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  • Letters | April 08, 2014

    Volunteers enhance unique Discovery Center experience

    To the Editor: A volunteer by definition: a person who voluntarily offers themselves for a service or undertaking; a person who performs a service willingly and without pay. Volunteering has been synonymous with American causes for well over 200 years. From a free will act of

  • Local |Kansas State University | April 08, 2014

    Ariz. couple donates $1.5M for engineering expansion

    Alan and Jan Levin of Tucson, Ariz. have made a commitment of $1.5 million to the College of Engineering at Kansas State University to support the phase IV building addition currently underway. When the $45 million phase IV expansion opens in fall 2015, it will be a first-class

  • Local |Education | April 08, 2014

    Manhattan High makes ‘most challenging’ list

    Manhattan High has been named to The Washington Post’s America’s Most Challenging High School list for the sixth consecutive year. There are 2,029 high schools on the list out of 22,000 schools surveyed and ranked by the newspaper – only nine percent of U.S. public

  • Manhattan High School | April 08, 2014

    Indians top Mustangs on the road

    When the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team faces off against Centennial League rival Washburn Rural on Thursday evening, the team will do so with an extra boost of confidence after defeating Salina Central on the road Monday night, 4-1. The Indians turned a 1-1 tie

  • Manhattan High School | April 08, 2014

    MHS boys golf wins at Salina

    The Manhattan High boys’ golf team opened its season by defending its team title at the Salina Central Invitational at Salina’s Municipal Golf Course. The Indians managed to edge Seaman in what quickly turned into a two-team race, shooting a 298. The Vikings took second

  • Obituaries | April 08, 2014


    Phil D. Moore, 94, of Zeandale, died Sunday at his residence. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Aug. 18, 1919, in Zeandale. He was the son of Ayres E. “A.E.” Moore and Maude (Allen) Moore. Phil was a lifetime area resident

  • Men's Basketball | April 08, 2014

    Richmond named to Hall of Fame


    Former Kansas State basketball All-American Mitch Richmond was among 10 individuals announced Monday to the 2014 class of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. A consensus All-American during his two-year career at K-State from 1986-88, Richmond will be joined in the 2014 Hall of Fame induction class

  • Baseball | April 08, 2014

    Cats’ DeVinny earns Big 12 weekly honor


    Kansas State’s Tanner DeVinny earned the first conference weekly award of his career on Monday, as the freshman was named the Big 12’s Co-Newcomer of the Week. DeVinny shared the award with Oklahoma’s Sheldon Neuse. DeVinny went 6 for 10 at the plate with two

  • Area Schools | April 08, 2014

    Wamego boys win Chapman invite

    The Wamego boys’ track team took first at the Chapman Invitational last Thursday, while the girls were second. The boys’ team scored 150 points to win the seven-team meet, scoring well ahead of second-place Abilene at 109.5. Clay Center won the girls’ meet with 115.25 points, while Wamego

  • Football | April 08, 2014

    K-State to Host Summer Football Camps

    Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder and the Wildcat coaching staff announced on Monday five football camps during the summer months for players of all ages. Kicking off the 2014 summer events will be the Kicking Camp 1 session from June 4-5 for high school players, while

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