For the record 2-3-14

Police Dept. Report
Lost and found—Concordia Police Department has a number of items that have been found and turned in to be identified and claimed. Items, date and location found are as follows: Pay stub and car keys, Jan. 13, 19th Street Short Stop; Keys on Koch Excavating key ring, Samsung flip phone, LG Slider phone, all on Jan. 29 at Dollar General (items were held at Dollar General for a month before being turned into the P.D.); bicycle, Dec. 2, 100 block of East 9th; Moped, Dec. 5, 13th and Lincoln; dining room chair (wood), Dec. 13, Highway 81 at North city limits; HFT orange strap, Dec. 16, 600 block Republican; wet floor sign, Dec. 19, 400 block West 9th; keys with Class of 2011 lanyard, Dec. 19, 1100 block of cedar; Walkman, Dec. 29, 200 block of West 18th.

 

Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 9:20 a.m., Jan. 31. Kristen Halfhide, Concordia, slid on the ice and struck an unknown vehicle in the 1300 block of Lincoln. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at the intersection of East 14th Street and Lincoln Street at 9:35 a.m., Jan. 31, involving vehicles driven by Kevin Smith, Concordia, and Justin Campbell, Topeka.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 10 a.m., Jan. 31, in the 1300 block of Lincoln Street involving vehicles driven by Jacob Delp, Concordia and Brandon Gatton, Ellinwood. No injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident on Saturday, Feb. 1st at 12:15 p.m. in the intersection of West 8th St. and Republican. Vehicles driven by David J. Redmond, Concordia, and Tracy A. Hayden, Concordia, collided at that location. No injuries were reported.
Arrests—Officers arrested Richard Robert Knapp, 23, Concordia, at 4:45 p.m., Feb. 1, in the 100 block of East College Drive. Knapp was charged with Criminal Trespass and Theft, cited and released.
Officers arrested Jamie Alexander Ashland-Morgan, 19, Concordia, at 1:50 a.m., Feb. 2, in the 400 block of East 2nd Street on a Cloud County Warrant for Burglary and Theft. Ashland-Morgan was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

NEWS

Concordia man arrested for attempted murder

 Officers arrested a 27-year-old Concordia man Thursday evening, charging him with attempted second degree murder.  According to Cloud County Attorney Rob Walsh, Jesus Reyes was arrested after an investigation into life-threatening injuries sustained by a 16-month-old... [More]

Courthouse 8-29-14

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For the record 8-29-14

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SPORTS

Former CCCC coach remembered

 Last week, Cloud County Community College lost one of a kind with the death of its first head basketball coach Larry Forsythe.  Forsythe coached the Thunderbirds from 1966 through 1975, compiling a record of 167 wins and  99 losses. His teams never finished lower... [More]

Garden City hands CCCC 3-1 defeat

GARDEN CITY — The Cloud County Community College volleyball team opened the Jayhawk Conference Western Division season with a 3-1 loss to Garden City Community College. Garden City rolled to a 25-15 victory in the first set of the match. Cloud County, now 3-2 overall, evened... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

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Letter to the Editor 8-26-14

Dear Editor,   Another Relay for Life has come and gone.  It was in hopes that the time change this year was going to be a good thing, but with the weather conditions turning from lightning and then rain it was an evening that was cut short.  The Relay Committee... [More]

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