- Benjamin George has been named the Head Boys Basketball Coach at Manhattan High School. Coach George has been involved with the MHS boys basketball program since September of 2008.
- The city with one of the strongest connections to the Kansas Shrine Bowl will host the 43rd annual all-star football game and surrounding festivities in 2016. Jones Field at Welch Stadium on the campus of Emporia State University will be the site for the 2016 Kansas Shrine Bowl that features 68 of the top high school senior football players in the state of Kansas.
- Manhattan High School Boys Basketball coach Tim Brooks after starting a 2 week suspension has turned in his resignation according to a statement released by Manhattan High sports administrator Mike Marsh.