CCCC gets conference road win

GARDEN CITY –Stretched to five sets, the Cloud County Community College volleyball team downed Garden City Community College in a Jayhawk Conference Western Division match on Saturday. Cloud County dropped the first set in the match, 26-24.The Thunderbirds, now 8-12 overall and 4-5 in Conference play, won the second set, 26-24. Garden City took a 2-1 lead by winning the third set, 25-15. Cloud County pulled even with a 25-17 victory in the fourth set. The T-Birds then won the fifth and deciding set, 16-14. Erin Terrell had 19 kills and four digs for Cloud County in the win. Josie Hale added 10 kills. Hilta Pereira had nine kills. Emily Brown finished with 17 digs. Kylie Penning had 37 assists and 10 digs.


Blues cruise into Class AA state tournament

LINCOLN — Outscoring its opponents in the semifinal game and championship game by a combined 20-1, the Concordia Blues qualified for the Kansas American Legion Baseball Class AA State Tournament. Concordia shut out Lincoln 11-0 in the semifinal game of the Class AA Zone... [More]

CNB drops Ellis, advances to title game

LUCAS — Concordia Citizens National Bank advanced to the championship game of the K-18 Baseball State Tournament by defeating Ellis 5-2 in the semifinals on Sunday. Citizens National Bank will play Norton in the title game Tuesday night. Norton got past Washington County... [More]

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Get in the Cloud grants awarded

 The Cloud County board of commissioners approved awarding $129,500 Monday for the Get in the Cloud Small Business Grant program.  Earlier this year, the commissioners established the Get in the Cloud grant program, which is for businesses with 50 or fewer employees.... [More]

Commission approves grants

 Following a discussion of the Get in the Clouds Small Business Grant Application process with Ashley McMillan, CloudCorp executive director, Cloud County board of commissioners Monday approved the slate of projects as recommended.  In other business, Diana Gering,... [More]

Courthouse 7-28-14

District Court CRIMINAL Brian Lyn Quang Ngo appeared July 25 and was found Guilty and convicted of Criminal Trespass and Criminal Damage to Property. For the criminal damage to property offense, he was sentenced to six months in the Cloud County Jail and ordered to pay costs... [More]

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In the mean time

 Last week's rerun of GOD'S WINGS started a series of meditations for me. One of the most difficult was my seeking to answer the question, Would I be willing to lay down my life for another? When the chips were down, would I, like the mother bird, remain steadfast or would... [More]

Voters should be informed

In today’s fast-paced society, we’re often “too busy” to inquire and learn about different political points of view.  Those who vote need to familiarize themselves with the positions of every candidate.  Too often, we simply vote along party... [More]

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