Letter to the Editor 6-28-13
A few months ago, while I was at work in a downtown area on a Friday afternoon, I found out that someone had hit my car when a customer came in and told us someone had driven downtown on a sidewalk, taking out a railing and then hitting a car. When I stepped outside, sure enough, it was my car. There were all kinds of people there and an officer. It was quite a sight to see. Needless to say that after quite some time I found out that my car was not driveable. This was quite a problem for me because I do live out of town.
So now, not knowing how I am going to get home, called my insurance agent, who is out of town. They recommended a business to call for rentals. I called and they did not have any rentals available.
Luckily for me, a customer walked in. His name is Brice Bowers. I asked him if he had any rental cars. He said he was not sure but that I should call Concordia Chevrolet/ Buick, so I did.
To make a long story short, Brice was able to personally bring me a loaner car to drive home and then had someone come and haul off my vehicle. I cannot begin to tell you what a relief that was to me, after such a super stressful, mindboggling experience. Thank you, Brice, for being my Knight in Shining Armor that day!!
The next week, Concordia Chevrolet Buick fixed my car. Thank you, Shawn and your staff, for fixing my car. I feel this business went beyond the call of duty to help me out in getting me back in my car. Now, if only I could say something positive about the insurance companies that were involved in this incident.
What does the record show . . . ? Oh, my! It's that time again. For the president of the United States of America, the candidates should be the finest men or women in the land. And each of us should prepare to vote by studying each candidate's record, listening and watching... [More]
Winter Memories . . . As I sit here typing, I can look out at the approaching night, a picture for a Christmas card! Brrr! Snowy nights bring back a host of memories down the years. My dad and brother would stamp snow... [More]
District Court LIMITED CIVIL Dismissed: The case of Capital One Bank vs. Cinthia Mohr, Concordia, has been dismissed without prejudice. The case of Mike Strong dba Payday Loans, Concordia, vs. Autumn A. Zach, Agenda, has been dismissed without prejudice. The case of Mike Strong... [More]
The Unified School District 333 board of education will interview candidates for the position of superintendent of schools next week. Interviews will be conducted at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. There will be an opportunity for the public to meet each... [More]
District Court CRIMINAL Sonny Lee Davis Jr. appeared Feb. 10. The Court found that the Defendant had Violated the terms and conditions of his Probation and the same should be revoked. Defendant was ordered to serve a sentence of 90 days beginning Jan. 24. Defendant shall pay... [More]
CLAY CENTER — In a dual in which there were only three matches decided on the mat, the Concordia High School wrestling team lost 51-30 to Clay Center on Thursday night. Concordia was open in seven weight classes in the North Central Kansas League dual, and Clay Center... [More]
Cooper Holmes shot his way into the 2,000-point club. Needing 14 points to reach the 2,000-point plateau for his career, Holmes, a Concordia High School senior, poured in 33 in the Panthers' 89-66 win over Riley County Tuesday night in the Concordia Junior-High School gymnasium.... [More]
- Abilene defeats eighth grade boys
- Seventh grade boys down Abilene, 45-17
- Concordia JV defeats Riley County, 67-59
- Unbeaten Oilers slide past Panthers
- Concordia girls fall to Central Plains
- Strait posts 4-0 record, places first
- T-Birds open season with three losses to Jets
- Local club has 26 wrestlers place