By Larry Pritchett
Past PCHS Activities Director
Here are some items from this past week that caught my attention. Some surprised me, some didn’t and a lot of what happened is what makes athletics so interesting.
First of all, regardless of all t...
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Wednesday, Nov. 3
6 p.m. Football, 2nd round playoffs at North Platte St. Pat’s. Plainsmen vs. Irish
Friday, Nov. 5
1 p.m. Junior High wrestling a...
By Pastor Vince Carrig
Linebacker Michael York stole two turnovers from Hershey and ran both in for scores to distance his Plainsmen from the Panthers in a 28-7 opening-round playoff win Thursday night in Grant.
With Hershey in...
District coaches have selected six Plainsmen to the NSAA C-2 All-District 10 team. On offense, quarterback Michael York, running back Brody Prante and lineman Vinny Ross gained recognition.
Coaches picked Tyler Brott as a defensive lineman, and defensive...
By Shari Friedel
District volleyball action began Monday, Nov. 1 with the Lady Plainsmen coming up against number three ranked Dundy County-Stratton in match two of the C2-11 bracket.
Intensity, determination and tenacity fueled...
By Travis McConnell
The Wallace Wildcats hit the road last Thursday, as they traveled four-and-a-half hours to O’Neill to take on the St. Mary’s Cardinals in the first round of the state playoffs.
The Cardinals used the offe...
By Christy Sheets
The Wallace Wildcats traveled to face the D1 Broncos of Wauneta-Palisade on Tuesday, Oct. 26. The Lady Cats won the match in straight sets, 25-13, 25-17 and 25-18.
Leading the team offensively against Wauneta-Palisa...
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
The Nebraska Beef Council (NBC) will hold election in four districts during the month of November.
Elections will be held in Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8. District 6 includes much of southwest Nebraska.
By Mary Karash
County Executive Director
Farm Service Agency, Grant, NE
USDA has announced the availability of a Conservation Loan Program that will provide farm owners and farm-related business operators access to credit to implement conservation ...
The sixth annual Nebraska Ag Classic will be held at the Ramada Inn, Kearney, Dec. 14-16.
Nebraska native Karen Ross, undersecretary to the Secretary of Agriculture, USDA has tentatively confirmed participation in the 2010 Nebraska Ag Classic.
The Perkins County High School marching band joined the University of Wyoming band and 16 other area
high school bands to provide halftime entertainment at the Cowboys vs. San Diego State University
Aztecs football game on Saturday, Oct. 30 in Laram...
Perkins County Middle School is pleased to announce the students on honor roll for the first quarter in 2010.
All A’s: Hannah Beck, Zak Kurkowski, Shane Ourada, Amanda Reichert, Samantha Snogren, Christian White.
A Average: Noah Anderson, James Carrig...
Mr. Doran Johnson, chair of Choral Affairs for the Nebraska Music Educators Association, is pleased to announce that Perkins County High School music students Debbie Dahlkoetter, second soprano; Calla Mailand, first soprano; and Tori Osler, second soprano...
By Shari Friedel
Perkins County High School junior Christian Miyamoto will have the unique opportunity to travel to the country of his heritage, Japan, as a student ambassador next summer.
The two-week trip will include visits to Toky...
Evan Carlson, a student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln majoring in mechanized systems management, is the recipient of the Holling Memorial Fund in the amount of $750.
Carlson is an MSYM Club member and plans to pursue a career in the field of equi...
By Ashleigh Noyes
Oh how we must love ramen noodles. Despite the stigma that Ramen noodles carry, such as the bachelor’s dinner or the college kids meal, they really are quite tasty. For the price, I don’t really know how one would...
"Trunk or Treat"
Main Street Elsie was the scene for something new this Halloween. The folks from rural Elsie brought their
treats and decorations in to make Main Street the place for the children to go trick-or-treating right out of
the backs of t...
By Dr.Kristie Kohl
Perkins County Health Services
November is GERD awareness month. Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is very common, with 10-20 percent of the United States population suffering from GERD.
GERD can lead to complications such as a ...
By Vernon Whetstone
I am discovering more and more about myself as I age, apparently not so gracefully. Not only can I not read, but I can’t type and quite possibly I am dyslexic.
What I am referring to is the note in last week...
The Internal Revenue Services has begun notifying about 1 million tax return preparers to remind them that they must renew their Preparer Tax Identification Numbers (PTIN) if they are still paid preparers.
Use of the PTIN will be required on all federal ...