• 4-H foundation names new president, CEO

    Former K-State student body president Jake Worcester has been named president and CEO of the Kansas 4-H Foundation. The foundation announced the selection by its board of trustees on Thursday. Currently serving as an assistant secretary for the Kansas Department .

  • Kansas Day events brought history to life at Northview

    To the Editor: On Jan. 22, Northview Elemen-tary School had a Kansas Day Celebration.  It was an “Oz”some day. Volunteers and staff joined to create unbelievable memories for our students. The day began with a school assembly celebrating our .

  • K-State awards 3 $80,000 Presidential Scholarships

    Kansas State University has awarded Presidential Scholarships, the largest award in the state, to three Kansas high school seniors. The university received 258 applications, and a selection committee chose eight student finalists to interview for the Presidential Scholarship on Jan. 26. Of .

  • Corporate bankruptcy won’t affect local store Radioshack1.phatch

    Manhattan’s RadioShack store will remain open, despite the company’s bankruptcy filing on Thursday. The bankruptcy deal only included corporate stores, not franchise locations like the one in Manhattan, store owner Frank Beer said on Friday. “For us right .


    David L. Miller, 65, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at his residence. He was born Sept. 6, 1949, in Joplin, Mo. He was the son Ralph and Faye (Smisor) Miller. David graduated from Shawnee Mission East High School in 1967 and with his degree .


    Alice M. Stockwell, 88, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at her residence. She was born June 2, 1916, in Havensville and had been a longtime real estate broker in Manhattan. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral .


    Lester Goehring, 92, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born on Feb. 8, 1922. Complete service times and obituary information are pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home..


    Rebecca “Becky” Lee (Smith) Minor, 59, of Spearville, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, after suffering a massive stroke. Becky was born in Topeka on March 11, 1955. She graduated from Seaman High School in 1973, Brown Mackie College in 1975, Fort Hays State University in 1999 and then .


    Don K. Appleton, 78, of Green, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at the Clay County Medical Center in Clay Center. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015,  at the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley with the Rev. Sarah Gill officiating. .

  • K-State baseball looks for turnaround Hill.phatch

    A year ago the Kansas State baseball team and head coach Brad Hill were talking about how the previous season’s NCAA Super Regional berth would propel the Wildcats going forward. Just months after being a couple at-bats away from .

  • Jellison: Spiraling Wildcats are a mess Cut047joel.phatch

    Kansas State coach Bruce Weber and his players like to break games down in boxing terms. If your opponent hits you, you’ve got to hit them back or you’re in trouble. On Wednesday, Texas Tech faced a Wildcat .

  • Wildcats need more from their seniors

    Before the K-State men’s basketball team lost to Texas Tech, head coach Bruce Weber said the rest of the schedule was huge for his two senior contributors Thomas Gipson and Nino Williams. In the 64-47 loss against the Red .


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