The City of Manhattan is a bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Community, as recognized by the League of American Bicyclists.
The 25th annual Kansas Sampler Festival brought more than 150 communities Saturday to Wamego City Park to promote their unique attractions, businesses and landscapes.
The Indians won 9-1 in the first game before securing a 6-1 victory in Game 2 to complete the sweep of Emporia.
Art teacher Courtney Smith is having her students in kindergarten through sixth grade make paper beads, which are sold in the United States and matched in dollars through an agreement with the Bezos Family Foundation.
Using “The Great Gatsby” as the theme, the MHS junior class set the stage for the event at Manhattan Town Center.
While the Manhattan boys were dominant Friday, the girls’ team came up just short of a team title, falling by half a point to Emporia.
Holding onto the slim lead, the Purple team finished the game by scoring on a 1-yard touchdown run by defensive end Laton Dowling as time expired — capping an 11-play, 46-yard drive.
The Riley County Police Department Riley County Emergency Services and Manhattan Fire Department staged the accident, involving an entrapment and ejection, for Manhattan High students outside the school’s west campus in conjunction with the school’s Students Against Drunk Driving Program.
The hunt happened Saturday morning along with a 5K race for adults and a Rabbit Dash for children.
It was Baylor’s first road win since Feb. 14 at Arizona State — the Bears’ first road game of the season.
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