Did you know that in 1920, within 24 hours of being asked to contribute $40 each, Kansas State University students pledged $76,000, or 60 percent of the total cost of Memorial Stadium? That both heavyweight boxer Joe Louis and baseball legend Jackie Robinson were stationed .
The CHS Foundation, St. Paul, Minnesota, has made a gift of $250,000 to the College of Agriculture at Kansas State University to support the Center for Risk Management Education and Research. The center engages students and industry partners in innovative education .
Brenda G. Bickover, 62, of Manhattan, died Sunday morning, Nov. 23, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Jan. 18, 1952, in Alabama and had been a Manhattan resident for the past seven years. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later .
When Bruce Weber got hired as Kansas State’s new head coach in 2012, he got a call from Maui chairman Dave Odom soon after. It had been more than a decade since Kansas State had appeared in the Maui field, .
For the seventh time in his career, including the second this season, Kansas State receiver Tyler Lockett has been named the Big 12 Special Teams Player of the Week. Lockett earned the award for his efforts in the return game at .
While teammate LeSean McCoy got the lion’s share of the carries, Philadelphia running back Darren Sproles finished the day with just as many touchdowns in the Eagles’ 43-24 win over Tennessee on Sunday. Sproles scored on a 4-yard run .
A former Kansas State University student who drove drunk and killed two people in a head-on collision will be resentenced after the Kansas Court of Appeals on Friday overturned a departure sentence by Judge John Bosch at Riley County District .
In just over a month, 21-year-old K-State student Ben Wilson will be sworn in as the newest Riley County commissioner. The music major beat out incumbent Dave Lewis by 66 votes in the August primary for the 1st District seat. Saturday .
Plans are in the works for an Aggieville venue for weddings, parties and other events. Currently in the development stages, the Aggieville Event Center will be at 12th and Laramie St. in the parking lot of the southwest part of .
A Topeka man was sentenced Friday to 12 years in federal prison for committing robberies in Manhattan and Topeka. Christopher James Wilhoite, 26, pleaded guilty to two counts of commercial robbery and one count of unlawful possession of a firearm in furtherance .
Behind a record-breaking night for freshman Kylee Zumach, the Kansas State volleyball team staved off set point three times in a 3-0 (27-25, 25-14, 27-25) win over TCU Saturday at Ahearn Field House. Zumach, a 6-foot-4 outside hitter from Buffalo, .
It’s been six years since Kansas State failed to produce a 500-yard rusher and if things don’t get turned around, the Wildcats might be on the verge of doing it again. When Lamark Brown rushed for a team-best 412 .
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