Seventh grade hangs on for win

CHAPMAN — Concordia jumped out to an early lead, and went on to defeat Chapman 31-26 in seventh grade boys’ basketball play on Thursday.
The Panthers grabbed a 14-2 lead in the first quarter.
Chapman limited Concordia to two points in the second period, and scored eight to close the gap to 16-10 at halftime.
The Panthers were outscored 9-6 in the third quarter, and led 22-19.
Concordia tacked on nine points in the final period to seven for Chapman.
Garrett Lawrence led the way for Concordia with 11 points.
Billy Bechard scored 10 points for the Panthers.
The Concordia B-team doubled up Chapman, 18-9.
Concordia had an 11-5 lead at halftime.
The Panthers scored seven points in the second half, and gave up just four points.
Phillip Lanoue scored seven points for Concordia. Trevor McDaniel added four points.

SPORTS

Trobee leads T-Birds to rout of Brown Mackie

SALINA – Kylie Trobee scored three runs and drove in four in the Cloud County Community College softball team's 18-0 win over Brown Mackie here yesterday. The win completed a doubleheader sweep; the T-Birds won game one 13-0. Cloud County got started early in the finale... [More]

Panther golfers third at Abilene

ABILENE – The Concordia High School golf team led by Grant Holmes finished third in the Abilene Invitational on Tuesday. The Panthers finished with a team score of 336 and finished behind Wamego (322) and Abilene (327). Holmes shot 81 and finished in sixth place. Marcus... [More]

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NEWS

For the record 4-23-14

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Sutton's love of theatre planted and grew at CCCC

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By Sharon Coy Blade Staff Writer  When Susan Sutton, Cloud County Community College Dean of Humanities, was a student at CCCC a seed for her love of the theatre was planted.  Although she had never taken part in plays in high school and her only drama experience had... [More]

Susan Sutton Day is Friday

 Whereas, Cloud County Community College, The Brown Grand Theatre, the National Orphan Train Complex and many other organizations and causes have benefited immeasurably from the dedication and skill of Susan Sutton; and Whereas, Susan Sutton has for 39 years enlivened the... [More]

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OPINIONS

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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