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  • Equestrian | April 11, 2014

    K-State’s Bovaird named NCEA Rider of the Month

    WACO, Texas — The National Collegiate Equitation Association (NCEA) announced on Thursday its March Rider of the Month honors, with K-State’s Kelly Bovaird taking the accolade in Horsemanship. This is Bovaird’s second March Rider of the Month honor, after earning the Big 12 award. Hailing

  • Tennis | April 11, 2014

    K-State tennis to host USTA/ITA Campus Kids Day

    As part of its final home match of the 2014 spring season on April 19, K-State women’s tennis will host a USTA/ITA Campus Kids Day at the Mike Goss Tennis Stadium at noon. The match is free and open to the public, as the Wildcats

  • Football | April 11, 2014

    Wildcats’ Coleman a finalist for Arthur Ashe Award

    Jonathan Coleman, a two-year letterwinner for the K-State football team, was named one of 16 male finalists for the 2014 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award on Thursday in a joint announcement by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education and the NCAA. Coleman was selected as a finalist

  • Area Schools | April 11, 2014

    Riley County softball splits with Rossville

    The Riley County Softball team split with Rossville on Tuesday in Riley. The Falcons won the first game 9-5. Jordan Ummel earned the win, while Allie Martin had three hits, a triple and a double. Bri Engle had two hits and a double, and Kerrigan

  • Area Schools | April 11, 2014

    Rock Creek sweeps Abilene

    The Rock Creek softball team took two from Abilene on Tuesday, winning 6-1 and 14-4 over the Cowgirls. The Mustangs got off to a slow start, but got their offense together late in Game 1. Alexis Wilson and Blair Campbell each went 2 for 3 and Winter Henry

  • Track & Field | April 11, 2014

    KSU track and field travels to Arizona action

    The K-State track and field team heads to Tucson, Ariz., this weekend for the Jim Click Shootout at Roy P. Drachman Stadium. The meet began Thursday with the combined events, but the Wildcats will not compete until Saturday. The main team scored meet will be

  • Movies | April 11, 2014

    ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ another great Wes Anderson film

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    Film director Wes Anderson is a funny kind of national treasure. He makes movies even middle-aged people will like. They are quirky movies, movies rich in color and images, movies with plots that take wild detours, movies with lots of recognizable stars. Movies with complete

  • Editorials | April 11, 2014

    Sebelius steps down

    After the public relations fiasco — and the disservice to American health care consumers — that defined the Obamacare rollout, it was a matter of time before former Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius resigned as secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services. Exactly what went wrong

  • Editorials | April 11, 2014

    DeBacker will be missed

    The resignation of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius understandably garners most of the attention, but the state is losing the services of another capable woman. We’re referring to Diane DeBacker, a career teacher and education administrator who on Wednesday announced her resignation

  • Columns | April 11, 2014

    Reality tests ‘Ministry of Truth’

    Aides to Gov. Sam Brownback have been working overtime this past month to counteract a flurry of reports contrary to the governor’s point of view on the Kansas economy and state finance. The aides’ work brings to mind the Ministry of Truth in George


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