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  • Obituaries | November 21, 2013

    ELIZABETH ANN REED

    Elizabeth Ann Reed, 71, of Riley, died Wednesday at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on June 2, 1942, in Rolla, Mo., the daughter of Robert Joseph and Anna Mae (Fleming) Keller. She was married on

  • Editorials | November 21, 2013

    Unanimous vote gratifying

    We’re delighted that the Manhattan City Commission has finally approved expansion of the Manhattan Public Library and that the vote Tuesday was unanimous. City Commissioner Wynn Butler, more concerned about the project’s potential impact on city debt than of the expansion itself, had

  • Arts, Leisure | November 21, 2013

    Gold Orchestra celebrates 25 years

    Plan.your.week1

    For the past 25 years, the Gold Orchestra has been entertaining Flint Hills folks and audiences around the world. K-State music professor David Littrell started the orchestra to give young string musicians an opportunity to perform and gain a love for classical music. To celebrate their 25

  • Local |Business | November 21, 2013

    Pawn Stars to feature Big Boy

    The episode of the TV show Pawn Stars that features Manhattanite Rusty Wilson offering an iconic sign for sale airs Thursday night at 9 p.m. The show is on the History Channel. Wilson was willing to take his giant Original Bob’s Big Boy sign —

  • Men's Basketball | November 21, 2013

    Charlotte powers past K-State, 68-61

    Poor shooting plagued Kansas State again. Shooting 18 percent from 3 and 36 percent from the field, the Wildcats lost to Charlotte, 68-61, in the opening game of the Puerto Rico Tip Off Thursday morning, in San Juan, P.R. The Wildcats (2-2) will face the loser of

  • November 21, 2013

    Wildcats fall to Charlotte 58-61 in Puerto Rican tournament

    SAN JUAN, P.R. — Poor shooting plagued Kansas State again. Shooting 18 percent from 3-point range and 36 percent from the field, the Wildcats lost to Charlotte, 68-61, in the opening game of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off tournament Thursday morning. The Wildcats (2-2) will face the loser

  • Women's Basketball | November 21, 2013

    Shockers stun young Wildcats, 69-46

    There are some nights having size and a deep bench just doesn’t matter. Wednesday was one of them, as Wichita State marched into Bramlage Coliseum and handed the Kansas State women’s basketball team its second straight blowout loss. The Shockers jumped on the

  • Volleyball | November 21, 2013

    Pelger leads K-State to sweep over Bears

    A strong all-around performance by Kaitlynn Pelger helped fuel the multifaceted sweep the Kansas State volleyball team unleashed on Baylor Wednesday night at Ahearn Field House. (Kansas State’s Taylor Johnson hammers down a kill against Baylor on Wednesday night at Ahearn Field House). The

  • Men's Basketball | November 21, 2013

    Cats lose to Charlotte, 68-61

    Poor shooting plagued Kansas State again. Shooting 18 percent from 3 and 36 percent from the field, the Wildcats lost to Charlotte, 68-61, in the opening game of the Puerto Rico Tip Off this morning, in San Juan, P.R. The Wildcats (2-2) will face the loser of

  • Local |Education | November 20, 2013

    Elementary free-throw contest a heated battle

    Willie.phatch

    It’s hard to resist a tale of redemption.  It came down to sudden death Wednesday in the Marlatt Elementary sixth grade boys division of the Little Apple Optimist Club’s Hoop, Holler ‘N Shoot free throw competition. After more than 60 boys and girls


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