In a program that preaches consistency and constant improvement, Kansas State center B.J. Finney was a natural fit from the very beginning. Coaches and teammates laud the senior for both his leadership abilities and his talent as a blocker, .
For those waiting to see Kansas State play Texas A&M on TV last Saturday, the first few minutes were interrupted by the Wildcats’ next opponent. While the Aggies and Wildcats were underway, Texas Southern was taking No. 25 Michigan .
There’s only one way to celebrate winter during a virtually snow-less December in Manhattan — ice skating safely inside. Hundreds of people laced up their skates Saturday at the Manhattan indoor rink at the GTM Sportswear Family Center in City .
More parents than ever are nervous about concussions when they send their kids out to play high school sports. Area coaches and administrators say that’s not a bad thing. “Legitimate concern is the right attitude,” said Mike Marsh, athletic .
Some area lawmakers will have new duties when the Kansas Legislature convenes on Jan. 12. Republican Rep. Tom Phillips, Manhattan, of the 67th District will sit on four committees this session with two of them being new to the representative. His .
When Pope Francis last week scolded the cardinals, bishops and others who make the Vatican run, it made newspapers the world over. He told his subordinates they were succumbing to 15 weaknesses, including hypocrisy, greed, jealousy and “spiritual Alzheim-er’s.” .
To the Editor, It is with great pride, respect, humility and admiration that I send this letter of thanks and congratulations to all from the K-State and Manhattan community for the Kansas State University Marching Band being awarded the prestigious 2015 .
To the Editor: The spirit of the season was clearly evident Dec. 12 during Manhattan Kiwanis Club’s 64th annual Pancake Feed and Silent Auction. More than 500 people came by to enjoy the food, shop for presents and visit with neighbors .
Joe Cocker died the other day. I didn’t take the news very well, and I found myself tearful many times during the day. Friends were posting on Facebook about his death and how much they enjoyed his music. His .
Let’s go to the Jefferson Cup Invitational. This event is sometimes called the Olympics of wine competitions, where the “best of the best” are selected from wineries in all of America’s wine-making regions. The results are in: Winning .
Lockett has record-breaking year Tyler Lockett could arguably be the best football player in Kansas State history. The wide receiver certainly has the numbers to make the case, especially after a record-breaking senior season in which the youngest of the .
There was no shortage of news for Manhattan in 2014. Mercury editors and reporters nominated 30 stories for this list before trimming it down to the top 11. The No. 1 story this year moved up a spot from 2013’s list, barely edging out 2014’.
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