Wednesday, May 25, 2016



Lifestyle

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Valley Heights 58, Doniphan West 34

    At Onaga, Valley Heights had no trouble taking care of business against Doniphan West in the fifth-place bracket at the Twin Valley League tournament. The Mustangs led by 17 at halftime and added to their lead in the fourth quarter to advance into the fifth-place game

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Rock Creek 59, Burlington 57

    At Burlington, Rock Creek led by five points at halftime but saw Burlington take the lead in the third quarter in the semifinals of the Burlington Invitational. Rock Creek outscored the home team 16-11 to win and advance to Saturday’s final. Carson Becker led

  • Area Schools | January 24, 2015

    Riley County 46, Clay Center 37

    At Hillsboro, the Falcons rebounded from an opening-game loss at the Trojan Classic to beat Clay Center and advance to the fifth-place game Saturday. Riley County led by four after a low-scoring first half, then held on in the fourth quarter to win. Trace Nelson

  • Tennis | January 24, 2015

    K-State tennis beats UC Irvine

    LOS ANGELES — The 64th-ranked Kansas State tennis team opened action at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Season Kick-Off on Saturday morning with a 4-0 win over No. 74 UC Irvine. K-State came from behind in doubles action, following a loss at number three doubles with wins

  • Track & Field | January 24, 2015

    K-State sweeps DeLoss Dodds Invite

    The Kansas State track and field team put in a strong performance at the inaugural DeLoss Dodds Invitational on Saturday, with both the men’s and women’s teams sweeping the triple dual against Oklahoma State and Tulsa. Dani Winters continued her recent string of

  • Local |Kansas State University | January 24, 2015

    Winter brings new challenges for man’s best friend

    With winter on the way, a Kansas State University veterinarian says dog owners have plenty of options to keep their fur-ever friends comfortable and happy — even when the weather turns nasty. “A general rule of thumb is if it is too cold for you outside,

  • Obituaries | January 24, 2015

    SHIRLEY ROGERS

    Shirley Rogers, 77, of Ogden, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. She was born on July 1, 1937. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Off The Beat | January 24, 2015

    A look behind the scenes at the paper

    Brian mug.phatch

    I bet sometimes you wonder what we talk about behind the scenes at The Mercury. The number-one thing we do typically is find different ways to be as biased as possible against whatever you support. I’d say around 85.3 percent of our time is devoted

  • Obituaries | January 24, 2015

    JIM A. WIEGERT

    Jim A. Wiegert, 69, of Manhattan, died Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born on Feb. 8, 1945, in Sabetha. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Ave., Manhattan, KS 66502.

  • Men's Basketball | January 24, 2015

    Edwards gives Cats boost off bench

    Justin.phatch

    Junior guard Justin Edwards said Saturday he’s learned to simply relax and let the game come to him. The transfer from Maine, who sat out last season, has probably been knocking some rust off, too. Edwards was zen in the second half Saturday afternoon


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.