Daniel Harkin and Brett Seaton of Manhattan won championships in both singles and doubles in the Kansas District Tennis Championships this past weekend in Wichita. Harkin won the title in boys’ 12-and-under singles with a 6-1, 6-0 win in the finals over Soumali Vesali of
The Manhattan Christian College women’s basketball team had no trouble with Grace University last Friday night, easing to a blowout 82-42 victory at home. MCC led 50-22 at halftime. The Crusaders (17-3) had three players in double figures, including Libby Witte, who finished with
The Wamego girls are still the top-ranked team in Class 4A-Division I, according to the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association (KBCA) poll released Monday, while the Riley County girls checked in at No. 2 in 3A. Valley Heights is No. 2 in 1A-Division I, while Manhattan’s
The Kansas State baseball team is ranked No. 18 in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) preseason poll released Monday. It’s the first time the Wildcats have been in the NCBWA preseason Top 25. The Wildcats are ranked in five preseason polls entering the 2014 season.
Former Kansas State standout Veryl Switzer, the first African-American to play for the Green Bay Packers, will be participating in the football-themed event, K-State Day, at the Flint Hills Discovery Center on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jordy Nelson memorabilia will also be
MCC men split weekend games The Manhattan Christian College men’s basketball team split a pair of games this past weekend, losing to Grace University on Friday and then defeating Hillsdale College on Saturday — both in Manhattan. Grace beat the Crusaders, 75-69, to end MCC’
Whether today’s snowstorm amounted to a winter wonderland or a white wasteland probably depended on whether it gave you a day off or simply complicated your day. Lots of people had the day off, including students, school personnel and most local government employees. Good
When most of us think of Manhattan Regional Airport, we think of a ride to Dallas, Chicago or until recently, Phoenix. These “rides” are partially tied to economic generators for the community, as business travelers and others can literally cross the globe once they get
Irma Maxine Spellman, 92, died Saturday at Presbyterian Manor in Clay Center. The family provided some of the following information. She was born April 15, 1921, in Las Animas, Colo., to Lee and Gertrude (Rice) Askey Irma was raised in the Ponca City, Okla., area. She married Earl
Cecile Sueann “Sissy” Depew, 75, of Westmoreland, died Sunday at Mercy Regional Health Center in Manhattan. She was a long-time resident of the area. The family provided some of the following information. Sissy was born Dec. 18, 1938, in Noblesville, Ind. She was the daughter of Frank J.
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