Eight Panthers place

CHAPMAN — Led by four individual champions, the Concordia Panthers had eight wrestlers place in the top four at the Chapman Invitational junior varsity tournament on Saturday.
Concordia wrestlers placing first, their weight classes and tournament records, include:
Brenton Edwards, 120, 2-0; Matthew Whitley, 132, 3-0; Tracer Workman, 138, 2-0; and Blaze Payeur, 145, 3-0.
Second-place finishers include:
Cole Larsen, 113, 2-1; Logan Higbee, 160, 2-1; and Izaiah Grogan, 182, 1-1.
James McCabe, 145, 3-1, placed third.

SPORTS

Acree earns medalist honors in Concordia Invitational

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 Putting together the best round of his still young high school career, Concordia High School sophomore Brennen Acree earned medalist honors in the Panthers' invitational golf tournament Monday at the Concordia American Legion Golf Course.  Acree fired a 1-over-par... [More]

Peltier places first in quad

 Ben Peltier notched three consecutive wins to place first in number two singles for Concordia in the tennis quadrangular it hosted on Tuesday. Peltier opened with an 8-2 win over Caleb Smith, Clay Center. He knocked off Andrew Frese, Marysville 8-5, and then downed Blase... [More]

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NEWS

Cloud County commission approves grant signings

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For the record 4-28-15

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Courthouse 4-27-15

District Court CRIMINAL Cassandra Jean Grote appeared April 21 and was found Guilty and convicted of Driving While License Suspended and Transporting an Open Container. For the driving while license was suspended charge she was sentenced to six months in the Cloud County Jail... [More]

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OPINIONS

Letter to the Editor 4-24-15

Dear Editor,  Prom 2015 was a success, and we have many people to thank. Ron Copple and his crew always let us use the city stanchions and are faithful to help us get them to and from the storage facility. NCK Laundry and Jeff Gumm are equally generous and helpful, providing... [More]

Prairie Pondering

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