DALE WRIGHT

 DALE WRIGHT
 Dale Wright, 60, Jewell, died Feb. 19, 2013, at KU Med Center. He was born March 18, 1952, in Marysville to Merlin and Betty (Kupfersmith) Wright. Survivors: wife, Lesa; sons, Shannon (Lisa) Wright, Dale (Angie) Wright II; daughter, Kelsi (Devin) Jepsen; 10 grandchildren; brother, Larry (Gloria) Wright; sister, Joyce Wright; parents; mother-in-law, Arleta Carlton. Preceded by his grandparents, Glen & Leona Wright; Arthur & Jenny Kupfersmith; and father-in-law, Gerold Carlton.                   Visitation: 2-7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 22 at Kleppinger Funeral Home, Jewell; Funeral, Saturday, Feb. 23, 2:00 p.m., at Jewell High School Auditorium. Memorials: Jewell Church or Jewell Library Storytime.

OBITUARIES

JOYCE JEAN NITZ

(July 12, 1952 - December 3, 2016) Joyce J. Nitz, 64, Atchison, Kansas died Saturday, December 3, 2016 at her home following a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be Saturday, Dec.10, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. in the chapel of Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home, Atchison. Interment will... [More]

RONALD OVERSTREET

Ronald Gilbert Overstreet, 86, died November 30, 2016 in El Dorado, Kan. at his home. He was born June 24, 1930 in Arkansas City, Kan. to Vernon and Marion Overstreet. He married Mary Junger on Dec. 26, 1950 in Arkansas City, Kan. and they moved to Concordia, Kan. in 1952. They... [More]

DELMAR EUGENE GENEREUX

 Delmar Eugene Genereux went to be with his Lord, December 3, 2016.  He was born March 14, 1947, son of Arthur and Vivian (Caywood) Genereux.  He graduated from Agenda High School. On September 2, 1970 he married Barbara Ann Kesl in Iwakuni, Japan.  Survivors... [More]

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NEWS

Judge Bingham to retire

Judge John Bingham, after serving nearly 17 years on the bench as district magistrate judge for the 12th Judicial District, will retire when his current term ends on Jan. 9, 2017. The 12th Judicial District is composed of Cloud, Jewell, Lincoln, Mitchell, Republic and Washington... [More]

For the record 12-9-16

Police Dept. Report Arrest – At about 4:10 p.m. Thursday officers investigating a driving complaint led to the arrest of Janice Sandmann, 58, Concordia in the 100 block of East College Drive. She was charged with Driving Under the Influence and transported to the Cloud... [More]

CloudCorp agreement approved by city

Agreements with CloudCorp, Campbell & Johnson Engineers PA and Jarred, Gilmore & Phillips, PA were approved by the Concordia city commission during its regular meeting Wednesday at City Hall. CloudCorp executive director Ashley McMillan presented the professional services... [More]

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SPORTS

Eighth grade girls beat Republic County

The Concordia eighth grade girls' basketball team wrapped up its regular season by defeating Republic County 27-19 in a home game on Thursday. Concordia trailed Republic County 7-5 after one quarter of play. The Panthers shut out Republic County in the second stanza, and scored... [More]

Rally falls short as T-Birds tumble to Busters, 86-85

GARDEN CITY — A second half rally fell just short as the Cloud County Thunderbirds suffered their first Jayhawk Conference road loss 87-86 to the Garden City Community College Broncbusters Wednesday night. Cloud County, which was 4-0 on the road in the conference heading... [More]

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