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Lifestyle

  • Arts, Leisure | September 13, 2013

    ‘Playtime’ to exhibit antique toys

    A new exhibit, Playtime, will open to the public Sunday in the auditorium gallery of the Geary County Historical Museum at the corner of Sixth and Adams streets in Junction City. The opening is being done in conjunction with the historical society’s annual Fall

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2013

    Indians to host Emporia at new-look Bishop Stadium

    Mike Marsh isn’t sure exactly how long it’s been, but he knows he’s wanted Bishop Stadium to have artificial turf for at least five years now. While the Manhattan High boys’ soccer team opened their season weeks ago on the turf, tonight’

  • Editorials | September 13, 2013

    Honors deserved for young scholars

    Students don’t become National Merit semifinalists by cramming the night — or even the weeks — before tests. They acquire the body of knowledge over the course of their elementary and secondary educations. They generally do so with the support of parents, which manifests itself in

  • General Activities | September 13, 2013

    Harkin wins in Tulsa

    Daniel Harkin of Manhattan won the championship in the boys 12-and-under division at the Tulsa Outdoor Futures tennis tournament in Oklahoma this past weekend. Harkin defeated Demir Capan of Overland Park in the finals, 6-2, 6-4. Harkin knocked off Zachary Vaughn of Oklahoma 6-3, 6-0

  • Obituaries | September 13, 2013

    Betty Kleiner

    Betty Kleiner, 88, of Manhattan, died Thursday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan.

  • Manhattan High School | September 13, 2013

    Indians go 1-2 at Shawnee Heights

    Every year, the Manhattan High volleyball team gets the chance to measure itself against some of the state’s top volleyball teams at the Shawnee Heights quadrangular meet. Between Silver Lake (No. 2 in Class 3A), Seaman (No. 6 in 5A), Shawnee Heights (No. 2 in 5A) and

  • Columns | September 13, 2013

    Welfare is the goal for millions

    There are many negatives about the Obama administration and the president’s quest to “transform America.” There is one that I believe is the most egregious and will be his legacy. Why the worst? Because his policies and programs on welfare are destroying the American

  • Letters | September 13, 2013

    Huelskamp is a steadfast, honorable conservative

    To the Editor: I attended Congressman Tim Huelskamp’s town hall meeting August 16, and I have read the letters by Karl Kramer and Maggie Davis. Obviously they both support gay marriage, which Rep. Huelskamp does not.  Rep. Huelskamp told us he does not and

  • Letters | September 13, 2013

    MHS volleyball seniors grateful for support of team

    To the Editor: On behalf of the Manhattan High School volleyball team, we — Kaci Cink, Jessie Kujawa, Aubrey Jung, Lauren Goralczyk, Michaela Braun and Erica Hairgrove — would like to say a big “Thank you” to the Man-hattan community for supporting our program through our cookie

  • Football | September 13, 2013

    Wildcats adapting to life with two quarterbacks

    Sports art.phatch

    Kansas State coach Bill Snyder always seems to have a plan for everything. He has Plan A, Plan B and Plan C, and then probably 100 more after that, preparing for every possible scenario that could conceivably take place. Yet, jokingly, he said this week that


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