For the record 11-19-13

Police Dept. Report
Arrests–Officers arrested Marian S. Murphy, 50, Concordia on Nov. 16 at approx 1:10 a.m. in the 400 block of West 6th St. on a Cloud County Warrant to Revoke Probation. Murphy was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
While conducting a traffic stop on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 10:35 p.m. , Officers arrested Jessica Lynn Evans, 39, Concordia, charging her with Driving Under the Influence. Evans was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers responding to a disturbance call on Nov. 17, at 10:40 a.m. in the 400 block of East 5th St. arrested Anthony May, 18, Concordia, charging him with Aggravated Assault and Domestic Battery. Audrey Meadows, 37, Concordia was also arrested at that time and charged with Domestic Battery. Both May and Meadows were transported to Cloud County Corrections.
While doing a traffic stop, Nov. 17 at 12:15 p.m. in the 1100 block of Hill St., Officers arrested Ruby Genereux, 23, Concordia, charging her with Driving While Suspended. Genereux was transported to Cloud County Corrections and she was also charged with Speeding.
 Citation–Officers on a traffic stop Nov. 16 at 1:55 p.m. in the 300 block of Willow St. cited and released Tanner R. Kimminger, Palmdale, Florida for Driving While suspended.
Damage to Property–Melissa Taylor, Concordia, reported damage to property on Friday Nov. 15 at 11:40 a.m. Damage occurred sometime Thursday in the 700 block of Cedar St.

 

Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 6:23 a.m., Sunday, Medic-5 went to the 400 block West 12th for a 58-year-old female. Transported to Cloud County Health Center.

NEWS

Get in the Cloud grants awarded

Four business in Cloud County have been approved to receive Get in the Cloud grant funds. The Cloud County board of commissioners approved Get in the Cloud County grant applications for Moody Hue Studio, Concordia; Old Mill Custom Cabinets, Glasco; Designs 4 U, Concordia; and... [More]

Increasing number of commissioners to appear on ballot

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Ribbon cutting ceremony for recently merged banks

A ribbon cutting in Concordia yesterday marked the merger of Peoples Exchange Bank with  American State Bank & Trust Company of Great Bend. The two banks are owned by American State Bancshares of Wichita. The merger was effective July 11. James Koch, who currently is... [More]

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SPORTS

American Legion drops Osborne to win state title

OSBORNE — Putting up six runs in the top of the fourth inning, the Concordia American Legion knocked off host Osborne 9-3 in the championship game of the Kansas Pee Wee Baseball State Tournament Friday night. The American Legion was clinging to a slim 2-1 lead heading into... [More]

American Legion advances to state title game

OSBORNE — Winning a matchup of two Concordia teams, the American Legion advanced to the championship game of the Kansas State Pee Wee Baseball Tournament. The American Legion shut out 16th Street Car Wash 5-0 in the tournament semifinals on Thursday night. Advancing to... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

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Letter to the Editor 7-22-16

Dear Editor,  Voting!!  As I was lying awake last night, thinking about the day and what Ted Cruz said at the Republican Convention. I realized I had to agree with him. Yes, I agree his timing and choice of place to present his feelings was probably not the best, but... [More]

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