John A. Mann, 91, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born March 16, 1923, in Wellington, Mo. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, .
To the Editor: Arts in the Park is back!! After years of the same old bands and an overabundance of singers, songwriters and acoustic guitar players, the 2014 Arts in the Park performances have been pleasantly refreshing. Rarely has Arts .
It’s too early to say whether true freshman Dalvin Warmack will see the field this season or not. But one thing was clear as Kansas State opened training camp with the running back position up for grabs this season — .
It took 10 days, but D’Vonta Derricott finally joined Kansas State’s fall camp on Tuesday. Derricott was the last of K-State’s four junior college recruits who were expected to arrive late, as offensive lineman A.J. Allen, linebacker .
Kansas State Junior guard Justin Edwards continued his torrid scoring on Tuesday, as the junior poured in a game-high 23 in Athletes in Action’s come-from-behind, 99-93 win over Latvia University at Olimpic Center in Riga, Latvia. The team, which is .
Kansas State officials announced Tuesday that the men’s basketball game with Tennessee as part of the second annual SEC/Big 12 Challenge will be broadcast nationally on ESPN2 at 2:15 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6 from Thompson-Boling Arena. The game will .
Andrew Neils, a 2003 graduate of Manhattan High School, has earned a place on the 2014 United States Senior National rowing team. The Senior National team represents the USA at the highest level of international competition, either at the Olympic Games or .
There will be a tryout for a new 12-and-under fastpitch softball team this Saturday at Optimist Park from 10 to 11:30 a.m. For more information, contact Ryan Kruse at 785-313-2135..
Yellow buses loaded and book bags packed, Manhattan-Ogden students went back to school today, a summer vacation over once again. At Lee Elementary School, the class of 2027 started kindergarten by gathering in the school’s music room. Most of the .
The Kansas Sierra Club on Monday criticized the Kansas Department of Health and Environment’s push to shut off the air quality monitor more than a year ago at the Konza Prairie Biological Station. As The Mercury reported oat the .
Riley County Chief Judge Meryl Wilson on Monday sentenced convicted rapist Tony Lewis to 77 years in prison for three incidents in 2009 involving Manhattan women. Wilson originally sentenced the 24-year-old, former Fort Riley soldier in 2010 to five life sentences for two .
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