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  • Area Schools | April 13, 2014

    Rock Creek JV softball splits with Abilene

    The junior varsity Rock Creek softball team won the opening game of a doubleheader with Abilene, 6-2, and faltered in the second, falling 12-9.  Behind the pitching effort of Jayden Weers, who struck out eight, the Mustangs outhit Abilene in Game 1. Rock Creek managed

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 13, 2014

    Koch Industries’ Steve Feilmeier to speak at lecture series

    Steve Feilmeier, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Koch Industries, will be the spring 2014 speaker for the Kansas State University College of Business Administration’s Distinguished Lecture Series. Feilmeier’s lecture will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, in Forum Hall at the

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 13, 2014

    Math students find success in competition

    Seven Kansas State University students have placed highly in an international mathematics competition. The Mathematical Association of America has released results from the 74th annual Putnam Mathematical Competition, the most prestigious mathematics contest for undergraduates at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada.

  • Obituaries | April 13, 2014

    Delores Zerr

    Delores Zerr, 81, of Manhattan, Kansas died April 10 at Mercy Regional Health Center. She was born to Frank and Anna (Meitl) Dempewolf near Dresden on Dec. 7, 1932. She received her twelve years of education at Fairview School, Dresden and Leoville. On Aug. 5, 1954, she and Paul Koerperich were

  • Obituaries | April 13, 2014

    Helen Ann Marten

    Helen Ann Marten, 89, of Wheaton died Saturday at a Topeka hospital as a result of a stroke. She was a life-long member of the area. Helen married Lloyd Marten in 1943. He proceeded her in death in 2005. Helen was a homemaker and farm wife. She is

  • Obituaries | April 13, 2014

    James Christopher Gaume

    James Christopher “Chris” Gaume of Manhattan died at his residence on April 11. Chris was born in Manhattan on Jan. 11, 1971, to J.L. and Sara Gaume. He graduated from Manhattan High in 1991 and attended Kansas State University. Chris is survived by his daughter, Alissa Garcia Alvarez,

  • Obituaries | April 13, 2014

    Richard McFadden

    A graveside service with military honors for Richard F. McFadden, who died April 3, will be held at the Riley County Cemetery, Riley, on April 19 at 2 p.m. All friends are welcome to attend.

  • Manhattan High School | April 13, 2014

    Indians sweep Topeka Hayden


    Facing off against the Class 4A defending state champion Hayden Wildcats in a doubleheader at Norvell Field, Manhattan High baseball coach Don Hess knew his team was in for a battle. But two dominant complete-game pitching performances by Henry de Noble and Jesse Steinbring left

  • Manhattan High School | April 13, 2014

    MHS boys win at Topeka Relays

    After battling tough weather conditions last week at Washburn Rural, the Manhattan High track and field teams traveled back to Topeka for Friday’s Topeka Relays at Hummer Sports Park in near-perfect weather conditions. The Manhattan boys won with a team score of 130, while the

  • Manhattan High School | April 13, 2014

    MHS softball drops two at Hayden

    After losing the first game of a road doubleheader at Hayden by seven runs, the Manhattan High softball team dug deep and hung with Hayden into extra innings of Game 2 before ultimately losing 3-2. Manhattan lost the first game 9-2, then dropped the second game

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