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  • Obituaries | September 05, 2014

    ALDEN SPARMAN

    Alden Bryce Sparman, Sr., 87, of Plano, Texas, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Plano. The family provided the following information. Alden was born Aug. 12, 1927, in the May Day area in Riley County to Henry Albert and Marghertia (Telford) Sparman. Alden attended Oklahoma State University and served in

  • Obituaries | September 05, 2014

    WINIFRED E. BECK

    Winifred E. Beck, 86, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Newman Hospital in Emporia. The family provided the following information. Winifred was born Feb. 19, 1928, in Manhattan, the daughter of George F. and Alice O. Griffiee Taylor. Winifred attended Manhattan High School and graduated as a member of the

  • Obituaries | September 05, 2014

    GERALD W. KOSTER

    A funeral mass for Gerald Koster, 61, of Carrollton, Texas and formerly of Cawker City, was held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014,  at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Cawker City. Mr. Koster died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at the UT Southwest Medical Center in

  • Football | September 05, 2014

    Waters ready to lead Cats into Ames for Big 12 opener

    If home is truly where the heart is, then Jake Waters could be in for one heck of a big day on Saturday when he returns to Iowa to face the Cyclones. The Kansas State quarterback played his high school ball in Council Bluffs, Iowa,

  • Football | September 05, 2014

    Cats ride dynamic ground attack to ISU

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    North Dakota State gave Kansas State 302 reasons to believe it can run the ball against Iowa State. The Bison ran over, around and through the Cyclones last weekend in Ames, and in doing so, cruised to an easy 34-14 victory at Jack Trice Stadium. North

  • Football | September 05, 2014

    Freshman Lee off to hot start

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    Fans watching Elijah Lee make his career debut at linebacker Saturday against Stephen F. Austin were probably caught off guard when the true freshman recorded a pair of sacks and a forced fumble. Count Kansas State senior captain Jonathan Truman among those who were not

  • Volleyball | September 05, 2014

    Cats roll to sweep against Arkansas

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    Efficient offense, led by three players posting double-digit kills, helped the Kansas State volleyball team’s return to Bramlage Coliseum end in triumph Thursday night. K-State never trailed in the opening match of the Varney’s Invitational, sweeping Arkansas 25-18, 25-15, 25-16. “I thought we

  • Manhattan High School | September 04, 2014

    Fraley, Lei return for MHS tennis

    With just six varsity spots, tennis is often more about quality than quantity when it comes to players. The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team returns just three varsity players from a year ago, but two of those players made it to the state tennis tournament,

  • Manhattan High School | September 04, 2014

    Manhattan opens against experienced T-Birds

    While not all of them played, a good portion of Manhattan High’s football roster remembers the disappointment and dissatisfaction of making the trip to Shawnee and losing to the Mill Valley Jaguars, 26-21, in last year’s season opener. As a new group of

  • Movies | September 04, 2014

    Not much new in latest horror film — and that’s not bad

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    It may be useful to think of horror movies as a special kind of cinematic thing. Let’s say they are all versions of the same classic thing, with essentially the same story, the same kinds of incidents, established conventions about technique—so that right


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