8 Great Places
Mexico has always been part of America’s history. Mexico’s border originally extended into what is now the United States. Read more
The Guadalupe Center on E. 9th St. in Scottsbluff has been a hub of activity in the southeast portion of Scottsbluff for a number of years. The building has been a center of Mexican-American culture since it was established. Read more
A fiesta with a heavy concentration on Mexican-American festivities will be part of the Scotts Bluff County Fair this year for the second year in a row. Organizers are hoping to make it bigger and better than before. Read more
When Ted Chikos’ grandfather, father, who was 14, and uncle, who was 16, came to the United States from Messinia, a village in Southern Greece, through Ellis Island, the judges changed his last name from Tsakoumakis to Chikos. The three traveled to the Bayard area as they knew other Greek fa… Read more
SCOTTSBLUFF — National balloonists and their crews headed out from the Gering Civic Center Thursday morning for another day of racing. With two tasks in place, the pilots jockeyed for position as their trucks weaved around other competitors down Sugar Factory Road in Scottsbluff in search of…
Bluegill — 10.5 inches, Scotts Bluff County private pond, Aubree Boswell of Gering; 10.25 inches, Sandhills lake, Oryan Kozal of Alliance; 10 inches, Bridgeport State Lakes, Tim Shaske of Scottsbluff; 9.5 inches, Bridgeport State Lakes, Tammy Standage of Alliance
If you have been following the Star-Herald’s Biggest Fish Contest, you know a lot of fishermen in the area have been casting their lines or nets each week. We’ve seen entries from young fisherman and older fisherman, with a variety of catches, all beaming with pride.