The downtown holiday parade was a great success due to the volunteers who helped support the event, those who participated and the community who came out to cheer.
The Internet and tablet computers will mean the end of libraries, right?
On Nov. 10, the Chadron State College Art Guild received a Community Benefactor Award from the Spirit of Nebraska Girl Scout organization. The award was presented to the group for its work organizing and hosting an artVenture Day for girls from kindergarten through 12th grade the past three years.
Tapping your feet and singing along to “Sweet Caroline,” “Mustang Sally” and “Jack and Diane?” If you are, than you are likely having fun at a dueling piano show.
Retired Nebraska State Patrol Officer Chuck Elley will present the free educational parent presentation “Current Drug Tends and What Parents Need to Know,” on Monday, Nov. 30 from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Bluff’s Middle School Cafetorium in Scottsbluff.
CHADRON — With the northwestern Nebraska countryside adorned in white the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is encouraging people to grab their sleds and take a downhill ride at one of its state parks.
Advent is a time to look forward to the coming of the Christ child. The Adult Advent Study will be held at 11:45 a.m. at First Christian Church, 2102 Ave. A in Scottsbluff. Facilitator will be Rev. Nona Hodder, pastor of the First Christian Church.
“A Christmas Carol” will show on Dec. 4-5 and Dec. 11-12 at the Elks Lodge in Scottsbluff, with dinner beginning at 6 p.m. and the curtains opening at 7:30 p.m. There will also be a Sunday matinee on Dec. 6 and Dec. 13 with dinner at 1 p.m. and the show at 2:30 p.m. Tickets for the production are $40 per person and can be purchased at www.expresstheatre.net or by calling 1-866-967-8167.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho – The Western Nebraska Community College men’s basketball team got back on the winning track in the second day of the Wright PT/ICCU Tournament Saturday on the campus of the College of Southern Idaho.
ALLIANCE — The last time Dave Sautter was on the basketball court as a head coach, his Alliance girls had just capped a history-making season with a Class B state championship eight years ago.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — The Eastern Wyoming College women’s basketball team couldn’t keep up with hot-shooting Sheridan College in the final game of the Lion’s Club Tournament on Saturday in Sheridan, Wyoming.
SHERIDAN, Wyo. — A frigid shooting performance didn’t keep the Eastern Wyoming College women’s basketball team from registering its fourth win of the season during the Lion’s Club Tournament on Friday afternoon in Sheridan, Wyoming.
Hillary Clinton is not taking Nebraska for granted.
One man was killed in a shooting near 42nd and Spaulding Streets Saturday morning.
Fred Brown, Jr. 84, of Morrill, passed on to be with our heavenly Father on Nov. 26, 2015 at his home. Visitation will be from 1-7 p.m., on Monday, Nov. 30, 2015 at Gering Memorial Chapel. His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015 at the Methodist Church in Morrill with Reverend Richard Reisig officiating. Interment will follow at West Lawn Cemetery in Gering with military honors by United States Navy Honor Guard. Memorials may be given to the Morrill American Legion or the Morrill Methodist Church. His obituary may be viewed and condolences left at www.geringchapel.com.
Alyce Kaye Hempel, 73, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015 at her home in Alliance after an extended illness.
Forrest Sammy “Sam” Rose, Jr., 64, and his beloved wife, Kelley Marie (Cook-Scott) Rose, 57, of Scottsbluff, went home to be with their Heavenly Father, hand in hand, on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015 after a tragic car accident near Bushnell, Nebraska.
A 23-year-old Scottsbluff man has been arrested on charges of child abuse after police and emergency personnel were called to his home because his four-month-old son was not breathing.
GORDON, Neb. (AP) — A 16-year-old boy has been killed in a collision at a Nebraska Panhandle highway intersection.
President Obama wants to allow 10,000 Syrian refugees to come to America. Immediately the “All or None” crowd, usually separated by the “R” or “D” on their voter registration cards, surfaces and falls into line with their party’s rhetoric.
Since I began trying to let more readers know more about the outdoor opportunities that abound in western Nebraska, I’ve often found myself wishing I knew a little more about the area’s history and geology. I wish I was better at identifying birds, insects and plants. I’ve wished I had better answers for some of the questions I get asked.
The first thing my husband, Paul, and I did when he landed in America was eat dinner at a restaurant. He ordered a burger and then was profoundly confused by the server.