• Troupe offers terrific ‘Anything Goes’ at McCain G.w.clift1

    Sometime around 8:30 on Thursday evening, the NETworks touring company doing “Anything Goes” on the McCain Auditorium stage went into a spirited version of Cole Porter’s “Blow, Gabriel Blow.” The second act opener for the venerable musical may not be .


    Leigh Glenn Poston, 62, died on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at his residence in Manhattan. He was born on June 23, 1952, in Gunnison, Colorado. Memorial service information and a complete obituary are pending and will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 Poyntz .


    George M. Schmidt, 95, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Autumn Hills in Riley. He was born June 1, 1919, in Tescott. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502..

  • K-State climbs to No. 9 in both polls

    A day after routing Oklahoma State, the Kansas State football team has climbed two spots in both national polls to No. 9. The Wildcats, who have four games remaining in the regular season, travel to Fort Worth, Texas, for a game .

  • Tough road awaits Cats Ksu10.phatch

    It’s always been there, lurking like a horror movie monster waiting in the shadows. And after dispatching Oklahoma State with a business-like 48-14 win the day after Halloween, the ninth-ranked Kansas State football team now comes face-to-face with the .

  • KSU tennis ends fall on high note

    The Kansas State women’s tennis team wrapped up action at the Jason’s Deli Collegiate Invitational and put a bow on its first fall under new head coach Danielle Steinberg on Sunday. The Wildcats ended the weekend with 14 overall .

  • Athletic Edwards awaits K-State debut

    Justin Edwards started thinking about leaving Maine after his freshman year. Coming out of a small high school in Whitby, Ontario, Canada, Edwards felt he was overlooked by some schools, and not taken as a serious Division-I talent. So after .

  • Lamur, Newman lead Bengals in win

    It was a slow week for former Kansas State players in the NFL, but some contributed in their teams’ wins. Emmanuel Lamur led the Cincinnati Bengals’ defense with seven tackles in a 33-22 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Terence Newman .

  • TCU game to kick at 6:30 pm on Fox

    Big 12 Conference and Kansas State officials were notified Sunday morning that the Wildcats’ game this Saturday, Nov. 8, at No. 6 TCU will kick off at 6:30 p.m., and be televised to a national audience on Fox. K-State defeated TCU in Fort .

  • Area teams compete state cross country

    Wamego’s Allison Seufert, the lone representative at the Class 4A state meet for the girls’ team, medaled in her final race at the Wamego Country Club, taking 14th in a time of 16:02.7. The Wamego boys’ team finished in 11th .

  • EMS girls’ basketball opens season

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth-grade girls’ basketball team lost its season opener on Thursday afternoon to Rock Creek, 16-13. The Eagles created steals and turnovers through most of the contest, but struggled to convert on the offensive end. They held .

  • ‘Much Ado,’ German ethnic dinner and more

    TODAY Manhattan Arts Center Wrap It Up! Opening Reception, 1-5 p.m. Open through December 24. Hours are noon-5 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 10 a.m.-5 pm. Saturday. Manhattan Arts Center.   Lecture: “Comics and the Art of Visual Communication,” .


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