At Blue Rapids, Valley Heights steadily pulled away from Washington County in a 55-44 win on Tuesday. Brandi Roepke scored 23 points for the Mustangs (15-1), who led 12-5 after the first and 27-19 by halftime. Valley Heights led by eight going into the fourth quarter.
House Speaker John Boehner, despite criticism from House tea partiers, acted prudently Tuesday in allowing the chamber to vote on a so-called “clean” bill to suspend the debt ceiling. The measure passed 221-201, and did so because 28 Republicans, including Rep. Boehner and House Majority Leader
It’s time to drop the F-bomb. What I’m referring to is the use of that word in a chant used by K-State basketball fans at Bramlage Coliseum during Monday’s game against KU. It happened a couple times when fans were bouncing around
At Frankfort, Frankfort picked up its fourth win of the year with a 56-45 win at home over Onaga on Tuesday. The Wildcats (4-11) led 15-8 after the first quarter, and extended their lead to 30-21 by halftime. Onaga made a run back into the
At Flush, Rock Creek was held scoreless in the first quarter against Marysville on Tuesday, and went on to lose 65-45. The Mustangs (1-11) couldn’t rally much in the second quarter, still trailing 30-10 at halftime. Rock Creek was better in the second half,
RILEY COUNTY 66, CONCORDIA 56 At Concordia, Madison Vargo scored 25 points and made six 3-pointers as Riley County beat Concordia 66-56 on Tuesday. Kaitlyn Thomson scored 15 points and added four 3s, while Taylor Oliver had 11 and hit three 3s. The Falcons (14-1) led 34-33 at halftime.
At Chapman, Wamego won its 15th game of the season on Tuesday, beating Chapman 60-34. The defending Class 4A state champions led 14-8 after one quarter and 28-16 at halftime. The Red Raiders (15-0) outscored Chapman 22-9 in the third quarter and 32-18 overall in
Roses are red and violets are blue, but purple may be the color if the love is true — at least according to some Kansas State University alumni married nearly 70 years or longer. Perry and Virginia Peine, Denver, Colo., met in the fifth grade at
The Mediterranean Sea is coming to Kansas State University’s McCain Auditorium with performances by Italy’s Compagnia T.P.O., or Teatro di Piazza o d’Occasione. The company will present “Bleu! The Mediterranean Sea” at 7 p.m. Feb. 19-21; 4 and 7 p.m. Feb. 22;
Several people allegedly selected books from Varney’s Book Store this month and took them to the store’s counter to be bought back. The store, 623 N. Manhattan Ave., reported the theft to the Riley County Police Department on Monday. Owner Steve Levin said up
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