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  • Obituaries | January 02, 2014

    PAULINE JOSEPHINE DINGER

    Pauline Josephine Dinger, 94, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at Via Christi Regional Medical Center in Wichita.  She was a life-long resident of the area. Pauline was born Oct. 4, 1919, in Osborne, the daughter of George and Sadie Scott William. She attended local schools and graduated

  • Obituaries | January 02, 2014

    EVE GETTYS

    Eve Loleetta Grace Gettys, 63, of Manhattan died Sunday, Dec.29, 2013, at her home, with her family and friends at her bedside. The family provided some of the following information. She was born in Charleston, W. Va., and at age 1 moved to Columbus, Ohio. She graduated from

  • Obituaries | January 02, 2014

    WAYDE BYRD

    Wayde Byrd Sr. died on Dec. 29, 2013, at the age of 88. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on July 2, 1925 in Joes, Colo. His family moved to Manhattan when he was 8 years old. He attended Manhattan schools. He married Lillian Rogers on

  • Obituaries | January 02, 2014

    BILLY JOE WEBB

    Billy Joe Webb, 31, of Riley, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at his residence of natural causes. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Women's Basketball | January 02, 2014

    Woods back from injury early to help Wildcats

    As sure as the sun rises in the east and sets in the west, the recovery time for a torn Achilles tendon is 12 months. Unless you’re Ashia Woods. (Kansas State junior Ashia Woods shoots over a UC Santa Barbara defender on Dec. 15 at Bramlage

  • Men's Basketball | January 02, 2014

    Cats handle Colonials to extend streak

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team was at a crossroads at the end of November. (Kansas State’s Shane Southwell shoots over a George Washington defender on Tuesday at Bramlage Coliseum). K-State was sitting at 3-3, its season needing an upswing after a dreadful

  • January 01, 2014

    K-State men defeat George Washington, 72-55

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team was at a crossroads at the end of November. K-State was sitting at 3-3, its season needing an upswing after a dreadful season-opening loss to Northern Colorado and a seventh-place showing at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off. A goal

  • December 31, 2013

    Cats pound Colonials, 72-55

    The Kansas State men’s basketball team ran its winning streak to eight games on Tuesday, beating George Washington, 72-55, in a New Year’s Eve game at Bramlage Coliseum. With the win, the Wildcats conclude the non-conference schedule with a 10-3 record and open

  • Editorials | December 31, 2013

    Resolve to follow Golden Rule in 2014

    Another year comes to an end tonight, keeping all the calendar companies in business —and likely tempting most of us to make resolutions for 2014. After the ball drop, the parties, the midnight kisses and all the rest of it, what should we be thinking about

  • Local |Police, Courts, Emergency | December 31, 2013

    Search continues for soldier

    The body of a Fort Riley soldier who drowned at Milford Lake has yet to be recovered a week after his death. Area authorities have been searching throughout the week for Thomas Hedrick, 31, since Tuesday morning when he drowned near Charley’s Point in the


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