Swanson, Wallace break school records

SEWARD, Neb. — Cloud County Community College sophomores Taylor Swanson and Tameca Wallace continue their record breaking indoor track and field seasons.
Swanson cleared 13-1 ½ to win the pole vault at the Concordia University Invitational on Saturday. She broke her own school record and established a new field house record. It is the best jump in the NJCAA this year.
Wallace broke her own triple jump school record with a winning leap of 40-2 ½, which also ranks first in the NJCAA.
Cloud County had three runners place in the 60-meter dash. Raven Davis was fourth (7.99), Jane Ohanta placed fifth (8.03) and Anika Ricks was eighth (8.09).
Brenda Barnett finished fourth in the 400 in 1:00.56.
Davis placed sixth in the 200 in 26.68.
Katie Lambert ran 2:26.44 to finish sixth in the 800.
The Cloud County men had Damar Robinson win the triple jump with a leap of 48-8. That qualifies him for the NJCAA Indoor championships. He also placed sixth in the 60-meter dash in 7.12.
Willie Young ran 50.78 to finish second in the 400.

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

Police Dept. Report Damage to property—Darci J. Elliott, Concordia, reported Damage to Property at 7:35 a.m., April 22. Damage occurred sometime in the last 48 hours in the 400 block of West 16th St. Fire Dept./EMS Report At 9:12 p.m., Tuesday, Medic-5 responded to the... [More]

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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