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Riley Co. Police investigating shooting at Manhattan High School  KSNT News

Riley County Police officers said neighbors reported gunshots around 6:00 p.m. at Manhattan High School.

RCPD: Shots fired in Manhattan High parking lot not connected to school  WIBW

According to RCPD, officers responded around 6:45 p.m. to reports of gunshots fired in the 2100 block of Poyntz.

Bradley Lane Funk  Hays Post

Bradley Lane Funk, 47, of St. George, Kansas, passed away Monday, September 9, 2019. Bradley was born February 8, 1972 in San Antonio, Texas. He was the ...

Bullying prevention speaker to give free presentation in Manhattan  WIBW

Nathan Harman of YourLifeSpeaks will give a free presentation from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, at Manhattan High School - West Campus, 2100 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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, ...

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-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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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.

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.

Manhattan-Ogden in need of school supplies  KSNT News

MANHATTAN, Kan. (KSNT) – The Manhattan-Ogden school district is in need of school supplies. The district usually hands out bags of school supplies when in ...

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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

A longtime Kansas high school soccer coach passed away just weeks after his diagnosis with pancreatic cancer became public. As reported by the Manhattan ...

Manhattan High School adds new mascot  KSNT News

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

School notebook | Stop for school buses, or pay $413  Manhattan Mercury

Now that classes are back in session across the Manhattan-Ogden school district, the Riley County Police Department is urging drivers to be cautious around ...

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 alum dies in Alaska after falling off cliff  Manhattan Mercury

A Manhattan High School alum died last week after falling off a cliff in Kodiak, Alaska.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Dorst: Better accountability, culture important at MHS | News  Manhattan Mercury

Michael Dorst said Wednesday in his bid to become Manhattan High School's next principal that he wants to see the creation of a faculty handbook and plans for ...

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, ...

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.

Theodore Roosevelt principal promoted to special services | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Andrea Tiede will leave her job as principal of Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School for a new job within the district.

USD 383 passes budget with 10.9% property tax increase | News  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan-Ogden school board gave final approval to the $106.8 million budget for the 2019-20 school year after a public hearing Wednesday evening.

Manhattan Track Club youth athletes compete at Junior Olympics  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan Track Club sent seven youth athletes to compete in the Junior Olympics in Greensboro, N.C., in late July. The kids represented several local ...

USD 383 announces Marlatt principal candidates | Education  Manhattan Mercury

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

2018 VOTERS GUIDE | School bond questions, asked and answered  Manhattan Mercury

A non-elective proposition will appear on the November ballot for those living within the Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 school district.

MHS student scores perfect 36 on ACT | Education  Manhattan Mercury

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

MHS debaters place 8th at competition | Education  Manhattan Mercury

Manhattan High School debaters placed eighth at a recent competition.

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 ...

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.

Church news for May 31, 2019 | Community Info  Manhattan Mercury

AGAPE FAMILY. Meets at Four Points by Sheraton, 530 Richards Dr. 10:30 a.m., contemporary music and worship. Visit or call 785-539-3570.

Kansas State Football Recruiting: Sam Shields  Bring On The Cats

Local boy made good Sam Shields is a solid pick up for the Wildcats.

Manhattan High XC qualifies boys, girls teams for state with top-3 finishes at regionals  Manhattan Mercury

Susan Melgares is used to the feeling by now. The Manhattan High girls and boys cross country teams both finished in the top three at Saturday's Class 6A ...

Riley County police detain armed individual near Ogden Elementary, school locks down  KSNT News

Update: 40-year-old Justin Bauer was arrested on the offenses of aggravated assault, unlawful discharge of a firearm and criminal possession of a weapon.

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 ...

BITTAN-KLIMEK | Features  Manhattan Mercury

Brandon Klimek and Liron Bittan announce their engagement.

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.

Dozens push change to Manhattan HS mascot  WIBW

The Manhattan High School mascot is causing a controversy among a group of locals who want to change the school's controversial Indian mascot figure.

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.

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.

Club news for Aug. 4, 2019  Manhattan Mercury

Eagles Auxiliary. The Eagles Auxiliary met for its second meeting of the month on July 18. Nancy Drumm provided the prayer for the 6:30 p.m. potluck meal ...

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 ...

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.

Flood warnings issued in Manhattan  KSNT News

Heavy rains this week have caused Wildcat Creek to rise, prompting warnings from the National Weather *Service*.

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 ...

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.

MHS officially honors former coach, teacher Frank Prentup  Manhattan Mercury

Frank Prentup was a one-of-a-kind individual who cared deeply about his students and players, his son Duke Prentup said Friday night.

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 ...

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 ...

'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 ...

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 ...

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.

No debate about it, these Good Kids will shine in Dallas competition  WIBW

Five Manhattan High School students have qualified to compete in the National Speech and Debate Tournament this month.

MHS shines at first meet of 2018 | Sports  Manhattan Mercury

The Manhattan High boys and girls cross country teams kicked off the 2018 season in fine fashion Saturday, sweeping the team and individual titles at their ...

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 ...

Police arrest 14-year-old carrying gun in Manhattan  KSNT News

Police arrested a teen carrying a gun Sunday night in Manhattan.

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 ...

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.

Manhattan shelter raising money with ‘PetPoolooza’ dog swim  KSNT News

MANHATTAN, Kan. (KSNT)– Summer is slowly coming to an end, as schools start this week and pools begin to close. The Little Apple is making a splash right ...

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.

CITY NOTEBOOK | City flag design vote ends Sunday  Manhattan Mercury

Almost 2500 people have voted in the city flag contest, and the two finalists featuring apples in their designs have been neck and neck.

Manhattan businesses, officials discuss impact of Country Stampede’s move  KSNT News

The event would normally bring a quieter Manhattan to life in the summer, but will now be held an hour away.

Three Students Appointed to Military Service Academies  KSAL

U.S. Congressman Dr. Roger Marshall has appointed three 1st Congressional District high school students to U.S. military *service* academies. According to the ...

UPDATE: Nine-year-old dead in multi-vehicle wreck north of Manhattan  KSNT News

A 9-year-old girl involved in a three vehicle crash northwest of Manhattan has died. The Kansas Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 5:30 p.m. near ...

Manhattan dog breeder listed on the “horrible hundred” for puppy mills and sellers gives her side  KSNT News

Kelli Nelson from "Got Game Bird Dogs" was listed on the Humane Society' of the United State's 100 problem puppy mills and dog sellers.

Nuss asks USD 383 to consider social service center at MHS east campus  Manhattan Mercury

A local community organizer has a plan for the future use of Manhattan High School east campus.

Flood voids Country Stampede’s contract with Tuttle Creek  KSNT News

The Country Stampede music festival, is leaving Manhattan and moving to Topeka in the middle of a multi-year contract with the state.

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