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  • Obituaries | November 19, 2013


    Jerald LeRoy Miller (Jerry), 66, died Saturday. The family provided some of the following information. He was born in Wamego on July 25, 1947, to LeRoy and Roberta Hutchinson Miller.  He attended Wamego High School, graduating in 1965.  Following graduation, he served in the U.S. Air

  • Obituaries | November 19, 2013


    William Robert “Woody” Woodward, 58, of Manhattan, died October 8, 2013, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born June 26, 1955, in San Bernardino, Calif. A celebration of life service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Crestview Christian Church, 4761 Tuttle Creek Blvd. Online condolences

  • Obituaries | November 19, 2013


    Cecelia Martinez, 95, a longtime Manhattan resident, died Saturday at the Medicalodges in Eudora. The family provided some of the following information. She was born March 6, 1918, in Rokeby, Neb. She was the daughter of Abelino and Asuncion Serrillo. Cecelia was united in marriage to Sabino Martinez.&

  • Local | November 19, 2013

    Time to get ready for winter

    With the first frosts of the season already behind us, the Kansas Division of Emergency Management, in conjunction with the National Weather Service and local emergency management officials across the state, is urging Kansans to prepare for winter. Winter Weather Awareness Day is Wednesday. The

  • Women's Basketball | November 19, 2013

    Freshman Leti Romero doing it all for K-State

    There is virtually nothing about Manhattan that resembles life in the Canary Islands. Whether it’s the differences in culture, climate, language or geography, it’s everything Leti Romero has had to adjust to since moving here in August. But one thing that hasn’t

  • Volleyball | November 19, 2013

    Long journey: Porubek part of Cats’ Hungarian volleyball legacy


    It all started as a bit of innocent fun, but when Kansas State head volleyball coach Suzie Fritz jokingly told an 11-year-old Lilla Porubek that she’d come back to bring the youngster to Manhattan someday, she wasn’t aware of the foreshadowing that was

  • Football | November 19, 2013

    Snyder sends note to Texas Tech tight end

    After Kansas State’s 49-26 win over Texas Tech, coach Bill Snyder decided to handwrite a letter to Red Raiders’ tight end Jace Amaro. The letter, which Amaro revealed on Monday, read, “you’ve had a great year Jace. Admire how hard you play and

  • Football | November 19, 2013

    Sunflower Showdown to kick at 11 a.m.

    The 111th installment of the Sunflower Showdown between Kansas State and Kansas will kick off at 11 a.m. on Nov. 30 from Memorial Stadium in Lawrence and will be shown to a national audience on FOX Sports 1. The Sunflower Showdown is the 11th-most played rivalry in

  • Area Schools | November 19, 2013

    Rupe, Mortensen named All-Americans

    The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announces its fourth annual National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) Division-II Women’s Volleyball All-America Team on Monday — a list of 14 student-athletes that included outside hitter Kylie Rupe and junior setter Paige Mortensen. Rupe, a junior from Manhattan, is

  • Area Schools | November 19, 2013

    Anthony loses two against Emporia

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost a pair of games to Emporia on Monday. Emporia defeated the AMS A team, 26-20. AMS fell to 3-2 on the season. Megan Klug scored seven points and grabbed five rebounds. Josie Hilgers had six

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