Student luminaries

SALINA—Students from Concordia named to the Spring 2016 President's Honor Roll at Kansas Wesleyan University, Salina, were Kari Grogan, Zachary Kyle and Autumn Zimmerman. Students receiving this honor must have a semester grade point average of at least 3.75 and no incompletes.

MANHATTAN—More than 3,650 Kansas State University students have earned semester honors for their academic performance in the spring semester.
Those from Cloud County earning honors were: Damian Cyr, Michelle George, Clyde; Clay Boley, Alyssa Champlin, Robin Daniels, Christa Deneault, Stormie Hittle, Daniel Longfellow, Taelor Mendenhall, James Tyler, Concordia; Madison Davis, Elizabeth Tobald, Glasco.
Students earning semester honors must have  a 3.75 or above on at least 2 graded credit hours. They receive commendations from their deans and the honors are recorded on their permanent academic records.

CONCORDIA—Edward Mazzolini and Jesse Sanders, both of Concordia, have completed the requirements for the 33-hour wind energy technology certificate from Cloud County Community College. These certificates may be earned alone or as part of completion of an associate degree. To learn more about the certificate visit

EMPORIA—Suzanne Carlgren, Concordia, and Kylie Cool, Glasco, were among the nearly 500 students named to the Dean's List for spring 2016 at Emporia State University. To achieve this honor, students must earn a minimum semester grade point average in at least 12 graded hours. Carlgren and Cool are both elementary education majors. Students who qualified for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences list earned a semester grade point average that put them in the top 10 percent of all students enrolled in full-time undergraduate work within the college and have a cumulative 3.5 GPA for all Emporia State courses. 

SALINA—Kari Grogan, Concordia, was named among the 73 official Spring 2016 graduates of Kansas Wesleyan University on May 7, 2016, after completing all requirements for a Bachelor of Arts degree in Photography.



 Jonathan and Carly Suther, Wamego, announce the birth of their daughter, Hailey Jolene Suther, born May 29, 2016 at Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan. She weighed 7 pounds 12 ounces and as 20" long.  Grandparents are Greg and Mary Champlin, Garden City, and Clem and... [More]


Lance and Krystal Link, Concordia, announce the birth of their son, Chase Louis, born March 3, at Salina Regional Health Center. He weighed seven pounds, one ounce and was 21" long. Chase has a brother, Parson Louis Link. Grandparents are Jerry and Deanna Link, Delphos; Will... [More]


Adam and Tiera Maciejewski, Independence, Mo., announce the birth of their daughter, Lennox Louise Maciejewski, born April 7 in Liberty, Mo. She weighed 7 pounds 8 ounces and was 19" long. Lennox has a sister, Jaiden, who is 7. Maternal grandmother is Robin Henshaw, Independence,... [More]

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Doing their “thousand dollar repairs” on a combine, farmers Galen Deneault of D and G Farms and Mark Boley prepare for another long hot day of wheat harvest. “Farmers don't really like to give out yields because it can affect prices. You don't want to brag,... [More]

Courthouse 6-22-16

District Court CRIMINAL Harold George Mildrexler appeared in person and by his court-appointed attorney James M. Johnson, June 13, and was convicted of Battery. He was sentenced to six months in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay costs of the action, $158, an alcohol/drug... [More]

Trade Wind plans Cloud County project

 Nick Coil, Trade Wind Energy Development Manager, discussed the Skyview Wind Project at the Monday morning meeting of Cloud County board of commissioners. Coil said typically, it takes approximately five years to develop a wind farm. The project in the Glasco area would... [More]

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Funk Pharmacy suffers 16-4 defeat

Rolling Hills, Belleville, defeated Funk Pharmacy 16-4 in Concordia Recreation Girls' Softball play Tuesday night at the Concordia Sports Complex. Funk Pharmacy trailed 4-2 after one inning of play. Four runs in the top of the second inning gave Rolling Hills an 8-2 advantage.... [More]

CNB splits with Republic County

Taking advantage of 10 walks, Citizens National Bank racked up 11 runs in the bottom of the first inning on its way to a 14-4 victory over Republic County in the opening game of a K-18 Baseball doubleheader Tuesday night at the Concordia Sports Complex. Republic County won the... [More]

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