For the record 3-18-14

Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers arrested Louisa J. Darden, 33, Wichita, at approximately 11 a.m., March 17, in the 500 block of Washington Street. Darden was transported to Cloud County Corrections on a Riley County Warrant for Probation Violation.
Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle Accident at 2:10 p.m., March 17, in the 1100 block of Highland Drive involving vehicles driven by Dixon Dutton and Christina Read, both of Concordia.
Damage to property—Kenneth R. Davis, Concordia reported Damage to Property at 7:25 p.m., March 17, in the 1200 block of Broadway. Investigation continues.


Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 7:39  a.m., Monday, Engine-1, Engine-2 and Truck-1 responded to the 200 block of East 11th for a structure fire. Damage was sustained.
At 9:34 a.m., Monday, Medic-5, Truck-2 responded to the 100 block East 7th for a 92-year-old male patient. Transported to Cloud County Health Center.
At 12:07 p.m., Monday, Engine-1, Rescue-1 and Truck-1 responded to the 500 block of East 2nd for grass fire in the backyard. No damage to property.
At 12:54 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 responded to the 800 block of Matthew and transported a 53-year-old female patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 1:27 p.m., Monday, Medic-1 responded to the 100 block of West 10th and transported a 63-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
At 2:41 p.m., Monday, Medic-1 responded to Cloud County Health Center and transported an  83-year-old female to Salina Regional Health Center.
At 1:12 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 responded to the 600 block of 2nd Ave. and transported a 92-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
At 4:54 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 responded to the Holiday Inn and transported an 11-year-old female patient to Cloud County Health Center.
At 5:52 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 responded to the 200 block of East 2nd in Glasco and transported a 34-year-old male patient to Mitchell County Hospital.


Courthouse 11-27-15

District Court Traffic All Subtypes, Nov. 18-24 The following people received fine for Speeding: Christopher O. Bowles, Tabitha B. Dunham, Joseph C. Ebert, Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia, Wilbur N. Gregory, Susan J. Lassiter, Angelina L. Lintecum, Gust H. Nelson, Michael Dean Pounds,... [More]

For the record 11-27-15

Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:35 p.m., Nov. 20, in the parking lot in the 1500 block of Lincoln St. involving vehicles driven by Ronalda L. Copple, Concordia, and Blake M. Woodyard, Blue Rapids. Officers investigated a two... [More]

Courthouse 11-25-15

District Court CRIMINAL Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia appeared Nov. 23 and was found guilty of speeding, 80/70 and no driver's license on person. For the speeding charge, he was ordered to pay a fine of $45 and costs of the action, $108. For the no driver's license charge, he was... [More]

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Thunderbirds cruise to 91-52 win over Larks

Bolting to a big lead, the Cloud County Thunderbirds cruised to a 91-52 win over Hesston College Tuesday night in Bryant Gymnasium. Cloud County scored the first 16 points of the game, and held Hesston scoreless for better than six minutes on its way to a fourth consecutive victory.... [More]

Thunderbirds rally to defeat pesky Ichabods, 73-67


 It took the Cloud County Thunderbirds more work than expected to get through their final tuneup prior to the start of Jayhawk Conference play.  Cloud County needed a barrage of three-point baskets during a seven minute stretch in the second half to rally past a pesky... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 11-27-15

 Dear Editor,  On November 30, 2015, the Board of Trustees (BOT) at Cloud County Community College (CCCC) presumably will decide whether (1) to deactivate the men's soccer program and initiate men's wrestling at CCCC or (2) to let the athletic program remain as it is... [More]

Prairie Pondering

Our daily bread . . .  Another Thanksgiving gives us all a chance to think about the many blessings which have been ours in the past eventful years.  This pre-Thanksgiving was special for two families as we came together for the wedding of Ronda and Bill.  Her... [More]

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