• Nichols to stand trial for JC murder charge

    JUNCTION CITY – Anthony Nichols will stand trial in Geary County District Court for a September 2013 murder in Junction City. At an arraignment hearing on Monday, District Judge Maritza Segarra entered not guilty pleas for the 34-year-old man from Kansas City, .

  • It’s not football season quite yet

    The United States is launching air strikes in northern Iraq, the record Ebola outbreak threatens to spread from West Africa, Russia is still trying to rule Ukraine and the Israelis and Palestinians seem to be waiting for each other to .

  • Our actions must reflect national identity, principles

    To the Editor: We have a long-held national identity. We have portrayed ourselves as a people that cares about the needs of the vulnerable, the downtrodden and the unpopular.  We have led the world in the protection of human .

  • Stranded driver grateful for assistance of ‘angels’

    To the Editor: I want to sincerely thank all of the wonderful people who helped me when my car mysteriously died at the corner of Anderson and Sunset avenues the afternoon of July 31. I will be forever grateful to Joe .


    Thomas E. Hannah Sr., 68, formerly of Manhattan and Osawatomie, died Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Valdosta, Ga., at the home of his daughter, Annette Hannah Clark. Tom was born Jan. 10, 1946, in Robson, W.Va., to Lela and Everett Hannah, who preceded him .

  • ‘Into the Storm’ has problems, but it’s better than ‘Twister’ Christopher.conner1

    Appropriately titled disaster film “Into the Storm” was released on a busy weekend for late summer films. “Into the Storm” has some stiff competition for audiences’ attention. Writer John Swetnam, even competes against himself with credits on two new releases. .

  • WR Andre Davis looking to contribute immediately 02 davis, andre - mug.phatch

    New Kansas State wide receiver Andre Davis and quarterback Jake Waters have more in common than meets the eye. Like Waters, Davis was a Division-I qualifier out of high school, but had no scholarship offers. After two years of JUCO .

  • Newman entering 12th NFL season Newman.phatch

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Terence Newman’s longevity is unparalleled compared to most football players from Kansas State that have gone on to play in the National Football League. Newman, a starting left cornerback for the Cincinnati Bengals, is entering his 12.

  • Cats’ Edwards scores 14 points in 67-66 loss

    Kansas State junior guard Justin Edwards once again scored in double figures for Athletes in Action, but it wasn’t enough as the Qatar National Team hit a 3-pointer with 1.3 seconds remaining to earn a 67-66 win on Sunday at .

  • Optimist Starz to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Optimist Starz 10U fast-pitch softball team is having tryouts at Optimist Park in Manhattan.  The tryouts will be Saturday, Aug. 16 from 2-4 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 21 from 5:30-7 p.m..

  • Hole-in-one at Stagg Hill

    Sonny Sisk hit a hole-in-one on No. 2 at the Stagg Hill Golf Club on July 25. He used a 7-wood on the 165-yard hole. The shot was witnessed by Blaine Hardman and John Harrington..

  • Optimist Heat to hold tryouts

    The Manhattan Sweet Heat 12U fast-pitch softball team is having tryouts at Optimist Park in Manhattan.  The tryouts will be Sunday, Aug. 17 from 6-8 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 24 from 6-8 p.m..


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