Sunday, April 26, 2015



Lifestyle

  • Columns | April 19, 2015

    Chinese naval buildup poses a challenge to U.S.

    The Chinese Navy is an increasingly powerful force in the Pacific.  Most other navies in this area, including Russia’s, are antiquated or very small.  Some are using former U.S. Navy ships. Japan builds its own ships and has made noises about

  • Local |Business | April 19, 2015

    Marketing company advertises rural life globally

    World Wide Web. Of course, that’s the term that we see on the Internet. It reminds us that Internet technology operates far beyond our borders. Today we’ll meet an Internet marketing company which is using the tools of technology to transcend the traditional

  • Local |Briefs |Education | April 19, 2015

    FHCS Students Attend SAFE Conference In Wichita

    Students from the Flint Hills Christian School leadership practicum class, along with 150 other high school students from across Kansas, attended the Seat-Belts Are For Everyone (SAFE) conference in Wichita, March 31 through April 1. Those attending were able to participate in workshops led by nearly 250 safety professionals,

  • Local |Briefs |Education | April 19, 2015

    Manhattan educator becomes certified journalism teacher

    Kristy L. Nyp, a Manhattan High School language arts teacher, became a certified journalism educator, receiving the status from the Journalism Education Association. She was scheduled to be honored Saturday at a JEA and National Scholastic Press Association high school journalism convention in Denver. The

  • Gardening | April 19, 2015

    Enjoy fresh salsa in three months

    Greggeyestone1

    Onions, tomatoes, peppers, cilantro and basil can be grown in the garden and used as fresh salsa ingredients. Oregano, parsley, garlic and marjoram can also be grown and used in different salsa ingredients. Ginny Barnard, a family and consumer science agent, and I will be

  • Local |Briefs |Business | April 19, 2015

    Coldwell Banker employees get awards

    The International Coldwell Banker franchise office has announced the following awards for its locally owned franchisee. The franchise has more than 85,000 associates worldwide with over 2,400 offices. Office Manager’s Award: Kelly Adams, owner and managing broker • This represents the top 13 percent of all affiliate offices

  • Local |Briefs |Business | April 19, 2015

    Parks supervisor gets on national committee

    Chris Nelson, Manhattan Parks and Recreation supervisor, has been selected to represent Manhattan and the state of Kansas on the Certified Youth Sports Administrators (CYSA) Leadership Committee. The National Alliance for Youth Sports has formed the committee. The committee consists of certified administrators from around

  • Local |Briefs |Business | April 19, 2015

    Edward Jones adds financial adviser

    Edward Jones financial adviser Gail Urban announced Thursday that a second financial adviser, Catherine McKinley, will join her office in Manhattan on April 24. Gail Urban said, “I’m very impressed with Catherine, and I’m sure our clients will be, too. Edward Jones prides itself

  • Obituaries | April 19, 2015

    BERNARD R. HEAD

    Bernard Ryan Head, 102, of Manhattan, died Thursday, April 16, 2015, at Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was retired from the U.S. Army as a Chief Warrant Officer 4, and the Civil Service in Manpower Management. He was

  • Obituaries | April 19, 2015

    RANDALL L. REED

    Randall L. “Randy” Reed, 58, of Tescott, died Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at the Salina Regional Health Center in Salina. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Oct. 29, 1956, in Appleton City, Missouri, the son of Earnest Leroy and Beverly J. (Casperson) Reed. His


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