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  • Letters | July 18, 2014

    Obama created his problems

    Nolan Carlson’s letter on July15 deserves a response. Basically, Mr. Carlson blames most of the attacks on and criti-cisms of President Obama on racism, prejudice, ignorance and that old standby, “It is George Bush’s fault” as well as the Republican Congress. If you

  • Local |Kansas State University | July 18, 2014

    Study looks at value of AP courses to accounting students

    A study by three accounting professors at Kansas State University may shape how high school students start preparing for a career in accounting. Dan Deines, John Morris and Joseph Ugrin have been awarded an $18,000 research grant from the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy

  • Obituaries | July 18, 2014


    Jerry Don Berry, 75, of St. George, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at his residence.  The family provided the following information. He was the owner/operator of Central Mechanical Services in Manhattan for 40 years. Jerry was born in Fostoria on Jan. 8, 1939, a son of the late Jerry

  • Obituaries | July 18, 2014


    Burnice Colbert, 70, of Junction City, died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Her last spoken words were of a heavenly language, the family said. Burnice was born on March 21, 1944, in Marion, Ark., to John Henry Evans and Bernia Ward. Burnice came

  • Obituaries | July 18, 2014


    John “Jr.” William Runnalls Jr., 88, died Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at Village Manor in Abilene. The family provided the following information. John was born on Oct. 15, 1925, in Clay County to John and Elsie (Hamme) Runnalls, Sr. “Jr.” was raised in the Longford area and attended Walker Country

  • Obituaries | July 18, 2014


    William “Beaver” Ensley Jr., 47, of Manhattan, died Thursday, July 17, 2014, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. The family provided the following information. He was born on Aug. 5, 1966, in Manhattan, the son of Bill and Marcella (Perez) Ensley Sr.  He attended schools in the

  • Baseball | July 18, 2014

    Andy Sawyers returning to K-State


    Former Kansas State hitting coach Andy Sawyers is coming back to the Wildcats. In a move made official today, Sawyers left his position as hitting coach at Texas A&M to return to K-State, where he served as hitting coach from 2009-10. Sawyers’ official

  • July 18, 2014

    Big 12 to host NYC forum on state of college athletics

    The Big 12 announced it will host “The State of College Athletics Forum,” the first in a series of forums dedicated to the issues facing college athletics. On Aug. 6 at the New York Hilton Midtown Hotel, a broad-based panel from college athletics and the sports media

  • General Activities | July 18, 2014

    Former Wildcat Misenhelter wins Kansas Amateur

    Thanks to a final-round score of 71 Thursday, former Kansas State women’s golfer Gianna Misenhelter carded a three-round score of 219 to capture the Kansas Women’s Amateur Championship at Colbert Hills Golf Course. Misenhelter, who was a senior during the 2013-14 season, began the tournament

  • General Activities | July 18, 2014

    Manhattan Dirt Devils win title

    The 13-and-under Manhattan Dirt Devils captured the Midwest League USSSA A World Series championship, besting the Sharks of Overland Park, 3-1, on Wednesday at the Fountain Bluff complex in Liberty, Mo. The Dirt Devils went 7-0 in the tournament, which included teams from Missouri, Kansas,

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