John “Jr.” William Runnalls Jr., 88, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Village Manor in Abilene. The family provided the following information. John was born on Oct. 15, 1925, in Clay County to John and Elsie (Hamme) Runnalls, Sr. “Jr.” was raised in the Longford .
William “Beaver” Ensley Jr., 47, of Manhattan, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on Aug. 5, 1966, in Manhattan, the son of Bill and Marcella (Perez) Ensley Sr. .
Former Kansas State hitting coach Andy Sawyers is coming back to the Wildcats. In a move made official today, Sawyers left his position as hitting coach at Texas A&M to return to K-State, where he served as hitting .
The Big 12 announced it will host “The State of College Athletics Forum,” the first in a series of forums dedicated to the issues facing college athletics. On Aug. 6 at the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel, a broad-based panel from college .
Thanks to a final-round score of 71 Thursday, former Kansas State women’s golfer Gianna Misenhelter carded a three-round score of 219 to capture the Kansas Women’s Amateur Championship at Colbert Hills Golf Course. Misenhelter, who was a senior during the 2013.
The 13-and-under Manhattan Dirt Devils captured the Midwest League USSSA A World Series championship, besting the Sharks of Overland Park, 3-1, on Wednesday at the Fountain Bluff complex in Liberty, Mo. The Dirt Devils went 7-0 in the tournament, which .
The Manhattan Optimist 10-and-under XTREME placed fourth in a tournament in Augusta recently. They defeated McPherson Lady Express 13-1, Wichita Rampage 11-0 and the Derby Iron Maidens 12-1. They tied the Wichita Kansas Cannons, 0-0. Manhattan lost to the .
Who played what roles in John Burroughs’ death last September remains to be determined, but a Riley County District Court judge on Wednesday ruled that there’s probable cause to believe a Kansas City man may be one of the .
District officials recommended a 1-mill levy increase and an increase in budget authority to the USD 383 Board of Education on Wednesday, though no decisions have been made. In a budget work session, director of business services Lew Faust said that .
USD 383’s district website has undergone an extreme makeover and will launch on Monday. Director of communications and school safety Michele Jones presented information about the modernized site — still www.usd383.org — to the school board at Wednesday’s meeting. .
After an up-and-down regular season, the American Legion Manhattan Manko junior 17ers are headed to state. Behind a 10-5 victory over the Junction City Jays on Wednesday, the 17ers advanced to next week’s single-A state tournament in Leavenworth against .
If, as seems apparent, the United States is unable to reach a deal with Iran by Sunday’s deadline to limit that country’s nuclear program, the United States will have three basic alternatives. We can escalate sanctions in the .
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