Thursday, August 25, 2016

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  • Open for business

    K-State business administration building ready for students

  • Taste of summer

    Enjoying the summer sun and the farmers market Saturday morning, area kids cooled down with some juicy watermelon and some light-hearted competition.

  • Downtown run

    The Poyntz Avenue Mile race, which is a fundraiser for the Manhattan High cross country teams, starts near Capital Federal and ends near AJ’s Pizza.

  • Manhattan track club: to the top

    The Manhattan Track Club qualified 22 athletes for the Junior Olympics this year.

  • Local legend

    When Chancey Larson was a senior in high school, he decided to enter the Kaw Valley Rodeo as a local participant.

  • Rodeo night

    Photographs from the Kaw Valley Rodeo Friday night.

  • Ride on

    Area youths try their hand at mutton busting at the Kaw Valley Rodeo.

  • Wild ride
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    The rodeo competition continues tonight at 8 p.m. inside Wells Arena.

  • Pokémon Takeover

    Mobile gaming app has creatures cropping up around Manhattan

  • Manko 17ers: Punchless

    This one came by way of a run-rule, an 8-0 loss to Building Champions at the K-State Showcase at Tointon Family Stadium.

  • On steady ground

    Participants in a boxing class at Meadowlark Hills count out their punches against a bag. Along with learning punches and working on footwork, these students are also trying to make some everyday tasks just a little easier.

  • Sublime

    Susan Rose, a local nature artist, said it was always a goal of hers to create art good enough to be featured in Jay and Barbara Nelson’s Strecker-Nelson Gallery.

  • Serve it up

    Regional tennis players came to Manhattan for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Summer Circuit tournament.

  • Going for green

    Scenes from the Colbert Charity Classic.

  • Experiment

    High school students have been developing their talents at the Manhattan Arts Center workshop.

  • Play ball

    Local children enjoyed Manhattan Optimist soft ball this week.

  • County seat

    A large part of Westmoreland’s early success resulted from being in the right place at the right time as well as receiving some unexpected — and unintentional — help from its neighbors.

  • Swing away

    The Bite Outta the Lil Apple softball tournament on Sunday at the Twin Oaks Softball Complex featured 55 teams ranging in ages from 8 to 18, including nine Manhattan Optimist teams.

  • Splash
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    The Marlins hosted the Little Apple Invitational at City Park.

  • Storm of the century
    Tornado 1966 1.mercury

    During the final hours of June 8, 1966, Manhattan residents by and large were counting their blessings.

  • Singled out

    St. Joe’s ended the contest in the fourth inning when Colton Williams drove in teammate Thomas Reynolds. The RBI was one of four runs St. Joe’s plated in the inning.

  • Road to growth

    St. George boasts an 80,000-square-foot elementary school with an enrollment of more than 400 students in preschool through sixth grade.

  • 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.

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