USD 383 could purchase 480 new textbooks and 396 computers if the Manhattan-Ogden school board approves staff recommendations. The recommendations for those purchases, as well as the completion of a couple maintenance projects, will come before the school board at a 6:30 p.m. .
To the Editor: I recommend voting for Linda Morse for City Commission. During the past 20 years, I have served on several local boards with her. She works hard and is dedicated to creating a livable community for all citizens. Her .
To the Editor: The office of city commissioner should be filled with individuals who are knowledgeable with having to balance multimillion-dollar budgets and minimizing debt. John Ball, Wynn Butler and Mike Dodson are the only candidates who have this experience. .
Katie RaeAnn (Watt) Bradbury, 34, of Manhattan, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Katie was born Aug. 11, 1980, in McCook, Nebraska, the daughter of Charles Edward and Kathy Rae (.
Jean Frances (Dekat) Lauer, 89, of Westmoreland, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Good Samaritan Valley Vista Care Home in Wamego, where she resided for the past six months. She was a lifelong resident of the Flush and Westmoreland area. The family provided .
Margarete Donnert, 83, of Manhattan, died Monday, March 30, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Margarete was born Jan. 17, 1932, in Innsbruck, Austria, the daughter of Joseph and Anna (Nones) Karner. Mrs. Donnert .
LaVonne M. Pierce, 81, formerly of St. George, died Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Kiowa Manor District Hospital in Kiowa. The family provided some of the following information. LaVonne was born in Red Oak, Iowa, on Oct. 28, 1933, the daughter of the late .
After sending all six of its varsity members to the Class 6A state tennis meet last spring, head boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen is looking to build on that performance and achieve even more this season. Allen, who took over .
Incoming Kansas State freshman Dean Wade continued to add to his list of accolades on Monday, as the St. John senior was selected as Mr. Kansas Basketball by the Kansas Basketball Coaches Association (KBCA). Wade becomes the seventh Wildcat to .
For 10 years, Kansas State’s Laurie Koehn owned or shared the NCAA Division I record for career 3-pointers with 392. The guard from Hesston scored more than 1,700 points in her career with the Wildcats from 2001-05, twice finishing at least 100 3-pointers .
The Kansas basketball coaches association honored a few area players in its yearly all-state teams this week. Earning first team honors were Wamego’s Lanie Page (Class 4A-DI), Valley Heights’ Sidney Blackburn (1A-DI) and Rock Creek’s Caron Becker (4A-DII). .
Playing up one age group in the 12-and-under division, the U11 MHK United boys soccer team won the championship last weekend at the April Fool’s Futbol Festival in Lawrence. MHK United went 2-1 in pool play with a 5.
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