Birth

 Ben and Jennifer Swenson, Lawrence, announce the birth of their son, Walter John Swenson, born Sept. 30, 2013, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. He weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces and was 19 3/4" long.
 Grandparents are Richard and Denise Swenson, Concordia, and Ed and Lucille Heim, Hoxie. Great-grandparents are Melvin and Arlene Duensing, Marysville, and Gerald and Helen Heim, Hoxie.

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Birth

 Weston and Adrienne Fleming, Burlington, announce the birth of their son, Sawyer Lee Fleming, born Jan. 16 at the Coffey County Hospital in Burlington. He weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces and was 19" long.  Maternal grandparents are Chris and Mary Ann Podjun, Casper, Wyo.... [More]

Birth

 Kaid and Christa Baumann, Kensington, announce the birth of their son, Kash Michael, born Aug. 27, 2015, at Phelps Memorial Health Center, Holdrege, Neb. He weighed nine pounds and was 20" long.  Grandparents are Dennis and Annie Bergmann, Concordia; and Errol and... [More]

Birth

 Kaid and Christa Baumann, Kensington, Kan., announce the birth of their son, Kash Michael Baumann on August 27, 2015 at Phelps Memorial Health Center, Holdrege, Neb. Kash weighed nine pounds, zero ounces, and was 20 inches long.  Grandparents are Dennis and Annie Bergmann,... [More]

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NEWS

USD 333, CCCC to negotiate proposal

 Unified School District 333 will enter into negotiations with Cloud County Community College on a proposal to lease a portion of the USD 333 Service Center, formerly the Concordia Middle School.  The USD 333 board of education, during its February meeting Monday night,... [More]

County commission accepts three resignations from LEPC

 Cloud County board of commissioners received three resignations from the Local Emergency Preparedness Committee when they met Monday morning.  Bob Gering, LEPC president discussed the committee and presented the board with his resignation. Gering was one of the founders... [More]

For the record 2-9-16

 Sheriff's Dept. Report  Arrests–At approximately 7 p.m., Feb. 5, deputies arrested Matthew Steward, Concordia, on a Cloud County Warrant. Steward was transported to Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.  At approximately 1:30 a.m. Feb 6, deputies received... [More]

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SPORTS

Thunderbirds steal one from Saints, 76-74

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 Struggling to find a way to get a win in the Jayhawk Conference over the past month, the Cloud County Thunderbirds stole one from the Seward County Saints. The game was tied at 74-74, and Seward County was holding for a final shot when Cloud County freshman Aamahne Santos... [More]

Cloud County grinds out 53-38 win over Saints

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 Sometimes effort can cure a lot of ills.  Cloud County missed 50 field goal attempts, connected on just 4 of 28 three-point attempts and had more turnovers (21) than made field goals (20), but still managed to grind out a 53-38 Jayhawk Conference win over 22nd-ranked... [More]

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