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  • Manhattan High School | September 22, 2014

    Manhattan High boys stay atop cross country poll

    In the second coaches’ cross country poll released Sunday, the Manhattan High boys’ team held on to the top spot in Class 6A with 46 votes, well ahead of No. 2 Lawrence Free State in the poll. The girls’ team moved to No. 3 after checking into the

  • Football | September 22, 2014

    Wildcats’ Dakorey Johnson earns Big 12 Player of the Week honors

    Kansas State senior linebacker Dakorey Johnson was honored for his performance in his first-career start against Auburn, as he was named the Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week on Monday. Johnson is the second Wildcat in the last three weeks to pick up weekly conference

  • Area Schools | September 22, 2014

    Wamego boys win Clay Center invite

    The Wamego cross country teams traveled to Clay Center on Thursday for the Clay Center Invitational. The boys’ team took first, while the girls were second. The Wamego boys scored 47 points to edge Clay Center, who scored 52. Sacred Heart was third with 66. Ethan Artzer took

  • Area Schools | September 22, 2014

    Anthony volleyball plays two quads

    The Anthony Middle School eighth grade volleyball team played a pair of quads this week. On Monday, the Tornados beat Emporia 25-12, 25-19, Abilene 23-25, 25-10, 15-11 and Eisenhower 25-6, 25-11. Against Emporia, Haleigh Harper led the team with four service aces and Brooklun Cink

  • Area Schools | September 22, 2014

    Eisenhower volleyball goes 14-0

    The Eisenhower Middle School seventh grade volleyball team got to 14-0 on Wednesday, beating Junction City 25-16, 25-19, Fort Riley 25-7 and 25-2 and Eisenhower 20-25, 25-19, 15-6. Against Fort Riley, Malary Tajchman served 23 in a row to lead the Eagles to the win. The

  • Football | September 22, 2014

    Sproles, Eagles win another one

    Darren Sproles helped the Philadelphia Eagles reach 3-0 on the season on Sunday with a 37-34 win over the Washington Redskins. Sproles wasn’t nearly as productive as his huge performance last Monday, but he did finish with 50 total yards on five plays. Sproles ran

  • Arts & Leisure | September 21, 2014

    Wonder Workshop, ‘Cats,’ KSU dance and more on tap

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    SUNDAY Riley County Genealogical Society Program: “The Kimble’s in Kansas” by Charlene Brownson, 2 p.m. The Kimble’s were among the earliest families in Manhattan. Brownson was born and raised in Manhattan and has worked at K-State (UFM) for the past 18 years, developing and

  • Local |Business | September 21, 2014

    Day of fun, night of dancing mark celebration

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    A mid-afternoon shower didn’t stop the party in Aggieville Saturday as the business district celebrated its 125th birthday. The festivities featured entertainment, magicians, beer, a bouncy house, a car show, a street dance and a mini “Maker Faire.” Hundreds of people came out to

  • Local |Kansas State University | September 21, 2014

    Stonestreet, Ferguson keep focus on audience

    Eric Stonestreet and his “Modern Family” co-star Jesse Tyler Ferguson gave Manhattan a night of laughs and stories about their hit TV show Friday, but they made the night about the audience. The two, who portray a gay couple on “Modern Family,” opened the show

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | September 21, 2014

    Weekend crowds in Aggieville present challenges for RCPD

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    There’s a price to pay for getting caught breaking the law. The young woman sitting in a chair next to a desk in the Riley County Police Department’s Aggieville substation late Thursday night was about the learn this lesson. At 11:45 p.m., she


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