• Kansas City exec and KSU alumnus talks about early life as an immigrant

    Leo Prieto remembers his own cries, inconsolable wails, for his mother. His tears, his fear that day as a 3-year-old toddler, are among his first strong memories. He’d woken up and discovered that a stranger, a woman, was holding .

  • KSU greats rally to help charities

    Over the past seven years, what started out as a casual idea between a couple former teammates has grown into a massive event. Former Kansas State offensive lineman Eric Wolford said eight or nine years ago, he and a few .

  • 17ers sweep pool play at JC tourney

    The Manhattan American Legion Manko 17ers completed pool play at the Post 45 17U tournament in Junction City on Saturday with a 9-3 win over Emporia to sweep their way to today’s championship game. The 17ers defeated the Kansas Senators .

  • Several Manhattan connections at next pro tennis event

    As the most prestigious tennis tournament of the year wraps up this weekend, sports’ fans attention will move quickly back to baseball or even off-season football. Tennis isn’t exactly at the top of the heap. But it’s worth .

  • Mitchell breaks school record, takes silver

    GWANGJU, South Korea — A’Keyla Mitchell put in a stellar showing in the 200-meter dash for Team USA on Friday at the 28th World University Games, breaking the K-State Track and Field record en route to a silver medal. One .

  • Snyder named to Dodd watch list

    Kansas State head coach Bill Snyder was one of 23 coaches nationally and four from the Big 12 to be named to the preseason watch list for the 2015 Dodd Trophy, officials from the Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Foundation and Chick-fil-A .

  • Three Wildcats named to FWAA watch lists

    Kansas State seniors Dante Barnett, Danzel McDaniel and Cody Whitehair were named to watch lists for awards announced by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) on Friday. Barnett and McDaniel are on the watch list for the Bronko Nagurski .

  • Woods honored for classroom success

    University of Kansas and Manhattan High graduate Michelle Woods was selected by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association as a member of the All-American Scholar Team, the organization announced early this week. Woods was one of more than 750 golfers that .

  • Gritton shines at MJGA tournament

    Playing at a tournament hosted by the Manhattan Junior Golf Association on Thursday, Cole Gritton was on his game. The senior-to-be at Manhattan High won his age division at the tournament by 23 strokes, firing a 5-under 65 at the Manhattan Country .

  • Did dream tell of Cosby’s dark side? Brian mug.phatch

    As it turns out, the man known as America’s dad can’t be trusted around your daughters. Bill Cosby testified that he got Quaaludes in the 1970s for women he intended to have sex with, according to a 2005 deposition .

  • Putnam addresses widening gap between rich and poor

    Much has been written recently about the expanding gap between the rich and the poor in this country, but no one has captured the extent and consequences of this divide better than Robert Putnam. Drawing on a most compelling and .

  • Nora Roberts’ latest novel explores deceit in family drama

    “The Liar” is a story of the betrayal of Shelby Foxworth by her husband, Richard, a financial consultant. As Shelby unravels his lies, she becomes a survivor, taking on enormous problems. On the surface, Shelly has a life to be .


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