CHS students receive scholarships from FHSU

 Fort Hays State University has awarded scholarships to the following students who will graduate from Concordia High School in May:
Michael Fabarez, a $4,000 Access to Academic Opportunity Grant; a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in the College of Business and Entrepreneurship and an $800 Hays City Silver Academic Award. Fabarez is the son of David and Carol Fabarez, Concordia. He plans to major in Business Administration.
Heather Letourneau, a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in Nursing and an $800 Hays City Silver Academic Award. Letourneau, daughter of Greg and Maggie Carlgren, Concordia, plans to major in Nursing.
Daniel Longfellow, a $900 Academic Opportunity Award in Informatics and an $800 Hays City Silver Academic Award. Longfellow, son of Scott and Mishele Longfellow, Concordia, plans to major in Information Systems Engineering.
Emily Trigg, a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in Sociology and Social Work. Trigg is the daughter of Alan and Heather Trigg, Concordia. She plans to major in Social Work.
Andrew Sheely, a $700 Fort Hays Bronze Academic Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award in Allied Health. Sheely, son of Steve and Brenda Chartier and Scott and Julie Sheely, all of Clyde, plans to major in Medical Diagnostic Imaging.

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 Tiffani and Joshua Spurlock, Carbondale, announce the birth of their son, Rian Andrew Spurlock, born June 20, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Topeka. He weighed 6 pounds 11 ounces and was 17 1/2" long.  Grandparents are Stephen and Jennifer Robbins, Concordia; James... [More]

Peterson Brothers will perform at Cloud County Fair Free Stage

 The Peterson Farm Brothers, three brothers from central Kansas who are known for their You Tube videos promoting agriculture and farming, will perform on the Cloud County Fair Free Stage at 8 p.m., Friday, July 25.  Among their parody videos are "I'm Farming and I... [More]

NOTC hires new curator

 The National Orphan Train Complex Board of Directors has announced that Shaley George, Casper, Wyo., has been hired to fill the position of curator at the Complex. George has a Bachelor's degree in Anthropology and an Associate degree in Museum and  Gallery studies.... [More]

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County sales tax revenues up in June

 Sales tax and compensating use tax received in Cloud County in June (May sales) of this year was up from the amount received in 2013. JoDee LeDuc, Cloud County treasurer, reported at Monday's county commission meeting that the amount received in June was $61,764.02, compared... [More]

For the record 7-22-14

Police Dept. Report  Accident—Officers investigated a two vehicle Accident at 11:10 a.m., July 18, in the 400 block of West 10th St. involving vehicles driven by James Kearns, Belleville, and Carl Jackson, Concordia.  Damage to property—Savannah A. Brockelman,... [More]

For the record 7-21-14

Fire Dept./EMS Report At 9:23 a.m., Friday, Medic-5, Truck-2 responded to a smoke alarm activation in the 200 block of West 9th. There was no fire. At 2:33 p.m., Friday, Medic-5,Truck-2 responded to the 400 block of East 9th for a medical call. There was no transport. At 12:37... [More]

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SPORTS

CNB avenges lone loss, wins East Regional

OSBORNE — Avenging its only loss of the season, Citizens National Bank thumped Washington County 9-1 in the championship game of the K-18 Baseball East Regional on Saturday night. Washington County had beaten Citizens National Bank in the title game of the league tournament... [More]

Junior golfers record first place finishes

 Four junior golfers from Concordia recorded first-place finishes in the league competition.  Two tournaments were played in Concordia, and one in Clay Center. The low scores were counted.  Brennen Acree, Concordia, placed first in the high school boys' division... [More]

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