Kansas State University student Clarissa Corkins has been named a Nancy Larson Foundation scholar and awarded a $1,000 scholarship in recognition of her outstanding academic record and community service. The Nancy Larson Foundation awards scholarships to juniors, seniors and graduate students majoring in elementary education
NORMAN, Okla. — A halftime deficit was too much for the Kansas State men’s basketball team to overcome in an 86-73 loss at Oklahoma on Saturday. The loss marked the sixth straight loss on the road for the Wildcats (18-9, 8-6 Big 12), who were out
State Rep. Tom Phillips, of Kansas’ 67th district, has filed for re-election to the Kansas House. Phillips’ term in the House began Feb. 1, 2012. He was chosen by a majority of Republican precint representatives to fill the seat left vacant by the resignation of Susan Mosier.
TOPEKA — The Manhattan High boys’ basketball team battled all night, but couldn’t get over the hump against Highland Park on the road Friday night, falling 54-44. The Indians cut the lead to two in the fourth quarter at 46-44, but couldn’t get the
TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls’ basketball team struggled to put the game away, but ultimately came out on top on the road against Highland Park, winning 44-30 Friday night. Darby Price had 20 points and 14 rebounds for the Indians, with Caroline Ballard adding nine points and
Bill Clark, executive director of the Flint Hills Regional Council, told Manhattan and Riley County officials on Thursday that he will move to a part-time role with the council. Clark said the council is restructuring its personnel due to the inability to afford the full
Q: Why did Tim Brooks really get forced out at Manhattan High? Surely it wasn’t just because of “bad language and a negative attitude,” as has been reported.
The Blue River floodplain working group continues to make progress, according to a presentation Thursday at the city/county joint meeting in the county commission chambers. The Silver Jackets program, which is being handled through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, provides a strategy
A consultancy firm has been hired to develop a long-term transportation plan, the Flint Hills Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) policy board learned Wednesday. URS Corporation will be the consultant advising on the development of a transportation plan. MPO transportation planner Stephanie Watts said the development
Three suspects facing murder charges in connection with the death of a Junction City woman appeared in court Thursday and are set for their next status hearings. Larry Anderson, 25, of Manhattan; Drexel Woody, 23, of Fort Riley; and Marrysa Middleton, 22, of Colorado (city unknown), were arrested
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