• Fluorescent glow creates twist on jack-o-lantern Glitterpumpkin.phatch

    There’s nothing wrong with a classic display of jack-o’ lanterns smiling down from the porch. But if you’re looking for something different this year, try dressing pumpkins in neon tones lit with black lights. After dark, they’ll .

  • Some fears, though illogical, hard to shake Kristina.phatch

    All the recent hysteria about the Ebola virus has had me thinking a lot about my irrational fears (one of which is Ebola). When I say “irrational fears,” I basically mean that the risk of that thing harming me or .

  • Cats survive late rally, edge Sooners

    NORMAN, Okla. — It’s funny how things work out sometimes. Kansas State was reeling just a few weeks ago from a home loss to Auburn — a game the Wildcats felt they should have won. Three missed field goals and a .

  • Mistakes cost K-State volleyball in loss to Texas Ksuvballjpg.phatch

    In college volleyball, mistakes will hurt you against any team. Against No. 2 Texas, they’ll kill you. The No. 25 Kansas State volleyball team learned that lesson the hard way in a 3-0 (25-19, 25-22, 25-12) defeat at the hands of .

  • Lei 8th, Fraley 11th at state tennis

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team sent two players to Topeka for the Class 6A state tennis tournament, and came home with a pair of medals. Cathy Lei finished in eighth place in singles, while Kristen Fraley took 11th place. .

  • MHS Student Named in the 2015 National Achievement Scholarship Program

    Manhattan High School student Sean Fisher recently received the distinction of Outstanding Achievement in the National Achievement Scholarship Program. The National Achievement Scholarship Program is an academic competition established in 1964 to provide recognition for outstanding black American high school students. .

  • Castellano advances at ITA Central Regional

    STILLWATER, Okla. - K-State sophomore Sara Castellano continued her success in the main draw of singles at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Central Regional Championships on Saturday. Castellano, seeded No. 16 in the singles main draw, won her third straight match .

  • Trojans run past MHS in district win Mhs1.phatch

    For the first time since 1998, Topeka High beat Manhattan High in football. On a night when defense was at a premium, the Trojans proved to be difficult to stop offensively and just a tick better defensively in a 52-41 win .

  • Riley County falls in shootout Rileyco6.phatch

    RILEY — After surrendering two touchdowns just before halftime the Riley County football team fought back for a chance to tie early in the fourth quarter, but came up short, falling in a wild 41-32 shootout to Washington County to begin .

  • 4 arrested, drugs seized in Junction City busts

    Authorities seized drugs worth thousands of dollars and arrested four people in two investigations by the Junction City-Geary County Drug Operations Group. Two people were arrested after authorities conducted a traffic stop in the 500 block of E. Chestnut Street in .

  • Rock Creek gets district win

    At St. Marys, the Rock Creek Mustangs started slow but finished strong in their 51-28 win over St. Marys Friday night. The Mustangs trailed 8-0 heading into the second quarter, but scored 30 points before halftime and put up 21 in the .

  • Frankfort 78, Linn 42

    At Linn, the Frankfort Wildcats scored in bunches against Linn, with sophomore quarterback Adam Kenworthy throwing for three touchdowns and rushing for three more, while junior running back Jase Suther rushed for four scores and 235 yards. Frankfort (3-4) hosts Southern .


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