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    Doris Marlene (Goering) Griffin, 86, of Cottonwood Falls, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at the Golden Living Center of Chase County in Cottonwood Falls. The family provided the following information. The daughter of Richard B. and Rachel H. (Stuckey) Goering, Doris was born .


    Vernon Charles Herbic, 82, of Alma, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, at the Alma Manor. The family proved the following information. Vernon was born Feb. 10, 1932, in rural Alma, the son of Martin S. and Ida Berg Herbic.  He served in the United .


    Mildred M. Pfeifley, 93, of Clay Center, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014 at the Leonardville Nursing Home. The family provided the following information. Mildred was born on Feb. 22, 1921, in Garden City, the daughter of Arthur and Pearl Wooden McCord.  She spent most .


    Robert H. Morse, 76, of Wamego, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at the Wamego Hospital. The family provided the following information. Robert was born July 2, 1938, in Lake Village, Ark., the son of Curtis and Ruby (Vick) Morse. He is survived by his wife, .

  • Pretty leaves still a pain Greg doering047cut.phatch

    A blanket of dingy, yellowish- brown leaves is covering my lawn already. It will only get worse as the days and weeks progress. I do enjoy the bright colors fall brings, but I could do without the leaves actually falling. .

  • Free State eliminates Indians from playoffs

    The last time the Manhattan High football team lost consecutive district games, this year’s seniors were 11 years old and hadn’t started middle school. That’s the reality for the Indians, which will miss the playoffs for the first .

  • Red Raiders clinch district title Wamego2.phatch

    WAMEGO — New district, new results. With the separation of Class 4A into two new districts, Wamego ditched 4A powers Hayden and Holton this season. On Friday, Wamego broke a playoff drought that started in 2007 with a 35-14 win over Smoky .

  • Riley County rallies to beat Minneapolis

    At Minneapolis, the Falcons overcame a 10-point halftime deficit, scoring in each of the final two quarters to rally past Minneapolis Friday night, 21-17. Riley County got a 37-yard interception return by Dalton Huey, while also scoring on a 37-yard .

  • Nemaha Central 28, Rock Creek 9

    At Seneca, newly consolidated Nemaha Central scored in each quarter to cruise past Rock Creek, taking a 14-3 lead to halftime and adding to it in the second half. The Mustangs mustered only a 38-yard field goal by Luke Niemeyer .

  • Frankfort 58, Southern Cloud 12

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats won big against Southern Cloud in a district matchup. The win marks the second straight victory for Frankfort (4-4), which ends its season with another winnable game against Blue Valley on the road next week. Game .

  • Axtell 46, BV-Randolph 0

    At Axtell, the Rams trailed 36-0 after the first quarter before Axtell called off the dogs the rest of the game. Blue Valley was shut out for the fourth time this season. The Rams (0-8) host Frankfort (4-4) in next .

  • Valley Heights 48, Republic Co. 6

    At Blue Rapids, the Mustangs scored early and often against Republic County, winning big in a rout. Game information and individual statistics were not made available. Valley Heights (4-4) takes a two-game winning streak into its regular-season finale against Jackson .


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