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  • Obituaries | March 30, 2014

    Ben Moore

    Benjamin F. “Ben” Moore , 79 of Manhattan died Wednesday, March 26, at his home. Ben served 30 years in the U.S. Army, which included two tours in Vietnam.  He obtained the rank of command sergeant major before retiring at Fort Riley in 1984. Following retirement, Ben earned

  • Obituaries | March 30, 2014

    Marceil Hoke

    Marceil D. Hoke, 89, of Manhattan, died Saturday, March 29, 2014, at her residence. She was born on Oct. 29, 1924 in Winfield. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave.

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Weis Real Estate wins awards

    The Manhattan office of Realty Executives Weis Real Estate has been honored with top regional and international awards. Realty Executives International named Jerry and Linda Weis and the Manhattan brokerage to their “Broker-Owner Circle of Excellence” award at a special event in Phoenix, and Broker-Owner

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Rockhill Wellness reopening Thursday

    Dr. Kristine Springer, Dr. Amy Penrod-Filby, Casey Ebert, Katrina Rooker, Aimee Phelgar, Tiffany Young and Abby Fontenelle will be hosting a grand reopening for the Rockhill Wellness Center after the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting Thursday. The ribbon cutting will commence at 4 p.m.

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Kite’s wins another top college bar award

    Kite’s Bar and Grill was named the 11th best college bar in America by the website University Primetime. Business Insider recently named Kite’s Bar and Grill as one of the 31 best college bars in the U.S.

  • Local |Business | March 30, 2014

    Medi-Waste Disposal opens

    Medi-Waste Disposal officially announces its opening by owners David and Rose Kreller. Medi-Waste Disposal is a local provider of regulated medical waste transportation and disposal as well as select compliance training solutions. Created by the same founders as Document Resources, a statewide provider of secure

  • Gardening | March 30, 2014

    Growing plants in pots combats weather


    The recent weather is an example of why I like to grow plants in portable pots or containers. When it is cold outside, I can move them indoors. I can put them in full sun to start the season and move them to shade if

  • Tennis | March 30, 2014

    K-State tennis falls at home to OU

    The 61st-ranked Kansas State tennis team officially opened Mike Goss Tennis Stadium on Friday — hosting No. 18 Oklahoma in the inaugural dual match at the new facility. Howver, the Sooners spoiled the debut of the facility, defeating the Wildcats, 6-1. K-State is now 8-7 this season

  • Local |Education | March 30, 2014

    Topeka program recognizes Fort Hays scholarship winners from area schools

    HAYS — Students from 14 Kansas counties were recognized for the scholarships they have been awarded from Fort Hays State University at the recent Student Recognition Program in Topeka. Junction City High School • Ashley Evans, a 2014 Junction City High School graduate, accepted a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in

  • Local |Education | March 30, 2014

    St. George student wins merit award

    Kenan Bitikofer of St. George has been offered the Goshen College President’s Leadership Award (PLA), the college’s top merit scholarship. Goshen is a four-year Christian liberal arts college in northern Indiana. The PLA is given in recognition of outstanding academic performance and promise

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