In the second game of the season in early December, the Manhattan High boys’ basketball team got all it could handle in a 59-54 win at Topeka West. Since then, the Indians have gone 9-2 and are ranked No. 4 in .
If we remember correctly, the stated purpose of Gov. Sam Brownback’s plan to eliminate income taxes for businesses and working Kansans was to make this already great state even more prosperous. In his first term, the Legislature did away .
To the Editor The Pentagon is evaluating the strategic role of the 30-plus Army installations, including Fort Riley. Today we are at a cross-roads. On Monday, Feb. 9, the team from the Pentagon will be at Fort Riley to gather information. .
The Manhattan-Ogden school district will lose more than $300,000 and Kansas State University will lose $3.4 million in a statewide education budget reduction plan announced by the governor Thursday. Gov. Sam Brownback said he would cut nearly $45 million in public school and .
Former K-State student body president Jake Worcester has been named president and CEO of the Kansas 4-H Foundation. The foundation announced the selection by its board of trustees on Thursday. Currently serving as an assistant secretary for the Kansas Department .
To the Editor: On Jan. 22, Northview Elemen-tary School had a Kansas Day Celebration. It was an “Oz”some day. Volunteers and staff joined to create unbelievable memories for our students. The day began with a school assembly celebrating our .
Kansas State University has awarded Presidential Scholarships, the largest award in the state, to three Kansas high school seniors. The university received 258 applications, and a selection committee chose eight student finalists to interview for the Presidential Scholarship on Jan. 26. Of .
Manhattan’s RadioShack store will remain open, despite the company’s bankruptcy filing on Thursday. The bankruptcy deal only included corporate stores, not franchise locations like the one in Manhattan, store owner Frank Beer said on Friday. “For us right .
David L. Miller, 65, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at his residence. He was born Sept. 6, 1949, in Joplin, Mo. He was the son Ralph and Faye (Smisor) Miller. David graduated from Shawnee Mission East High School in 1967 and with his degree .
Alice M. Stockwell, 88, of Manhattan, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at her residence. She was born June 2, 1916, in Havensville and had been a longtime real estate broker in Manhattan. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral .
Lester Goehring, 92, died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan. He was born on Feb. 8, 1922. Complete service times and obituary information are pending and will be announced by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home..
Rebecca “Becky” Lee (Smith) Minor, 59, of Spearville, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, after suffering a massive stroke. Becky was born in Topeka on March 11, 1955. She graduated from Seaman High School in 1973, Brown Mackie College in 1975, Fort Hays State University in 1999 and then .
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