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  • Hoxie defeats Mustangs in title game Spt 4448.phatch

    EMPORIA — With a 72-game winning streak spanning three seasons coming into Saturday’s Class 1A-Division-I state championship game, the Valley Heights girls’ basketball team was going to need a special effort against undefeated Hoxie to come away with a state .

  • Valley Heights’ boys take 3rd

    EMPORIA — Run and gun can be a whole lot of fun. The Valley Heights Mustangs defeated Spearville, 74-54, in Saturday’s Class 1A-Division-I consolation game for the team’s highest finish ever at a state tournament. After two games at .

  • Indians lose to Maize, 42-35, in 6A semis

    WICHITA — Manhattan High head coach Scott Mall knows his team didn’t play its best basketball in Friday’s Class 6A state semifinal loss to Maize, 42-35. That’s what made the loss so hard to take. “We just played .

  • Wildcats slam Northern Colorado two sweep series

    By now, the early season struggles seem like a distant memory. On Saturday, the Kansas State baseball team finished off a three-game series with Northern Colorado by winning the final game of a doubleheader, 11-0, to complete a sweep and .

  • K-State tennis opens Big 12 with 4-3 win at West Virginia

    MORGANTOWN, W. Va. — The Kansas State tennis team opened its Big 12 schedule on Friday afternoon against West Virginia with a 4-3 win at the Ridgeview Racquet Club. The win snapped a four-match skid away from Manhattan and improved K-State’s .

  • MaVorhis tosses two-hit shutout to lead Cats

    It may have been Kansas State’s eighth straight win, but the real story was Levi MaVorhis, who tossed a two-hit shutout in the Wildcats’ 10-0 victory over Northern Colorado on Friday night at Tointon Family Stadium. MaVorhis (3-1) had .

  • K-State pays tribute to Abilene’s Carly Gassman

    The K-State baseball team honored a K-State student who died this weekend and plan to the rest of the season. Abilene-native Carly Gassman died away on Friday night after a battle with cancer, and the team honored her with the .


    C. Calvin Hansen, 94, of Manhattan, died March 13 at the Meadowlark Hills-Bramlage House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on June 3, 1919, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of Dewey C. and Julia Belle (Shipman) .


    James Russell “Jim” Simons, 81, a resident of Severy, died March 13 at the Greenwood County Hospital in Eureka. He was born on Aug. 24, 1932, in Severy, the son of Joseph Elmer and Doris Genevieve (Moor) Simons. Jim served in the United States .


    Maurice Victor Stuewe, 88, of Alma, died Saturday at the Alma Manor. He was a long-time resident of the community. The family provided some of the following information. Maurice was born on Nov. 23, 1925 in Alma, the son of Albert “A.E.” .


    Richard Ray Walker, 54, of Manhattan, died Feb. 22 in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born Aug. 28, 1959, in Junction City, to Ray and Nadine (Jaecke) Walker. During his childhood, he was a very active member at the First .


    Anna B. Davis, 97, of Clay Center, died Jan. 25 at the Clay County Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Riley Cemetery. A memorial has been established for Medicalodges of Clay Center. Contributions may be .


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