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  • Editorials | August 28, 2014

    Green space to be awash in purple

    Professional football teams may have been playing preseason games for several weeks now, and college and high school teams are making final preparations for their season-openers. But nothing, at least in Manhattan, heralds the onset of a new football season quite like the Purple Power

  • Letters | August 28, 2014

    ‘Sticker Shock’ part of effort to prevent underage drinking

    To the Editor: On Saturday Aug. 23, the Manhattan Area Risk Prevention Coalition (MARPC) conducted Sticker Shock in our community. MARPC’s mission is to reduce risky behaviors through prevention education, community collaboration, life skills training and programming. Sticker Shock is part of a national project

  • Letters | August 28, 2014

    Who will be responsible for preventable tragedies?

    To the Editor: With every gun incident involving a child that hits the news, my passion and determination to protect my three children grow stronger. It is imperative that gun owners be properly educated and held responsible for the storage, use and maintenance of their

  • Obituaries | August 28, 2014

    ROBERT GLEN COX

    Robert Glen Cox, 80, of Westmoreland, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland. The family provided the following information. Robert was born on March 1, 1934, in Corning, the son of Terrance and Wilma (Ward) Cox.  After he attended Seaman High School, he was

  • August 28, 2014

    KIMBERLY NATIONS

    Kimberly S. “Kim” Nations, 37, of Ogden, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at Kansas University Medical Center. The family provided the following information. Kimberly was born May 8, 1977, in Manhattan, the daughter of Ward D. and Sharon R. (Falder) Nations.  Kim had been a lifetime area resident and

  • Obituaries | August 28, 2014

    LUCILE M. FLEMING

    Lucile M. “Lu” Fleming, 77, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born on June 26, 1937, in Wheaton and had been a lifetime area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616

  • Obituaries | August 28, 2014

    EARL SLAGLE

    G. Earl Slagle, 88, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. Earl was born on Dec. 23, 1925, in rural Beeler, the son of Vern and Ivy (Prose) Slagle. During World War II, Mr. Slagle served

  • Arts & Leisure | August 28, 2014

    Purple Power, live comedy and more coming up

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    Purple, get ready to roll! Roll to City Park for the annual Purple Power Play in the Park Thursday and Friday nights. Thursday features the K-State Tap Dance Ensemble, Bates Dance Studio, and Rusty Rierson and Band. Friday features the MHS Pops Choir, Washington Dance

  • Volleyball | August 28, 2014

    K-State volleyball to open season in Green Bay

    After an offseason spent ushering in nine new faces to help replace six graduating seniors, the new-look Kansas State volleyball team opens its 2014 slate against host Green Bay Friday night at 7 at the Green Bay Country Inn & Suites Tournament in Wisconsin. “We’ve been

  • Football | August 28, 2014

    Davis earns first start at LB

    Davis, will 1.phatch

    Will Davis came to Kansas State with a highly touted high school career at one of Texas’ top programs. As a high school senior, the linebacker led Southlake Carroll to an undefeated season and a state championship, tallying 176 tackles and 10 sacks on the way to


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