Robert I. Chard, 92, died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Mercy Regional Health Center, Manhattan. The family provided some of the following information. He was born on Dec. 12, 1921, in Lincoln, the son of Henry A. and Clara E. (Howard) Chard. Robert graduated from Lincoln High School in 1939.
A celebration of the life of Steve Posler will be held at College Avenue United Methodist Church, 1609 College Ave., at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 8, 3014, with the Rev. Larry Fry officiating. A private family inurnment will be held at a later date. The family will
Fern Hageman, 83, of Leonardville, died Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at the Leonardville Nursing Home. Funeral services are pending with the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home.
One of the annual highlights of summer here abouts is the Little Apple Music Festival K-State’s Union Program Council puts on at the Norvell Bandshell in City Park. The event is a marathon of music—this last Saturday there were five acts playing sequentially
To the Editor: As stated in Joan Strickler’s letter July 30, it is sad that only about 20 percent of the qualified voters in Riley County participate in primary elections. The primary election Tuesday is too crucial to miss because key federal and state positions are
Three of Kansas State’s top junior college recruits say they will be with the team this week as fall camp is well underway for the Wildcats. Camp officially started on Sunday, but offensive tackle A.J. Allen, defensive lineman Terrell Clinkscales and linebacker D’
After a mostly quiet primary campaign, the election to determine both parties’ nominees for various local, state and national offices is just two days away. For readers who have not already cast their ballots or not made up their minds, we offer the following thoughts
To the Editor: This is in response to Steve Cameron’s column July 29 lambasting the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the Hall of Fame induction ceremony this year, visit the museum in Cooperstown and see the Parade
Throw together a race, a beer competition and tasting and a music festival and you’ve got a Rhythm and Brews. The event was an all-day affair comprising Manhattan Running Company’s Brew 2 Shoe 5k and 10k races on Saturday morning, the Hail the
The race for the Riley County Commission District 1 seat is a contest of youth vs. experience between incumbent Dave Lewis and Ben Wilson, a Kansas State University student. As incumbent Dave Lewis said, “I have lived in this county longer than he’s been alive.”
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