Eighth grade wins tourney

HOLTON — Knocking off Rossville in straight sets in the championship match, the Concordia eighth grade volleyball team won the Holton Invitational on Saturday.
Concordia downed Rossvlle 25-18, 25-19 in the title match.
Cydney Bergmann had six service points in the win. Laken Schroeder and Peyton Reynolds had five service points each.
Concordia knocked off Holton 25-23, 25-21 in the semifinals.
Bergmann had eight service points with two aces. Reynolds added five service points with two aces, and Roylynn Madden had five service points.
The Panthers opened pool play with a 25-14, 25-12 victory over Jeff West.
Bergmann had 11 points with seven aces.
Concordia defeated Atchison, 25-14, 25-22.
Jessica Williams had seven points with four aces.
Jaden Champlin had six points with three aces, and Bergmann had five points.
Wamego handed Concordia its lone loss in three sets, 25-13, 23-25, 15-13.


Panthers drop pair of league games to Wamego

WAMEGO — Concordia's reign atop the North Central Kansas League is in jeopardy after suffering a pair of losses to Wamego on Thursday. The Panthers, who have won five straight baseball league titles, fell 6-5 and 6-0 to the Red Raiders, and are now 0-2 in league play. “Right... [More]

Rimrodt places second in singles


 Concordia's Marcel Rimrodt placed second in number one singles in the tennis quadrangular the Panthers hosted on Thursday. Rimrodt suffered his only loss 8-6 to Gabe Johnson, Abilene, in the opening round. He then shut out Jacob Drey, Marysville, 8-0 and Paul Meyer, St.... [More]

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Volunteers create mosaic for new playground

 Hundreds of volunteers wielding hammers and drills will descend on the construction site of Concordia's new destination playground next week, but much of the detail work began months ago.  The creators of Cloudville's most intricate feature, a 10-by-3-foot mosaic of... [More]

Medical Director of the Year


Cloud County Health Center Chief of Staff Dr. Justin Poore (left) was recently awarded the Kansas Emergency Medical Technicians Association's Medical Director of the Year award. This award honors special accomplishments, innovations, fresh ideas and significant contributions... [More]

For the record 4-18-14

Fire Dept./EMS Report At 8:47a.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Truck-1 went to the 400 block of West 10th and transported a 62-year-old female to Cloud County Health Center. At 2:08 p.m., Thursday, Medic-5, Rescue-1, Truck-1, Truck-2 went to Highway 24 and 90th Road for a one motor vehicle... [More]

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Letter to the Editor 4-18-14

Dear Editor,   Questions that need answers? 1. Why should we sign up for the Special Civility Pledge? 2. Isn't the “Bill of Rights” still acceptable?        3. Aren't the Ten Commandments still taught? 4. What happened to the... [More]

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