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Manhattan High School names new principal  KSNT News

Michael Dorst has been named the principal of Manhattan High School.

Manhattan High School holds 105th annual graduation ceremony  WIBW

Today marked the 105th annual graduation from Manhattan High School. Taking the next step towards adulthood today by crossing the stage, students received ...

Mayfield experiences 'unreal' moment in setting Manhattan High school record  Manhattan Mercury

When senior Clara Mayfield finished the first mile in five minutes and 17 seconds, she knew she was on pace. The prize was in sight.

Dorst named principal of Manhattan High School  Hays Post

JC Post. Michael Dorst. (Photo courtesy of USD 383 ). MANHATTAN — Michael Dorst has been named the new principal of Manhattan High School. He has ...

SCHOOL NOTEBOOK | Committee to interview 5 for MHS principal  Manhattan Mercury

The search committee will begin the interview process for a new Manhattan High School principal on Feb. 25 with five days of interviews.

MHS student dies, cause of death under investigation  Manhattan Mercury

A student at Manhattan High School has died, according to Manhattan High School Principal Greg Hoyt.

District wants input on next Manhattan High principal  KSNT News

The Manhattan-Ogden school district is asking residents to fill out a short survey as the district searches for a new high school principal.

Mayfield sets school record as Manhattan High boys and girls both take 1st place at home invitational  Manhattan Mercury

With his competitors not far behind, Manhattan High's Daniel Harkin galloped ahead of the pack in the 1600-meter run Friday.

USD 383 says goodbye to 26 retiring this year | Education  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan-Ogden National Education Association honored 26 retiring teachers, faculty and staff for their 567 combined years of *service* to USD 383 at a ...

MHS students graduate with messages of hope, realism  Manhattan Mercury

Nearly 400 students celebrated at the Manhattan High School graduation ceremony Sunday at Bramlage Coliseum.

Manhattan-Ogden School Board approves controversial transgender student guidelines.  KSNT News

Emotions ran high at the Manhattan-Ogden School Board meeting as the board debated new guidelines for transgender students on Wednesday night.

USD 383 presents updated construction timeline | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Students entering sixth grade in the fall may be the first ninth-graders to occupy the combined Manhattan High School at the West Campus, according to new ...

Channel 8: Manhattan High javelin thrower sets sights on Olympics  The Collegian

Sam Hankins, a junior javelin thrower on the Manhattan High School track and field team is setting records as the number one javelin thrower in not only the ...

Manhattan High tennis wins Junction City Invite | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High took first in Saturday's Junction City Invite.

Holloway makes bid for MHS principal job | News  Manhattan Mercury

Dave Holloway made his case Tuesday for why he should move up from Manhattan High School assistant principal to head principal next year.

USD 383 announces MHS principal candidates | Education  Manhattan Mercury

USD 383 officials have named five candidates they will interview next week for the Manhattan High School principal position. The search committee will ...

MHS principal candidate talks challenges, excitement | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Mike Norris said Monday he considers the Manhattan High School principal position a “Super Bowl” job.

Manhattan High School students respond to Westboro protesters with a message of love  WIBW

Protesters from Westboro Baptist Church protested outside of Manhattan High School.

MHS teacher uses her love of math to reach students  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High math teacher Dedra Braxmeyer welcomed her students to class Friday or National Mason Jar Day as indicated on her whiteboard.

Local, area high school students to graduate | Education  Manhattan Mercury

The 105th Manhattan High School graduating class will walk across the stage at 2 p.m. Sunday at Bramlage Coliseum.

Manhattan High softball sweeps Junction City | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High head softball coach Connie Miller was just happy to come away with two wins on Friday afternoon in Junction City. After run-ruling the Lady ...

Manhattan High wrestling notebook: Catch up with the team as it nears the midway point of the season  Manhattan Mercury

Recently, Manhattan High wrestling assistant coach Danny Grater approached head coach Robert Gonzales.

Kansas Supreme Court goes on tour, to hold special session at Manhattan High School  Kansas City Star

The Kansas Supreme Court continues its statewide tour by hearing oral arguments in two cases on Monday at Manhattan High School. The justices will meet ...

Manhattan High wrestling finishes in 2nd in home dual tournament  Manhattan Mercury

Saturday marked the final time Manhattan High wrestling will compete at home.

USD 383 to give final vote on transgender policies  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan-Ogden School Board on Wednesday will give final consideration to transgender policies for the district.

Manhattan's Hankins continues javelin dominance as junior  WIBW

Hankins holds the national record for the longest throw in 2019 for high school boys-- a 210 foot hurl he recorded at the Lansing Invitational this April.

SCHOOL NOTEBOOK | Local, area students qualify for history nationals  Manhattan Mercury

Several Manhattan-Ogden students placed in the Kansas History Day competition and will be going the National History Day competition in College Park, ...

USD 383 approves longer days, shorter school year | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan-Ogden School Board members on Wednesday adjusted the 2019-20 calendar year for longer, but fewer, days.

MHS opens with Hays in Diamond Classic | Manhattan High  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High School (7-1) will face Class 5A West baseball regional co-leader Hays (11-0) in the first game of the round-robin Western Diamond Classic ...

Kansas HS reels after longtime soccer coach suddenly dies of pancreatic cancer  USA TODAY High School Sports

Frank Alonso was in his 19th season with the Manhattan (Kan.) boys soccer team when he contracted pancreatic cancer. He died Sunday at 52.

Meet Sam Hankins, a local high school athlete with his sights set on the Olympics  K-State Collegian

“Fantastic, leads by example, travels the world to perfect his craft, one of the best in the country regardless of age, so young and mature” and “just a great kid on ...

Manhattan High School adds new mascot  KSNT News

Manhattan High students have voted on a second mascot to join the Manhattan Indian.

USD 383 hires Bergman, TR principals | Education  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan-Ogden School Board on Thursday approved hiring two people for the principal positions at Bergman and Theodore Roosevelt elementary ...

Hays High's Straub to interview for Manhattan principal position  Hays Post

According to information released by the Manhattan school district, Hays High Principal Martin Straub will interview for the Manhattan High School principal ...

USD 383 to vote on bond proposal for overcrowding, security issues  Kansas State Collegian

The Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 school board proposed a $129,500,000 bond to be voted on on Tuesday by the school district, which includes portions of Riley, ...

USD 383 Bond | Board plans $33.3M for high schools, $9.8 million for district services  Manhattan Mercury

Editor's note: This is the fourth in a four-part series breaking down the costs of projects included in the Manhattan-Ogden School board's proposed $129.5 million ...

Top Manhattan High playmaker Isiah Childs transfers to Wamego  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High football lost perhaps its top returning playmaker.

5 file for USD 383 board seats | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Voters will choose between five candidates for four open seats on the Manhattan-Ogden School Board this November.

Former players, MHS administrators reflect on legacy of Lew Lane  KSNT News

The Manhattan community is mourning the loss of long time high school football coach Lew Lane.

SCHOOL NOTEBOOK | About 420 seniors to graduate from MHS  Manhattan Mercury

Students throughout the Manhattan-Ogden school district will walk across the stage to earn their high school diplomas this weekend.

MHS wrestling loses to tough Bonner Springs team on Senior Night  Manhattan Mercury

Whereas Senior Night is almost always near the end of a season, Manhattan High wrestling celebrated its five seniors on Thursday in the first home dual meet of ...

Final candidate makes bid for TR principal | Education  Manhattan Mercury

The third candidate for the principal job at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary said Friday that although she doesn't have as many years of experience as the other ...

USD 383 announces Marlatt principal candidates | Education  Manhattan Mercury

USD 383 officials announced the three finalists for the Marlatt Elementary School principal position Friday.

Manhattan coaching legend Lew Lane passes away  WIBW

On Sunday, Manhattan High School football coaching great Lew Lane passed away after suffering a stroke some time in the previous week.

Manhattan High School will soon be getting a new symbol to rally around  WIBW

TOPEKA (WIBW)-- The face of Manhattan High School is changing. The Manhattan-Ogden School Board voted Wednesday to change the mascot from an Indian ...

Area candidates make bid for TR principal job  Manhattan Mercury

Teachers heard from two area administrators seeking the job of principal at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary Thursday.

Manhattan High wins another thriller | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

Leading by one point with 5.1 seconds remaining, Manhattan High's Lawson Monaco stepped to the line hoping to extend his team's lead. He missed the first.

Marlatt principal leaving for Clay Center superintendent job  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High School won't be the only school next year with a new principal.

Manhattan High softball swept again in 2 losses to Topeka High  Manhattan Mercury

Kaitlyn Gregiore's fastball hurtled toward NiJaree Canady, belt-high and hittable, the kind of pitch that spelled doom.

Beloved Manhattan football coach remembered fondly  KSNT News

Lew Lane, who served as the head football coach for Manhattan High School from 1976 to 1997, died Sunday after suffering a stroke, according to school ...

Davila, Bammes make second bid for principal | Education  Manhattan Mercury

The two candidates for the Lee Elementary School principal job want to do more to get parents involved in the school.

Area roundup: Baseball and softball regional matchups | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High School's baseball team will travel to Gardner to open Class 6A regional play, and a Rock Creek vs. Riley County No. 1 vs. No. 2 seed 3A ...

Manhattan High girls basketball grinds out 44-35 win at Seaman  Manhattan Mercury

TOPEKA — The Manhattan High girls led 36-33 with 1:10 to go. Out of a timeout, Seaman's best player, guard Camryn Turner, tried to drive the lane but MHS ...

MHS' Braxmeyer picked as 2019 Master Teacher | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Dedra Braxmeyer, a math teacher at Manhattan High School, is among seven instructors selected as Kansas Master Teachers for 2019.

Westboro Baptist Church to protest at MHS, Landon Lecture  Manhattan Mercury

The Westboro Baptist Church will be protesting outside the Manhattan High School West Campus Thursday morning, according to a press release.

Manhattan High names new Asst. Principal and Human Resources Director  WIBW

MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) — Manhattan High School has made a couple of major front office hires. On Thursday, the school names Trina Dibbini has been ...

Report confirms Manhattan Town Center death as suicide  Manhattan Mercury

The Riley County Police Department listed the death of a Topeka man at Manhattan Town Center was a suicide, according to a RCPD report obtained by The ...

MHS debate wins 4th at local competition | Education  Manhattan Mercury

A total of 18 Manhattan High School debaters competed in the Junction City High School Invitational Debate Tournament Oct. 17.

Manhattan High wrestler to represent Kansas at Fargo Nationals  WIBW

For a second straight year, Manhattan High School senior wrestler Clayton Wilson will be representing Kansas at the Fargo Nationals--one of the biggest ...

SUPER SENIORS | The Mercury's Flint Hills All-Academic Team  Manhattan Mercury

As students at high schools across the area walked the stage this weekend, they all received the same piece of paper commending them for their ...

MHS debaters place 8th at competition | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High School debaters placed eighth at a recent competition.

Hoyt to retire at end of next year  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High School Principal Greg Hoyt announced Friday he plans to retire after next school year.

Greg Hoyt has been a force in education in MHK  Manhattan Mercury

Greg Hoyt has done it all at Manhattan High School, and he's done it all well.

Wamego star Isiah Childs receives offer from Kansas State  Manhattan Mercury

Wamego star running back Isiah Childs has garnered plenty of attention from schools across the country since receiving his first Division I offer in April.

Kansas Supreme Court meets in Manhattan for special session  WIBW

MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) - Students in Manhattan had the chance to get an inside look at the Kansas Supreme Court. Monday night's session was part of the ...

Manhattan High School coach to keep job after alleged hazing incident  KSNT News

MANHATTAN, Kan. (KSNT) – A local high school football coach will keep his job after an alleged hazing incident involving the school's football team last fall.

No charges for Manhattan High football coach; Lyon Co. prosecutors to decide on players  WIBW

Manhattan High School head football coach Joe Schartz will not face charges following an alleged hazing incident that has also led to calls for his ouster.

MHS student scores perfect 36 on ACT | Education  Manhattan Mercury

A Manhattan High School student received the highest ACT score possible this year.

SCHOOL NOTEBOOK | Wamego family center of KSU documentary  Manhattan Mercury

A Wamego family is the focus of a new K-State College of Education video called “Nate's Nook: A Special Education Story.”

Manhattan school officials respond to alleged hazing incident  WIBW

Manhattan High School officials say they take seriously an alleged hazing incident involving the high school football team.

Manhattan High boys fall just short in 50-45 loss to Emporia  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High trailed 49-45 as Emporia's Spencer Stewart went to the free throw line for a one-and-one with under a minute to play on Tuesday. He missed the ...

Manhattan wins fourth-straight Centennial League wrestling title  WIBW

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- The Manhattan High School wrestling team is the 2018-19 Centennial League wrestling champions for a fourth straight year.

Kansas Prep Zone Preview: Manhattan Indians  WIBW

Manhattan High School has at least shared a piece of the Centennial League title for eight of the last nine years. This year, they look to continue that streak and ...

KU to honor more than 3700 high school seniors statewide  Manhattan Mercury

LAWRENCE— This fall, the Kansas Honor Scholar Program, a longstanding tradition of the University of Kansas Alumni Association and KU Endowment, will ...

Manhattan High hoops teams both suffer losses at Topeka High  Manhattan Mercury

Things were already going south for the Manhattan boys before tipoff of their 53-32 loss to Topeka Friday night.

Students show off genetics knowledge at biotech fair  Manhattan Mercury

Students sat with their laptops and anxiously waited to educate their teachers about genetics during the Bio-Tech Fair at the Manhattan High School East ...

Finalists for Theodore Roosevelt principal to be interviewed  Manhattan Mercury

Three finalists for the principal position at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary will be interviewed Thursday and Friday.

MHS boys soccer coach Alonso: 'It's really in poor taste to talk about soccer on a day like today'  Manhattan Mercury

On a day when many Manhattan residents were displaced or lost belongings due to flooding in the town, Manhattan High boys soccer coach Frank Alonso ...

Father of Tiger Woods buried in unmarked Kansas grave  KCTV Kansas City

A story buried but not forgotten was uncovered in Kansas. See the connection between the unmarked grave and golfing champion Tiger Woods.

Manhattan native returning to help run hometown  WIBW

A Manhattan native is returning to his hometown to help run the city where he was raised.

'Relic' takes eighth grader to state bee | Education  Manhattan Mercury

There were plenty of hugs at the 45th annual Riley County Spelling Bee Saturday morning as parents comforted their children and one student celebrated ...

USD 383 mulls plan for MHS East Campus | Education  Manhattan Mercury

More than 20 community groups are interested in using empty space in the Manhattan High School East Campus if voters approve a bond issue next month.

MHS Seniors earn scholarships and awards, June 17, 2018 | News  Manhattan Mercury

Many Manhattan High School seniors earned several scholarships and awards this year. This is a continuation of the list.

West Campus plan includes tearing down A Hall, adding third gym  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan-Ogden school board's plan to expand Manhattan High School's West Campus includes tearing down the wing known as A Hall on the school's ...

Manhattan girls' season ends with 51-42 loss to Topeka High in sub-state title game  Manhattan Mercury

TOPEKA — Scott Mall bent over slightly in the huddle addressing his Manhattan High players, speaking to them before the fourth quarter of Saturday's sub-state ...

MHS volleyball loses 2 of 3 on Senior Night, but head coach Kinderknecht proud  Manhattan Mercury

When Manhattan High volleyball coach Lisa Kinderknecht finishes speaking to her team after a match, she always turns to assistant coach Krista Schmitz and ...

Manhattan under flood watch Tuesday | Local News  Manhattan Mercury

The Wildcat Creek area avoided flooding on Monday and Tuesday morning, but more rainfall is expected this week.

Explanation of The Mercury's decision to stop printing Mondays  Manhattan Mercury

Dear Mercury readers: Starting in March, we are going to stop printing the Monday newspaper. We'll still produce one and send it to you, but you'll receive it in ...

USD 383 board approves masonry work for MHS west campus  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan-Ogden school district will repair masonry at Manhattan High School West Campus to fix leaks.

MHS sophomore selected by Team NSAF | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High sophomore Sam Hankins is one of 28 high school athletes selected to represent Team NSAF in an international junior competition June 2 at the ...

Manhattan mascot may be replaced, but at high cost to school district  Kansas State Collegian

Manhattan High School's 48-0 football win over Emporia High School Oct. 14 might have been the last homecoming with the current mascot. MHS, whose ...

Manhattan can't overcome Bachelor's 25 points in 49-37 loss to Washburn Rural  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan coach Scott Mall still thought his team had a chance.

MHS girls XC wins Centennial League, boys finish 2nd  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan girls cross country team padded its own league record in dominating fashion Saturday, capturing its ninth-consecutive Centennial League ...

'101 Years of Broadway,' graduation ceremonies and more | Local News  Manhattan Mercury

A little piece of the Big Apple is coming to the Little Apple this graduation weekend.

BITTAN-KLIMEK | Features  Manhattan Mercury

Brandon Klimek and Liron Bittan announce their engagement.

Texas head coach owes 'a lot' to Manhattan  Manhattan Mercury

They called him “The Kamikaze Pilot.” When Michael Center drove to the hoop for Manhattan High's boys basketball team, opponents had to brace themselves.

Defendant: Meeting with escort consensual, whereabouts unknown during other incidents  Manhattan Mercury

A Manhattan man accused of several sex-related offenses said on Wednesday that a 2016 meeting with an escort had been discussed thoroughly prior and was ...

MHS baseball's Zac Cox commits to KU | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

About a week after The Mercury reported that Manhattan High baseball player Zac Cox had decommitted from Kansas State, he shared some news.

Abilene's Terry Taylor approaching 600-win high school coaching milestone  Abilene Recorder Chronicle

Abilene High School head basketball coach Terry Taylor is approaching 600 wins at the varsity level in his illustrious basketball-coaching career.

Starbucks barista stays active, cheery at 80 | Local News  Manhattan Mercury

There are two ways to get a pick-me-up at the Dillons East Starbucks: drinking caffeine and talking to barista Shirley Wilson.

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