• Sproles, Thomas score touchdowns on Sunday

    While teammate LeSean McCoy got the lion’s share of the carries, Philadelphia running back Darren Sproles finished the day with just as many touchdowns in the Eagles’ 43-24 win over Tennessee on Sunday. Sproles scored on a 4-yard run .

  • Appeals court calls for resentencing in manslaughter case

    A former Kansas State University student who drove drunk and killed two people in a head-on collision will be resentenced after the Kansas Court of Appeals on Friday overturned a departure sentence by Judge John Bosch at Riley County District .

  • 21-year-old Wilson prepares for new job on commission

    In just over a month, 21-year-old K-State student Ben Wilson will be sworn in as the newest Riley County commissioner. The music major beat out incumbent Dave Lewis by 66 votes in the August primary for the 1st District seat. Saturday .

  • New event center in the works for Aggieville

    Plans are in the works for an Aggieville venue for weddings, parties and other events. Currently in the development stages, the Aggieville Event Center will be at 12th and Laramie St. in the parking lot of the southwest part of .

  • Man sentenced to 12 years in Dollar General robbery

    A Topeka man was sentenced Friday to 12 years in federal prison for committing robberies in Manhattan and Topeka. Christopher James Wilhoite, 26, pleaded guilty to two counts of commercial robbery and one count of unlawful possession of a firearm in furtherance .

  • Zumach sets record in win over TCU

    Behind a record-breaking night for freshman Kylee Zumach, the Kansas State volleyball team staved off set point three times in a 3-0 (27-25, 25-14, 27-25) win over TCU Saturday at Ahearn Field House. Zumach, a 6-foot-4 outside hitter from Buffalo, .

  • K-State eager to fix running game Robinsoncolor.phatch

    It’s been six years since Kansas State failed to produce a 500-yard rusher and if things don’t get turned around, the Wildcats might be on the verge of doing it again. When Lamark Brown rushed for a team-best 412 .

  • Wildcats flat in loss at Long Beach Kstatecolor.phatch

    When Kansas State cut the Long Beach State lead to four points late Friday night, the Wildcats were lucky to even be in the game. But as it had all night, things went awry. Wesley Iwundu stole the ball and .

  • K-State’s Galvan places 129th at NCAAs

    Making her second career appearance in the sports championship race, Kansas State senior Laura Galvan placed 129th Saturday at the Division I Women’s Cross Country Championships in Terre Haute, Indiana. Her final of time of 21:25.2 was a season-best at .

  • For K-State football, the 12th man is a crew of 1,000 workers

    At the corner of Kimball and College avenues is a coliseum epic in size, appearance and spectacle. Each fall 50,000 fans arrive for home football games to watch the gladiators in purple and white battle it out for four quarters of .

  • Wildcats shoot to ragged win over Hampton Ksuwbb23.phatch

    Solid 3-point shooting can cover up a lot of warts in college basketball. The Kansas State women’s basketball team exhibited as much Friday night. The Wildcats hit enough 3s to avenge last season’s 11-point double-overtime loss at Hampton .

  • ‘Fab Lab’ manufactures artificial hand for KS girl

    Does your school have a lab? Maybe a laboratory for chemistry or biology? Today we’ll meet a school laboratory of a different sort. It is what’s called a Fab Lab. This Fab Lab is helping entrepreneurs develop new .


Subscribers can access a list of local public employees' 2014 pay records.

You can subscribe for as little as $1.99.

Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2016