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  • Memorial Day services set in cemeteries along the Highline

    By Jan Rahn Managing Editor The fallen soldiers who have given their lives in pursuit of our nation’s freedom will be honored with military tributes across the nation on Memorial Day, Monday May 31. Cemeteries across the Highline have set public ce...
  • Lifeguards train for pool duty

    By Jan Rahn Managing Editor A new event throughout the season is being added to enjoyment at the Grant City Pool, which will open on Monday, May 31. A “Family Swim Night” will be held on Wednesdays from 6-7:30 p.m. for families who wish to spend ...
  • Wallace School loses five instructors to retirement

    By Jan Rahn Managing Editor Wallace School will be seeking replacements for five of their faculty as summer rolls around. A ceremony was held during honors night to say goodbye to Lynda Monson, Kathy Fowler, Judy Seger, Vee Griffiths and Jeanie Dai...
  • Wall removed at museum

    Thanks to the voluntary efforts of Regier Land Improvement, the retaining wall along the south yard at the Perkins County Museum at 6th and Central in Grant was being extracted last Friday. Removing the wall is another step in the exterior renovation ta...
  • Wall removed at museum

    Thanks to the voluntary efforts of Regier Land Improvement, the retaining wall along the south yard at the Perkins County Museum at 6th and Central in Grant was being extracted last Friday. Removing the wall is another step in the exterior renovation ta...
  • Health Fair well attended

    Nearly 250 individuals attended the 2010 Health Fair at Perkins County Health Services in Grant on Friday and Saturday, April 31-May 1. Offerings at the fair included blood testing, blood pressure and pulse monitoring, bone density screening, mammograms...
  • County Republican party to hold convention

    The Nebraska state primaries are over and most political parties are having county conventions.  The Perkins County Republican Party has scheduled its county convention for Thursday, June 3 at Midwest Electric’s Community Room starting at 7:30 p.m. ...
  • Grant VFD members attend fire school

    Eleven members of the Grant Volunteer Fire Department were part of the estimated 1,200 individuals attending the 73rd annual Nebraska State Fire School in Grand Island on May 21-23.  Ten members completed 12 hours of training in the class listed after...
  • Hagan is winner of annual sorority scholarship

    Erik Hagan was selected as the recipient of the Beta Sigma Phi annual scholarship. Hagan, a 2010 graduate of Perkins County High School, is the son of Mike and LuRae Hagan of rural Grant. Hagan has excelled in academics, sports, other school activiti...
  • Boy and Girl Staters selected

    Area legion posts and units have selected their delegates and alternates to attend Girls and Boys State in June. Grant Unit 40 Stephanie Reichert and Debbie Dahlkoetter have been chosen to represent Grant Unit 40, Calla Mailand will be the alternate. ...
  • Poster contest celebrates homes

    National Homeownership Month was celebrated by Southwest Nebraska Community Betterment Corporation and USDA Rural Developent through a poster contest for kindergarten through fourth grade students. Posters were centered around the theme: “What My Hom...
  • Perkins County Schools sets alumni celebration

    Perkins County Schools invites graduates to attend the 2010 Annual Alumni Banquet which will be held on June 19 at Perkins County High School. Class pictures for The Grant Tribune-Sentinel newspaper will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the high school, and the m...
  • Officer speaks to seniors on prescription drug misuse

    On Wednesday, May 19, Officer Tom Hudiburgh of the Ogallala Police Department gave an informative presentation to approximately 50 people at the Perkins County Senior Center in Grant.  The topic of his program was “The Misuse of Prescription Drugs...
  • Perkins County talent to be showcased at benefit concert June 12

    “An Evening of Hope” benefit concert for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life is scheduled Saturday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Grant E-Free Church.  The event was so popular and well received last year that Thunder on the Hi-Line team memb...
  • Arbor Day Foundation names Grant as Tree City USA community

    Grant was recognized by the nonprofit Arbor Day Foundation as a Tree City USA community for its commitment to urban forestry. It is the 14th year Grant has earned this national designation. The Tree City USA program is sponsored by the Arbor Day Foun...
  • Go green with Wallace Christian Women’s Club

    “Recycle”  and “Go Green”  are the calls for action to save the land. It will be the theme for the meeting of the Wallace Christian Women’s Club to be held Tuesday, June 8,  beginning at 10 CT at the Wallace Community Hall.  Tickets are a...
  • Addition to Wallace cemetery taking shape

    Work has begun on the new three-acre addition to the west of the present cemetery in Wallace. Although quite some time will be required before it is fully developed, most of the investment was made in the first year. Contributions to the memorial fund ...
  • Sis, Dahlkoetter medal at state

      Eleven track and field athletes from Perkins County attended the state track meet in Omaha on Friday and Saturday, May 21-22. With agreeable weather on their side, two Plainsmen were able to bring home a few medals. Senior sprinter Jenni Sis ...
  • PCCF holds benefit golf tourney over weekend

     Forty golfers enjoyed breakfast, lunch and prizes during the charity tournament sponsored by Perkins County Community Foundation on Sunday, May 23.  Ten teams of golfers had a warm, sunny, breezy day to compete for hole prizes and enjoy the spo...
  • Hasenauer sets PR at state track meet

    By Elizabeth Strand Sports Writer   Six Wildcats made the trip  to compete at last week’s State Track and Field Meet held at Omaha’s Burke Stadium.  The highlight of the meet was Josi Hasenauer’s personal best in the 3200 where she cut 10 s...