Selections have been made for the D2-9 all-district football team.
First team offensive players include Sean May of Wallace; Djorn Dunlap, Braden Rieker and Carlson Bellamy of Eustis-Farnam; Brad Ward, Burke Sawyer and Christian Arteburn of Brady; Devon ...
The statewide muzzleloader deer season is Dec. 1-31.
Hunters will hope for better conditions than a year ago, when snow covered the state much of the month. Harvest during the 2009 muzzleloader season decreased 15 percent from the previous year.
A Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman small game hunt is planned for Jan. 21-23, 2011 in Keith County.
The event will include camping, game cleaning and cooking, coyote calling and hunting, raccoon hunting, basic winter survival strategies, and gun cleanin...
NCAA® College World Series® (CWS) season ticket holders have been notified of ticket pricing for the 2011 Series at the new TD Ameritrade Park Omaha, according to Herb E. Hames, ticket chairman of CWS of Omaha Inc. “Starting in 2011, season ticket hol...
District 13 FCCLA Leadership conference was held at Mid Plains South Campus in North Platte on Wednesday, Nov. 17. Thirty-two members from Perkins County High FCCLA attended this conference with their advisor Mrs. Cathy Ochsner.
The theme for the confere...
Updated calendar available at WWW.PCS.ESU16.ORG
All times are Mountain Time.
Thursday, December 2
12 p.m. Varsity wrestling at Wauneta-Palisade
duals (at Palisade)
Friday, December 3
4:30 p.m. JV boys / JV girls basketball vs. Maxwell
(Boys in MPR ...
The Wallace Boys Quartet was selected to sing the National Anthem for the Class D1 Football championship game held at Memorial Stadium on Monday, Nov. 22. The boys were selected as a result of an audition recording submitted to NSAA. In addition to si...
Lane Swedberg, a senior at Wallace High School was chosen to sing bass in the 2010 Nebraska All State Choir. John Paul Lempke was selected as a first alternate for the tenor section.
Each year over 2,000 of the best high school musicians in the state aud...
The North Platte Community College music and art departments will present a concert and art showing at 7:30 p.m. CT on Thursday, (today) Dec. 2, at the McDonald-Belton Theater on the South Campus of the college.
The concert will feature the college choir...
The post office has announced mailing deadlines to assure mail and care packages get to military personnel during the holidays.
Although the recommended mailing date for parcel post to overseas military destinations such as Iraq and Afghanistan was Nov. ...
By Ashleigh Noyes
As I sit back and think I realize that I have been writing this column now for almost a year. I cannot thank all of our readers enough for all the generous praise and kind words. I love to write and I love to cook so this...
By Shaun Meyer
In the field of care giving, in any setting, whether it be hospital, nursing home, assisted living, home care, medical clinics, etc., we see the impact daily of being a family caregiver.
Folks who have chosen to care for their family ...
By Vernon Whetstone
December looks like it will be an interesting month astronomically. First, five of the visible planets are making a showing in the early evening skies during the first weeks of December.
Fleet Mercury will make a...
As temperatures drop, home heating systems will fast kick into gear. However, some of the heat sources that make residents feel warm and toasty also represent a leading cause of U.S. home fires and fire fatalities.
According to the nonprofit National Fir...
Globally tens of thousands of bereaved families expected to participate in annual event Sunday, Dec. 12.
No one is exaggerating to say there will be a wave of light encircling the globe Dec.12 as hundreds of services are held in remembrance of all child...
By Jan Rahn
Some McCook bankers put out a warning to businesses and individuals that counterfeit $20 bills were being passed to several retailers and one of the banks in McCook toward the end of November.
With the holiday season here, i...
Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD) is offering the Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (LAIV or nasal spray influenza vaccine) at its office at 404 West 10th Street in McCook, and during flu shot clinics this flu season.
Live Attenuated I...
By Michael Sylvan
Social Security District Manager
This January marks a historic moment: our nation’s first baby boomers are turning 65.
For many baby boomers, it’s time to hit the computer. Even if you have decided to wait until after you are age ...
By Jan Rahn
Saturday morning marks the first Chamber Greenbacks drawing for the month of December.
For the next three weeks, Perkins County Chamber reps will draw six winners in the parking lot of Hatch’s Super Foods at 10 a.m.
By Jan Rahn
With the holidays very near, there is much to think about—bringing to mind those who provide the freedom for Americans to go where they want and do what they want during the season.
Our troops are important, and The ...