LAWRENCE — Kansas State outside hitter Brooke Sassin was beaming. After dropping a grueling five-set match at home to Baylor just four days prior, Sassin and the Wildcats overcame a 2-1 deficit to outlast rival Kansas (25-19, 23-25, 14-25, 25-22, 15-8), .
With less than four minutes to play against Auburn, Kansas State coach Bill Snyder made a switch at kicker. Normally reliable Jack Cantele was struggling — he had already missed field goal tries of 41, 42 and 22 yards. Matthew McCrane trotted out to .
One year after leading Kansas State in scoring as a freshman, Marcus Foster was named to the preseason All-Big 12 squad, the league announced Thursday morning. The sophomore from Wichita Falls, Texas, joins Iowa State’s Georges Niang, Kansas’ Perry Ellis, .
Ogden Elementary School was recognized Tuesday as a National Blue Ribbon School based on students’ improved scores in reading and math. The school was was one of the highest performers in the “Exemplary Achievement Gap Closing Schools” category, which tracks .
New pumps were expected to arrive Wednesday to replace a temporary system at Riverchase Mobile Home Park after residents endured a week of problems with its water system. Officials lifted a boil-water advisory for the park on Monday. According to .
A construction project at Kansas State University’s Memorial Stadium is under a bit of revision. In what will eventually be a “green roof” that will host native plants and other vegetation above a new Purple Masque Theater on the .
The Kansas State University Police Department will be hiring soon, thanks to a U.S. Department of Justice grant. Six Kansas law enforcement agencies on Tuesday were named as funding award recipients from the Department of Justice Office of Community .
A pair of southern Kansas earthquakes whose effects reportedly were felt as far north as Manhattan didn’t register with Tuttle Creek officials. The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the first earthquake to hit Harper County was at 7:30 a..
The state revenue report released Tuesday gave Paul Davis, the Democratic candidate for governor, more campaign fodder than it gave Gov. Sam Brownback. But even the administration can point to a bright spot in otherwise troubling news. That involves corporate .
Francis Jay Lovell, 88, died at his home in Wichita on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014. The family provided the following information. He was born on Oct. 6, 1925, in Pittsburg to Cloral and Ruth Aiman Lovell. He graduated from Manhattan High School in 1944 and from .
Patricia Joan Cunningham, 81, of Leonardville, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. The family provided the following information. She was born on March 25, 1933 in Anthony, the daughter of John E. and Mabel V. (Martin) Whittle. She graduated from Kiowa .
David M. Wataha, 59, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, at his residence. He was born on March 7, 1955, in Manhattan, the son of Clay J. and Janet R. Wataha. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen- Meloan-Londeen .
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