For the record 4-23-13

Police Report
Arrests—Officers arrested a juvenile at approximately 2:30 p.m., April 19, in the 400 block of West 10th Street charging him with Battery. Juvenile was seen by Juvenile Intake and released to his parents.
Officers arrested Tonya Sterling, 32, and Brian Valcoure, 39, both of Concordia, at 5:40 p.m., April 19, in the 500 block of East 16th Street. Sterling was charged with Domestic Battery and Valcoure was charged with Domestic Battery and Disorderly Conduct. Both were transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers arrested Bradley Lee Elson, 36, Concordia, at 8:25 p.m., April 22, in the 700 block of State Street on a Mitchell County Warrant for Rape. Elson was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Citation—Officers cited Arasely Duron, 24, Longford, at 3:05 a.m., April 20, in the 100 block of Lincoln Street for Driving Without a Valid Driver's License.
Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 7:10 p.m., April 20, in the intersection of East 7th and Lincoln Streets involving vehicles driven by Roylee Knowles and Roy Anderson, both of Concordia. Minor damage and no injuries were reported.
Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 2:30 p.m., April 22, in the 700 block of East 9th Street involving vehicles owned by Michael S. Woolsey, Belleville, and Brandi Petersen, Clyde. Minor damage and no injuries were reported.

Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 9:50 a.m., Monday, Medic-5 went to Concordia High School and transported a 13-year-old male to Cloud County Health Center.
At 6:19 p.m., Monday, Medic-5 went to the 800 block of Matthew and transported a 62-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.

NEWS

CHS students in JAG program share their stories with governor

 Students participating in the Jobs for America's Graduates, JAG-Kansas, at Concordia High School had the opportunity to tell their stories to Gov. Sam Brownback. Brownback met with the students and instructor Alisha Sipe during a visit to the classroom on Wednesday.  “I... [More]

Courthouse 8-28-14

District Court LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Central National Bank received a judgment of $364.92 plus costs and interest from Mary Sue Stimatze, Concordia. Champlin Tire Recycling Inc. received a judgment of $379.13 plus interest and costs from Johnny Bass dba Johnny B's Roadside... [More]

County board approves hauling contract

 Cloud County board of commissioners Monday approved a new solid waste hauling contract for 2015 with PJ Owen of Owen Trucking. The vote followed a discussion with Owen and Solid Waste director Mike Hake.  Because of increased costs, the contract price for 2015 will... [More]

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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

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]

Prairie Pondering

Changing with the times . . .  Recently, a filler piece in a newspaper told how the clothing people wear to church has changed with the times and customs, and not for the better according to the writer.... I remember there was a certain ritual from the time we gathered... [More]

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