Carroll A. Lange, 71, of Manhattan, died Saturday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. He was born July 5, 1942, in Clay Center. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502..
Don Hess couldn’t help but recall a coincidental conversation he had with junior pitcher Jesse Steinbring this week. “Earlier this week he told me he would throw a perfect game,” the Manhattan High baseball coach said. “He didn’t .
As it can be with any young team, the results can often be a mixed bag. The Manhattan High softball team has more new faces than old. And those new faces came out firing against Topeka High in the first .
Manhattan High girls’ soccer coach Mike Sanchez said it was a tough one to coach. Despite controlling the pace throughout the length of the game, the Indians lost 4-2 at Wichita Trinity on Friday. “It was kind of a hard .
After seeing her team in singles and doubles action on Wednesday, Manhattan High boys’ tennis coach Joyce Allen got to see how everyone would play exclusively in doubles action on Saturday at the Salina Central Doubles Classic. The Indians won .
It turned out to be the tour from hell. Ann Gulbrith had acted for three summers in civic theater productions in her home town, Kalamazoo, Michigan, and one summer in the Seaplace Barn Theater on Long Island, when her friends, .
Kansas State senior Petra Niedermayerova secured yet another piece of school history on a warm Saturday afternoon at Mike Goss Tennis Stadium, despite the Wildcats falling to No. 25 Texas. The Wildcats are now 8-9 this season and 2-3 in the .
What seems to be a simple memoir of a youth spent in Africa is so much more. Boyd Varty’s “Cathedral of the Wild” recounts some incredible tales of encounters with wild animals and a sometimes harsh environment, but that’.
“Whistling Past the Graveyard” is powerful novel reminiscent of “To Kill a Mockingbird” or “Huck Finn.” In 1963, the protagonist and storyteller, 9-year-old Starla Claudelle, lives with her grandmother, Mamie, in Cayuga Springs, Miss. Starla hasn’t seen her momma .
Did you know that because arctic ice is melting, five countries will control a fourth of the world’s petroleum reserves? That U.S. submarines already use the Northwest Passage to travel between the Atlantic and the Pacific? That as .
The news from the recent report comparing our state’s rebound from the economic recession from that of five states in the region wasn’t all bad. For example, Kansas last year outperformed those other states — Missouri, Colorado, Nebraska, Oklahoma .
By the time you finish reading this article, more than 30 cases of child abuse will have been reported to authorities nation-wide. By the end of today, that number will swell past 9,000. And four of those children will die at the .
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