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  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    MCC men win two

    The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team went on the road this weekend and picked up two victories.  MCC defeated Central Christian College of the Bible on Friday night, 80-74, in Moberly, Mo., and then traveled to St. Louis where it defeated St.

  • Area Schools | January 27, 2014

    Rock Creek takes second at Pott County Duals

    Led by seniors Marc Reiss and Justin Ward and sophomore AJ Burenheide — who all went 5-0 — the Rock Creek wrestling team went 4-1 last Friday night. “We didn’t wrestle very well as a team, but it was enough to get the job done this

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2014

    MHS wrestling fundraiser set for Tuesday at Chipotle

    The Manhattan High wrestling team is having a Chipotle night fundraiser on Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 5-8 p.m.  Come out to Chipotle to support the Indians’ wrestling team and meet the high school wrestlers and coaches. When ordering, please mention you are there to

  • Manhattan High School | January 27, 2014

    Melgares named Coach of the Year

    Fresh off her first cross country team title in 10 years as head coach at Manhattan, Susan Melgares was honored as the Kansas Cross Country Track and Field Coaches Association Class 6A boys’ coach of the year. Melgares also won the Class 6A girls award in 2005.

  • Tennis | January 27, 2014

    K-State tennis loses season opener

    ATHENS, Ga. — The 55th-ranked Kansas State tennis team pieced together a strong comeback in its season- opening match on Friday, but the Wildcats fell short of No. 51 Arkansas, 4-2, at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Kickoff Weekend. This was

  • Court Calendar | January 26, 2014

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, January 27, 2014 9:00 – JWG 9:00   Baker, Christopher   Status (13 CR 704 Criminal Use of a weapon)  BKD   III 9:00   Lambert-Perkins, Dylan   Status (14 CR 20 Dom Batt)  JJC   III 9:00   Lamberto Fermin, Nemesio   Status (13 TR 3051 DUI [2nd], DWS [2nd])  JWG   III 9:00 &

  • Local | January 26, 2014

    Conference preps young farmers for challenges


    Amy Nickelson is a self-described “adrenaline junkie.” She said she loves to travel and explore new places. Basically, she’s a thrill seeker. But the 24-year-old from Hill City, a fourth-generation farmer and rancher, hopes someday get a job, buy some cattle and land and

  • Local | January 26, 2014

    Help available at 24-hour aid event

    A 24-hour event this week will provide an opportunity for those in need to receive the help they need. Everybody Counts will take place from 10 a.m. Wednesday to 10 a.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church’s Harris Activity Center, 530 Poyntz Ave. The event

  • Local |Business | January 26, 2014

    Library marks start of work on $800,000 expansion project


    Manhattan Public Library marked the start of its expansion with a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday afternoon. Community members filled the library auditorium to mark the occasion. Manhattan Public Library director Linda Knupp said that it was nice to see so many people attend the ceremony, which

  • Women's Basketball | January 26, 2014

    Jayhawks too much for Wildcats

    A layup by Chantay Caron pulled Kansas State within three points early in the second half, but that’s as close as the Wildcats would get the rest of the way Saturday, losing to rival Kansas, 71-64, at Bramlage Coliseum. (Kansas State’s Jessica Sheble

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