For the record 1-17-14

Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers conducted a traffic stop at 6:20 a.m., Friday Jan. 17, in the 1300 block of Hill St. and upon investigation arrested Kirk Bolte, 42, Concordia, for Driving While Suspended and Driving With an Expired Tag. He was cited and released.
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident which occurred Thurs., at 10:05 p.m., in the 500 block of East 6th involving a vehicle driven by Natasha Martinez, Clifton, and vehicles owned by Christopher Thrash and Louis Thrash, both of Concordia.

 

Fire Dept./EMS Report
 At 4:19 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-5 went to the 700 block of East 6th and transported a five-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
 At 9:35 p.m., Wednesday, Medic-2 went to Cloud County Health Center for long distance transfer of a 41-year-old female to Salina Regional Health Center.

NEWS

Trustees approve funds for bleachers

 The renovation of Arley Bryant Gymnasium is moving forward after the Cloud County Community College board of trustees approved a $218,000 bid Tuesday night to replace the bleachers.  The replacement of the bleachers is part of a $450,000 gym renovation project. In... [More]

For the record 1-28-15

Police Dept. Report Arrest—Officers arrested Joseph Lopez, 32, Concordia, at 6:30 p.m., Jan. 27, in the 500 block of East 16th on a Cloud County Warrant for Domestic Battery. He was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.

Courthouse 1-28-15

District Court CRIMINAL Shelby Lynne Nelson appeared Jan. 26 and was found Guilty and convicted of Disorderly Conduct. She was sentenced to 30 days in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay the costs of this action, $158, and a fine of $100 by Feb. 25. Her sentence was suspended... [More]

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SPORTS

Thomas delivers as T-Birds clip Cougars, 95-94

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 The ball was where the Cloud County Thunderbirds wanted it — in the hands of point guard Devon Thomas — and as he had all night, Thomas delivered.  With the T-Birds trailing 25th-ranked Barton Community College 94-93, Thomas took an inbounds pass with 4.6... [More]

Cougars hand T-Birds fourth consecutive defeat

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 Outscored 30-8 over the final 5:59 of the first half and the first 7:57 of the second, the Cloud County Thunderbirds suffered their fourth consecutive Jayhawk Conference Western Division loss, 73-56, to the Barton Community College Cougars Wednesday night in Bryant Gymnasium.... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

 A current documentary on display at  the Gallery in Sams Hall of Fine Arts at Kansas Wesleyan University is entitled “Living with Less.”  It asks if the viewer  can discard one personal item a day for a year and it's all about consumerism and... [More]

In the Mean Time

  Always looking for inspiration, I recently picked up a copy of the “Family Almanac & Handy Hints” at the drugstore. Since bringing it home, I've found a goldmine for the mind.  The first thing that caught my eye was the picture on the cover. It brought... [More]

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