Wanda Mae Johnson, 78, of Manhattan died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on Feb. 26, 1926, in Pontiac, Ill. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.
School’s out, summer’s just beginning and the pace of Manhattan is slowing down a bit. For the past few months, it has been go go go. Finally, an event (or non-event) to celebrate having a little more free time. There are no parades,
Daniel Sams is on his way home. The former Kansas State quarterback will transfer back to his home state and play at McNeese State in Lake Charles, La. — first reported by GoPowercat.com on Wednesday night. Sams, who was granted a conditional release to attend
The Rock Creek Mustangs were defeated in the semifinals of the Rossville Regional last week. Rock Creek lost to Rossville, 8-6. Rossville pounced early with four runs in the bottom of the first inning. Rock Creek could not get much going offensively,
The Manhattan Optimist 12-and-under Double Play competed in two tournaments in May. First, on May 10 at Twin Oaks, the team went 3-2. The second tournament was at Lake Shawnee where the team had two wins and two losses. At Twin Oaks, the team started
The Kansas State track and field team will compete in Fayetteville, Ark., this week at the NCAA West Regional Preliminary Rounds, set to start today and go through Saturday. The Top 48 in each event in the West Region will square off over the three-day meet
Senior Allison Dorau was named to the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association South All-Region team, announced this past week. For Dorau, it is her second straight season earning the honor, as well as the first time she has been named first team. Dorau’s latest accolade
The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association announced the 2014 National Scholar-Athlete Award recipients this past week with 11 K-State rowers making the grade. Leading the way for the Wildcats was Allison Dorau (Elementary Education), who was named Scholar-Athlete for a third straight year. Ally Franken (Civil Engineering), Meggie
First Presbyterian will host a golf camp for third through sixth graders at Colbert Hills on Monday, June 2 from 7:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m., followed by a tennis camp June 9-10 at Body First Tennis for kindergarten through second grade (9-9:45 a.m.) and third
A Riley County District Court judge determined Tuesday that there’s probable cause to believe Jerred Snyder last month may have forced a man to drive from a Manhattan gas station to a remote location, then took off with the man’s truck and money.
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