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  • Local |Kansas State University |Arts & Leisure | February 19, 2014

    Chinese dance company to appear at McCain

    Kansas State University’s McCain Performance Series will present “Dynasties and Beyond” by the Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, in McCain Auditorium. “Dynasties and Beyond” uses dance techniques from ancient Chinese dynasties to remote regional cultures and from court dances

  • Obituaries | February 19, 2014


    Robert Earl Hoerner, 89, of Manhattan died Tuesday at his home. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Feb. 20, 1924, in Manhattan. He was the son of the late Helen (Thompson) and George F.C. Hoerner.  Robert was a farmer in

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Falcons rally to beat Council Grove

    At Riley, playing a tough game against one of the area’s better girls’ basketball teams, Riley County topped Council Grove 72-58 on Tuesday. The Falcons (16-1) opened to a slow start, trailing 21-14 after the first quarter. Council Grove (15-3) extended its lead to 39

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Rock Creek 45, Chapman 37

    At Chapman, Rock Creek picked up its fifth win of the season Tuesday, beating Chapman 45-37. The Mustangs (5-11) led 7-2 after the first quarter and 20-8 by halftime. The Irish (1-14) tried to get back in the game in the third quarter, cutting the

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Wetmore 51, BV-Randolph 45

    At Wetmore, in a Twin Valley League battle, the Blue Valley Rams fell 51-45 to Wetmore on Tuesday. The Rams (2-15) actually had the lead early in the game, leading 19-13 after the first, and 29-23 at halftime. Wetmore (5-12) made its comeback in the

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Frankfort 45, Troy 40

    At Frankfort, the Frankfort Wildcats held on to win 45-40 over Troy on Tuesday. The Wildcats (5-11) were ahead 13-11 after the first quarter and 25-16 at halftime. Troy (6-10) outscored the Wildcats 14-7 in the third to cut the lead to 32-30. Frankfort outscored

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Council Grove 48, Riley County 38

    At Riley, Council Grove moved to 18-0 on the season on Tuesday with a 48-38 win over Riley County. Council Grove got out to a 13-7 lead in the first quarter and pushed ahead 22-14. Council Grove extended its lead in the third quarter, outscoring

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Rock Creek 72, Chapman 46

    At Chapman, in a game of two teams headed in different directions, Rock Creek slammed Chapman, 72-46. Rock Creek moved to 14-3 with the win, while the Irish fell to 1-13. Rock Creek led 22-14 after the first, and 40-25 by halftime. The Mustangs added 26

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Troy 60, Frankfort 48

    At Frankfort, a big fourth quarter from Troy led to a loss for Frankfort on Tuesday, with the Wildcats falling 60-48 at home. Troy (9-8) outscored Frankfort 20-7 in the fourth quarter to earn the come-from-behind victory. Lucas Adams scored 21 points and knocked down five 3

  • Area Schools | February 19, 2014

    Wamego 70, Clay Center 40

    At Wamego, thanks to a big second half performance, the Wamego Red Raiders beat Clay Center, 70-40, on Tuesday. It was a tighter game in the first half as the Red Raiders (8-9) led 11-6 after one and 30-20 by the break. But Wamego would

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