Friday, May 22, 2015



Brush work

Painting.phatch

Thersea Dagenisa works on an oil painting at a workshop in the Manhattan Arts Center annex on Thursday evening.


K-State Sports
  • Baseball | May 22, 2015 Cowboys shut down K-State, 10-1

    For the second time this season, Kansas State was limited by Oklahoma State’s Michael Freeman, as the Cowboy left-hander tossed a complete game and allowed just six hits in beating the Wildcats.

  • Football | May 22, 2015 Wildcats add JUCO quarterback

    Contra Costa College quarterback Jonathan Banks announced his commitment to the Wildcats this week, throwing his name in the mix into the three-headed race between junior Joe Hubener, sophomore Jesse Ertz and true freshman Alex Delton.

  • Track & Field | May 22, 2015 Bryan, Mitchell named Big 12 top freshmen

    Christoff Bryan and A’Keyla Mitchell were honored by the Big 12 for standout 2015 outdoor campaigns on Thursday.

  • Women's Basketball | May 21, 2015 Chambers gets another shot at WNBA

    After spending two years playing overseas in Spain, Chambers is back at it — this time with the San Antonio Stars — hoping to make her dream a reality with a renewed and perhaps more mature outlook.

Galleries
  • MHS Soccer: Exorcised
    Mhssoccer2.phatch

    The win over Dodge City sends Manhattan on the road for Tuesday’s 6 p.m. quarterfinal against Maize (17-1).


  • Showing off
    Talent1.phatch

    Talents featured singing, dancing, instrumental pieces and gymnastics skills.


  • MHS Soccer: Quick Work
    Soccer1.phatch

    Despite a slow start, Manhattan defeated Junction City by mercy-rule in only 56 minutes, winning 10-0 to set up Thursday’s regional final against Dodge City at Bishop Stadium, scheduled to begin at 6 p.m.


  • MHS Soccer: senior day rout
    Mhssoccer4.phatch

    The Indians wasted no time and throttled Shawnee Heights 8-0 Thursday night at Bishop Stadium.


Opinion
  • Columns | May 22, 2015 Hope for Kansas in Paraguay?

    The Legislature cannot figure out how to plug a $406 million budget gap, and tax proposal after tax proposal keeps getting voted down.

  • Editorials | May 21, 2015 Lawmakers reject the best solution

    The lengths that Kansas legislators will go to offset a roughly $400 million budget shortfall while protecting the income tax cuts they approved in 2012 and 2013 are nothing short of amazing.

  • Columns | May 21, 2015 EPA approach will hurt Kansans

    The EPA wants to greatly reduce carbon dioxide emissions from coal-burning power plants and wants governors across the country to close the coal-fired plants in their states. Such a move could hit Kansas hard.

  • Editorials | May 20, 2015 Kids will find ways to have fun

    Thursday, the last day of school for thousands of Manhattan children, is a big day indeed. And with less than three months before most students return to the classroom, they’d better get busy.

Lifestyle
Sports
  • May 21, 2015 City’s first-ever half marathon set for Saturday

    As soon as Ben Sigle and Trey Vernon opened Manhattan Running Company in 2008, people in the community started asking about a half marathon.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2015 Strong freshmen class boosts Indians

    There are many reasons the Manhattan girls’ soccer team is in its fourth straight regional final. For one, senior goalkeeper Molly Fiser has given up just 12 goals all year.

  • Manhattan High School | May 21, 2015 Indians lose at Olathe regional

    The Indians struggled and the Eagles cruised to a 16-1 victory in the run-rule shortened game on a cool and misty day in Olathe.

  • Area Schools | May 21, 2015 Rock Creek softball wins regional

    The Rock Creek softball team punched its ticket to the Class 4A D-II state tournament on Tuesday, beating Santa Fe Trail and Royal Valley to win a regional tournament in Flush.

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