• Optimist Fury goes 4-3 at Summer Smash

    The Manhattan Optimist Fury U14 fastpitch softball team went 4-3 in the Summer Smash in Basehor over the weekend, improving their overall record to 13-8 on the season. The first game saw the Fury defeat the Chase County Explosion, 11-4, .

  • Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sue Donnelly hit a hole-in-one at on hole No. 14 at Stagg Hill Golf Club on Wednesday. Donnelly used a 9-iron on the 113-yard hole and the shot was witnessed by Sara Ekart, Sally Phillips and Ted Phillips..

  • K-State mourns the loss of George Breidenthal

    Longtime K-State fan and athletics donor George Breidenthal died Tuesday, according to a report from the athletics department. “George was a kind and generous man who was a lifelong friend of K-State,” said K-State Athletic Director John Currie. “His benevolent .

  • K-State women’s basketball to host camp in August

    The Kansas State women’s basketball team and head coach Jeff Mittie will host a group skill instructional camp during three sessions in August. The sessions are available to any and all participants entering grades 9-12 and is limited to .

  • K-State men add three signees

    The Kansas State track and field team announced the signing of three additional student-athletes to National Letters of Intent for the 2016 season. All signees for the men’s squad, the three newest additions make it 18 student-athletes total for the 2015 recruiting .

  • Fans ready for 20th edition of Country Stampede

    Fans are gearing up for this year’s Country Stampede, which marks the 20th year for the four-day event held every summer in Tuttle Creek State Park. The 2015 lineup includes country stars such as Blake Shelton, Florida Georgia Line, Sarah .

  • Jury finds 4 guilty in crack case

    A federal jury in Topeka on Wednesday delivered guilty verdicts against four people involved in a crack cocaine ring uncovered in 2013. The case stems from “Operation ADABAG,” a massive multi-agency investigation that in May 2013 netted 91 arrests and search warrants at 54 .

  • New programs requesting alcohol funds

    The Manhattan City Commission questioned the necessity Tuesday of funding two new programs using alcohol funds. The commission had a work session to allow agencies to present their funding requests. The Special Alcohol Fund Advisory Committee requested $542,112 from the special .

  • Kids learn science behind rocket cars, green screen

    A class of USD 383 Manhattan-Ogden students made, tested, refined and raced water rocket cars Wednesday. The students were participating in the 2015 STEM Summer Institute, a day camp experience through June funded with the help of a $1.7 million U.S. Department .

  • Man arrested again for sex-related crime

    A Manhattan man arrested last week for attempted sex crimes with a teenager has been arrested again for related crimes. Scott Perry, 54, 3016 Kimball Ave., was arrested Thursday on a warrant for attempted sex crimes and solicitation. Police said the warrant .

  • Coaches split on shot clock rule

    Kansas State coach Bruce Weber made his feelings about the new 30-second shot clock known during a summer meeting with media last week. And while the Wildcats’ head coach isn’t a big fan of it, his Big 12 counterparts have .

  • Fourth Colbert Classic began today

    For the fourth consecutive year, the Adams Pro Tour series has returned to Manhattan for the Colbert Charity Classic golf tournament. The event began four years ago, bringing Colbert Hills and Manhattan a professional golf tournament each summer since and .


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