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Proud to be a Soldier: former division commander returns to talk about leadership

By Amanda Kim Stairrett, 1st Inf. Div. Public Affairs FORT RILEY - The "Big Red One" patch means something to Soldiers, said the 1st Infantry Division's ... read the rest»

Ongoing investigation continues in St. George vehicle burglaries

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office and the St. George Police Department continue to investigate vehicle burglaries in the St. George area. These ... read the rest»

Search warrant executed in Manhattan (Pott. Co.)

On Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at about 11:47 a.m., the Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Deputies along with Wamego Police Department executed a search warrant ... read the rest»

Kansas Profile – Now That’s Rural: Jill Mason – Confetti & Cashmere

****This news release from K-State Research and Extension is posted at ... read the rest»

COME MONDAY TO LEARN MORE ABOUT GAME ON FOR KANSAS SCHOOLS ‘WALK’ TO TOPEKA ADVOCACY EVENT

MANHATTAN — Members of Game On for Kansas Schools, a nonpartisan grassroots public education advocacy group, have been walking 60 miles from Kansas ... read the rest»

Sports top 5

Rock Creek Basketball

Boys The Rock Creek varsity boys had two games this week one that was great and one that was not so hot. They started off the week on Monday, ... read the rest»

Friday nights game

We will not be playing a 9th (C-team) girls game at Clay Center this Friday, Dec.... read the rest»

Wamego wrestling results

The Wamego Red Raider grapplers placed third at their home invitational on Saturday, with Alec Pierson and Tyler Patrick winning their events. "We had ... read the rest»

Dawgs Repeat

Rossville fans went through a season of runaway victories wondering if a challenge was available in class 3A. On Saturday in the state championship game ... read the rest»
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Born February 11th
1800: William Henry Fox Talbot, photography pioneer, produced the first book with photographic illustrations (The Pencil of Nature).
1833: Melville Weston Fuller, eighth U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice.
1847: Thomas Alva Edison, prolific American inventor who jointly or singly held over 1,300 patents.
1855: Josephine Marshall Jewell Dodge, American educator, pioneer in the concept of day nurseries for children.
1898: Leo Szilard, physicist, instrumental in the Manhattan Project.
February 11th
in history
1964: Cambodian Prince Sihanouk blames the United States for a South Vietnamese air raid on a village in his country.
1965: President Lyndon Johnson orders air strikes against targets in North Vietnam, in retaliation for guerrilla attacks on the American military in South Vietnam.
1966: Vice President Hubert Humphrey begins a tour of Vietnam.
1974: Communist-led rebels shower artillery fire into a crowded area of Phnom Pehn, killing 139 and injuring 46 others.
1975: Mrs. Margaret Thatcher becomes the first woman to lead the British Conservative Party.

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