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  • Local |Education | July 07, 2013

    Six graduate from Flint Hills Christian

    Six students graduated from Flint Hills Christian School on May 18. The salutatorian, Amber Seymour and the two valedictorians, Courtney Cranford and Mary Harner, all spoke of their time at FHCS and about what the future may bring. Courtney Cranford plans on attending Emporia State University.

  • Local |Education | July 07, 2013

    Eisenhower teacher wins science award

    Christine Herald, a science teacher at Eisenhower Middle School, was the awarded the Vernier Software and Technology Award, middle level. This award came from the National Science Teachers Association during its 2013 Teacher Awards Program, which honors K-12 teachers, professors, principals and other educators. Herald received

  • Local |Education | July 07, 2013

    Two area students win scholarships

    Kristen Humback of Manhattan and Rebecca Biswell of Wamego were among the students who received a $700 scholarship from the Kansas Horse Council Foundation. The ceremony was held June 5 in Wamego. State Rep. Sydney Carlin, D-Manhattan, was in attendance to present the awards. The Kansas Horse

  • Local |Education | July 07, 2013

    Local woman gets $5,000 scholarship

    Robin Edmunds of Manhattan has been awarded a $5,000 New Horizons scholarship by Royal Neighbors of America. This is a one-time payment. Edmunds is taking classes from Pittsburg State University for a Master of Science Degree in Educational Technology with emphasis in Library Media. She has

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 07, 2013

    Local woman receives $1,000 scholarship

    Kelsy Schoen of Manhattan won a $1,000 scholarship from the Kansas Sheriffs Association. Kelsy is a senior attending Kansas State University, majoring in kinesiology with an emphasis in pre-physical therapy. Her application was sponsored by her father, RCPD Director Brad Schoen.

  • Local |Education | July 07, 2013

    Five on Southwestern College honor roll

    Five area students were among the top scholars at Southwestern College in Winfield and at Southwestern College Professional Studies for the spring 2013 semester. The following area students were included on the Dean’s Honor Roll: Amy Campbell of Fort Riley, and Bridgett Kostelecky, Laura Lascaris,

  • Local |Education | July 07, 2013

    Wamego High begins learning lab this fall

    USD 320 and the Wamego Technology Center are proud to announce the establishment of a new Online Learning Lab for the area to be housed at Wamego High School beginning August. This lab will be available for anyone wishing to complete his/her high school degree

  • Arts, Leisure | July 07, 2013

    Your cultural menu for the coming week

    Today Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. The dogs have been trained to listen, and they help children relax while reading. Avid readers welcome also. No sign up required. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room. Jazz Brunch, 11 a.m.-1

  • Columns | July 06, 2013

    President’s foreign policy is bankrupt

    The two most important factors in a country’s foreign policy are capability and credibility. Capability refers to factors such as the economy and the existence of a credible military threat backed up by diplomacy   Without these, there is little likelihood that other countries

  • Court Calendar | July 05, 2013

    Riley County Attorney’s Office Calendar

    Monday, July 8, 2013 9:00 – JWG 9:00 Barleen, Torry Status (13 CR 285 Poss Alprazolam) BRW III 9:00 Berges, Nicholas PLEA (13 CR 153 Theft) JWG III 9:00 Davies, Joshua Arraignment (13 CR 241 Poss Meth, Poss DP, etc) KSL III 9:00 Edwards, Florence Status (13 CR 297 Dom Batt) JJC III 9:00 Garrett, Jennifer Status (12 TR 4212 DWS [1st], Speeding 54/45) JWG

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