For the record 4-16-14

Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Mark Fraser, Concordia, April 15, charging him with Burglary, Criminal Damage to Property, Theft and Trespassing. Fraser was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Eric Johnson, Concordia, April 15, charging him with Criminal Trespass, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Marijuana, and Methamphetamines, Burglary, Distribution of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Criminal Damage to Property and Theft. Johnson was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Matthew Moore, Concordia, April 15, charging him with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Burglary, Criminal Damage to Property, Theft, Criminal Trespass, Possession of Marijuana. Moore was transported to Cloud County Corrections.

Police Dept. Report
Trespassing—Officers were called to the 1200 block of Lincoln at 6:45 p.m., April 15, for a complaint of Trespassing. Lawrence Croxford, 30, Concordia, was cited and released on charges of Criminal Trespass and Disorderly Conduct. Officers were again called to the 1200 block of Lincoln at 8:55 p.m., and Croxford was again cited for Criminal Trespass.
Arrest—Officers arrested Summer Christine Kearns, 25, Concordia, April 15 at approximately 10:20 p.m. in the 200 block of East 6th Street charging her with Driving While Suspended. Kearns was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.

NEWS

Courthouse 10-31-14

CIVIL Filed: BOKE, NA National Banking Association seeks a judgment of $34,126.86 plus interest from Billie Jean Rowland et al, Clyde. LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Discover Bank received a judgment of $1,373 and costs from Travis Schmidt, Concordia Central National Bank received... [More]

For the record 10-30-14

Police Dept. Report Theft—Alfredo Perez Jr., Concordia, reported a Theft at 10:25 p.m., Oct. 29, which had occurred in the 800 block of Russ Street. Investigation continues. Short Stop reported a Theft at 9:10 a.m. which had occurred in the 1000 block of Lincoln. Under... [More]

CCCC looks to curb loan defaults

In an effort to curb the number of student loan defaults, the Cloud County Community College board of trustees approved entering into a $29,140 contract for default management services Tuesday night. Amy Lange, vice president for administrative services, told the board the college... [More]

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SPORTS

CCCC falls to Saints

LIBERAL — The Cloud County Community College volleyball team suffered a 3-1 defeat to Seward County in the regular season finale. Cloud County, 18-8 overall, finished 10-6 and in a three-way tie for third place in the Jayhawk Conference Western with Pratt and Seward County.... [More]

T-Birds pull out win

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 Converting on all five penalty kicks, and getting one save by goalkeeper Jesus Calderon, the Cloud County Thunderbirds escaped with a 5-4 victory over Pratt Community College in the opening round of the Region 6 Men's Soccer Playoffs Thursday afternoon at the Thunderbird... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

Ebola . . . still waiting for a cure  A major part of the world is aware and concerned about Ebola and its possible spread. Africa, the potentially rich but historically mistreated continent, seems most vulnerable.  For what they are worth, points listed with Google... [More]

In the Mean Time

 “An unjust king asked a holy man, What is more excellent than prayer?'   The holy man said, 'For you to remain asleep till midday, that for this one interval you may not afflict mankind.' ”  It may seem strange but I'm beginning to believe that... [More]

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