For the record 1-16-14

Police Dept. Report
Arrests—Officers responded to the 400 block of West 7th at 11 pm., Jan. 15, for a noise complaint and upon investigation arrested Erin Terrell, 19, of Norton, Averie Gritten, 20, of Scandia, and Prairee Marlier 19, of Cawker City, charging all three with Minor in Consumption and Hosting. Also arrested on scene were Zachary Cook, 18, of Marysville, Dillon Mcconney, 20, of Norton and Calder Mcaffee, 19, of Winchester. They were charged with Minor in Consumption. All were cited and released.
Theft—Verletta Moon reported at 10:15 a.m., Jan.1 5, Theft of Items from the 100 block of East 6th. Investigation continues.
William Gieber, Concordia, reported at 10 a.m., Jan. 16, Theft of Property. Location is unknown. Investigation continues.


Commission approves tire bids

 Andy Asch, highway administrator, reported at Monday's Cloud County Commission meeting that he had reviewed the tire bids that were opened last week.  Commissioners accepted the lowest bid for each type of tire. Low bids were Becker Tire, $2,215.73; Kansasland, $27,689.22;... [More]

USD 333 board hears funding report

 A bill passed by the Kansas Legislature to increase funding for the poorer school districts in the state does offer some good news for Unified School District 333.  USD 333 superintendent of schools Bev Mortimer outlined the plan for the board of education during its... [More]

For the record 4-14-14

Police Dept. Report Arrest—At 4:55 a.m., April 11, officers responded to a disturbance call in the 700 block of West 5th and upon investigation arrested Simone Longsine, 25, Concordia, on three Cloud County Warrants for Failure to Comply. She was transferred to the Law... [More]

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Wrestlers compete for Team Kansas

The Concordia Kids Wrestling Club had six wrestlers compete for Team Kansas this past weekend. At the USA Heartland Elementary Duals in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Hunter Schroeder, 95 pounds, competed for Kansas Team 2.  He was 3-4 and placed third in his pool on Saturday, and... [More]

CCCC’s Van Zyl sets javelin record

WICHITA — Cloud County Community College freshman Reinhard Van Zyl established a new school record on his way to winning the javelin at the KT Woodman Classic this weekend. Van Zyl uncorked a winning toss of 234-11 to break the Cloud County record. It is the best throw... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 4-11-14

Dear Editor, Subject: Blowing out the candle  Abortion blows out the candle of the future. Everyone with a mind and a conscience knows this.     President Lincoln's words on the slavery issue apply. “I couldn't deny to someone else what I myself desire,... [More]

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