T-Bird 4x400 second at Jayhawk Classic

LAWRENCE — Turning in a time of 3:19.54, the Cloud County Community College 4x400 relay team placed second in the Jayhawk Classic indoor track and field meet, hosted by the University of Kansas.
Denroy Ottey, Josh Charles, Denray Ottey and Sanjer Pantry ran on the 4x400 squad for Cloud County, which qualified for the NJCAA Indoor Championships.
Kansas won the race in 3:16.82.
Charles finished second in the 600-yard dash in the meet with a time of 1:14. Denray Ottey was seventh in 1:15.50, and Pantry was eighth in 1:16.03.
Cloud County’s George Gathuru ran 2:26 to place fifth in the 1,000-meter run, and was seventh in the mile in 4:27.34.
Wayne Northover went 47-6 1/2 to finish fifth in the triple jump.
David Hall placed seventh in the high jump by clearing 6-6 3/4.

SPORTS

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

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 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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NEWS

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

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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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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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