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  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Abilene 44, Rock Creek 33

    At Abilene, Rock Creek took a six-point lead to halftime, but couldn’t hang on in the second half, as Abilene flipped the switch in the third quarter, outscoring the Mustangs 17-4 to take the lead for good. The Mustangs was led by Kayla Boltz’

  • Area Schools | December 10, 2014

    Linn 58, BV-Randolph 38

    At Linn, the Bulldogs took a 14-point lead to halftime and added to it in each of the final two quarters against the visiting Rams, who are still looking for their first victory of the season. Linn was led by Nicole Ohlde’s 22 points, while

  • Men's Basketball | December 10, 2014

    Cats start slow, hang on to win

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    There are some records you never want to break. On Tuesday night, the Kansas State men’s basketball team set some forgettable records. The Wildcats made just three field goals in a first half that saw them combine for 37 points with Bradley to set a

  • Volleyball | December 10, 2014

    Zumach named Midwest All-Region FoY

    Kansas State volleyball freshman Kylee Zumach, who last week was named Big 12 Freshman of the Year, was named the AVCA Midwest All-Region Freshman of the Year on Tuesday to highlight a group of three young Wildcats who earned all-region honors. Redshirt sophomore Katie Brand joined

  • Men's Basketball | December 09, 2014

    Wildcats overcome bad start, survive Bradley

    Kansas State followed up its loss at Tennessee with the worst half of basketball in Bramlage Coliseum history. Still, the Wildcats managed to win on Tuesday against Bradley, using a better second half effort to beat the Braves, 50-47. The Wildcats opened the game with

  • Local |Education | December 09, 2014

    100-plus years on, College Hill still serving education

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    College Hill School’s ability to adapt is key to its continued use as an educational facility for more than 100 years. Originally built of wood in 1867, the one-room school moved on rollers a few years later, and was replaced by a stone structure at 6200 Kimball

  • Local |Kansas State University | December 09, 2014

    Bowl tickets selling fast

    K-State has sold about three-fourths of its allotted 12,000 tickets for the Alamo Bowl, associate athletic director Scott Garrett said Tuesday. The Wildcats will play the UCLA Bruins on Jan. 2 in San Antonio’s Alamodome. Garrett said many fans had pre-ordered tickets before the game was

  • Local |Education | December 09, 2014

    Moran nominates Clark for Air Force Academy

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    Manhattan High School senior and student body president Nicholas Clark was nominated on Monday to attend the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo., by U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran. “Americans are fortunate to have so many intelligent, hard-working and patriotic young men

  • Local |Police, Courts & Emergency | December 09, 2014

    Court dates set in Ogden robbery case

    Court dates have been set for two men involved in a July aggravated robbery incident that occurred in Ogden. Timothy Holmes, 43, pleaded guilty to aggravated robbery and intimidation of a victim or witness. He will appear in Riley County District Court for a sentencing hearing

  • Local |Government & Politics | December 09, 2014

    Rezoning paves way for intersection development

    Pottawatomie County Commissioners Monday approved a multipurpose rezoning designation at the southwest corner of the intersection of U.S. Highway 24 and Blackjack Road. The commission, however, decided against paving Blackjack Road farther south than the entrance to a proposed new subdivision, even though the roadway


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