Tuesday, December 1, 2015


  • Arts, Leisure | May 16, 2014

    Jazz, bluegrass legends entertain McCain crowd


    The absolutely final item in the ’13-’14 McCain Auditorium season at K-State was last Tuesday night’s American Legacies show. A good-sized crowd turned out during finals week to hear the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, the Del McCoury Band, and different combinations of elements of

  • Obituaries | May 16, 2014


    Robert J. Newman, 89, died peacefully on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 in Omaha, Neb. He was born on March 14, 1925 in Manhattan to Porter J. Newman and Nettie H. Newman.  He attended public school in Manhattan, graduating from MHS in 1942.  He enrolled at Kansas State University for

  • Obituaries | May 16, 2014


    John M. Koger, 93, of Topeka and formerly of Holton, died Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Brewster Place in Topeka. John was born Dec. 4, 1920 in Cheney, the son of Dr. Robert G. and Ermon Sloan Koger. He graduated from Cheney High School in 1938 and received a degree in

  • Obituaries | May 16, 2014


    Eugenia “Gene” Louise Fittell, 99,  of Shawnee,  died Friday, May 9, 2014 at the Care Haven Home in Overland Park. She was born on Sept.4, 1914 at Randolph, the daughter of John and Amelia (Kunze) Grob.  She attended Monterey Country School and graduated from Randolph Rural

  • Obituaries | May 16, 2014


    Dennis A. “Sam” Heidel, 81, of Manhattan, died Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at Stormont Vail Health Center in Topeka. He was born on June 6, 1932, in Manhattan, the son of Richard Rudolph and Clara Cecelia (Moske) Heidel. Mr. Heidel attended the McDowell Creek School until his freshmen year in

  • Obituaries | May 16, 2014


    Jesse Settler, 91, of Manhattan, died Friday, May 16, 2014 at Via Chrisi Village in Manhattan.  Mr. Settler was born Aug. 14, 1922. He was a civil engineer at Fort Riley. Services will be announced at a later date with the complete obituary.  Irvin-Parkview Funeral Home is handling

  • Baseball | May 16, 2014

    Cats’ disappointing season down to just 3 games

    When the Kansas State baseball team concludes its series with Texas this Sunday, the season will be over. There will be no Big 12 tournament, no NCAA regional and no trips to play in the College World Series. But K-State (24-28) coach Brad Hill is hoping

  • Golf | May 16, 2014

    Wood tied for 52nd in regional

    COLUMBIA, Mo.  — Kansas State golfer Daniel Wood carded a 5-over 77 Thursday and was tied for 52nd going into today’s second round of the NCAA Columbia Regional at the par-72, 7,141-yard Club at Old Hawthorne. “Daniel had a couple of loose drives that really

  • Track & Field | May 16, 2014

    11 Wildcats named Academic All-Big 12

    The Big 12 announced its 2014 Academic All-Big 12 Track and Field team Thursday with a total of 189 student-athletes making the grade, including 11 from Kansas State. The women led K-State with six honorees, all of them first team members. Sarah Kolmer was one of only six athletes to

  • Track & Field | May 16, 2014

    Wildcats head to Lubbock for Big 12s

    The K-State track and field team is in Lubbock, Texas this weekend for the Big 12 Outdoor Track and Field Championships — held at the Fuller Track and Field Complex. The meet started today and goes through Sunday. Live results can be found at the meet central

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