• K-State selects Civic Leadership Scholarship winners

    Kansas State University selects Civic Leadership Scholarship winners and finalists Three Kansas high school seniors are recipients of a select Kansas State University scholarship that rewards students who are making a difference and demonstrating creativity by developing projects and programs .


    ASHLAND COMMUNITY Service at 11a.m. Adult Sunday school at 10a.m. Pastor is Paul Barkey. Organist is Pearl Scott. Church board meets at 7 p.m. Monday. BLUEMONT CHURCH “Running on Empty” series continues with “Lightening Your Load, based on .

  • EDITORIAL | News isn’t great, but it’s a start

    The state revenue projections from Topeka on Thursday generated more sighs of relief than jubilation from lawmakers who don’t need to be reminded how monumental their task remains. The news wasn’t great, but it was good, mostly. In .

  • Kobach catches a noncitizen

    Michael A. Smith Contributing Writer Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach finally found a non-citizen voter. On the hunt since the “SAFE” Act passed in 2011, Kobach recently secured a guilty plea from Victor David Garcia Bebek, a Peruvian national who .

  • Guerra guilty in robbery, battery case

    Sergio Guerra on Friday morning was found guilty of aggravated kidnapping aggravated robbery and aggravated battery in connection with an incident from March 2016 in Riley County District Court. The jury deliberated for one hour before returning the verdict. Guerra was .

  • In ‘Wilson’ Harrelson’s talking is never funny

    As long as our town has 25 first-run movie screens, we stand a chance of seeing a number of films intended for smaller audiences and made for less money than are the usual run of action pictures. For example, “Last Word,” “.

  • K-State basketball adds Wainright

    Kansas State filled one of its two open scholarships with one of the top remaining junior college players in the country on Thursday. And his name is familiar to fans of the Big 12. The Wildcats got a commitment from Ahmaad .

  • Young guys stepping up on K-State offense Ksufbpractice

    With the spring game on Saturday, Kansas State head football coach Bill Snyder is seeing something different every day from his team. He said the defense is playing at a higher level than the offense, but that is partly because .

  • MHS boys golf records season-best score at Free State

    Manhattan golf had its best team score by 10 strokes on Thursday. The Indians shot a 320 at the Lawrence Free State Invitational, tying for 10th place in the 24-team tournament. Blue Valley North won the tournament with a team score of 288. .

  • MHS boys tennis takes second at Salina South Invitational

    Manhattan was just two points away from winning its third-straight tennis meet. The Indians took second on Thursday at the Salina South Invitational with 44 points. Andover won with 46. Head coach Brandon Starkey was pleased with how his doubles teams played .

  • KSU bans guns at some venues Snyderstadium

    Wildcat fans will face additional security measures at K-State athletic events this fall. The Kansas Board of Regents’ governance committee on Wednesday approved K-State’s request to bar firearms from ticketed athletic events at Bill Snyder Family Stadium and Bramlage .

  • Crews come together in Columbian’s ‘High School Musical’ Musical1

    Instead of sticking to a clique, high schoolers can learn that we’re all in this together. That’s the message of “Disney’s High School Musical,” a community production that opens at the Columbian Theatre in Wamego on Friday. .


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