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Reorganization adjustments and personnel changes announced by president Dr.

The National Orphan Train Complex in Concordia will host the 17th Annual Celebration of Orphan Train Riders May 30 through June 1.

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EMPORIA — A Class 3A state golf tournament that started on Monday at the Emporia Municipal Golf Course was completed on Wednesday.

On Monday, the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference (KJCCC) released its annual baseball awards, with four Cloud County Community College players receiving all-conference recognition.

On Monday, just a few days after her sophomore year at Cloud County Community College officially ended, Nikki Kraaijeveld was able to end a trying 2018-19 on a high note as she signed her national


"An excellent wife, who can find? For her worth is far above jewels.

A wife is such a blessing. In fact, of all the earthly blessings our Lord has heaped on us as men, our wives might be the greatest blessing of all. The Bible refers to a wife as a helper.


Jim and Pam Williamson of Paola announce the engagement of their daughter, Melissa, to Ryan Swenson, son of Richard and Denise Swenson, Concordia.

The Heartland Auto Club will be hosting Heartland Spring Extravaganza from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. April 27, at the Concordia National Guard Armory.

Former Kansas State University football standout Ty Zimmerman will be the featured speaker at the North Central Kansas Teens for Christ rally, scheduled for 7 p.m.


Gary Lynn Walton, age 78, of Concordia, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Salina Regional Medical Center, Salina, Kansas.  He was born on June 1, 1940, in Wayne, Kansas, to Byron and Edna (

Bernard Dwaine Breault, age 87, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at his home, surrounded by family.

Leroy Paul “Bud” Budreau, 88, of Lincoln, KS, passed away Monday, May 13, 2019, in Lincoln, KS. He was born May 1, 1931, in Concordia, KS, to Louis N. and Lena (Hubert) Budreau.

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The 3 S’s perform Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy duirng the POW Camp Concordia VE Day Celebration on Saturday.

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