For the record 5-6-13

Police Dept. Report
Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 3 p.m., May 2, in the 100 block of East College Drive involving vehicles driven by Dustin Carpenter, Maricopa, Ariz., and Felicia Stedman, Concordia. Injuries were reported and an individual was transported by ambulance to Cloud County Health Center.
Theft—Elizabeth Taylor, Concordia, reported a Theft from her residence at 3 p.m., May 2, in the 600 block of West 5th.

Police Report
Arrests—Officers arrested Jesus Antonio G. Reyes, 25, Concordia, at 9:15 p.m., May 3, in the 1300 block of Lincoln Street charging him with Driving While Suspended. Reyes was cited and released.
Officers arrested Jordan Lewis Bebb, 22, Concordia, at approximately 3 a.m., May 5, in the 1100 block of Kemp Street charging him with Battery on Law Enforcement Officer. Officers were called to the area for a fight in progress. Bebb was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Officers arrested Aaron Comstock, 20, Concordia, at 9:40 p.m., May 5, in the 800 block of State Street charging him with Domestic Battery. Comstock was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Theft–Erica Denham, Concordia, reported on Sunday May 5th, at 6:50 p.m., the Theft of Items from her vehicle in the 100 block of East 9th St. Investigation continues.


NEWS

Courthouse 4-17-15

District Court CIVIL Settled: Peoples Exchange Bank received a judgment of $41,016.78 plus interest and costs from Jose G. Mares et al, Concordia. Filed: Ocwen Loan Servicing LLC seeks a judgment of $28,705.09 plus interest and costs from Brandon J. Belvill et al, Concordia.... [More]

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 The downtown redevelopment project plans are full steam ahead after the Concordia City Commission approved the sale of $1.15 million of general obligation tax increment bonds Wednesday night.  The cornerstone of the downtown project will be the construction of the... [More]

For the record 4-15-15

Fire Dept./EMS Report  At 9:36 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 went to Cloud County Health Center for long distance transfer to Salina Regional Health Center of an 83-year-old male. At 10:17 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-2 went to the alley on Cedar Street between 7th and 8th Street and transported... [More]

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SPORTS

Panthers rally in eighth to defeat Red Raiders

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 Ethan Bechard delivered a two-run single with one out in the bottom of the eighth inning to give the Concordia Panthers 6-5 victory over Wamego in the second game of a North Central Kansas League doubleheader Thursday at the Concordia Sports Complex.  The game was... [More]

CHS drops pair to Buffaloes

BELLEVILLE — Republic County squeezed out a pair of narrow wins over the Concordia Panthers in a softball doubleheader on Thursday.  The Buffaloes scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to win the first game 8-7, and held on to win the second game, 4-2.... [More]

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OPINIONS

Prairie Pondering

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In the Mean Time

 “We become the persons we have programmed ourselves to be.” (Each Day a New Beginning)  How's that for a scary concept, a challenging thought?  Another challenging thought:  Next month, May 10, 2015,  I will be marking  nineteen years... [More]

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