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

Winners announced in lighting contest

 Winners of the Concordia Christmas Lighting Contest were decided earlier this week with Leroy Dickinson and Dan Wheatley, 719 W. 6th street winning the first place award of a $100 Chamber gift certificate.  Second place of a $75 Chamber gift certificate went to Rickey... [More]

Courthouse 12-19-14

District Court District Court CRIMINAL  Jared W. Shuler appeared Dec. 17 and was found Guilty and convicted of Big Game Permit Violation. He was sentenced to 30 days in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay a reduced fine of $250, costs of the action, $108 by Jan. 28,... [More]

Commission approves bond sale for dam projects

By Jessica LeDuc Blade Staff Writer  The Concordia City Commission approved the sale of $1.2 million in general obligation bonds to fund construction of the Plum Road and 21st Street dams Wednesday night. Chuck Boully with George K. Baum & Co., Wichita, told the Commission... [More]

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SPORTS

Bulldogs pin loss on Panthers in league dual

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 The Concordia High School wrestling team was beaten 46-36 by Marysville in a North Central Kansas League dual Thursday night in the Concordia Junior-Senior High School gymnasium. Concordia got out to an 18-0 lead by winning the first three matches.  Zach Strait, 106... [More]

Four Panthers receive state recognition

 Four members of the Concordia High School football team have received all-state recognition.  Running back Drake Hake was named first team Class 4A-Division II All-State by the VarsityKansas.com and first team Class 4A All-State by the Topeka Capital Journal. A 5-7,... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 12-19-14

Dear Editor,  In March 2014, a group of young professionals in Concordia started meeting monthly to network and begin working on projects that would benefit our community. Many of us had been active in the Park Project and wanted to continue the momentum. We started calling... [More]

Year of Peace

Sometimes a gift is more than just what's under the tree  By Sister Jean Rosemarynoski  Christmas is a time when differences seem to melt away and we more readily come together as a human community to care for one another.  The Concordia Year of Peace would like... [More]

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