Sunday, November 29, 2015


  • Obituaries | November 18, 2015


    Lois Fink, 100, of Manhattan, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Homestead Care Home. Services are pending with Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home and Cremation.

  • Obituaries | November 18, 2015


    Erma Verhage, 75, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan, after a brave fight with cancer. The family provided some of the following information. Erma was born Sept. 22, 1940, in Hays, the daughter of Fidelis A. and Celestina P. (Hertel) Walters. Erma spent

  • Obituaries | November 18, 2015


    Arlene V. Wilson, 90, of St. George, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at the Westy Community Care Center in Westmoreland. The family provided some of the following information. Arlene was born May 8, 1925, at the family home in Wabaunsee County, the daughter of Louis J. and Celia E. (Miller)

  • Obituaries | November 18, 2015


    Paul Brian “Buzzy” Fabre, 47, died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, after a prolonged illness. The family provided some of the following information. Buzzy was born Jan. 24, 1968, in Fort Hood, Texas, to Frances M. Myers and Paul Wallace Fabre. He attended Manhattan High School and lived in and around

  • Volleyball | November 18, 2015

    Wildcats looking for sixth straight win

    The Kansas State volleyball team will puts its six-match win streak on the line tonight when the Wildcats host Iowa State at Ahearn Field House. K-State is just 3-4 in its last seven meetings against the Cyclones, but the three victories came in the last

  • Football | November 18, 2015

    Cats, Cyclones more similar than ever


    For years now, the Iowa State football team under Paul Rhoads has looked a lot like Bill Snyder’s program at Kansas State. The two teams often recruit the same type of blue-collar players, they typically both favor a running attack that chews up clock

  • Volleyball | November 18, 2015

    Seven named Academic All-Big 12

    Seven Kansas State volleyball student-athletes were named to the 2015 Academic All-Big 12 Team — including six on the first team — the conference announced Tuesday. Three-time honoree Katie Brand and 4.0 GPA-holder Kersten Kober, were both named to the first team. Brand is one of eight student-athletes recognized this

  • General Activities | November 18, 2015

    Harkin wins tennis tournament

    Daniel Harkin won a major regional tennis tournament, and two other Manhattan kids also turned in impressive finishes this past weekend. Harkin, a seventh-grader at Eisenhower Middle School, won the 12-and-under boys singles title at the winter Sweet 16 tournament, held in Topeka. The Sweet 16 included

  • Area Schools | November 18, 2015

    Seaman beats EMS

    The Eisenhower Middle School eighth grade girls’ basketball team lost to Topeka Seaman last Thursday afternoon, 32-10. Eisenhower could not handle the press and Seaman capitalized on turnovers.  Scoring for the Eagles included Simone Sayles with four points and Grace Warner, Kelsey Coonrod, Jessica

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 17, 2015

    Group’s Passport to the Nations offers slice of culture

    The sounds of a flute filled the ballroom in the K-State Union on Monday as students celebrated the culture and heritage of native people. The culture of several tribes was on display during the Native American Student Association’s Passport to the Nations event, part

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