For the record 5-30-14

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident at 9:30 p.m., May 28, which occurred at 7th and Lincoln involving vehicles driven by James Key and Kent Smith, both of Concordia.
Arrests—Officers conducted a traffic stop at 6th and Broadway at 6:20 p.m., May 28, and upon investigation arrested Cory Guinn, 24, Concordia, for Driving While Suspended. He was cited and released.
Officers arrested Christopher York, 29, Concordia, at 9:15 a.m., May 28, in the 800 block of Washington on a Cloud County Warrant for Aggravated Assault. He was transported to the Law Enforcement Center.
Theft—Donald Collins, Concordia, reported a Theft at 12:25 p.m., May 28, which had occurred in the 100 block of E. 10th. Investigation continues.

Arrests–Officers investigated a Noise Complaint at 12:30 a.m., May 29, in the 700 block of Cedar, which led to the arrest of Dakota Mendenhall, 21, Concordia, for Disorderly Conduct. He was cited and released.
Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of East 5th at 2:30 p.m., May 29, and upon investigation arrested Chelsea Ellis, 27, Concordia, for Driving While Suspended. She was transported to the Law Enforcement Center.

NEWS

Five contestants vying for title of Miss NCK CASA 2014

 Five contestants will be vying for the title of Miss NCK CASA 2014 when they participate in the Eleventh Annual Men in Tights Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Concordia High School Auditorium.  Competing in the categories of Interview, Talent, Fitness and Daisy Duke Summer... [More]

Mobile Pantry to distribute food

A Mobile Pantry will be distributing food from 5:30-6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the parking lot at the corner of 7th and Washington (north of City Hall and east of the Post Office). Anyone in need of food assistance is eligible. Guests must sign in with their name, address... [More]

Courthouse 8-22-14

District Court CIVIL Filed: Central National Bank seeks a judgment of $48,003.09 plus interest and costs from Ralph Boone, et al, Concordia. Settled: Commerce Bank received a judgment of $6,932.53 plus interest and costs from Connie Fahey, Clyde. LIMTED CIVIL Settled: Calvary... [More]

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SPORTS

Local gymnasts compete

DES MOINES, Iowa — Gymnasts representing the Concordia Gymnastics Center competed in the 2014 Junior Olympics.  Katie Thompson, Concordia, captured first place in the all-around in the Level 7, 18-year-old division. She was first on the bars, first in the floor exercise,... [More]

Blues advance to semifinals of state tournament

WATHENA – The Concordia Blues advanced to the semifinals of the Class AA State American Legion baseball tournament with a 9-6 win over Larned here last night. The Blues are one of just two unbeaten teams remaining in the double elimination tournament. Fort Scott, also unbeaten... [More]

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OPINIONS

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]

Letter to the Editor 8-22-14

Dear Editor,  When you add numbers to your side of life . . . One becomes visually aware of the “other side.” Reflections and blessings set in . . . of all the friends who walked alongside of you and disappeared from the planet.  Larry Forsythe was right... [More]

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