Colby Scott Mathies, 27, of Manhattan, died early Sunday morning, Sept. 6, 2015, in a car accident that took place in rural Pottawatomie County. The family provided some of the following information. Colby was born May 23, 1988, in Manhattan, the son of Daniel and .


    Patricia Fee, 82, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, at the Meadowlark Hills Retirement Community. Graveside services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home..

  • Hanover 62, Frankfort 30

    At Frankfort, the Wildcats managed to take an early 8-0 lead against Twin-Valley League foe Hanover, but couldn’t keep up the momentum down the stretch in a 62-30 loss. Hanover led 30-8 at halftime and kept pouring it on .


    Isaiah Daniel Salmans, 27, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2015, at Via Christi at St. Francis in Wichita. The family provided some of the following information. Isaiah was born Dec. 30, 1987, in Newton, to Joseph and Julie (Copeland) Salmans. He was an Eagle Scout, Troop #332. .

  • Doniphan West 35, Valley Heights 34

    At Highland, the Valley Heights Mustangs led part of the way in a back-and-forth game with Doniphan West on the road, but couldn’t come up with a final touchdown to pull out the win late. Valley Heights led 18-7 .

  • Zakaria critiques modern education

    Fareed Zakaria, a popular commentator on CNN news and other media outlets, discusses the purpose, the present status, and criticism of the American educational system, all in this brief and highly readable book. Zakaria, who lived in India before attending .

  • Katie’s Way hires new therapists

    Katie’s Way hired Meredith Lubow and Andrea Turner to serve the mental health needs of Manhattan and surrounding areas. Lubow is a licensed psychologist and clinical neuropsychologist. She formally served as the director of psychology and neuropsychology at Saint .

  • StoneHouse gets two preservation awards

    The StoneHouse at Prairiewood received two separate Historic Preservation Awards for 2015. It received the Merit Award for Excellence from the Kansas Preservation Alliance and The Award of Excellence in Historic Preservation from the Manhattan/Riley County Preservation Alliance. The StoneHouse .

  • Delivering Change hires marketing director

    Ashley King is the new marketing committee chairperson and marketing director for Delivering Change: Healthy Moms-Healthy Babies. She is replacing Harold Marion, who returned to North Carolina. King has served as the lead chair of Luke’s Community Baby Shower .

  • Arthur-Green hires associate attorney

    Christopher R. Staley has joined the Arthur-Green Law Firm as an associate attorney. Originally from Colby, Staley earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in history from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2012. Staley earned his juris doctorate from Washburn University .

  • Leiszler to open Which Wich in Emporia

    Leiszler Oil Company will open a second Which Wich in October in Emporia. The company, based in Clay Center, is opening another restaurant of the sub shop chain after the success of the first Which Wich it opened in October 2014 .

  • Wildcats slow UTSA to a crawl Kansasstcolor1.mercury

    SAN ANTONIO — Joe Hubener started for the first time and running back Justin Silmon scored his first-career touchdown, but it was a play from linebacker Will Davis that was the story of the game. With Kansas State leading by four .


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