Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Fire lesson


Louie Combs, a Manhattan Fire Department driver, shows students of Jan Westberg’s kindergarten class a fire hose and other equipment on a fire truck during a safety session at Amanda Arnold Elementary Wednesday morning.

K-State Sports
  • Football | October 07, 2015 Wildcats not looking to play spoiler vs. No. 2 TCU

    The numbers are daunting. TCU averages more than 50 points a game. The Horned Frogs average more than 600 yards of offense per contest and lead the entire country in total offense.

  • Volleyball | October 07, 2015 Cats looks to end 7-match losing streak in Ames

    After narrowly coming back to beat TCU on the road last weekend, the Kansas State volleyball team looks to finish its two-match road trip tonight in Ames, Iowa, when the Wildcats meet Iowa State.

  • Golf | October 07, 2015 Wildcats in sixth at Edean Ihlanfeldt

    The K-State women’s golf team carded a 23-over par 599 over the first 36 holes on Tuesday to enter final-round play in sixth place at Edean Ihlanfeldt Invitational.

  • Volleyball | October 07, 2015 Kober named Defensive Player of the Week

    Following a career-high 37 digs at TCU on Saturday, Kansas State junior Kersten Kober earned her first-career Big 12 Defensive Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday.

  • MHS Volleyball: Special sendoff

    Manhattan’s win over Rural is a good sign with regionals just a few short weeks away.

  • Home again

    Manhattan Area Habitat for Humanity volunteers finish construction on the organization’s latest project.

  • Editorials | October 06, 2015 Flu vaccine a prudent move

    Signs alerting area residents about the availability of flu shots have been visible near Manhattan’s large grocery stores and drug stores for a couple of weeks now.

  • Letters | October 06, 2015 Climate change’s effects on agriculture will affect us

    At its very roots, Kansas State University has existed to provide information and education on issues important to people in Kansas and beyond. That’s what land-grant universities do, and we’re pretty good at it.

  • Editorials | October 05, 2015 Baseball season still going strong

    Congratulations to the Kansas City Royals. They’re in the American League playoffs for the second consecutive year, and unlike last year, when they entered through the side door, this year they’ve made themselves the team to beat.

  • Letters | October 05, 2015 Via Christi is limiting but not halting PCI

    This decision was made not because of quality or safety concerns, but as a result of not having enough interventional cardiologists in Manhattan to perform the procedure on a 24/7 schedule.

  • Local |Neighbors | October 05, 2015 Woman’s love of travel, culture endures

    Pat Embers was 27 years old when she decided it was time for her to move to Europe for the second time. This time around, she would take a boat.

  • Arts, Leisure | October 05, 2015 Kristin Chenoweth’s big voice charms McCain crowd

    This past Friday McCain Performance Series presented “An Evening with Kristin Chenoweth,” 90 nonstop minutes during which the popular performer dazzled the all-but-sold-out-house crowd with a varied display of her vocal artistry and personal charm.

  • Off The Beat | October 04, 2015 Discovering Scotland

    Don’t you think it’s a bit bizarre that Americans are so hooked on the customs, history, language, music and dress of a country that counts just 6 million residents?

  • Books | October 04, 2015 K-State common book shows importance of choices

    “The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates” is a book about two men whose strikingly parallel childhoods lead them down divergent paths.

  • General Activities | October 07, 2015 MHK United soccer team wins challenge

    The 12-and-under MHK United boys’ soccer team won the Flint Hills Soccer Challenge last weekend in Manhattan with a 4-0 record.

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2015 Indians win home tourney

    Playing with home-course advantage Monday afternoon, the Manhattan High girls’ golf team won the Manhattan Invitational at the Manhattan Country Club.

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2015 MHS tennis takes 6th at league meet

    The Manhattan High girls’ tennis team took sixth place at Monday’s Centennial League meet at the Kossover Tennis Complex in Topeka.

  • Manhattan High School | October 06, 2015 MHS to honor Lane on Friday

    Former Manhattan High head football coach Lew Lane will be honored at halftime of the Junction City game on Friday.

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