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.
Wayne L. Chrisco Sr., age 76, died March 20, 2015, at the via Christi Hospital, St. Francis Campus, Wichita, Kan. Visitation will be from 8-11 a.m., Saturday, April 11, 2015, at the Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, April... [More]
VIOLET S. JONES Violet S. Jones, age 92, Concordia, died Friday, March 27, 2015, at Mt. Joseph Senior Village, Concordia, Kan. She was born in rural Cloud County, Kan., on April 3, 1922, to John and Ida (Anderson) Swenson. She grew up near Concordia, Kan.,... [More]
BEULAH SHROYER Beulah Shroyer, 95, died March 26, 2015. Born Dec. 22, 1919, in Ames to Emile and Ida (Bertrand) Lagasse. Survivors: daughter, Carolyn Winters, son, Jerry Robertson (Jackie), 5 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren; stepdaughter,... [More]
Police Dept. Report Accident—Officers investigated an accident at 5:50 p.m., March 31, in the 200 block of East 9th involving a vehicle owned by Marilyn Flesher, Concordia, and an unknown vehicle which left the scene. Investigation continues.
Larry Goldberg and Rick Morton of GGA, architects for the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center, attended Monday's Cloud County Commission meeting. They discussed the issues with the Center and presented commissioners with a timeline of the metal building. They... [More]
Police Dept. Report Arrests—Officers arrested Trevor Cooper at approximately 10:05 p.m., March 28, on a Cloud County District Court Warrant for Fail to Comply. Cooper was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center. Officers arrested Hadrian Currier, 18, at approximately... [More]
Sophomore Cole Larsen, making his first varsity start, pitched a complete game as the Concordia Panthers opened their season by defeating Beloit 8-3 in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Concordia pounded out a 12-11 victory... [More]
Scoring eight runs over the final four innings, Beloit pulled out a 12-6 win over Concordia in the second game of a softball doubleheader Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Concordia opened the season with a 5-4 loss in eight innings to Beloit in the first... [More]