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  • Manhattan High School | December 15, 2013

    Indians take 2nd in home tournament

    Wrestling (4).phatch

    Manhattan High entered the final match of its dual with Abilene down one point with both teams vying for second place at the Manhattan Dual Tournament. The final stop on this back-and-forth tilt put 285-pound MHS freshman Eldon Picou against 285-pound Abilene sophomore Andy Tope.

  • Arts, Leisure | December 15, 2013

    ‘Miracle on 34th Street,’ carriage rides and more

    SUNDAY   Read to Dogs, 2-4 p.m. Read to a certified therapy dog. The dogs have been trained to listen, and they help children relax while reading. Avid readers welcome also. No sign up required. Manhattan Public Library Storytime Room.   The Historic Columbian

  • December 15, 2013

    Morganville reconnects with French town it helped during WWII

    To paraphrase one line from a very famous song: “You’ll want to be in that number…when the French go marching in.” A meeting 65 years in the making will take place when Gérard Torlotting visits the Clay County community of Morganville on Dec. 29,

  • Track & Field | December 15, 2013

    Wildcats dominate at Winter Invitational

    The Kansas State track and field team closed out the weekend with a dominating performance on Saturday at the Winter Invitational in Ahearn Field House. For the day, the Wildcats set one international record, two school records and four meet records. Sophomore Sara Savatovic started

  • Manhattan High School | December 15, 2013

    MHS boys beat Dodge City, Great Bend

    Two days, two games, two blowout wins. That pretty sums up the weekend road trip out west for the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team. After dominating Dodge City Friday night from start to finish, the Indians outscored Great Bend 47-20 in the second and third

  • Manhattan High School | December 15, 2013

    MHS girls split Western road trip

    Grant Guggisberg .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)/*= 0)out += unescape(l[i].replace(/^\s\s*/, '&#'));while (--j >= 0)if (el[j].getAttribute('data-eeEncEmail_LmNgHmppWe'))el[j].innerHTML = out;/*]]>*/ In a matchup between experienced teams Saturday afternoon, the Manhattan High girls’ basketball

  • Manhattan High School | December 15, 2013

    Manhattan native to appear on the Dan Patrick Show

    Manhattan native Brock Everett will appear on Dan Patrick’s cable television show on Monday. The show, which airs on the NBC Sports Network — channel 78 on the local Cox Communications system — will be shown at 8 a.m. Everett, who graduated from Manhattan High in 1986 and

  • Area Schools | December 15, 2013

    MCC’s Kylie Rupe named national player of the year

    The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) named Manhattan Christian College’s junior outside hitter Kylie Rupe the 2013 AVCA NCCAA National Player of the Year.  Rupe — a 2011 graduate of Manhattan High — is the daughter of Marvin and Jolene Rupe. Manhattan Christian College, which finished 32-7

  • Editorials | December 15, 2013

    Please party smartly

    Mid to late December isn’t just stressed-out-driver season, it’s also party season. There are all kinds of parties — office parties, neighborhood bashes and simple gatherings among friends. Along with assorted treats and mistletoe, alcohol is often available — and plentiful. What you munch on

  • Editorials | December 15, 2013

    First the stress, then Christmas

    One of the secrets of a relaxing Christmas is avoiding roads and highways the closer it gets to Dec. 25. That’s because though we wish it were otherwise, Christmas can get stressful. Worse, stressed out drivers are not only no fun to be in the

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