Karl and Melanie Bergstrom, Salina, announce the birth of their son, Brody Shawn, born Nov. 15, at Salina Regional Medical Center. He weighed eight pounds and was 20 1/2" long. Brody has two brothers, Bradyn, 4, and Bryce, 1.
Grandparents are Lyle and Doris Bergstrom, Courtland, and Craig and Nancy Allison, Lyons. Great-grandparents are Bonnie Allison, Lyons, and the Rev. and Mrs. August Homburg, Ellis.
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]
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]
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]
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]
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]
Mark Nordell and Pat Prindaville agree that funding, or the lack thereof, will be a significant challenge for Unified School District 333 in the upcoming years. Nordell and Prindaville, candidates for position two on the USD 333 board of education in the April 7 election,... [More]
Three members of the Concordia High School girls' basketball team that placed fourth in the Class 4A-Division II state tournament have received all-state recognition. Tristen Leiszler and Jordan Eshbaugh were named Class 4A-Division II first-team all-state by Sports... [More]
Concordia High School junior Cooper Holmes has been named the Class 4A-Division II Player of the Year by Sports in Kansas. Holmes, 6-4, led the state, all classes, in scoring by averaging 30.2 points per game. He also averaged 9.5 rebounds and 2.1 steals per contest.... [More]