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  • Movies | June 20, 2013

    ‘Man of Steel’ diverting if not thought-provoking

    The new movie version of the Superman “origin myth,” “Man of Steel,” was directed by Zack Snyder. Snyder has given us the 2004 “Dawn of the Dead,” the kid’s flic “Legend of the Guardians,” and comic book pictures “300,” “Watchmen,” and “Sucker Punch.” Managing actors and

  • General Activities | June 20, 2013

    Junior golf series opens at Colbert

    The Manhattan Junior Golf Association opened its summer tournament series Tuesday at Colbert Hills Golf Course. Boys and girls above age 14 played the back nine and the par-3 course, while the younger competitors played only the par-3 course. Sisters Kylie and Kelsey McCarthy led the

  • Local |Kansas State University | June 20, 2013

    Manhattan child wins K-State Cinderella Scholarship Pageant

    A Manhattan child was among winners in the Heartland Cinderella Scholarship Pageant regional competition held Sunday night at Forum Hall on the K-State University campus. Lilliana Mcintosh was named beauty winner in the 7-9 year old Mini Miss Division of the pageant. Tayler Ray Risner

  • Local |Kansas State University |Government & Politics | June 20, 2013

    Grant brings foreigners to K-State over the summer

    A grant from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs will bring 20 students from 13 foreign countries to Kansas State University this summer to study environmental stewardship. The three-year, $600,000 grant was awarded to the university’s engineering extension program in

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | June 20, 2013

    Man arrested after domestic incident

    A Manhattan man was arrested for domestic battery, assault and endangerment Wednesday after he allegedly drove his vehicle into another car during a domestic dispute. Sgt. Brad Ingalls said Isidro Martinez-Banuelas, 31, 2500 Farm Bureau Road, Lot 119, was arrested after police were called to the parking lot

  • Obituaries | June 20, 2013

    Micheal Myers

    Micheal R. Myers, 85, of Manhattan died Tuesday in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | June 20, 2013

    Edwin Holly

    Edwin Charles Holly, 93, of Fairbury, Neb., died Wednesday at Heritage Care Center in Fairbury.

  • Obituaries | June 20, 2013

    Fred Danenberg

    Fred Danenberg, 90, of Manhattan died Tuesday in Manhattan.

  • Obituaries | June 20, 2013

    Inez Dickey

    Inez Philpot Dickey, 80, formerly of Manhattan died Saturday in Pearland, Texas.

  • Local | June 20, 2013

    New homes on parade in semi-annual event


    This weekend’s tour of newly built homes shows that housing construction is up this year in the Manhattan area. More homes than usual are on the semi-annual Parade of Homes, said T-Shane Roberts, executive director of the Flint Hills Area Builders Association, which sponsors

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