For the record 3-19-14

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident at 8:05 a.m., March 19, in the 100 block of West 8th involving a vehicle driven by Paige Nelson, Concordia, and a vehicle owned by Barry Porter, Concordia.


Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Richard Knapp, Jamestown, March 17, charging him with Driving While Suspended. Knapp was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Daniel Wheatley, Concordia, March 14, charging him with DUI. Wheatley was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Lucas Lintz, Concordia, March 16, charging him with Driving While Suspended and on a Geary County Warrant. Lintz was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Kenzie George, Manhattan, March 17, charging her with DUI and Transporting Open Container. George was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Tosha Mason, Concordia, March 18, charging her with DUI and Transporting an Open Container. Mason was transported to Cloud County Corrections.


Trustees approve funds for bleachers

 The renovation of Arley Bryant Gymnasium is moving forward after the Cloud County Community College board of trustees approved a $218,000 bid Tuesday night to replace the bleachers.  The replacement of the bleachers is part of a $450,000 gym renovation project. In... [More]

For the record 1-28-15

Police Dept. Report Arrest—Officers arrested Joseph Lopez, 32, Concordia, at 6:30 p.m., Jan. 27, in the 500 block of East 16th on a Cloud County Warrant for Domestic Battery. He was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.

Courthouse 1-28-15

District Court CRIMINAL Shelby Lynne Nelson appeared Jan. 26 and was found Guilty and convicted of Disorderly Conduct. She was sentenced to 30 days in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay the costs of this action, $158, and a fine of $100 by Feb. 25. Her sentence was suspended... [More]

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Thomas delivers as T-Birds clip Cougars, 95-94


 The ball was where the Cloud County Thunderbirds wanted it — in the hands of point guard Devon Thomas — and as he had all night, Thomas delivered.  With the T-Birds trailing 25th-ranked Barton Community College 94-93, Thomas took an inbounds pass with 4.6... [More]

Cougars hand T-Birds fourth consecutive defeat


 Outscored 30-8 over the final 5:59 of the first half and the first 7:57 of the second, the Cloud County Thunderbirds suffered their fourth consecutive Jayhawk Conference Western Division loss, 73-56, to the Barton Community College Cougars Wednesday night in Bryant Gymnasium.... [More]

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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]

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