• Valley Heights 62, BV-Randolph 28

    At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights had no trouble taking care of Blue Valley in a lopsided win, taking a 26-9 lead after the first quarter and cruising to victory the rest of the way, winning each quarter of the game. .

  • Troy 39, Frankfort 38

    At Troy, the Wildcats took a six-point lead to halftime and led by seven heading into the fourth quarter, but Frankfort couldn’t hold off the Trojans in a close loss on the road, as Troy outscored the Wildcats 17-9 .

  • Rock Creek 65, Centralia 36

    At Flush, Rock Creek had no trouble defending its home turf against the Panthers, taking a 14-point lead to halftime after an even first quarter and outscoring Centralia by 15 in the second half to win comfortably. Carson Becker scored 17 points .

  • Riley County 54, Marysville 45

    At Riley, the Falcons used a strong first quarter to take a lead against the Bulldogs they would not relinquish in their nine-point win. Riley County led by 11 after the first quarter before Marysville rallied in the second quarter, cutting .

  • Valley Heights 72, BV-Randolph 48

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs completed the sweep of Blue Valley Tuesday night with a lopsided win over the Rams, winning each quarter and taking a 13-point lead to halftime before pulling away even more in the second half. Valley .


    Arthur William “Red” Flannelly Jr., 89, of Greeley, Colo., passed away on Friday, Jan. 30, 2015. He was born on July 18, 1925, in Manhattan. Red graduated from Manhattan High School in 1943 and then joined the Navy where he served in World War II. After .

  • Troy 79, Frankfort 46

    At Troy, Frankfort came out firing on all cylinders against Troy in a tough road matchup and took an 18-10 lead after one quarter of play. But Troy outscored the Wildcats 27-4 in the second quarter to take a 15-point .


    Rick Harris, 66, died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, at The Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born Aug. 26, 1949, in Raytown, Mo. He was the son of Harley and Geraldine Harris and attended schools .


    A memorial service for Denise Marie (Dains) Burgess is scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015, at the Flint Hills Apostolic Church in Council Grove. Visitation with family and friends will begin at 10 a.m..


    Madeline Lucille Dunn, 95, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Nov. 21, 1919, in Lincoln County. She was the daughter of Edward and Nona (Gourley) .

  • Animated film less than magical, but some may like it Christopher.conner1

    The first fully animated feature to come to Manhattan in 2015 is Lucasfilm’s “Strange Magic.” Two kingdoms, one of magic, one of mystery, have been separated for ages. The magic kingdom is ruled by butterfly fairies, the mysterious bog is .

  • Is pilot’s murder a pivotal moment?

    Until Tuesday, it was hard to imagine a more gruesome way for the Islamic State to execute any of its hostages than beheading them and filming the occasions for recruiting purposes. That was before ISIS murdered a Jordanian pilot, Lt. .


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