Martha Howell Sudduth, 96, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at St. Catherine’s Village in Madison, Miss. Martha Stowers Hand was born in Terry, Miss., on May 2, 1917, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene E. Hand. She attended Hinds County Junior College and graduated from Mississippi State College
Jennie ‘Granny’ Jeffries, 84, of Marysville, formerly of Frankfort, died on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. Jennie was born Jan. 28, 1929, in Holdrege, Neb., the daughter of Clyde S. and Myrtle A. (Brokaw) Lewis. She married Vernon E. ‘Dutch’ Jeffries on December 28, 1945,
Heinz Otto Arent, 83, died on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community, Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Sept. 4, 1930 in Stuttgart, Germany the son of Otto and Helene (Sturm) Arent. He attended the school systems in Stuttgart
Jacqueline Laura McFarland, 74, of Westmoreland, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the Wamego Health Center. She was a long-time resident of the area. Jackie was born June 30, 1939 in Wamego. She attended local schools. Jackie was a cook. She co-owned three different restaurants in Wamego, Westmoreland and Erick,
Sharon Ann Kraus, 74, Wamego, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at the Midland Hospice House in Topeka. She was a life-long resident of the area. Sharon was born Sept. 11, 1939, in rural Alma. She attended Hessdale grade school and Alma High School. Sharon worked for many years as a
Merlyn Ridder, 89, of rural Westmoreland, died at his home Saturday, Jan.18, 2014. Among survivors is his wife, Dorothy, of the home. Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later.
Earl Ryder Jr., 79, of rural Paxico, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at his home. Among survivors is his wife, Katherine, of the home. Services are pending with Stewart Funeral Home of Wamego. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later.
Almost 46 years after his death, Kansas State University will celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. – a man who progressed the United States toward racial equality through non-violence and tragically died for it in a violent way. K-State will have various events honoring
JUNCTION CITY — It certainly wasn’t pretty, but Manhattan High boys’ basketball coach Tim Brooks didn’t seem to mind Friday night. In a low-possession game with both teams struggling offensively, the Indians got a strong defensive effort down the stretch, squeaking out a 35-32
JUNCTION CITY — Manhattan High girls’ basketball coach Scott Mall wasn’t sure what to expect out of the Junction City Blue Jays and first-year coach Nate Parks Friday night. His best guess proved to be right, as the Blue Jays came out with a more
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