For the record 6-12-14

Police Dept. Report
Lost or Stolen—Officers met at 10:25 p.m., June 11, with Sandra McGaughey, Concordia, who reported lost or stolen property which went missing from an unknown location. Investigation continues.
Arrests—Officers arrested Bryan Colard, 47, Concordia, at 7:30 p.m., June 11, in the 600 block of East 17th. He was charged with Criminal Threat and transported to the Law Enforcement Center.
Officers arrested Marsha Anderson, 48, Concordia, at 4 p.m., June 11, in the 300 block of East 7th on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft. She was transported to the Law Enforcement Center.
Hit and run—Officers met with Caitlin Duskie, Concordia, at 9:40 a.m., June 11, who reported that her vehicle had been struck by an unknown vehicle in the 700 block of West 10th sometime during the night. Investigation continues.
Accident—Officers investigated an Accident at 1:45 a.m., June 11, in the 1200 section of N. 145th Road involving a vehicle driven by John Primeaux, Concordia, and property owned by the Kansas Department of Transportation.

Sheriff's Dept. Report
Arrests—Deputies arrested Sheree McManaman, Miltonvale June 11 on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft. McManaman was transported to Cloud County Corrections.
Deputies arrested Lester Gray, Miltonvale, June 11, charging him with Driving While Suspended and on a Cloud County Warrant for Theft. Gray was transported to Cloud County Corrections.


Courthouse 11-25-15

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Seventh grade girls fall to Abilene, 31-14

ABILENE — Abilene defeated the Concordia seventh grade girls' basketball team 31-14 on Tuesday. Concordia trailed Abilene 7-1 at the end of the first quarter. Abilene scored seven points in the second period to four for the Panthers, and led 14-11 at halftime. Concordia... [More]

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Bolting to a big lead, the Cloud County Thunderbirds cruised to a 91-52 win over Hesston College Tuesday night in Bryant Gymnasium. Cloud County scored the first 16 points of the game, and held Hesston scoreless for better than six minutes on its way to a fourth consecutive victory.... [More]

Thunderbirds rally to defeat pesky Ichabods, 73-67


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Letter to the Editor 11-23-15

Dear Editor,  and Friends and Neighbors,  We are writing this letter to you because we care about the people of Concordia in a special way. We are grateful for the many ways you have helped and cared for us over the years. You have been and are even now our partners... [More]

The wrong side of history

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