Holmes brothers have received all-state recognition

Concordia High School junior Grant Holmes and freshman Cooper Holmes have received Class 4A All-State recognition from the Topeka Capital-Journal and Wichita Eagle.
Grant Holmes, 6-3, was named second team All-State by the Capital-Journal and received All-State honorable mention from the Wichita Eagle.
Cooper Holmes, 6-3, received All-State honorable mention from both the Capital-Journal and the Eagle.
Grant Holmes averaged 15.7 points and 6.5 rebounds per game for a Concordia team that finished 15-7.
Cooper Holmes led the North Central Kansas League in scoring at 19 points per game, and also averaged 6.3 rebounds.
Both were named first-team All-League.

SPORTS

CHS girls have state qualifiers in seven events

HOLCOMB — Concordia won't be taking a large contingent of girls to the  4A state track and field meet, but the ones they are taking will be busy. Competing in the Class 4A regional meet on Friday, the Panthers had senior Shania Anguish and junior Cydney Bergmann qualify... [More]

CCCC’s Clunis places in four events

LEVELLAND, Texas — Cloud County Community College freshman Nakoya Clunis placed in four throwing events in the NJCAA Track and Field Outdoor Championships this past week. Clunis threw 153-7 to finish third in the discus. She was fifth in the javelin (130-1), fifth in the... [More]

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NEWS

Courthouse 5-20-16

District Court LIMITED CIVIL Settled: Carter D. llc received a judgment of $900 from Shawn Marcotte, Concordia. Cloud County Health Center et al received a judgment of $2,998 plus interest and costs from Bessie Lusen, Delphos. Cloud County Health Center et al received a judgment... [More]

For the record 5-20-16

Police Dept. report Arrest—Officers arrested Meaghan Suskey, 19, Concordia, in the 800 block of Washington on a Cloud County theft warrant. She was transported to the Cloud County Law Enforcement Center.

Impending ARVOS layoffs discussed

 “The powers that be” as Sam Sacco, Concordia City Commissioner put it, converged Wednesday night at City Hall to discuss the recently received Federal Workers Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) Act Notice from the ARVOS Group.  The ARVOS Group... [More]

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Prairie Pondering

 Farewell to a Queen . . .  There were so many fascinating, frustrating, confusing, irritating, hopeless articles this week on the wars, murders, weather, politicians, personalities, etc. etc. that when I saw a picture of solid, smiling, unchanging Queen Elizabeth,... [More]

Prairie Pondering

 Treasured memories . . .  How Eva Hotaling and I met I have no memory, nor how long ago, what we were doing at the time, or any unusual happening. Too many years can erase the best of remembrances. But thinking of her brings a series of flashbacks. All treasured.... [More]

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