Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency |Traffic | March 31, 2014

    Marysville teen killed in crash

    A 17-year-old Valley Heights High School student died after a single-vehicle collision Sunday morning. Seth McKay of Marysville died around 7 a.m. when his vehicle veered off of Highway 77 and struck a tree. McKay was headed north and hit the tree on the west side

  • Neighbors | March 31, 2014

    Artist’s paintings bring her together with children


    Though they’re depicted as light and whimsical, local artist Ann Carter paints birds that have a deeper meaning under their aesthetic beauty. Carter’s paintings, including a bird series, currently are displayed in the Strecker-Nelson Gallery in downtown Manhattan. “It’s sort of the

  • Letters | March 31, 2014

    Generosity led to success of Adopt-A-Family program

    To the Editor: The women of Junior League of the Flint Hills would like to thank the Manhattan community for its support of the Adopt-A-Family program during the Christmas season. We are very appreciative of the individuals, organizations, groups and businesses that were donors for

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | March 31, 2014

    ‘Anton in Show Business’ comes to Purple Masque

    Kansas State University’s K-State Theatre will present the madcap comedy “Anton in Show Business” by Jane Martin at 7:30 p.m. April 3-5 in East Stadium’s Purple Masque Theatre. This play follows three actresses across the footlights, down the rabbit hole and into a

  • Local |Kansas State University | March 31, 2014

    Everyone invited to slow down, view art at K-State

    The Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art is inviting everyone to slow down and enjoy a special day appreciating some special art. The Kansas State University art museum is taking part in the sixth annual global Slow Art Day on Saturday, April 12. From 10 a.m.

  • March 31, 2014


    Marceil Deane Hoke, 89, of Manhattan, died Saturday at her home in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Oct. 29, 1924, in Winfield. She was the daughter of Edward and Hazel Rogers. On Aug. 25, 1941, in Manhattan she was united in marriage

  • Obituaries | March 31, 2014


    Thomas Mencl, 61, died Thursday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born on Aug. 5, 1952 in Chicago, Ill. Memorial services for Mr. Mencl will be announced at a later date by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Obituaries | March 31, 2014


    Aura R. “Oly” Church, 80, died Sunday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was born on Feb. 18, 1934. A complete obituary and Funeral Service information will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Obituaries | March 31, 2014


    Nilwon D. Kraushaar, 84, of Frankfort, died Sunday at the Frankfort Community Care Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Tennis | March 31, 2014

    KSU tennis falls at home to Cowgirls

    The 61st-ranked Kansas State tennis team pushed four singles matches into a third set on Sunday, but No. 23 Oklahoma State held off the Wildcats for a 5-1 win at the Mike Goss Tennis Stadium. K-State has now dropped three straight matches and is 8-8 overall

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