The 1st Infantry Division’s headquarters will case its colors in a ceremony at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at Fort Riley’s Victory Park in preparation for its deployment to the Central Command area of responsibility. About 200 Soldiers from the Division Headquarters and Headquarters Battalion
Douglas Henry Weyerts, 56, of Hartland, Vt., died suddenly on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014. The family said Doug died doing what he loved to do — celebrating the harvest festival outdoors with children at school. Doug was born in Aiken, S.C., on June 12, 1958, the fifth out
Larry M. Patton, 79, of Manhattan, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014, at his residence. He was born on Aug. 15, 1935, in Larned. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502.
Helen Meryl Mansfield, 107, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. She was born on April 4, 1907, in Admire, the daughter of Jacob Thierer Martin and Ida Mae (Hauserman) Martin. Meryl spent her early years
Forrest Doyle Denney, 73, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 25, 1941, in Garnett, the son of Forrest James and Madena (Cranston) Denney. Mr. Denney was a lifetime Kansas resident.&
C. Hugh Alford, 91, of Manhattan, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.
Coming off of back-to-back Big 12 road wins for the first time since 2012, the Kansas State volleyball team returns to host Iowa State for a 7 p.m. match on Wednesday at Ahearn Field House. Even in victory — most recently a 3-0 sweep at Texas Tech that
The Big 12 Conference and ESPN have announced that Kansas State’s October 18 game at Oklahoma will kick off at 11 a.m., and be televised nationally by ESPN. The contest will be the third this season for the Wildcats on ESPN family of networks after falling
The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team went 6-0 on Saturday to win the Centennial League freshman volleyball tournament. The wins raise the team’s season record to 24-3. The Indians opened pool play Saturday by defeating Emporia 25-7, 25-16, with Josie Hilgers, Meg Auten and
The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team played its final home matches of the season with a sweep of Seaman and Abilene. In the first match against Seaman, EMS took care of business early with kills from outside hitters Elise Funk and Malary Tajchman
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