For the record 5-21-14
Police Dept. Report
Theft—Joan McCollough, Concordia, reported at 8:45 a.m., May 20, that several items had been taken from her residence in the 200 block of Broadway. Theft had occurred sometime in the last two weeks. Investigation continues.
Accident—Officers investigated a two-vehicle accident at 7:30 p.m., May 20. Vehicles driven by Melinda D. Trecek, and Drake K. Hake, both of Concordia, collided in the alley of the 400 block of East 6th St. No injuries were reported.
Arrest—Officers arrested Kaylee Martinez, 18, Clifton, at 8 p.m., May 20, in the 1300 block of Lincoln Street on a Cloud County Warrant for Failure to Appear. Martinez was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.
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]
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]
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]
What the Concordia Panthers wanted to do defensively against the Abilene Cowboys they were unable to do. Concordia wanted to make the Cowboys score from the perimeter, and keep them out of the lane. Abilene made one three-point basket and 12 free throws, and the remaining... [More]
It was the little things that thwarted a furious fourth quarter rally by the Concordia Panthers. Trailing Abilene by as many as 15 points in the final period, the Panthers were down 58-44 with just under four minutes to play. Concordia would cut the deficit to five points,... [More]
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]
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]