• McRell withdraws from road rage case

    Larry McRell, who has represented the man who allegedly shot 27-year-old Casey Lindley in the forehead after a road rage incident, announced Thursday morning he is withdrawing from the case. McRell, who until Thursday morning represented Tierre Wall, 26, told Judge .

  • Lambert, Queal lead Indians to state Tennis3.phatch

    On paper, pairing the junior tandem of Kirkland Lambert and Collin Queal into a formidable doubles team made a lot of sense. The two are both gifted tennis players and have been friends long enough to have good camaraderie on .

  • MHS golfers take 3rd at Alvamar

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team took third place at the Lawrence High Invitational at Alvamar Golf Course on Wednesday, finishing six strokes out of first place behind Shawnee Mission East and Blue Valley North. The Indians shot a 315 to .

  • Feinstein brings a taste of Sinatra to McCain stage Christopher.conner1

    The final show in the McCain Performance Series for 2014-2015 brought award-winning entertainer Michael Feinstein to Manhattan on Mother’s Day, May 10. More than a performer,  Feinstein works to preserve, celebrate and perpetuate the history of American popular song. .

  • Graduates earn congratulations

    This weekend — graduation weekend — is one of the most glorious of the entire year. The accomplishments of about 3,400 Kansas State University students, 2,600 of whom are receiving bachelor’s degrees, will be celebrated during a succession of ceremonies Friday and Saturday .

  • Hearing for shooting near Aggieville set for June 5

    Judge William Malcolm scheduled on Monday a preliminary hearing for a Manhattan man who in April allegedly fired at least two bullets from a gun near 11th and Fremont streets. Dontay Tabron, 21, was arrested and faces charges for aggravated battery .

  • KSU program selects 14 startup ventures to help

    The Center for the Advancement of Entrepreneurship at Kansas State University has selected 14 high-potential startup ventures for participation in the university’s second Launch a Business program, powered by KS State Bank. The selected businesses will take part in a .


    Margaret Cynthia Wanamaker Anderson, 82, formerly of Waterville, died peacefully on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Sunrise of Overland Park. Survivors include her three daughters, Rebecca (Glenn) Gillihan of Clinton, Missouri, Cynthia (Michael) Langford of Dallas, Texas, and Jean (Gary) Diener of Olathe; .


    Betty Jean Padgett, 89, of rural Westmoreland, died on Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. Betty was born in St. Joseph, Missouri, on Nov. 29, 1925. She was the daughter of Charles “Frank” Franklin Willard Sr. and Lela J. (Chambers) .


    Mary Margaret Finney Jacobs Roberts, 85, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Via Christi Hospital following a brief but valiant battle with leukemia. The family provided some of the following information. Mary was born on June 28, 1929, at the family farm in .

  • Graduation ceremonies, Truckstop Honeymoon and more

    It’s graduation weekend in the MHK. K-State graduation starts Friday. For a complete list of the graduation ceremonies, visit Manhattan High School graduation is at 2 p.m. on Sunday in Bramlage Coliseum. In between ceremonies and grad .

  • Cats’ postseason hopes hang on KU series

    It all comes down to one weekend series. One year after missing the Big 12 tournament, the Kansas State baseball team goes into its final series of the regular season needing at least two wins to ensure its season will continue. .


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