Saturday, May 28, 2016


  • May 21, 2016

    FHCS graduates 4 seniors

    Flint Hills Christian School graduated four seniors Saturday, including Jordan Barnes, Parker Eaves, Ashlyn Shultz and Sara Sylvester. Commencement was 2 p.m. Saturday at Flint Hills Christian School. Theresa Wilson was the featured speaker.

  • May 21, 2016

    MHS compete at BPA national conference

    The Manhattan High School Business Professionals of America students were very competitive at the BPA National Leadership Conference (NLC) in Boston on May 5-8. The 18 participating students were: Bryan Armbrust, John Benfer, Lexi Bieker, Mark Buckwalter, Jonathan Chen, Lily Colburn, Emma Devane, Fatou Faburay, Stephanie

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2016

    Indians qualify for 12 state events at regional

    The Manhattan High track and field teams competed at Friday’s Class 6A regional meet in Lawrence, qualifying for 12 events at next weekend’s all-class state track and field meet in the process. The Indians managed to qualify 16 athletes for next week’s meet at

  • May 21, 2016

    Students graduate from Cloud County

    Several local students completed Cloud County Community College degree requirements. Students completing the degree requirements were eligible to participate in the Spring 2016 Commencement. Commencement ceremonies were held in Arley Bryant Gymnasium at the Concordia campus on May 13. Local students include: • Kyle Bliss of Onaga has

  • May 21, 2016

    Manhattan student on Harding list

    Katelin White, marketing and accounting major at Harding University from Manhattan, is among more than 1,300 University students included on the dean’s list for grades achieved during the spring 2016 semester. Dr. Larry Long, University provost, honoring those who have achieved high scholarship, publishes the dean’

  • Pro Sports | May 21, 2016

    Cain homers, Royals top White Sox

    CHICAGO — The Kansas City Royals hit the field with their starter on a 60-pitch limit and two key relievers unavailable because of overwork. All they did was win a pitcher’s duel. Lorenzo Cain hit a solo home run and five pitchers combined to allow

  • Baseball | May 21, 2016

    K-State drops finale to TCU

    The Kansas State baseball team surrendered six runs in the fifth inning to break open a tie game, and allowed No. 11 TCU to sweep the Wildcats after Saturday’s 9-3 loss at Lupton Stadium. Despite the tough weekend, the Wildcats still managed to secure the

  • May 21, 2016

    Woodrow Wilson honored in Topeka

    Woodrow Wilson Elementary was honored May 6 at the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site in Topeka as one of 25 Kansas schools and school districts offering excellent character education that focuses on students’ social, emotional and character development. Recognition for the schools and districts

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2016

    Manhattan High golfers ready for state on home course

    Ask the Manhattan High boys’ golf team whether playing the biggest tournament of the season — the Class 6A state meet — on its home course is an advantage, and the answers come back in the form of a unanimous yes. The same question to head coach

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2016

    Indians compete at state swim meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ swim a team competed in Friday’s preliminary races at the Class 6A state swim meet at Topeka’s Capitol Federal Natatorium, swimming best times in two of three events but all falling short of the cut for Saturday’s finals.

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