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  • ‘Jesus Feminist’ aims to energize women

    Gender roles in the church, hotly debated for centuries, remain a current hot topic of public discourse—partly because so much positive change has occurred with regard to encouraging women’s voices and in utilizing their leadership, but also because .

  • MHS girls hold off Emporia rally

    The last time Emporia and the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team met on the hardwood, the Indians had to turn away several rally attempts by the Spartans in a surprising overtime win. This season’s matchup between the schools was .

  • Artist, students collaborate to create Cairns installation

    Ateam from K-State is working with an internationally known Kansas artist to turn a pile of stones into art. “Cairns on the Beach” is an installation that includes cairns, which are stacked rocks often used as a landmark or as .

  • Indians take 3rd at Husky Invite

    Coming into this weekend’s Husky Invitational at Blue Valley Northwest, the Manhattan High wrestling team knew it wanted a good showing in its second-to-last two-day tournament of the year. The Indians got third place at the invite, while bringing .

  • Indians shrug off matchup vs. Stephens

    MCPHERSON — After all the build up surrounding Saturday night’s championship final between Manhattan and McPherson, the actual game was something of a let down for Indians’ fans who made the trip. Following the 81-58 loss to McPherson in the .

  • Wamego girls rally past DeSoto, 41-40

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego trailed by nine at halftime but managed to rally past DeSoto in the semifinals of the Tonganoxie Invitational to win 41-40 and stay undefeated while moving into Saturday’s championship game. Lanie Page scored a game-high 17 points, 15 .

  • Recipes to spice up any Super Bowl party

    Football, commercials and food are as important to Super Bowl Sunday as crab cakes or rain are to New England and Seattle. The Patriots and Seahawks have football covered. And marketing people with budgets far too large will take care .

  • BV-Randolph 41, Clifton-Clyde 39

    At Onaga, the Rams held on to defeat Clifton-Clyde in a consolation game at the Twin-Valley League tournament. Blue Valley led 14-4 after the first quarter but gave most of it back before halftime. The game was tied after three .

  • Hesston 54, Riley County 27

    At Hillsboro, facing the top-ranked team in Class 3A, the Falcons struggled in a semifinal loss at the Trojan Classic. Hesston led by 14 at halftime and added to it in the second half, winning every quarter in the game. Jordan .

  • Atchison 50, Wamego 49, OT

    At Tonganoxie, Wamego went back and forth with Atchison, ultimately needing overtime to decide its semifinal at the Tonganoxie Invitational, which Atchison won 50-49. Wamego led by two after three quarters, but Atchison tied the game to force overtime and .

  • Valley Heights 58, Doniphan West 34

    At Onaga, Valley Heights had no trouble taking care of business against Doniphan West in the fifth-place bracket at the Twin Valley League tournament. The Mustangs led by 17 at halftime and added to their lead in the fourth quarter to .

  • Rock Creek 59, Burlington 57

    At Burlington, Rock Creek led by five points at halftime but saw Burlington take the lead in the third quarter in the semifinals of the Burlington Invitational. Rock Creek outscored the home team 16-11 to win and advance to Saturday’.


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