Wednesday, November 25, 2015


  • General Activities | November 20, 2015

    5-year-old golfer hits hole-in-one

    It may be another few years before Charlie Haney fully understands the scope of his accomplishment at Colbert Hills Golf Course earlier this month. The 5-year-old golfer hit a hole-in-one on No. 3 at Colbert Hills’ Par 3 Course, sending a shot over the creek with his

  • Letters | November 20, 2015

    Cattle country is no place for foot-and-mouth research

    To the Editor: Dustin Pendell, Ph.D., a 2006 graduate of K-State, recently moved back to KSU from Colorado State University. In October, he published an article in Science Daily titled, “New research shows the simulated economic impact of a foot-and-mouth disease outbreak.” He used mathematical

  • Local |Kansas State University | November 20, 2015

    Fire disrupts student union operations

    A small fire was extinguished at the K-State Student Union around 1 p.m. Thursday. According to a press release, alarms sounded at 12:58 p.m. when grease ignited in a fryer in Panda Express. The building was evacuated and no one was injured. A maintenance staff

  • Obituaries | November 20, 2015


    Arthur Ernest “Art” Schuman, 88, of Lawrence, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The family provided some of the following information. Mr. Schumann was born Oct. 24, 1927, in Moonlight, the son of Albert E. and Helen P. Ramseyer Schumann. He attended Kansas State University and Brown

  • Obituaries | November 20, 2015


    Neola B. Bruns, 85, of Papillion, Nebraska, and formerly of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, at Victoria Gardens in Bellevue, Nebraska. The family provided some of the following information. Neola was born Feb. 1, 1930, in Stockdale, the daughter of Royal B. and Mary Ellen (Henton) Springer. On Nov. 6, 1949,

  • Obituaries | November 20, 2015


    Larry Raymond Francis Zentz, 73, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. Larry was born Jan. 16, 1942, in Clay Center, the son of Raymond Leroy and Florence Irene (Harrison) Zentz. Larry served for

  • Local |Education | November 20, 2015

    Media asked to leave Emporia State University diversity forum

    EMPORIA — Emporia State University excluded media from a public forum on race but later allowed reporters back into the event. The Emporia Gazette reports that reporters on Thursday were asked to leave the forum, which the university had announced earlier in a press release. Emporia

  • Football | November 20, 2015

    Snyder reminds his team of 16 Goals for Success

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    Call it what you want — circling the wagons, rallying the troops, or perhaps in this case, going back to school. Kansas State, seemingly caught in a downward spiral with a six-game losing streak, went back to the basics this week as it prepares to host

  • Football | November 20, 2015

    Wildcats expect physical battle with Iowa State

    When teams match up with Iowa State, they can expect the battle up front to turn into an all-out war. While many Big 12 teams have gone to more of a spread attack, the Cyclones are one of the few that still manage to resemble the

  • Volleyball | November 20, 2015

    Streaking Wildcats to face No. 5 Texas

    It was Bramlage Coliseum and not the traditional home for Kansas State volleyball in Ahearn Field House where the Texas Longhorns — then No. 2 in the nation — swept K-State earlier this season. Since that point, the Wildcats have yet to feel the sting of defeat, as

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