Disdain for education at all levels in Kansas in some quarters of the Kansas Legislature is as misguided as it is counterproductive. This session alone it’s taking a toll both on public school districts, most of whose funding is .
Wamego has named the next leader of its football program. The school has hired Lee Weber to be its next head football coach after former coach Dale Burkholder retired following last season. Weber has been a head coach for 16 years — .
Researchers from Kansas State University and Iowa State University are using a $2.8 million grant to research a school-based program that combats childhood obesity. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced last month that the grant had been awarded to evaluate a program .
With a loaded team of upperclassmen, Manhattan High boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen used Tuesday’s season opening tournament at Washburn Rural to gauge the talents of several players outside of the returning group with state tournament experience. Of the .
Stephen (Steve) E. White, 67, of Manhattan, died Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on April 15, 1947, in Frankfort, Kentucky. Dr. White was a professor of geography and .
Eldon Slagle, 94, died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. He was born May 12, 1920, in Ness County, the son of Vern and Ivy (Prose) Slagle. Memorial service information and a complete obituary are pending and will be released .
Mary Louise Gnadt, 86, of Alma, died Monday, March 30, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born Dec. 18, 1928, in McFarland, the daughter of Milton and Maggie Bennett Scott. Mary Lou was the organist for Trinity Lutheran Church for .
To the Editor: I try not to write long letters endorsing our friends and neighbors who have selflessly volunteered to direct our great community as commissioners, for three reasons. 1. Most of us only look at the names of the endorsee .
To the Editor: The City Commission race is upon us. I urge you to vote for candidates who will put community before political ideology. Political extremism has no place in our community. At the state level it has crippled the .
When it comes to West Virginia, Kansas State senior first baseman Shane Conlon said it’s like looking in a mirror. “In the past, they’ve played very similar to us,” he said Tuesday. “They play very hard. They are .
City prosecutors dropped a citation issued to K-State student who ran into a KU basketball player in February. But the young man will be banned from buying tickets or attending K-State games for the near future. Nathan Power intentionally bumped .
The Big Red One is getting a new commander. Maj. Gen. Wayne W. Grigsby Jr. will be the next commander of Fort Riley and the 1st Infantry Division, the Army announced Monday. Grigsby currently commands Combined Joint Task Force — Horn .
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