• Freshman Lee off to hot start Lee, elijah 09.phatch

    Fans watching Elijah Lee make his career debut at linebacker Saturday against Stephen F. Austin were probably caught off guard when the true freshman recorded a pair of sacks and a forced fumble. Count Kansas State senior captain Jonathan Truman .

  • Cats roll to sweep against Arkansas Ksuvb3.phatch

    Efficient offense, led by three players posting double-digit kills, helped the Kansas State volleyball team’s return to Bramlage Coliseum end in triumph Thursday night. K-State never trailed in the opening match of the Varney’s Invitational, sweeping Arkansas 25-18, 25.

  • Fraley, Lei return for MHS tennis

    With just six varsity spots, tennis is often more about quality than quantity when it comes to players. The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team returns just three varsity players from a year ago, but two of those players made it .

  • Manhattan opens against experienced T-Birds

    While not all of them played, a good portion of Manhattan High’s football roster remembers the disappointment and dissatisfaction of making the trip to Shawnee and losing to the Mill Valley Jaguars, 26-21, in last year’s season opener. .

  • Not much new in latest horror film — and that’s not bad G.w.clift1

    It may be useful to think of horror movies as a special kind of cinematic thing. Let’s say they are all versions of the same classic thing, with essentially the same story, the same kinds of incidents, established conventions .

  • Home sales, values up in Riley County

    Home sales and values appear to be on the increase in Riley County. County appraiser Greg McHenry told county commissioners Thursday morning that 850 homes have been sold this year as of Aug. 22, which is 39 more than had been sold by .

  • District to replace 5 aging buses in fleet Buses1.phatch

    USD 383 will spend about $450,000 for six buses to replace some that didn’t pass an annual inspection. The Manhattan-Ogden school board approved a request by the district’s transportation director, Doug Messer, at a Wednesday meeting. Five of the buses .

  • MPO leader says agreement key to project funding

    The more regional leaders can agree on projects, the more likely it is that the Kansas Department of Transportation will fund them, said Stephanie Watts at a meeting Wednesday. “Projects that have involvement and support from multiple jurisdictions will have .

  • Douglas series to focus on business, education issues

    Two individuals known for influencing public policy will be the speakers for the fall 2014 Lou Douglas Lecture Series on Public Issues at Kansas State University. The lecture series is sponsored by UFM Community Learning Center. Jeffrey Hollender, social entrepreneur and .

  • Chair design earns recognition

    A versatile chair design has earned a recent Kansas State University graduate a high finish at an international furniture-making competition. Richard Thompson, Olathe, a May 2014 master’s graduate in interior architecture and product design, won second place in the commercial .

  • EDREI LOUISE LOCKHART

    Edrei Louise (Sweet) Lockhart, 83, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at the Westy Community Care Home in Westmoreland. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on March, 23, 1931, in Centerville, the daughter of Frank F. and Edrei Anna (.

  • JANE LAMAN

    Jane Laman, 83, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, at the Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on March 5, 1931, in Cottonwood Falls, the daughter of Thomas and Nell (Miles) McKee. She .





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