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Saints take third at I-70/MRVC East Challenge (01/11/17)
The Saint Paul Saints notched their second win of the season against the Santa Fe Chiefs on Saturday afternoon 47-42 to claim third place in the I-70/MRVC East Challenge and wrap up a week of games from Lexington. Elijah Muehler scored the Saints' first nine points to propel Saint Paul to a 12-9 lead at the end of the first quarter...
Santa Fe girls bump Wellington for title in Lexington (01/11/17)
The Santa Fe Lady Chiefs remained the cream of the crop on the basketball court with a 57-42 win over Wellington Saturday night in the championship game of the I-70/MRVC East Challenge in Lexington. Josey Burton's eight early points and two three-pointers led the way to the Lady Chiefs grabbing a 12-9 lead in the first quarter...
Concordia snags consolation with back-to-back W's (01/11/17)
The Concordia Lady Orioles finished off their week at the I-70/MRVC East Challenge in Lexington with a pair of wins and a consolation trophy after dropping their opening round game to Higginsville. Consolation Final Concordia 62 Knob Noster 46 Seven points from Sam Brackman led the way early Friday night, as the Lady Orioles grabbed an 11-8 lead at the end of the first quarter...
Orioles can't win shootouts at I-70/MRVC East Challenge (01/11/17)
Hot shooting could not propel the Concordia Orioles past a pair of opponents at the I-70/MRVC East Challenge this last week at Lexington. Higginsville 67 Concordia 52 Despite four early points from Cameron Kelly last Tuesday night, Eli Dyer's nine points in the first quarter propelled the Huskers to a 21-7 lead...
Raynes taking on new role on CPD (01/12/17)
Clint Raynes will be stepping into the office of Chief of Police for the Concordia Police Department with the retirement of Chief Jim Lynn on Jan. 12. Raynes has been in law enforcement since 2005, when he went to work for the Johnson County Jail, located in Warrensburg at the time. He started as a full-time police officer in Concordia in April of 2010...
Concordia School District staff members win fitness contest (01/11/17)
Art contest aims to 'Make a Difference' (01/11/17)
Students encouraged to create posters on importance of wearing a safety belt.
Sarah Brunkhorst named to President's List (01/11/17)
BURLINGTON, VT -- Sarah Brunkhorst, of Concordia, was named to the Champlain College President's List for the Fall 2016 semester. Students who are named to the President's List have achieved a semester grade point average of 4.0 or higher. Brunkhorst is majoring in creative media...
Three have filed for upcoming Concordia R-II school board vacancies (01/11/17)
The Concordia R-II School Board will have three vacancies to fill at the next board election. The terms of current members Bart Brackman, Doug Limback and Jami Benson will need to be filled. Interested parties need to visit the Board of Education Office during regular business hours to file. Those filing need to be able to certify they are up to date on taxes, present some sort of photo identification, and have those papers notarized...
Alderman approve floor refinishing at community center (01/11/17)
At the regular meeting of the Concordia Board of Aldermen, held Jan. 3, the board accepted the recommendation of Concordia City Administrator Dale Klussman to proceed with repairs to the wooden floors of the Concordia Community Center. Klussman reported he had asked Director of Parks and Recreation Jody Bergman to get a bid from Rick Manuel of Manuel Floors for refinishing the floors. ...
In search of the Shady Rest Hotel: Part 2 (01/11/17)
Through the years, many small towns and hamlets have been pointed to as the setting for the Shady Rest Hotel. Indiana, Missouri, Kentucky and Tennessee have all been tapped as possible homes for the fictional boarding house. One of the most recent, and most compelling stories, comes from the state to our south...
Looking Back: 2016 in Review (01/11/17)
Depending upon whom you talk to, the year 2016 was either a great year or a year to be quickly forgotten as we move into 2017. In Concordia, however, the year was filled with both the good and the not so pleasant. January In January, the Concordia Community Center was the site of the third annual Global Ag Symposium, hosted by the local chapter of Missouri Young Farmers. ...
Chief Lynn ready to step into retirement (01/11/17)
Concordia Police Chief Jim Lynn is ready for retirement. Lynn has been in law enforcement for 30 years, with more than 21 of those years spent with the Concordia Police Department. "I started in Concordia as a patrol officer, then moved up to sergeant, then to assistant chief," he said. "When they did away with the assistant chief position, I moved back to sergeant, and finally moved up to chief."...
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