Courthouse 6-21-13

CRIMINAL
Michael Bradley Harris appeared June 19 and was found Guilty and convicted of Fishing Without a License. He was ordered to pay a fine of $100 and costs of $98 by July 31. Defendant may perform approved community service work at the rate of $6 per hour to offset the fine and a portion of the costs of this action. Prior to the performance of community service work, Defendant shall pay $8.50 as a community service work insurance fee. Defendant shall reappear before the Court July 31 at 9 a.m. if all costs and fine are not paid in full.

 

District Court
CIVIL
Settled:
Beneficial Financial l Inc. received a judgment of $86,557.34 plus interest and costs from Carl J. Franklin, et al, Cedar City, Utah.
Nationstar Mortgage Inc. received a judgment of $82,805.23 plus interest and costs from Joanna W. Marihugh et al, Concordia.
Dismissed:
The case of Kansas vs. 2005 Dodge Magnum VIN: 2D 4GV5821SH536500 has been dismissed without prejudice to refiling. Owner agrees to pay all storage and fees against the vehicle in the sum of $1,360.

LIMITED CIVIL
Settled:
Nex-Tech Wireless LLC received a judgment of $766.94 plus interest and costs from Crystal Smith and Sam Smith, Concordia.
 Nex-Tech Wireless LLC received a judgment of $1,099.64 plus interest and costs from Lindsey Hines, Concordia.
Nex-Tech Wireless LLC received a judgment of $892.22 plus interest and costs from Michael Goodaker, Glasco.
Nex-Tech Wireless LLC received a judgment of $644.49 plus interest and costs from Pamela Combs, Concordia.
Nex-Tech Wireless LLC received a judgment of $1,084.67 plus interest and costs from David Powers, Glasco.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $135 plus interest and costs from Jessica Herron, Concordia.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $101.04 plus interest and costs from Debra Grady, Concordia.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $1,699.51 plus interest and costs from Kevin Ohlsen, Glasco.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $245.12 plus interest and costs from James Lynn Jr., Concordia.
John L. Fischer D.D.S. received a judgment of $330.57 plus interest and costs from Nathan Chaput, Aurora.
Cavalry Investors received a judgment of $5,191.89 plus costs and interest from Starleen Renee Pearce, Glasco.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $1,639.65 plus interest and costs from Marville Gant, Concordia.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $185.05 plus interest and costs from Edward L. Bellows III, et al, Glasco.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $17,210.09 plus interest and costs from Rochelle Roberts-Liby, Glasco.
Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. received a judgment of $1,320.69 plus interest and costs from Angela K. Thornton, Concordia.
Credit Management Services Inc. received a judgment of $297.50 plus interest and costs from Michelle Treanor, Concordia.
Dismissed:
The case of Credit Management Services Inc. vs. Dewey Nelson et al, Concordia, has been dismissed with prejudice.
Filed:
Credit Management Services Inc. seeks a judgment of $10,632.60 plus interest and costs From William Lowell, et al, Concordia.
Credit Management Services Inc. seeks a judgment of $2,536.82 plus interest and costs from Kent D. Taylor, Jamestown.
Carter D. LLC seeks a judgment of $1,923.63 plus interest and costs from Curtis Driscoll, Concordia.

SMALL CLAIMS
Settled:
Kindel Auto LLC received a judgment from Ryan Rank, Concordia, of $655 plus costs of $81.50 and interest of 10 percent per annum to date and 2 percent per annum from date of judgment until paid in full.
The Citizens State Bank received a judgment of $2,600.62 plus $81.50 costs and 12 percent per annum interest from Jason Kreiter and Jammie Kreiter, Clifton.
Gerard Tank & Steel received a judgment of $3,000 plus 12 percent per annum interest and $81.50 costs from Ryan R. Robbins, Clyde.
Filed:
James C. Walker DVM seeks a judgment of $800 from Steve and Cynthia Meyer, Concordia.
Vince Seifert seeks a judgment of $1,050 from Mark Newton, Concordia.
Cunningham Telephone seeks a judgment of $293.86 from Randel Coufal, Emporia.
Richard Lowrey seeks a judgment of $2,033.66 from Henri Tetreault, Concordia.
Kindel Auto LLC seeks a judgment of $160 from Cory Stuart Repair, Clay Center.

TRAFFIC
All subtypes
June 12-18
The following people received fines for Speeding: Munoz Alejandro, Glenn J. Connot, Maxine B. Dancer, Abdul MD Hai, Charles W. James, Jillian L. Jez, Shaeleigh R. Neel, Kaci L. Pastore, Mason G. Quick, Kelly A. Wegner, Mark A. Wolfe, James L. Workman, $143; Stephanie N. Cannizzo, $191; Diane Dunlap, $266; Buddy J. Fields, Nathan Gieber, Alexis Lockhart, $203; William L. Gentry, Dayna C. Grimmett, Joshua A. Johnson, Ulises Ruiz-Zepeda,  $179;  Angela M. Kiani, $167; Lue G. Loso, Gregory D. Upah, $161; Daniel Rodriguez, $155.
Receiving $10 fines for failure to wear seat belt were: Michael L. Barnett, Blanche M. Bergmann, Bobby Ryan Dillow, Samantha R. Dillow, Shane Douglas, Brett D. Ernst, Kevin Gene Fraser, Skyler Wayne Jacobs, Bryce D. Lange, Patrick C. Peterson, Sarah M. Reed, Marvin E. Renick, Andrew J. Steier, (5-26) Andrew J. Steier (5-25), Larry J. Sulanka, Nathan R. Trost, Jamie M. West, Katherine J. West, Zacharih E. Workman.
Receiving fines for other violations were: Alejandro Angeles-Lugo, driving while canceled/suspended/revoked, first conviction, $198; David O. Estrada-Lemus, operating motor vehicle without a valid license, $198; Lester Lyle Eugene Gray, liability insurance coverage required, $398; Rodney Clair McCollough, license to be carried and exhibited upon demand, $148; Richard T. Nault, improper backing, $143; Jerry L. Ziolkowski, purchase/consumption alcoholic liquor/CMB by minor, deferred adjudication, $1,088.

 

LEGAL TRANSFERS
Trustee's Deed:
Ethel L. Vaughan, trustee, Norman Vaughan and Ethel L. Vaughan 1991 trust to Ethel L. Vaughan, the south 100 acres of the northeast quarter 10-5-5, see record; all of the northwest quarter 14-5-5, see record.
Quit Claim Deeds:
Ethel L Vaughan to Ethel L. Vaughan, trustee, Doris L. Winteroth, trustee, and Ethel L. Vaughan trust, the south 100 acres of the northeast quarter 10-5-5, see record; all of the northwest quarter 14-5-5, see record.
Maureen O'Brien to Terry O'Brien, Brian O'Brien and Owen O'Brien, the west 4 feet of lot 18 all of lot 19 and the east 18 feet of lot 20 all in block 129 in the city of Concordia Kan.
Mary Morris and John Morris to Terry O'Brien, Owen O'Brien and Brian O'Brien, the west 4 feet of lot 18 all of lot 19 and the east 18 feet of lot 20 all in block 129 in the city of Concordia Kan.
Warranty Deeds:
Dennis D. Krier and Mary S. Krier to Shaun Farrell Miller and  Hee-jung Boo aka Hee-Jung Boo Miller, the west 71 feet of lot 8 Block 1, College Heights addition, city of Concordia, Cloud County Kansas according to the recorded plat thereof.
Jason Martin and Denise Martin to Daniel R. Cyre and Sheri L. Cyre, all of lots 10 and 11 in O.P. Gould's, an addition to the city of Jamestown, Cloud County Kansas.
Brian O'Brien and Barbara Anne O'Brien to OB AG, LLC, the west 4 feet of lot 18 all of lot 19 and the east 18 feet of lot 20 all in block 129 in the city of Concordia Kan.
Terry O'Brien to OB AG, LLC, the west 4 feet of lot 18 all of lot 19 and the east 18 feet of lot 20 all in block 129 in the city of Concordia, Kan.
Owen O'Brien to OB AG, LLC, the west 4 feet of lot 18 all of lot 19 and the east 18 feet of lot 20 all in block 129 in the city of Concordia, Kan.
Johnstown Land Company to Levi Plummer, east half northeast quarter 17-8-3 except tracts; see record.

EARLY HISTORY OF CLOUD COUNTY
BY H.E. SMITH
Serving the Writ
For a moment the stranger remained within the barrel and the Squire among the vines where he had fallen, both too amazed and confronted to know what to do. But only for a moment; then they extricated themselves and stepped out into the moonlight, the Squire with coat torn clear to the back, and the stranger very wet and dripping. And thus and there, face to face, they met.
"Brother Butterfield!"
"Mr. Grimp!"
There was a momentary silence after these exclamations of astonished recognition. Mr. Grimp was the first to break it. "Will you allow me to inquire, Brother Butterfield, what you were doing on the roof of my house at this late hour?"
"Certainly you may, Mr. Grimp. I came because—that is—I came to sarve that writ of ourn," answered the Squire, relieved to find some excuse.
"Ah!"
"Yes; an' I'd like to know what business you had up there, Mr. Grimp?" "I came to see you serve it," said Mr. Grimp, with a perceptible tightening of his thin lips. "Well," said the squire, rapidly recovering his composure, "If  your writ don't stick bettr'n you did on that 'ere roof, it won't amount to nothin', that's all."
What reply Mr. Grimp would have made to this request is not known, for just then the door opened, and Tom Harwood and the widow, alarmed by the noise, came out. Both the Squire and Mr. Grimp would gladly have avoided an interview; indeed they turned to hasten away, but were too late. The widow recognized them at once.
"Why, Mr. Grimp! And Squire Butterfield, too!" she exclaimed with the most charming of smiles. "why I thought it was burglars, or horse-thieves, or something, and I was so frightened. And, why, Mr. Grimp! You are real wet, aren't  you? Is it raining or snowing?" And she held out her little hand to catch the falling drops.
Register of Deeds
Judy Lambert
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