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  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Kapaun softball rallies to beat Hays

    Despite trailing 4-0, Kapaun Mt. Carmel came back to beat Hays 7-6 on in the opening day of the Class 5A state softball tournament on Thursday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex. The Crusaders trailed 3-0 after the third inning and Hays added a fourth

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Seaman 4, BV Southwest 1

    The Seaman Vikings used a four-run third inning and held on in a 4-1 win over Blue Valley Southwest. The Timberwolves couldn’t get their offense going until the seventh inning and finished with just four hits. The lone run was a sole home run

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Maize South 6, Mill Valley 1

    Kelsey Sterneker held Mill Valley to one hit and one run as Maize South cruised to a 6-1 win. Maize South piled on two runs in the third inning and slowly built up a 5-0 lead before the Jaguars tacked on a run in the

  • Obituaries | May 30, 2014


    Teresita Bermudez, 49, of Overland Park, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at the Shawnee Mission Medical Center.  Memorial services will be 3 p.m., Sunday, June 1, 2014, at the Porter Funeral Home in Lenexa. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-3 p.m. at the funeral home. The family provided

  • Obituaries | May 30, 2014


    Phyllis D. Fitzgerald, 93, of Lisle, Ill., died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013, in Elmhurst, Ill. Survivors include her daughters, Nancy McCoy and husband W. James of Chapel Hill, N.C.; Catherine McMahon and husband Phillip of Elmhurst; sister, Dora Hunt of Prescott, Ariz.; three grandchildren: James and wife

  • Area Schools | May 30, 2014

    Bishop Carroll 9, Shawnee Heights 0

    Bishop Carroll scored nine runs in the first three innings and held Shawnee Heights to one hit in the Golden Eagles’ first round win. The Eagles scored three runs in the first, one in the second and five in the third as they built up

  • Football | May 30, 2014

    Four K-State football games selected for TV

    Four of Kansas State’s 2014 football games are among the Big 12 Conference’s early national television selections, highlighted by the Sept. 18 matchup with SEC Champion Auburn. On Thursday, the league announced, television designations for the opening three weeks of the season and special Thursday night

  • Manhattan High School | May 29, 2014

    MHS baseball advances to state semis

    LAWRENCE — It wasn’t the way the team drew it up, but the Manhattan High baseball team advanced to Friday’s semifinal with a 1-0 pitcher’s-duel win against Junction City Thursday afternoon at KU’s Hoglund Ballpark. The Indians managed just four hits against

  • Local |Education | May 29, 2014

    Wamego hails vets as they return from capital trip


    WAMEGO — Veterans and Wamego High School students stepped off the charter bus to much fanfare Wednesday night. Family, friends, and community members packed the high school’s main entrance and welcomed them back after a 43-hour Honor Flight trip to Washington, D.C., during which 25

  • Local |Government, Politics | May 29, 2014

    County pursuing prenatal care grant

    The Riley County Commission approved of the Riley County Health Department’s efforts in obtaining a grant from the March of Dimes “Becoming a Mom” program. The grant would give the department roughly $20,000 to help educate expectant mothers in the area about prenatal care. The

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