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  • Local |Kansas State University | May 24, 2013

    K-State health students receive outstanding leadership awards

    K-State’s Lafene Health Center presented its 2013 Outstanding Student Leadership Awards to Danica Pelzel, May 2013 graduate in dietetics and kinesiology, Larned, and Jordan Edmunds, junior in dietetics, Manhattan, for their volunteer service and leadership while participating in student organizations sponsored by Lafene. Pelzel received this

  • Local |Government, Politics | May 24, 2013

    Court appointee has local connections

    The newest addition to what’s known as the nation’s second-highest court once played basketball in Manhattan High School’s north gym. Sri Srinavasan was a guard on the Lawrence High School team that blasted Manhattan High 60-38 on Jan. 3, 1984. On Thursday, the U.

  • Obituaries | May 24, 2013

    William Nelson, Sr.

    William “Bill” Nelson, Sr., 77, of Greensboro, N.C., died May 14 in Greensboro, N.C..

  • Obituaries | May 24, 2013

    John Bascom

    John Bascom, 87, of Eugene, Ore., died March 22 in Eugene, Ore.

  • Editorials | May 24, 2013

    Should PE be a core subject?

    The Institute of Medicine, the health arm of the National Academy of Sciences, has the luxury of issuing recommendations without worrying about how they ought to be implemented. That’s unfortunate, because its recommendations to improve the health and fitness of young people make a

  • Manhattan High School | May 24, 2013

    Falcons edge Indians in 6A opener

    LAWRENCE — A play here, a play there. That’s all that separated the Manhattan High baseball team from a semifinal berth in the Class 6A state tournament Thursday afternoon in a 4-3 loss to Olathe South. Each team had seven hits and two errors. Both

  • Area Schools | May 24, 2013

    Rock Creek softball falls at 4A state

    The Rock Creek softball team suffered an early exit in its first-ever Class 4A state tournament Thursday evening in Salina. De Soto took out the Mustangs 6-2. It was the first loss for Rock Creek (17-4) since April and according to head coach Jeri Brummet,

  • Tennis | May 24, 2013

    Niedermayerova into round of 16; doubles team advances

    Kansas State’s Petra Niedermayerova fought through a three-hour marathon to defeat Kyle McPhillips of UCLA in three-sets, 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (8-6) Thursday to reach the round of 16 at the NCAA Division-I Singles Championships at the Khan Outdoor Tennis Complex. The win for Niedermayerova moved

  • Track & Field | May 24, 2013

    K-State track opens postseason strong

    AUSTIN, Texas — The Kansas State track and field team sent 30 athletes to the NCAA West Preliminary Rounds this week in Texas and eight of them were in action Thursday. No other team had as many women running in the 400-meter hurdles to highlight the day

  • Equestrian | May 24, 2013

    Bovaird selected for AQHA Horsemanship Challenge

    Bovaird selected for AQHA Horsemanship Challenge K-State equestrian rider Kelly Bovaird was one of eight riders selected to compete in the 2013 American Quarter Horse Association Horsemanship (AQHA) Challenge. The event is part of the AQHA Amateur World Show in Oklahoma City. The Horsemanship challenge will


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