Spring blooming bulbs are readily available and ready to be planted. Planting them outside in patches is one way to enjoy them. My landscape is scattered with daffodils and crocus. There are some snowdrops in the back border. A few .
During wild price swings many recall, understand and fear inflation as an insidious threat to our buying power as the paper dollars in our wallets buy less and less as prices go up. But what happens if prices go down? .
Varney and Associates, CPAs, hired Josie Mitchell, CPA, as a senior accountant. Mitchell previously worked for a regional public accounting firm for three years in a manufacturing specialty group. She graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Science .
Coldwell Banker Realty Group One hired Mark Rose as the newest member of their professional team. Rose has owned Mark Rose Photography for the past 12 years and said he’s excited to step into his new role as a Realtor. .
A lot of criticism has been leveled at Turkey and its president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, because Turkey has merely watched as ISIS has destroyed Kobani, a Syrian city near the Turkish border. Erdogan deserves part of the blame for the .
Manhattan High School students Trevor Bashaw, Sachin DeYoung, Reid Erdwien and Kyle Weston have been named Commended Students in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program. About 34,000 Commended Students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise. Although they .
Kathleen K. Sinnett, 86, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. The family provided some of the following information. She was born to Lucile and Thomas Allin Keen in Memphis, Tenn., on Oct. 7, 1928. She earned her Ph..
The television drama has you hooked. You’re on pins and needles, anticipating the clencher, when an ad abruptly flashes across the screen. And now you’ll have to suffer as you sit through a string of unrelated commercials, waiting .
During National Fire Prevention Week, our local firefighters visited schools to talk to students about fire safety and prevention, show them some equipment they use and make sure they would never be afraid of a firefighter in uniform. Notes were .
Thomas Foley is a mid-level bureaucrat in Britain’s Central Office of Information. It’s a department where data, brochures and —this being 1958 —even short films on topics ranging from public health to child rearing are produced. Foley is also .
The Manhattan High football team opened district play with a loss to Topeka High Friday night at Bishop Stadium, 52-41. The Indians couldn’t keep up with the high-scoring Trojans, who turned a 14-0 deficit in the second quarter into .
Local health officials are ramping up their preparedness protocols for handling Ebola. Jana Bowman, community relations coordinator for Mercy Regional Hospital in Manhattan, said staff members have been in constant contact with county and state health officials and are current .
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