• McAtee leads MHS boys past Junior Blues Mhsboys23.phatch

    In Friday night’s loss to Topeka High, Pierson McAtee didn’t play his best game. The senior forward missed a dunk, as well as six free throws in the team’s only loss of the season. Against Washburn Rural, .


    Arlene Kay Shepherd, 52, Oskaloosa, died Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, at Hickory Pointe Care and Rehab Center in Oskaloosa. Arlene was born on Sept. 23, 1961, in Onaga to Ernest and Mary Belle (Teter) Shepherd. She attended school in Havensville and was homemaker, helping her .

  • Hot-shooting Rural routs MHS girls, 65-45 Mhsbball3.phatch

    The Washburn Rural girls’ basketball team is not a squad with a reputation for shooting — or making — a lot of 3-pointers this season. Against Manhattan Tuesday night, the Junior Blues certainly looked capable. Rural hit its first six 3-pointers in .

  • Riley County boys top St. Marys

    At St. Marys, the Riley County boys used a big third quarter to overcome a slight halftime deficit and beat St. Marys 50-36 on Tuesday. The Falcons led 11-8 after one quarter, but the Bears took the lead before halftime .


    William Robert Rogers, Jr., 49, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at his residence. He was born on May 30, 1965, in Westmoreland and had been a lifetime area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral .

  • Centralia 50, Frankfort 36

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats scored two points in the second quarter and couldn’t recover in a 50-36 loss to Centralia at home. Centralia led 14-12 after the first period, but outscored Frankfort 16-2 in the second quarter to take .


    Ramona Marie Simon Huxman, 77, died Monday, Dec. 22, 2014. The family provided some of the following information. She was the daughter of the late Ted and Marie Simon. She is survived by Don, her husband of 56 years; daughter, Sandra Dunbar and husband .

  • Valley Heights 62, Clifton-Clyde 39

    At Clyde, Valley Heights held Clifton-Clyde to four points in the third quarter on Wednesday, on the way to a 62-39 win. The Mustangs led 24-23 at halftime, but outscored Clifton-Clyde 21-4 in the third quarter to pull away. Valley .

  • Wamego 56, Jefferson West 48

    At Wamego, the Red Raiders overcame an early deficit to win 56-48 against Jefferson West on Wednesday. Jeff West led 18-13 after the first quarter, but the Red Raiders cut the lead to 25-21 by halftime. The Red Raiders outscored .

  • Axtell 66, BV-Randolph 24

    At Randolph, Axtell outscored the Blue Valley Rams by 30 in the first half to ease to a 66-24 win. Axtell outscored the Rams 12-2 in the first half and then extended its lead by 20 in the second quarter. Blue Valley .

  • Riley County 53, St. Marys 25

    At St. Marys, Riley County held St. Marys scoreless in the third quarter on the way to a 53-25 win on the road. The Falcons led 33-17 at halftime before extending that lead to 41-17 going into the final period. .

  • Rossville 59, Rock Creek 46

    At Flush, Rossville used a big fourth quarter to pull away from and beat Rock Creek on Wednesday. The Mustangs had the game tied at 24 at the half, but Rossville took a four-point lead going into the fourth quarter. The .


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