Playing its first match at home against Topeka West, the Manhattan High girls’ soccer team got its first win of the season Tuesday night, soundly defeating the Chargers 8-0. While it wasn’t a complete performance in the eyes of head coach Mike Sanchez, it
After an undefeated Centennial League title run and a trip to the Class 6A state tournament, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball team has seen its share of postseason honors roll in. Tuesday, the all-Centennial League teams were announced, with the Indians sweeping two of the
There are several obvious angles I could take in writing about the new movie “Noah.” I could write about how its story conforms or doesn’t conform to the one in the Bible. I could write about the very odd promotional campaign the studio ran
Especially in the spring, it’s hard to tell exactly what to expect in a team’s season opener. With only a handful of outside practices, the speed of the game ramps up when everything counts, often leading to inconsistent play. That’s what plagued
North Third Street business owners on Tuesday advocated finishing development of their end of the road . Russ Weisbender, owner of Overlay Properties, described businesses on his property in the area as being “slowly strangled out of business” because of limited access to get to them.
Mary Ann (Winter) Stewart, 73, of Lenexa, died Friday at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Shawnee Mission. Mary Ann was born on July 7, 1940, in Manhattan, the daughter of Albert and Mary (Heptig) Winter. She attended Flush schools, graduating from Flush High School in 1958. After high
James C. Johnson, 84, died Tuesday in Abilene. He was born March 3, 1930, in Marysville, the son of Carl B. and Isla M. (Robinson) Johnson. Growing up in Marysville he attended local schools, graduated from Marysville High School with the class of 1948 and attended the
Naomi McClendon, 18, daughter of Nate and Judy McClendon, sister to Nathan, died Sunday morning. Naomi was a 2013 MHS graduate and a freshman at Arizona State University. A memorial service will be held Saturday at 7 p.m. at Westview Community Church, 615 Gillespie Drive, Manhattan.
Betty F. Lee, age 91, of Manhattan, died Monday at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. She was born June 3, 1922, in Manhattan, the daughter of Frederick C. and Rosa Lee (Jackson) Piper. Betty grew up in the Ashland Bottoms area south of Manhattan and graduated from
Nilwon “Nick” Dale Kraushaar, 84, of Frankfort, died Sunday at the Frankfort Community Care Home. He was born on Oct. 24, 1929, at St. George, the son of Julius Nilwon and Marjorie (Carley) Kraushaar. He graduated from Kansas State University with a Bachelor of Science degree and
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