Viola Marie (Berggren) Boyce, 88, of Wamego, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at the Valley Vista Good Samaritan Society in Wamego. The family provided some of the following information. She was born Sept. 6, 1926, in rural Riley County to Arthur and Philynda (Laird) Berggren. .
Robert C. Gilliford, 96, died Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Stormont-Vail Healthcare in Topeka. He was born April 9, 1919, the son of Charles J. and Lydia (Currie) Gilliford. Graveside service information and a complete obituary will be released later by the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home 1616 .
Kansas State women’s basketball head coach Jeff Mittie announced Wednesday morning the signing of incoming freshman Lanie Page to a National Letter of Intent (NLI) during the spring signing period. Page will join her older sister, Kaylee, on the .
Kansas State volleyball head coach Suzie Fritz announced Tuesday that Zsofia Gyimes — the 2014 Hungarian Junior Female Player of the Year — will join the Wildcats starting in the 2015 season. Gyimes, who will arrive at K-State as a freshman, was recognized by .
Ron Trewyn said on Monday that Memorial Day is intended to recognize everyone who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in America’s armed forces throughout the nation’s history. But Monday’s ceremony at Kansas State University recalled the .
A judge sentenced on Tuesday morning a Manhattan man to 5 1/2 years in prison for using a handgun in a July marijuana robbery. Trey Campbell, 21, was found guilty by a jury on April 24 for one count of aggravated robbery and one .
A judge on Tuesday set a three-day jury trial for a Rossville man accused of causing the June death of a Manhattan bicyclist. Derik Kesler, 33, represented by Tom Lemon, of Topeka, will appear before a jury in Riley County District .
Though recent rains have caused their share of excitement, particularly for residents trying to dry out their basements, they haven’t been able to keep the annual calm from descending on our fair city. We refer, of course, to the .
FLUSH — Six seniors on the Rock Creek softball team are ending their high school careers the way they started. For the third time in the past four years, the Mustangs are once again state bound. Rock Creek (15-6) will face .
An informal celebration of life for Deidra (Blecha) Edwards, 58, has been scheduled. Deidra died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Cuba. Please join the family to share memories and funny stories, and to celebrate the joy with family and friends of Deidra. .
William R. “Bob” Rogers, Sr., 73, of Manhattan, died Monday, May 25, 2015, at the Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. He was born July 12, 1941, in Manhattan and had been a lifetime area resident. Additional obituary information and service times will be announced later .
Omar Jay Pickett, 96, formerly of Greenleaf, died Sunday, May 24, 2015. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, at the Trinity Lutheran Church in Greenleaf. Additional obituary and service information will be announced later by the Anderes-Pfeifley Funeral Home..
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