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

Winners announced in lighting contest

 Winners of the Concordia Christmas Lighting Contest were decided earlier this week with Leroy Dickinson and Dan Wheatley, 719 W. 6th street winning the first place award of a $100 Chamber gift certificate.  Second place of a $75 Chamber gift certificate went to Rickey... [More]

Courthouse 12-19-14

District Court District Court CRIMINAL  Jared W. Shuler appeared Dec. 17 and was found Guilty and convicted of Big Game Permit Violation. He was sentenced to 30 days in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay a reduced fine of $250, costs of the action, $108 by Jan. 28,... [More]

Commission approves bond sale for dam projects

By Jessica LeDuc Blade Staff Writer  The Concordia City Commission approved the sale of $1.2 million in general obligation bonds to fund construction of the Plum Road and 21st Street dams Wednesday night. Chuck Boully with George K. Baum & Co., Wichita, told the Commission... [More]

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SPORTS

Bulldogs pin loss on Panthers in league dual

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 The Concordia High School wrestling team was beaten 46-36 by Marysville in a North Central Kansas League dual Thursday night in the Concordia Junior-Senior High School gymnasium. Concordia got out to an 18-0 lead by winning the first three matches.  Zach Strait, 106... [More]

Four Panthers receive state recognition

 Four members of the Concordia High School football team have received all-state recognition.  Running back Drake Hake was named first team Class 4A-Division II All-State by the VarsityKansas.com and first team Class 4A All-State by the Topeka Capital Journal. A 5-7,... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 12-19-14

Dear Editor,  In March 2014, a group of young professionals in Concordia started meeting monthly to network and begin working on projects that would benefit our community. Many of us had been active in the Park Project and wanted to continue the momentum. We started calling... [More]

Year of Peace

Sometimes a gift is more than just what's under the tree  By Sister Jean Rosemarynoski  Christmas is a time when differences seem to melt away and we more readily come together as a human community to care for one another.  The Concordia Year of Peace would like... [More]

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