Larry C. Bohling, age 59, died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, at Salina Regional Health Center, Salina. Larry was born Dec. 16, 1953, in Meade, Kan., to Victor and Evelyn (Zwonitzer) Bohling. Larry graduated from Concordia High School. After high school, Larry joined the U.S. Army and served four years. After the service, Larry returned to school and graduated from Cloud County Community College and then attended Wichita State University. After college, Larry traveled around the southwest, experiencing all ways of life. Larry began working for Forgey-Allen, where he learned surveying and eventually began working as a surveyor for the Kansas Dept. of Transportation. Larry was a member of the American Legion and the Kansas Society of Professional Land Surveyors. Larry is survived by his father, Victor, Concordia; sisters, Terry Caldwell and husband Randy, Osborne, and Vicki Reiter and husband Jim, Concordia; nieces, Jody Dorman, Wichita, and Nan Caldwell, Aurora, Colo.; and great-nieces, Terran and and Raya Caldwell, Aurora, Colo. Larry was also considered an uncle to kids of friends and neighbors and cousin to his sister Vicki's friends. Larry was preceded in death by his mother, Evelyn.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at Concordia Lutheran Church with the Rev. David Strommen officiating. Burial will follow the services at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Concordia, with military honors conducted by American Legion Post #76 and VFW Post #588. Visitation will be from 9 a.m.-9 p.m. with family greeting friends from 6-7 p.m., Thursday, at the Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home, Concordia. The family suggest memorials to the Church or donor's choice. For online condolences, please visit



 MARJORIE I. GATES  Marjorie I. Gates, age 94, died Monday, Nov. 23, 2015. at Cloud County Health Center, Concordia. She was born May 14, 1921, to Jordan and Alice (Barber) Rexroat. Marjorie graduated from Downs High School. She then attended Fort Hays State University... [More]



 Patricia “Pat” Ellen (Pryor) Cox was born on March 18, 1931 in Nebraska City, Neb., to Glendon and Nita (Dillon) Pryor. She passed away November 19, 2015, in Concordia, Kan.  As a young girl she spent many happy times with relatives and friends in and around... [More]


 Jack D. Burns, age 66, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, at Cloud County Health Center, Concordia, Kan. He was born on July 8, 1949, in Concordia, Kan., to Hiram J. “Jack” and Clara L. (Seals) Burns.  Jack graduated from Concordia High School. He served in... [More]

More Obituaries


Courthouse 11-27-15

District Court Traffic All Subtypes, Nov. 18-24 The following people received fine for Speeding: Christopher O. Bowles, Tabitha B. Dunham, Joseph C. Ebert, Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia, Wilbur N. Gregory, Susan J. Lassiter, Angelina L. Lintecum, Gust H. Nelson, Michael Dean Pounds,... [More]

For the record 11-27-15

Police Dept. Report Accidents—Officers investigated a two vehicle accident at 1:35 p.m., Nov. 20, in the parking lot in the 1500 block of Lincoln St. involving vehicles driven by Ronalda L. Copple, Concordia, and Blake M. Woodyard, Blue Rapids. Officers investigated a two... [More]

Courthouse 11-25-15

District Court CRIMINAL Everardo Escamilla-Valdivia appeared Nov. 23 and was found guilty of speeding, 80/70 and no driver's license on person. For the speeding charge, he was ordered to pay a fine of $45 and costs of the action, $108. For the no driver's license charge, he was... [More]

More News


Thunderbirds cruise to 91-52 win over Larks

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


 It took the Cloud County Thunderbirds more work than expected to get through their final tuneup prior to the start of Jayhawk Conference play.  Cloud County needed a barrage of three-point baskets during a seven minute stretch in the second half to rally past a pesky... [More]

More Sports

Buy Photos