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  • Local |Business | December 15, 2013

    McCullough promotes employee

    McCullough Development Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Alfred Jackson to Manhattan property supervisor, effective Jan. 1.  Jackson began his employment with MDI in 2002 as a Property Manager and throughout the last 11 years has been involved in many lead aspects of the Manhattan

  • Holidays | December 15, 2013

    Big Christmas tradition in a small town

    The Christmas parade is about to start. The flag is in front, trucks and horses are lined up behind, and Santa Claus is in the back. Many communities have Christmas parades, but is there any town of fewer than 100 people which has conducted a Christmas

  • Columns | December 15, 2013

    Readiness of military at great risk

    Drawing down the military after a military conflict is always difficult. In the aftermath of World War II, the United States did a miserable job, leaving the military high and dry, as we discovered when the Korean War began. We seem about to do the

  • Obituaries | December 15, 2013

    CHARLES HOSTETLER

    Charles Helstrom Hostetler, “Charlie,” community business, political and civic leader, died Dec. 8 in Manhattan at the age of 75 after a courageous battle with cancer. A fourth generation Kansan, Charlie was born in Manhattan on April 25, 1938 to Alvin and Ruth (Helstrom) Hostetler. A lifelong resident of

  • Obituaries | December 15, 2013

    MAXINE MAE FRIEDERICH

    Maxine Mae Friederich, 88, of Green, died Thursday, at the Clay County Medical Center in Clay Center. The family provided some of the following information. She was born on Dec. 22, 1924, along with her twin sister, Mary Ellen. She was the daughter of William Otto and Jessie

  • Obituaries | December 15, 2013

    PHYLLIS M. JACK

    Phyllis Marie Jack, 89, a longtime Manhattan resident, died in Gainesville, Fla., on Saturday. She was born Jan. 4, 1924, in Burlington, Iowa. Complete obituary and service information will be announced later by Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home.

  • Manhattan High School | December 13, 2013

    MHS boys rout Dodge City, 55-37

    A night full of turnovers made Manhattan’s matchup against Dodge City a blowout from the opening tip, as the Indians turned a 21-2 lead in the first quarter into a 55-37 win on the road Friday night. The Indians took advantage of 22 turnovers by

  • Manhattan High School | December 13, 2013

    Indians use strong 2nd half to beat Dodge City

    It took an entire half of basketball to figure it out, but once they did, the Indians finished their game against Dodge City strong, outscoring the Red Demons by 16 in the second half to turn a close game at halftime into a blowout in the 49

  • Obituaries | December 13, 2013

    FRANCIS HARLAND

    Francis “Toad” Harland, 91, of Marysville, and formerly of Frankfort, died Wednesday at Cambridge Place in Marysville. A funeral service was held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, at the First Presbyterian Church in Frankfort. The Rev. Marilyn Sweet and Gary Phillips officiated. Burial was in the Frankfort

  • Obituaries | December 13, 2013

    BRENDA SUE ARNETT

    Brenda Sue Arnett, 64, died Monday at Stormont-Vail Hospital in Topeka. Brenda was a resident of St. George for the past 9 years. The family provided some of the following information. Brenda was born Aug. 20, 1949 in Toledo, Ohio. She met her future husband, Dale, while they were


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