For the record 1-27-14

Police Dept. report
Arrests – Officers doing a traffic stop at 11:50 p.m., Jan. 24, in the 1200 block of Lincoln St., arrested and released Molly Correna Schmidt, 18, Glasco, charging her with administrative driving under the influence and minor in consumption. Also cited and released were Lexie Jane Gilbert, 18, and Shelby Lynn Fraser, 18, both of Concordia, and Koral Ann Plush, 19, Parkville, Mo., who were all charged with minor in consumption.
Officers conducting a traffic stop at 1:40 a.m., Jan. 26, at West 15th and State streets arrested Kortni K. Barnes, 18, Clifton, charging her with minor in possession. Barnes was cited and released.
Theft – Jason Brown, Concordia, reported that sometime after 6 p.m., Jan. 25, and before 8 a.m., Jan. 26, items were taken from his vehicle while it was parked in the 600 block of West 7th Street. Audrey Meadows, Concordia, also reported items taken from her vehicle during the same timeframe while it was parked in the 400 block of East 5th Street.
Damage to Property – Nathan Regnier, Concordia, reported damage to property at 2:20 p.m., Jan. 26. Damage occurred in the 100 block of East 5th Street sometime during the last couple of weeks.

 

EMS report
At 5:11 a.m. Medic 5 went to Orscheln's parking lot for a 50-year-old male and transported him to Cloud County Health Center.

NEWS

Five contestants vying for title of Miss NCK CASA 2014

 Five contestants will be vying for the title of Miss NCK CASA 2014 when they participate in the Eleventh Annual Men in Tights Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Concordia High School Auditorium.  Competing in the categories of Interview, Talent, Fitness and Daisy Duke Summer... [More]

Mobile Pantry to distribute food

A Mobile Pantry will be distributing food from 5:30-6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the parking lot at the corner of 7th and Washington (north of City Hall and east of the Post Office). Anyone in need of food assistance is eligible. Guests must sign in with their name, address... [More]

Courthouse 8-22-14

District Court CIVIL Filed: Central National Bank seeks a judgment of $48,003.09 plus interest and costs from Ralph Boone, et al, Concordia. Settled: Commerce Bank received a judgment of $6,932.53 plus interest and costs from Connie Fahey, Clyde. LIMTED CIVIL Settled: Calvary... [More]

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SPORTS

Local gymnasts compete

DES MOINES, Iowa — Gymnasts representing the Concordia Gymnastics Center competed in the 2014 Junior Olympics.  Katie Thompson, Concordia, captured first place in the all-around in the Level 7, 18-year-old division. She was first on the bars, first in the floor exercise,... [More]

Blues advance to semifinals of state tournament

WATHENA – The Concordia Blues advanced to the semifinals of the Class AA State American Legion baseball tournament with a 9-6 win over Larned here last night. The Blues are one of just two unbeaten teams remaining in the double elimination tournament. Fort Scott, also unbeaten... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

Changing with the times . . .  Recently, a filler piece in a newspaper told how the clothing people wear to church has changed with the times and customs, and not for the better according to the writer.... I remember there was a certain ritual from the time we gathered... [More]

Letter to the Editor 8-22-14

Dear Editor,  When you add numbers to your side of life . . . One becomes visually aware of the “other side.” Reflections and blessings set in . . . of all the friends who walked alongside of you and disappeared from the planet.  Larry Forsythe was right... [More]

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