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  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Red Raiders rout Chapman, 54-14, improve to 4-0


    WAMEGO — The Wamego offense was rolling on all cylinders on Friday night, and it was too much for Chapman to keep up. Red Raiders quarterback Kyler Alderson scored seven touchdowns as Wamego pounded the Irish 54-14 in a physical game that had more than a

  • Gardening | September 29, 2013

    Move tropical plants indoors, but prune first


    Cool fall temperatures indicate that tropical plants will need protection. I have had several calls about house plants that need a new home for the winter. Most of these plants grew during the summer outside and are too big to go back to their indoor

  • Manhattan High School | September 29, 2013

    MHS routs Highland Park

    TOPEKA — Through three games this season, the defensive unit has outshined all the others for the Manhattan High football team. On Friday night against Highland Park, the Indians’ special teams made their case for some recognition, with return man Mike Settembrino scoring twice to help

  • Local |Business | September 29, 2013

    Kistner’s owners picks Kansas flowers over Montana, Alaska

    The floral arrangement has arrived for the funeral service. The grandfather, a lifelong outdoorsman, is being laid to rest. But his casket piece is no ordinary collection of plants. It is a remarkable arrangement of beautiful flowers, intermingled with deer antlers and his actual fishing

  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Rossville thumps Falcons, 53-18

    At Rossville, the Bulldogs led 27-6 at halftime and put the game away with a 19-point fourth quarter to beat Riley County 53-18. Trace Nelson scored two touchdowns for the Falcons, on a 75-yard kickoff return and a 5-yard run. The Falcons added a passing

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 29, 2013

    Architect team for new KSU business building selected

    The architect team of Ebert Mayo/PGAV has been selected for the new College of Business Administration building at Kansas State University. The team was chosen through a national competition conducted this summer. Construction is expected to start in September 2014 and be completed in July 2016.

  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Washington County tops Valley Heights 27-20

    At Blue Rapids, Derek Trimble rushed 10 times for 113 yards as Valley Heights fell at home to Washington County, 27-20. Trimble was held scoreless despite his run total, with Cole Maddox, Gage Woodyard and Logan Woodyard each scoring rushing touchdowns for the Mustangs. Washington County quarterback

  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Blue Valley routs Veritas Christian 48-12

    At Lawrence, the Blue-Valley-Randolph Rams used a 28-point second quarter to turn away Veritas Christian to win 48-12 on the road. The Rams racked up 436 yards of offense, led by Marshall Carey who rushed 27 times for 190 yards and a touchdown. Bill Sumerour ran 10 times for 115

  • Area Schools | September 29, 2013

    Silver Lake drops Rock Creek, 33-7

    FLUSH — Rock Creek was unable to recover from an early 19-point deficit Friday night as Mid-East League power and Number 1 (Class 3A) Silver Lake rolled into The Rock Athletic Complex and left with a 33-7 victory.  Silver Lake (4-0) held the Mustangs (0-4) to

  • Local |Business | September 29, 2013

    Shear Dynamics adds to beauty team

    Chloe Larson came to Manhattan from Tennessee. She specializes in hair and natural nail services. She works Monday and Wednesday-Saturday. Tracy Stueve is a massage therapist and works by appointment only.  She will also be working as a front desk assistant. Chay Schneller is

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