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  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    MHS clinches share of title, beats Trojans

    Mhs81.phatch

    It’s fair to say the Manhattan High football team knows how to win Centennial League football titles. The Indians clinched at least a share of their fifth straight league crown with a 22-7 win over previously undefeated Topeka High at Bishop Stadium Friday night. “

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Holton runs over Wamego, 56-6

    HOLTON — There are good teams, and there are great teams. That’s what Wamego head football coach Dale Burkholder told his Red Raiders after their 56-6 loss at defending Class 4A state champion and top-ranked Holton on a frigid Friday night. “You ran into a

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Rock Creek slams Marysville, 35-7

    At Flush, the Rock Creek Mustangs won their first game of district play on Friday, scoring 35 straight points before Marysville could answer in a 35-7 win. Brett Hammett finished the game 5-of-8 passing for 82 yards and rushed nine times for 58 yards.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Doniphan West falls at Valley Heights 34-25

    At Highland, Derek Trimble ran for two touchdowns and threw for another one as Valley Heights beat Doniphan West 34-15. Trimble was 3 for 3 for 32 yards and rushed for 47 yards. Cole Maddox rushed 20 times for 91 yards and a touchdown, and Hunter Stevenson rushed for 51 yards and

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Nemaha Valley tops Riley County 20-12

    At Riley, Riley County’s early lead couldn’t hold off Nemaha Valley as the Falcons lost 20-12. Despite scoring the opening touchdown on a 79-yard run by Trace Nelson, the Falcons gave up touchdown passes of 61 and 29 yards in the second quarter.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Hanover routs Blue Valley 50-0

    At Randolph, for the second straight week, the Blue Valley Rams ran into a brick wall against one of the state’s toughest teams, losing to Hanover 50-0. Blue Valley was held to just 87 yards on 29 plays, while Hanover needed just 31 plays to gain 302 yards.

  • Area Schools | October 19, 2013

    Axtell shuts out Frankfort 47-0

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats were shutout on Friday night, falling to 1-5 on the season in a 47-0 loss to Axtell.

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    MHS golfers ready for state championship meet

    Golf.phatch

    Come Monday morning, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team will more than likely be on the course trying to bring home a medal from the Class 6A state golf tournament at Garden City’s Buffalo Dunes Golf Course. While the high winds and the tough

  • Manhattan High School | October 19, 2013

    Manhattan cross country sweeps league, again

    In Manhattan’s quest for four straight league titles, head coach Susan Melgares knew the girls’ team was going to have the toughest battle. With one of her top runners in Megan Ochoa out with illness, the rest of the team was going to have

  • Obituaries | October 19, 2013

    WINNIFRED GEISSLER

    Dr Winnifred Johnson Geissler, 92, died on August 3, 2011, in Lindsborg.  She was interred in the family burial plot at the Amherst pioneer cemetery in Luray.  She wished to have no funeral and burial was attended by close family only. The family provided some of


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