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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
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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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