To the Editor: When I was a kid, I enjoyed movies about the Old West and its characters. One thing for certain, there was justice. The good people always prevailed, and the criminals were dealt with quickly. Fast forward to .
Leah Harvey, 100, of Leonardville, died Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. She was born on Feb. 18, 1915, on a farm north of Green. She was the daughter of Alvin George and Ethel (Lyon) Pfeifley. She was a housewife and farmed .
Jeri Lynn Jackson, 59, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2015, at her home in Dodge City. She was born Nov. 26, 1955, at Dodge City. She was the daughter of Raymond and Florence “Flossie” (Konrade) Gleason. A lifetime Dodge City resident, she owned and operated .
Riley County commissioners Thursday gave county IT staff members the green light to make new GIS mapping technology available to the public. The new features include a mobile component of the Esri GIS mapping system currently in use, which will .
Everyone learned one thing about Danzel McDaniel in his first year with Kansas State. He can hit and hit hard. At 6-foot-1, the senior cornerback is built more like a safety who hits like a linebacker. McDaniel has parts of .
The Manhattan Optimist Sting 18-and-under fastpitch softball team will be holding tryouts Saturday, Aug. 15 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Optimist Park in Manhattan. The Sting went 31-11 this past season and are looking for 4-5 players to help .
As part of its commitment to a world-class student-athlete experience, K-State Athletics has announced details for the re-launch of the Varsity K Club for all former Wildcat student-athletes. The Varsity K Club, which can be dated back to the early 1940.
The Blackjack Saddle Club will host an open horse show on Saturday, Aug. 15, beginning at 9 a.m. at CiCo Park in Manhattan. There will be competition in pleasure and speed events divided into age groups with prizes for top entries, .
Ray’s Apple Market in Manhattan is closing, and the shopping center where the store resides will be under new ownership. Store officials said they made the decision last week after failing to come to a new lease agreement with .
Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 teachers kicked off their school year Wednesday with the first day of orientation. “It’s a wonderful tradition and it’s a way of kind of anchoring everybody, creating a focus for the year,” Bergman Elementary School Principal .
Police released the name of a man who allegedly phoned in a bomb threat to a Manhattan manufacturing company Tuesday morning. Jarrid Jones, 21, Junction City, was arrested by Riley County Police Department officers at 11:50 a.m. Tuesday for aggravated criminal .
Gov. Sam Brownback’s education advice gets cheaper by the word. It lost a little more value Tuesday when he was offering the state’s school districts some tips on how to improve the education they deliver to their students. .
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