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  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Wamego 57, Council Grove 28

    At Council Grove, the Red Raiders led 24-16 at halftime before turning it on in the third quarter, using a 14-2 run to build its lead to 18 heading into the fourth quarter and win going away. Top-ranked Wamego (13-0, 4-0 NCKL) was led by Kaylee

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Horton 51, Rock Creek 38

    In the first round of the 37th annual Hiawatha Girls Invitational, Rock Creek faced second-seeded Horton and kept the game within arm’s reach in the first half, trailing by seven at the break. The Mustangs trailed by six heading into the fourth quarter, but

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Wakefield 61, BV-Randolph 59, OT

    At Randolph, Wakefield got just enough from its boys in overtime to get a road win over the Blue Valley Rams. Blue Valley scored 26 points in the fourth quarter in forcing overtime, but were outscored 7-5 in the extra four-minute period. Zach Rootring led Blue

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Rossville 60, Frankfort 44

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats hung tough against Rossville through the first quarter, keeping the game tied at 15, but found themselves down by seven at halftime and trailing by 15 heading into the fourth quarter. Frankfort (2-10, 0-6 Twin Valley) got 21 points from Lucas Adams to lead

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Valley Heights 62, Linn 29

    At Linn, the Valley Heights boys pounded the Linn Bulldogs, leading 38-16 at halftime and continuing the rout in the second half. Valley Heights (11-2, 6-1 Twin Valley) was led by Charles Musil and Elijah Smith with 15 points each, with Quentin Blaske adding 10. The Mustangs

  • Area Schools | January 29, 2014

    Council Grove 55, Wamego 54

    At Council Grove, the Red Raiders led by four with a minute to play at Council Grove, but came up short in the final seconds against the Braves, with Council Grove hitting a 3-pointer and knocking down a pair of free throws to take the

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 29, 2014

    Presentation on Mandela’s legacy scheduled at K-State

    Like many who dedicate their lives to a social cause, Linda Biehl’s story is personal. She believes in justice through peace and reconciliation — called restorative justice — and not retribution. So did her daughter, Amy Biehl, who was killed in an act of political violence

  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts, Leisure | January 29, 2014

    ‘God of Carnage’ on K-State stage

    K-State Theatre will kick off the spring semester with “God of Carnage,” a dark comedy by Yasmina Reza, at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 6-8 and Feb. 13-15, and at 2:30 p.m. Feb. 16, all in the Mark A. Chapman Theatre in Kansas State University’s Nichols Hall. “

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 29, 2014

    Diversity lecture planned at KSU

    Jay Siebenmorgen, design principal at the global architecture firm NBBJ, will deliver the annual College of Architecture, Planning & Design’s Diversity Lecture as part of Kansas State University’s Martin Luther King Jr. Observance Week. The lecture will be at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30,

  • Obituaries | January 29, 2014


    Carrol Paul Umscheid, 79, of Topeka, died Monday at his home. He was born in Flush on March 12, 1934. He graduated from Flush High School in 1954.  He joined the U.S. Air Force in Enid, Okla. in July 1954, stationed at Vance Air Force Base. He was

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