Seventh-grade girls suffer loss to Abilene

 The Concordia seventh grade girls’ basketball team suffered a 35-16 loss to Abilene in a home game Tuesday.
Concordia got out to a 10-7 lead in the first quarter.
Abilene outscored the Panthers 10-2 in the second period to go up 17-12 at halftime.
Concordia was scoreless in the third period, and Abilene scored five points to make it 22-12.
Abilene pumped in 13 points in the final quarter to four for the Panthers.
Mykah Eshbaugh scored six points for Concordia. Katlynn Miller added four points.
The Concordia B-team was beaten 21-13 by Abilene.
Concordia trailed 10-5 at halftime.
Abilene scored 11 points in the second half to eight for the Panthers.
Sreya Kemling led Concordia with five points. Maddison Johnson scored four points.


Rall pitches T-Birds past Pratt


 The Cloud County Community College baseball team split a Jayhawk Conference Western Division doubleheader with Pratt Tuesday at the Concordia Sports Complex. Cloud County won the first game, 4-1. Pratt outslugged the Thunderbirds 13-12 in the second game. Jesse Rall limited... [More]

Concordia girls finish fourth

ELLSWORTH — Megan James, Molly Adams and Maggie Lambert  recorded first-place finishes to help the Concordia Panthers to a fourth-place finish in the Ellsworth Invitational track and field meet Tuesday. James won the pole vault by clearing 9-0. She also placed sixth... [More]

More Sports


Sign-up has begun for disaster assistance

 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Tuesday that starting April 15, eligible farmers and ranchers can sign up for U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) disaster assistance programs restored by passage of the 2014 Farm Bill.  "We implemented these programs in... [More]

For the record 4-16-14

Sheriff's Dept. Report Arrests—Deputies arrested Mark Fraser, Concordia, April 15, charging him with Burglary, Criminal Damage to Property, Theft and Trespassing. Fraser was transported to Cloud County Corrections. Deputies arrested Eric Johnson, Concordia, April 15, charging... [More]

Heart Choices banquet is May 1 at Motherhouse

The Annual Heart Choices Spring Banquet will be May 1 at the Nazareth Motherhouse, 13th and Washington, in Concordia. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the meal will begin at 7 p.m. followed by a program which will highlight activities and events that have taken place throughout... [More]

More News


Letter to the Editor 4-11-14

Dear Editor, Subject: Blowing out the candle  Abortion blows out the candle of the future. Everyone with a mind and a conscience knows this.     President Lincoln's words on the slavery issue apply. “I couldn't deny to someone else what I myself desire,... [More]

More Opinions

Buy Photos