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  • Columns | December 09, 2012

    Lack of rain could cause big problems


    Another week hurried by with nary a drop of rain where we need it. I really knew people who used the word “nary” (not any) in their everyday conversation, along with “yorn” (yours) and “younguns” (children) and so on. They were good people, but were

  • Football | December 09, 2012

    Klein finishes third for Heisman


    NEW YORK — Often, moral victories don’t seem to count for much in college football. But that was different on Saturday night, as Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein finished third in the voting for the Heisman Trophy, announced at the Best Buy Theater in Times

  • Manhattan High School | December 09, 2012

    Ballard, Price pace MHS past Great Bend


    Through the first three games of this season, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has been led by either Elayna Spilker, Darby Price or both. Saturday against Great Bend, the Indians proved they have more than just two weapons in their arsenal. Sophomore Caroline Ballard

  • Track & Field | December 09, 2012

    Wildcats break records in opener

    It was a successful start to the track and field season for the K-State Wildcats as they broke three school records while hosting the KSU All-Comers on Saturday afternoon. K-State saw its newcomers shine on the women’s team and prove why this recruiting class

  • Manhattan High School | December 09, 2012

    Indians cruise past Great Bend


    Through four games this year, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team has leaned on Jacob Holloway. Others have had big nights, and everybody pitches in defensively, but when the Indians need a big shot, more often than not, Holloway is the one stepping up. “I

  • Manhattan High School | December 09, 2012

    Manhattan grapplers take 1st at Abilene

    The Manhattan High wrestling team bounced back from a pair of dual losses this week to go 5-0 in the Abilene tournament on Saturday. “We were pretty excited - it’s been a tough week for us,” assistant coach Chad Lindsley said. “To come out

  • Manhattan High School | December 09, 2012

    Indians compete at Olathe Invitational

    The Manhattan High swim team traveled to Olathe Friday for the Olathe Invitational Swimming and Diving meet at Prairie Trail Middle School. Final team results were not available, but several Indian swimmers got the chance to race high-quality competition and hold their own. The team

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2012

    Falcons edge Eagles, 66-61

    At Riley, a 28-23 halftime lead proved good enough for Riley County on Friday as it beat Silver Lake 66-61. The Falcons actually extended their lead in the third quarter, outscoring Silver Lake 23-14 to go ahead 51-37. The Eagles outscored Riley County 24-15 in

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2012

    Council Grove 46, Rock Creek 33

    At Flush, the Rock Creek Mustangs couldn’t overcome a slow start in a 46-33 loss to Council Grove on Friday. The Mustangs fell behind 13-3 after the first quarter and trailed 24-13 by halftime. Rock Creek pulled within 10 points after the third quarter, but

  • Area Schools | December 09, 2012

    Valley Heights 73, Wabaunsee 45

    At Alma, Valley Heights gained an early lead and continued to extend it on the way to a 73-45 win over Wabaunsee. The Mustangs picked up their third win of the season and are 3-0.

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