Birth

 Rans and Allegra Lowell, Overland Park, announce the birth of their daughter, Adeline Grace Lowell, born Sept. 7 at Regional Medical Center, Overland Park. She weighed seven pounds one ounce and was 18" long.
Maternal grandparents are Robin and Annette Hood, Concordia. Paternal grandparents are Jay and Ann Lowell, also of Concordia. Great-grandparents are Brad and Lee Lowell, Concordia; Daryl and Sue Gum, Pueblo, Colo.;  Virginia Ransopher, Clyde, and Edna Rogge, Wakefield.

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Birth

 Kacey and Michael Roe, Concordia, announce the birth of their identical twin sons, Collin Jeffery and Witten Michael, born Jan. 27, 2015. Collin weighed 5 pounds 7 ounces and was 18.5 inches long. Witten weighed 4 pounds 8 ounces and was 17.5 inches long. Collin and Witten... [More]

Book on Concordia tells town's colorful history

 Exploring the history of a town can be an interesting project, especially if it is the town in which you grew up.  That is what Dena Bisnette and Joe Gilliam have done in their recently published book, "Images of America, Concordia."  With numerous photos and... [More]

Kansas author to visit Frank Carlson Library

 Renowned Kansas author and storyteller Shelly Simoneau will make a personal appearance at the Frank Carlson Library for children grades K-6 at 10 a.m., Monday, March 16.  Quirky, character-building stories are Simoneau's specialty. She turns her own childhood experiences... [More]

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NEWS

For the record 3-20-15

Police Dept. Report Concordia Police Department is advising residents to not allow people they do not know into their home. As a precaution against possible scams, don't be afraid to ask for identification and call the organization strangers claim to represent to confirm that... [More]

Courthouse 3-27-15

District Court Small Claims Settled: M&D Properties received a judgment of $950 plus 12 percent per annum interest from Josephine E. Cox, Topeka. Tower Estates received a judgment of $3,702.50 from Shelbi Havel, Concordia. Mike's TV & Appliance received a judgment of... [More]

For the record 3-26-15

Sheriff's Dept. Report Arrests—Deputies arrested Brandin Tate, Miltonvale, March 19, on a Saline County Warrant for Probation Violation. Tate was booked into Cloud County Corrections. Deputies arrested Rebecca Wheeler, Concordia, March 19, on a Bond Revocation. Wheeler... [More]

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SPORTS

Thunderbirds sweep Fort Scott

FORT SCOTT — Kylie Trobee threw a  two-hit shutout as the Cloud County Community College softball team defeated Fort Scott 7-0 to complete a Jayhawk Conference Eastern Division doubleheader sweep on Saturday.  Trobee struck out seven and didn't walk any in the... [More]

Black downs Gold 113-90 in all-star game

 Bolting to a 20-point halftime lead, the Black team defeated the Gold team 113-90 in the NCK Boy's All-Star Basketball Game Sunday afternoon in Bryant Gymnasium.  Black led the game 61-41 at halftime, and outscored Gold 52-49 in the second half. Abe Elder, Nemaha Central,... [More]

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