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  • Off The Beat | August 17, 2014

    Thank you for the laughs

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    While I was perusing the Twitter Thursday night, I saw a tweet from a friend that read, “Butterscotch candies give me life.” I chuckled and as a courtesy, I “favorited” it — also known as “starring” in Twitter-speak. Then a voice in my head responded to

  • Football | August 17, 2014

    K-State gives football fans sneak peek

    With two weeks until the season starts, the Kansas State football team held its annual dress rehearsal for fans on Saturday at Bill Snyder Family Stadium. The team entertained fans with the last hour of its Saturday practice, giving an inside look to the estimated 3,000

  • Football | August 17, 2014

    Lamur trying to move past 2013 season

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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Late last month, during the early stages of his third training camp for the Cincinnati Bengals, former Kansas State defensive back and now NFL linebacker Emmanuel Lamur decided to ratchet up his intensity. It also helped instigate the first altercation of the

  • Manhattan High School | August 17, 2014

    Manhattan High to conduct first practices

    The 2014-15 athletic year at Manhattan High will get underway this week, as each of the school’s seven fall sports will begin practicing. The football team’s upperclassmen will practice Monday through Wednesday from 3:15-6 p.m., while the freshmen will practice on the

  • Women's Basketball | August 17, 2014

    Mittie to host coaching academy

    Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie and his staff will host a two-day K-State Women’s Basketball Coaching Academy, Oct. 18-19 in the Basketball Training Facility and Bramlage Coliseum. The two-day academy will feature access to two live K-State women’s basketball

  • Football | August 17, 2014

    K-State to continue ‘This Family Wears Purple’ promotion

    For the second straight season, K-State will participate in the “This Family Wears Purple” football ticket promotion, a partnership with local and regional retailers that will allow Wildcat fans across the Midwest to purchase from a limited number of specially reserved tickets to the Nov. 1

  • Football | August 17, 2014

    Waters earns nod on Manning Award watch list

    K-State senior quarterback Jake Waters earned his fourth major college football award watch-list honor Thursday, as he was named a candidate for the Manning Award, the Allstate Sugar Bowl announced. Waters, one of 32 quarterbacks nationally and one of four from the Big 12, is up for

  • Books | August 17, 2014

    Rowling’s ‘Galbraith’ experiment starting to pass some tests

    It’s not often that an author’s debut novel goes from a slow seller to a huge success literally overnight. In the case of “A Cuckoo’s Calling” by Robert Galbraith, the huge burst in sales came last summer when Galbraith was revealed to

  • Books | August 17, 2014

    Mystery solved, Watson: Library has the cure for those ‘Sherlocked’

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    The BBC series, “Sherlock,” premiered in 2010 and has since gained legions of followers. If you are one of the many, like myself, who have been “Sherlocked,” then you were unhappy with the news that season four will not even begin filming until the winter of 2015.

  • Books | August 17, 2014

    ‘Dogs’ a good mix of history and novel

    Bobbie Pyron’s “The Dogs of Winter” is certainly one of those rare gems that produced in me a flux of emotions. And I am glad that the novel, based on a true story, will soon be released in paperback format on Aug. 26. Pyron’s


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