Thursday, June 30, 2016


  • Obituaries | August 25, 2014


    Rosa Jones, 69, of Manhattan, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home & Cremation, Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | August 25, 2014


    Frederick M. Doza, 84, of Leonardville, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Funeral services are pending with Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home, Riley.

  • Local |Business | August 24, 2014

    Aggieville planning blowout for 125th

    Aggieville is planning a big bash next month to celebrate its 125th birthday. Kansas’ oldest business district will mark the occasion by closing down Moro for a street fair and dance Sept. 20. The festivities will include a 63-foot Ferris wheel in the Varney’s Bookstore

  • Arts & Leisure | August 24, 2014

    Bridal expo, hypnotist, Irish dancers and more

    TODAY Flint Hills Bridal Expo, noon-4 p.m. Featuring wedding professionals from the area showcasing their services. Four Points by Sheridan.   The Columbian Theatre celebrates the 10th anniversary of “Hoo Haw,” 2 p.m. Hoo Haw is a comedy performance sure to make you laugh.

  • Local |Business | August 24, 2014

    Kicking up their boots, raising funds at Cattle Baron’s Ball


    Combine equal parts dancing, drinks and food with friends and a scenic view, then stir in fundraising for a worthy cause. That was the Cattle Baron’s Ball on Saturday night. Now in its fifth year, the event attracted more than 400 cowboys and cowgirls to

  • Local |Business | August 24, 2014

    Viral challenge for ALS floods Manhattan


    A wave of ice bucket challenge videos is flooding the nation, and not even Manhattan is safe. Everyone from former President George W. Bush to Justin Timberlake is pouring buckets of cold water over their heads to raise awareness and money for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis,

  • August 24, 2014

    Museum shows how WWI continues to affect the present


    KANSAS CITY, MO. – Standing on the glass bridge that carries you back a full century, you cannot miss the sea of reddish-gold poppies beneath you. There are 9,000 of the artificial flowers, each one representing a thousand members of the military who died in World War

  • Off The Beat | August 24, 2014

    No more invigorating Augusts


    If the roads seem a little more crowded this week, it’s because almost 25,000 students are starting classes Monday. It’s move-in weekend at K-State, and it makes me nostalgic for my recently finished college years. I graduated from the University of Nebraska in May 2013

  • Volleyball | August 24, 2014

    Frankfort native leads Cats into 2014


    Chelsea Keating remembers how it felt when she was a freshman, trying to fit in and understand the complexity of what was going on — doing it all on the Big 12 stage. The fifth-year senior from Frankfort says she tries to keep those things in mind

  • Local |Business |Kansas State University | August 24, 2014

    KSU offering Series 7 prep course for financial planners

    The personal financial planning program at Kansas State University is offering a first-of-its-kind credit course that prepares students to take the general securities licensing exam. The exam, called Series 7, is required by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority of registered representatives within broker-dealer financial services firms.

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