Rodney McGruder was just a quiet 16-year-old when he got his first taste of playing in Manhattan.
Filming for “Occupying Ed,” Balderson’s 13th film, finished at the end of January after about a month of shooting on location in Wamego and Manhattan.
A California dance company this week worked with military families to interpret their resilience through modern dance.
With a 53-35 win over Derby Thursday, the Indians are one game away from making back-to-back state tournament appearances.
The Riley County girls’ basketball team used a strong first half to take out visiting Council Grove 60-49 Thursday night. The win puts Riley County (16-5) in the 3A sub-state final against Silver Lake.
The Manhattan Indians needed overtime to do it, but avenged a January loss to Rural and earned a trip to the sub-state final against top-seeded Derby with a 45-42 win.
The Wamego girls basketball team crushed visiting Highland Park 69-29 Wednesday night.
The Wildcats pulled a page from their usual playbook, clamping down on defense to turn a one-point halftime lead into a 75-55 rout over the Red Raiders at a half-empty Bramlage Coliseum.
The Riley County girls basketball team tipped off its postseason in dominating fashion Monday afternoon, crushing visiting Osage City, 60-29.
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