To the Editor: Thank you for publishing editorials and comments about the dire financial situation in Kansas. The complexities are intimidating to most ordinary citizens, but despite a lack of economics courses, I’d like to add my voice to make to make a few
No, 2014 wasn’t a great year for the movies. Only one summer blockbuster did continuing business—”Guardians of the Galaxy.” The serious movies for people over the age of 30 were mostly cinematic wastes of time. The juvenile comedies weren’t very funny. Even to juveniles.
Cherlyn Louise (Wilcox) Smith, 80, of Westmoreland, formerly of Wichita, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Wamego. Cherlyn was born Feb. 9, 1934, in Wichita. She married Lynn E. Smith on Jan. 9, 1982, in Wichita. She worked at Henry’s Department Store in Wichita and was an active member of Immanuel
Allen Glen Bigsby, 68, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at his home. Allen was born on May 16, 1946.
Robin Elaine Smith, 57, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at Mercy Regional Health Center. Robin was born in Topeka on Oct. 3, 1957.
Benji George isn’t the only brand-new coach in the Centennial League this season. On Friday, he’ll go up against his rookie counterpart at Highland Park in Jason Jones, who replaced longtime coach Ken Darting as head coach of the Scots last May. The
Last summer, Wesley Iwundu knew it would be hard to crack the Wildcats’ starting lineup. Even though he started 32 of the Wildcats’ 33 games last season, the sophomore was essentially in the same position on the floor as transfer Justin Edwards. The K-State coaching staff believed
Some teams live and die by the 4-pointer (not really) and the Harlem Globetrotters certainly lived by it Thursday night — making one at the buzzer to erase the Washington Generals’ hopes of replicating its famed 1971 victory in the long rivalry — the last time they defeated
Jake Waters broke the school record for passing yards with an injured shoulder. The outgoing Kansas State quarterback revealed on Thursday through a tweet that he had surgery on his throwing shoulder, just five days after playing in the Medal of Honor Bowl — an all-star
Kansas State women’s basketball coach Jeff Mittie knew exactly who Shaelyn Martin was before he took the Kansas State job last spring. Though the do-everything guard from Salina Central signed with the previous coaching staff, Mittie was familiar with Martin from his time at
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