Bamberger has joined Arthur-Green, LLP Law Firm, as an associate attorney. Originally from Lenexa, Tracey attended Kansas State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in philosophy in 2008. She obtained her juris doctor from the University of Texas School of Law in 2011.

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Body First gets new massage therapist

    Body First Wellness and Recreation Center hired Mica Becker for its massage therapy staff. Becker provides professional massage therapy including Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, sports massage, heated stone massage. In addition to massage therapy, she also provides other complimentary body work including aromatherapy. Becker

  • Columns | September 21, 2014

    Problems exist, but Obama’s plan is workable

    President Obama’s Sept. 9 speech on battling ISIL marks an important step forward for this administration. Yet not only do many questions remain, but America will have serious problems implementing it. Indications are that this initiative was not something Obama wanted to do, but rather

  • Court Calendar | September 20, 2014

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, September 22, 2014 9:00 Brown, Jesse Status (14 TR 1130 DUI [1st]) JWG III 9:00 Bryant, Daeshawn Arr. (14 CR 254 Consp. To Dist. Drugs, etc) BKD III 9:00 Decann, Nicholas SENTENCING (14 CR 164 DUI) KSL III 9:00 Duke, Brian Appear (14 CR 452 Domestic Battery) JJC III 9:00 Fowler, Keneith Status (14 CR 358 Batt. DV) JJC III 9:00 Gambino,


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