For the record 8-13-14
Police Dept. Report
Arrest—Officers arrested Russell T. Britt, 33, Concordia, at 1:30 p.m., Aug. 12, in the 300 block of West 6th Street on a Cloud County Warrant to Revoke Probation. Britt was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.
Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle Accident at 7:25 p.m., Aug. 12, in the 100 block of East College Drive. A vehicle driven by Wendell L. Felsburg, Gaylord, struck a legally parked and unattended vehicle owned by Triple U Trucking Inc. of Dunlap, Ill.
Fire Dept./EMS Report
At 10:17 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 went to the 500 block of State and transported a 102-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center.
At 11:08 a.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 went to 2100 N. 120th Road and transported an 82-year-old male to Cloud County Health Center.
Four business in Cloud County have been approved to receive Get in the Cloud grant funds. The Cloud County board of commissioners approved Get in the Cloud County grant applications for Moody Hue Studio, Concordia; Old Mill Custom Cabinets, Glasco; Designs 4 U, Concordia; and... [More]
Voters in Cloud County will decide in November if the county board of commissioners will be increased from three members to five members. A petition to increase the number of county commissioners, circulated by Gary Fraser, Concordia, was presented to the County Clerk's Office... [More]
A ribbon cutting in Concordia yesterday marked the merger of Peoples Exchange Bank with American State Bank & Trust Company of Great Bend. The two banks are owned by American State Bancshares of Wichita. The merger was effective July 11. James Koch, who currently is... [More]
OSBORNE — Putting up six runs in the top of the fourth inning, the Concordia American Legion knocked off host Osborne 9-3 in the championship game of the Kansas Pee Wee Baseball State Tournament Friday night. The American Legion was clinging to a slim 2-1 lead heading into... [More]
OSBORNE — Winning a matchup of two Concordia teams, the American Legion advanced to the championship game of the Kansas State Pee Wee Baseball Tournament. The American Legion shut out 16th Street Car Wash 5-0 in the tournament semifinals on Thursday night. Advancing to... [More]
Remembering the smoke-filled rooms . . . “The Atlantic” recently ran a lengthy commentary by Jonathan Rauch. It was “How American Politics Went Insane.” He got into history with the party bosses, smoke filled rooms, deals made and carried... [More]
Dear Editor, Voting!! As I was lying awake last night, thinking about the day and what Ted Cruz said at the Republican Convention. I realized I had to agree with him. Yes, I agree his timing and choice of place to present his feelings was probably not the best, but... [More]