Friday, February 12, 2016


  • Arts & Leisure | November 12, 2013

    ‘Memphis’ on McCain stage

    The hit Broadway musical “Memphis” will be performed at 7 pm Friday at Kansas State University’s McCain Auditorium. “Memphis,” inspired by actual events, is set in the underground dance clubs of 1950s’ Memphis. It features a radio announcer who wants to change the world and

  • Obituaries | November 12, 2013


    Nevin “Rocky” Rockwell, 85, of Manhattan,  died Monday at the Leonardville Nursing Home in Leonardville. Additional obituary information will be announced by the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home in Riley.

  • Movies | November 12, 2013

    ‘Thor 2’ will please fans of superhero movies


    Chris Hemsworth returns to the role of Thor in the Marvel Studios film “Thor 2: The Dark World.” Accepted back into Asgard, Thor’s task of returning peace to the nine realms is nearly complete. Still, he does not seem to be fully accepting his role

  • Local | November 12, 2013

    Tell us: Where were you?

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    Each generation of Americans has a moment, an event so stunning or horrific that people remember exactly what they were doing when they heard the news — and how they reacted. For our oldest citizens, it likely was the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941, the “Day

  • Men's Basketball | November 12, 2013

    Cats look to improve vs. Eagles


    Since practice opened, Kansas State men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber has said his team would need consistency and leadership from its upperclassmen, especially its seniors. In last Friday’s season-opening game against Northern Colorado, the Wildcats got neither. And as a result, K-State lost 60

  • Women's Basketball | November 12, 2013

    Romero earns first Big 12 honor


    Kansas State’s Leti Romero garnered the first Big 12 Freshman of the Week honor this season, following her debut in a Wildcat uniform over the weekend. Romero is the first K-State recipient of this honor since the 2010 season and the 18th time a Wildcat has

  • November 12, 2013

    Mueller named to Hendricks watch list

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    Kansas State junior Ryan Mueller — the nation’s leader in sacks — was one of 18 players nationally and three from the Big 12 named to the mid-season watch list on Monday for the Ted Hendricks Award, an honor given to the nation’s top defensive end. Mueller’

  • Volleyball | November 12, 2013

    Johnson recognized for defense


    Kansas State middle blocker Taylor Johnson was named Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. The junior led the Big 12 with 18 blocks last week, including a career-high 10 at Texas Tech on Nov. 6. Johnson added eight blocks on Nov. 9 against West Virginia, helping the Wildcats

  • Area Schools | November 12, 2013

    FHSC Warriors win tournament

    The FHSC Warriors won the boys 14-and-under division of Heartland Soccer Invitational in Overland Park last weekend.  The Warriors went 4-0 in the tournament and shut out three of their opponents.  In pool play, the Warriors defeated FC Roar 2-0, Menace West 5-3

  • General Activities | November 12, 2013

    Cross country club takes fourth

    The Manhattan Cross Country Club placed fourth among the best teams in a seven-state region at the Nike Heartland cross country regionals for high school runners Sunday this past weekend in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The squad was comprised of the seven runners who one

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