Lifestyle

  • Editorials | November 05, 2014

    Kansans reaffirm trust in governor

    It’s a great day for Republican candidates and their supporters. They swept every important office in Kansas and won enough votes nationwide to seize control of the U.S. Senate and solidify their hold on the U.S. House of Representatives. Sen. Pat Roberts

  • Letters | November 05, 2014

    Teen Town Reunion, Dance a success, thanks to many

    To the editor: The Teen Town Reunion and Dance on Oct. 26 was a great success! Teen Town was a regular Friday night dance for area teens beginning in 1943 and continuing through the early 1970s. Many of Manhattan’s adult citizens participated in Teen Town during

  • Local | November 05, 2014

    Activities planned for Veterans Day

    A number of activities will take place in Manhattan next Tuesday, Nov. 11, in observance of Veterans Day. • The day begins at 7 a.m. with a breakfast at the American Legion, 114 McCall Road in Manhattan. The breakfast is hosted by the Flint Hills Veterans Coalition and

  • Obituaries | November 05, 2014

    CLEO INEZ ‘TESS’ TURNBOW

    Cleo I. “Tess” Turnbow, 91, of Wamego, died on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at her residence. The family provided the following information. She was born on Jan. 27, 1923, at the family home near Onaga, the daughter of Herman F. and Emma M. (Gehring) Tessendorf. For the first two years

  • Obituaries | November 05, 2014

    DWIGHT SHERBERT

    Dwight Sherbert, 70,  of Clay Center, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center. The family provided the following information. Dwight was born on Jan. 19, 1944, at his family home in Broughton, the son of Akin and Mary (Townsend) Sherbert.  He graduated from Clay

  • Local |Business | November 05, 2014

    Adventurer to visit Manhattan

    On Nov. 15, The Pathfinder in Downtown Manhattan will host athlete, author, speaker and 2012 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year Jennifer Pharr Davis. The program will be at The Pathfinder, 304 Poyntz Ave. at 4 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Jennifer has logged

  • Local |Business | November 05, 2014

    Rock Springs events include run, jog, walk

    The 7th annual Rock Springs Turkey Trot, Fun Walk and Gobble Jog are planned for Saturday, Nov. 15, at Rock Springs 4-H Center, located just south of Junction City.  All ages of runners, joggers or walkers are welcome to participate. The 5K Turkey Trot begins

  • Football | November 05, 2014

    Clinkscales adding depth to Cats’ D-Line

    Ksufb98.phatch

    When Terrell Clinkscales switched his commitment from Nebraska to Kansas State last fall, Husker fans thought they had just lost the second coming of Ndamukong Suh. Though Clinkscales signed with the Wildcats with much fanfare — rightfully so after being ranked the fourth-best defensive tackle in

  • Volleyball | November 05, 2014

    K-State looks to continue road success at ISU

    After kicking off the second half of its Big 12 schedule with a win Saturday, the 22nd-ranked Kansas State volleyball team will have its road mettle tested with two conference trips in three days starting tonight at Iowa State. First serve is set for 6:30 p.m.,

  • Local |Kansas State University |Obituaries | November 04, 2014

    K-State patron Beach dies at 94

    Marianna Kistler Beach, patron of the arts and the namesake of Kansas State University’s art museum, died Saturday at age 94. Beach, who grew up in Manhattan and was a K-State graduate, died at her home in Lawrence. The museum, which opened in the fall


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | The Manhattan Mercury, 318 North 5th Street, Manhattan, Kansas, 66502 | Copyright 2012

Reproduction of any kind is prohibited without written consent.