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  • Obituaries | October 07, 2014

    HELEN MERYL MANSFIELD

    Helen Meryl Mansfield, 107, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Via Christi Village in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. She was born on April 4, 1907, in Admire, the daughter of Jacob Thierer Martin and Ida Mae (Hauserman) Martin.  Meryl spent her early years

  • Obituaries | October 07, 2014

    FORREST DOYLE DENNEY

    Forrest Doyle Denney, 73, of Manhattan, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on March 25, 1941, in Garnett, the son of Forrest James and Madena (Cranston) Denney. Mr. Denney was a lifetime Kansas resident.&

  • Obituaries | October 07, 2014

    HUGH ALFORD

    C. Hugh Alford, 91, of Manhattan, died Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, at the Stoneybrook Retirement Community in Manhattan. Complete obituary information is pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

  • Volleyball | October 07, 2014

    Surging Wildcats to host Iowa State

    Coming off of back-to-back Big 12 road wins for the first time since 2012, the Kansas State volleyball team returns to host Iowa State for a 7 p.m. match on Wednesday at Ahearn Field House. Even in victory — most recently a 3-0 sweep at Texas Tech that

  • Football | October 07, 2014

    K-State-OU at 11 a.m. on ESPN

    The Big 12 Conference and ESPN have announced that Kansas State’s October 18 game at Oklahoma will kick off at 11 a.m., and be televised nationally by ESPN. The contest will be the third this season for the Wildcats on ESPN family of networks after falling

  • Manhattan High School | October 07, 2014

    MHS freshman VB wins league

    The Manhattan High freshman volleyball team went 6-0 on Saturday to win the Centennial League freshman volleyball tournament. The wins raise the team’s season record to 24-3. The Indians opened pool play Saturday by defeating Emporia 25-7, 25-16, with Josie Hilgers, Meg Auten and

  • Area Schools | October 07, 2014

    EMS sweeps home matches

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh-grade girls’ volleyball team played its final home matches of the season with a sweep of Seaman and Abilene. In the first match against Seaman, EMS took care of business early with kills from outside hitters Elise Funk and Malary Tajchman

  • Golf | October 07, 2014

    Smith in first after two rounds

    Kansas State sophomore men’s golfer Seth Smith currently resides in first place after carding a 4-under par 140 through the first two rounds of the Firestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club on Monday. As a team, the Wildcats sit in sixth place with a 36-hole

  • Neighbors | October 06, 2014

    Music keeps Hood plugged in at work

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    Rick Hood plugged a black electric guitar in an amp by his workbench and played a lick or two to the delight of his customer, who’d dropped it off earlier because she wasn’t happy with its sound. She seemed pleased with it now. “

  • Local |Business |Government & Politics | October 06, 2014

    CVB study, hospital rezoning on city commission’s agenda

    The Manhattan Convention and Visitors Bureau will present the results of a study on its marketing effectiveness on Tuesday at the Manhattan City Commission meeting. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at City Hall. The study results will be a part of the CVB’s


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