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  • Obituaries | September 23, 2014

    ROBERT HENRY KOKENGE

    Robert Henry “Bob” Kokenge, 89, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, at his residence. The family provided the following information. Robert was born on Nov. 29, 1924, east of Baileyville, the son of John and Anna (Deters) Kokenge. Bob graduated from Seneca High School in 1943. He worked as the

  • Obituaries | September 23, 2014

    ELIZABETH LOUISE CRUMP

    Elizabeth Louise Crump, 94, of Manhattan, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. She was born on Feb. 6, 1920, in Burley, Idaho, the daughter of Doris (Marsh) and Lysle Campbell.  Her family moved to Manhattan in 1935, where

  • Obituaries | September 23, 2014

    ALEXANDER BASCOM

    Alexander Bascom, 18, of Manhattan,  died Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at his residence near Keats. He was born on June 13, 1996, in Mbingo, Cameroon, and had been a resident of Manhattan since June of 2011. He was a student at Manhattan High School. Additional obituary information and service times

  • Manhattan High School | September 23, 2014

    MHS tennis drops dual to Lancers

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    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team knew it was in for a challenge Monday afternoon at City Park hosting the Class 6A defending state champions in a dual. The Lancers beat Manhattan 8-2, utilizing their depth to pad their lead against Manhattan’s less-experienced players.

  • Volleyball | September 23, 2014

    Zumach earns third straight Big 12 Rookie of the Week

    For the third week in a row, Kansas State freshman Kylee Zumach was named the Big 12 Rookie of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Zumach shared this week’s award with Lauren Douglass of Texas Tech. The Wildcats’ outside hitter is the first Wildcat to

  • Football | September 23, 2014

    Wallerstedt’s father says ‘the truth will come out’

    John Wallerstedt says the truth about his son, Matt, will come out. Matt Wallerstedt abruptly resigned as Texas Tech’s defensive coordinator last Thursday after just a year and a half on the job. The Manhattan High graduate and former Kansas State linebacker released a

  • Football | September 23, 2014

    Texas Tech football game to kick at 6 p.m. on ESPNU

    The Big 12 Conference and ESPN announced Monday that K-State’s Oct. 4 game against Texas Tech will kick off at 6 p.m. and will be televised nationally by ESPNU. The game will be the first-ever home game for the Wildcats on ESPNU and just the second

  • Baseball | September 23, 2014

    K-State baseball team opens fall camp

    In preparation for the start of the 2015 season in February, the Kansas State baseball team started its first official practices of the fall on Monday. Monday’s practice was the first of 28 at Tointon Family Stadium over the course of the next 45 days, with camp

  • Neighbors | September 22, 2014

    Business sense, duty to community drive Jones’ work

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    Only one person can be the first dean of Kansas State University’s College of Business Administration, and that special title goes to C. Clyde Jones. Being one of K-State’s firsts puts him in the books of university history, but for the last 50 years,

  • Local |Business | September 22, 2014

    Demand surging for bus service

    The number of Manhattanites using public transportation continues to rise. Anne Smith, director of the Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency — otherwise know as aTa Bus — told Riley County commissioners Monday that 29,881 people took advantage of the service in August. That is a large increase from 2013’


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