For the record 12-23-13

Police Dept. Report
 Accidents–At approx. 7:40 a.m. on Friday,  officers investigated a two vehicle injury accident at West 6th St. and Washington St. Vehicles driven by Eric Johnson, Concordia, and an unknown vehicle and driver collided at that location. Johnson was transported to Cloud County Health Center. Investigation continues.
 On Saturday at 7:25 p.m., in the 1800 block of East 6th St., officers investigated a one vehicle accident. A vehicle driven by Michelle N. Dehnel-Snavely, Concordia, slid off the road striking and damaging a fence at that location. No injuries were reported.
 Officers investigated a one vehicle accident on Saturday at 9:25 p.m. in the 300 block of Lincoln St. A vehicle driven by Gabriela Delira, Valley, Neb., struck a guardrail at that location causing damage to her vehicle. No injuries were reported.
 Officers investigated an accident on Sunday, at approx 6:45 p.m. in the 100 block of West 7th St. A vehicle driven by Kyle Lervold, Concordia, struck a parked and unattended vehicle owned by Matthew Anderson, Concordia, and property owned by Heavy's BBQ.
 Theft–Denise Martens, Jewell, Kan., reported a Theft on Sunday at approx. 3:00 p.m. in the 100 block of East College Dr. Investigation continues.

Fire Dept./EMS Report
On Dec. 22, at 7:10 p.m., Medic-5 and Truck-2 responded to 6th and Doster for a one vehicle accident. No transport was made.


 
 


NEWS

Lambertz files for commission seat

 Chuck Lambertz is the second candidate to file for one open seat on the Concordia City Commission. The Concordia City Clerk announced Lambertz’s filing late Friday afternoon. He joins Sam Sacco in the race to fill the seat that will be vacated by Charles Johnson.... [More]

Two more join race for open school board seats

 Two more people have joined the race for four open seats on the USD 333 board of education.  The Cloud County Clerk announced Thursday afternoon that Pat Prindaville and Mark Nordell both filed for the position two, sub-district two seat on the board.  They join... [More]

Concordia officer honored

 Sergeant Richard Vickers was awarded a medal for meritorious service at Wednesday night’s Concordia City Commission meeting. Police Chief Bruce Johnson said the medal is awarded “for a highly unusual accomplishment under adverse conditions with some degree of... [More]

More News

SPORTS

Crusaders hold on to defeat Panthers, 60-48

SALINA — A furious second half charge got the Concordia Panthers back into the game, but couldn’t get them over the hump.  Falling behind Buhler by 22 points, 42-20, early in the third quarter, the Panthers went on a 24-8 blitz to close to within six points,... [More]

Panthers fend off Redskins, 48-36

SALINA — Responding to a fourth quarter challenge, the Concordia Panthers went on a 12-3 run over the final four minutes to defeat Liberal 48-36 in the fifth-place game of the Salina Invitational Tournament Saturday afternoon at Mabee Arena. Concordia (8-4) took a 36-25... [More]

More Sports

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]

More Opinions

Buy Photos