Ron Cochran comments on his honor of being selected as the Grand Marshal for the 2010 Perkins County Fair parade. He was presented a plaque Saturday afternoon by Chamber President Cindy Salsman. (Photos by Shari Friedel)
Selected as the 2010 Good...
Outstanding Fair Board Member: A new award established this year—Outstanding Fair Board member—went to Russell Lee (left) for his diligence in always being ahead of whatever needed done. Presenting the award on behalf of the fair board is Matt Waitl...
Grand Champion: Mitchell Cornelius. Award sponsor: Burge Auction & Realty.
Reserve Champion: Rebecca Cornelius. Award sponsor: HomeTown Agency.
Purple: Elizabeth Krajewski, Hannah Robertson, Garret Pollard, Garret Pollard, Adam Lee,...
Haylee Lopez. Award Sponsor: Master Flooring Group.
Mariah Curtis. Award Sponsor: Adams Lumber Company
Mitchell Cornelius. Award Sponsor: Adams Bank & Trust.
Mariah Curtis. Award Sponsor: Perkins County Veterinary Hospital.
Purple: Mariah Curtis.
Senior Showmanship Drew Curtis. Award Sponsor: Adam & Kathy Curtis family.
Purple: Adam Lee, Drew Curtis, Akila...
Hannah Robertson. Award Sponsor: Adam & Kathy Curtis Family.
Mariah Curtis. Award Sponsor: Valley Bank & Trust Company.
Drew Curtis. Award Sponsor: Adams Bank &a...
Junior All Around
(George) Cord Lee
Award Sponsor: 21st Century Equipment
Intermediate All Around
Award Sponsor: 21st Century Equipment
Senior All Around
Award Sponsor: Master Flooring Group, LLC
Grand Champion Mare
Grand Champion Junior Stylist: Lillian Fournier. Award Sponsor: Head 2 Toe
Reserve Champion Junior Stylist: Peyton Woodmancy. Award Sponsor: Grant Floral
Grand Champion Senior Stylist: Jordyn Bartels. Award Sponsor: Grant Pharmacy
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
Technology plays a key role in the study of irrigation water use in a five-acre demonstration corn plot southeast of Imperial.
This marks the first year of what will be a multi-year study to collect data to ...
Our FSA State Director has issued a press release for the state of Nebraska concerning the disaster conditions this year, and I’m inserting it into my column, as it is very informational.
Programs and actions that may assist include:
• Notice of ...
Efficient water usage will be the emphasis of a University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) Extension Water and Crops Field Day scheduled for Tuesday, Aug. 10, at Big Springs with field research tours at the West Central Water Resources Field Laboratory (WRFL)....
A new webinar series offered by University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension helps producers make irrigation scheduling decisions based on data from soil water monitoring equipment.
Irrigation scheduling can conserve water and money, but many producers do ...
Application deadline Aug. 11, through the Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Agriculture producers are now eligible to receive assistance to renovate shelterbelts, restore forested riparian buffers, increase irrigation efficiency and improve h...
“This sign-up opportunity for USDA’s Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) is critical to the Nebraska environment and for a greener and healthier America,” announced Farm Service Agency State Executive Director Dan Steinkruger.
A coed softball tournament was held in conjunction with the Perkins County Fair, ending Thursday, July 29. The winning team included (Front row, l-r): Emily Carlson, Lisa York, Wendy Skeels, Sandy Waitley, Rachelle Fryzek, Amy Thelander. Back row: Kirk ...
Several teams were able to escape the upper 90s temps and cool off in the mud pit at the annual mud volleyball tournament held Friday, July 30 at the Perkins County Fairgrounds. Jordan Mahnken reaches for a stray ball while teammate Kye Kurkowski lends ...
All hunter education graduates who are at least 11 years old and have not graduated high school are invited to compete in the annual Nebraska High School Small Bore Rifle Silhouette Championships.
The event will be held Sept. 25 at Pressey Wildlife M...
It’s that time of year again, and where has the summer gone? With just a couple weeks until school starts make sure your children have their immunizations.
In Nebraska, children are required to be protected by immunization against various diseases in o...
College season is almost underway. Parents who are preparing to send a child to college soon, make sure your student receives the meningitis vaccinations.
Meningitis or “spinal meningitis” is an inflammation and an infection of the membranes that cov...
As I lay on the couch a while back, my husband says to me, “How do you come up with your ideas each week?” My reply was simply, “I don’t know, I just do. I sit at my computer and think of things that have gone on and food that is good, and I writ...