Monday, May 30, 2016

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  • In a flash

    Top-seeded Shawnee Mission West defeated the Indians, 1-0, in double overtime in the semifinal round of the Class 6A state tournament on Saturday in Junction City with a sudden-death goal.

  • Going for gold

    Area athletes competed at the state track meet on Day 1.

  • Green thumbs

    The 2016 Manhattan Area Garden Tour is 1-5 p.m. June 5. There are six gardens on the tour, including four residential oases, each highlighting the green thumbs of local gardeners.

  • Twisted remains

    A tornado blew through Dickinson County for 90 minutes Wednesday evening, according to the National Weather Service.

  • Moo-ving on

    Like a new chapter in a book, graduation marks a new beginning in life.

  • Record breaker

    Joe Moore broke his own record and then made a little history.

  • Staying alive

    K-State won on Saturday behind eight strong innings from starting pitcher Levi MaVorhis and six extra-base hits from its offense.

  • Shut down

    An inning-ending double play helped Kansas pitcher Ben Krauth escape danger and he shut down the Wildcats the rest of the way in a 4-1 win for the Jayhawks

  • Bright lights

    John Bannister York’s most recent design is a 143-pound art deco chandelier that soon will hang in the grand staircase of the C. L. Hoover Opera House.

  • MHS Soccer: No Problem

    Manhattan’s seniors scored six of the 10 goals on the night, while the offense allowed the game to get called 10 minutes early because of mercy rules.

  • Finishing strong

    The Indians salvaged a split on senior night with a 7-4 win to help erase the sting of a 13-5 loss in Game 1.

  • Goal frenzy

    Despite the lopsided win, Manhattan head coach Mike Sanchez said he admired the way the Scots handled themselves in defeat.

  • Manhattan High Soccer: No Problems

    The Manhattan High girls’ soccer team didn’t let the less-than-ideal weather stop it from crushing Wichita Heights in an 8-0 rout.

  • Spring Showcase

    Much like last season’s spring scrimmage, Joe Hubener, Alex Delton and Jesse Ertz shared the job all afternoon during a 35-21 victory for the Purple at Bill Snyder Family Stadium.

  • Tending to the flock

    The long-term residents of Ebert Sheep Farm in St. George include 125 ewes, six rams, one llama, two dogs and two humans. The dogs are Fluffy, a retired Great Pyrenees, and Concho, a corgi. The humans are Jeff Ebert and his wife, Kerri.

  • And all that jazz

    “Chicago” follows the story of the “merry mistresses of Murderer’s Row,” complete with all the glitz and glamour of the Jazz Age.

  • Memory boost

    How future Medicare patients are doing is critical, because county residents 65 and older have the nation’s highest rate of Medicare patients with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia.

  • Spike ball

    Spikeball, sometimes called roundnet, is a relatively new sport that can be played virtually anywhere.

  • Aced

    The Indians are headed to the Blue Valley Northwest Invitational, which features some of the top tennis programs in both Kansas and Missouri.

  • Bollywood

    At a class through UFM Community Learning Center, Mhatre, a native of India and the instructor of the class, is introducing a new aspect of Indian pop culture to the area.

  • Bridging the gap

    Joel Neises and nine other students are living at Meadowlark Hills retirement community for the spring semester as part of an anthropology class.

  • Taking shape

    Student actors often have to portray characters who are much older or much younger. In “The Shape of Things,” they inhabit a more familiar world.

  • Top shot

    Jim Bath competed at the National Field Archery Association’s Indoor National Championships March 19-20 in Louisville, Ky., and took home his eighth national title and first in the Master Senior Freestyle Class.

  • On the hunt

    Members of the Pi Kappa Phi organized an Easter egg hunt for children with autism as part of their charity work, which focuses on helping people with disabilities.

  • Spectacular stained glass

    On Easter, a look at beautiful windows displayed in local churches.

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