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  • Reinke recognizes Grant-based dealership

    Reinke Manufacturing, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanized irrigation systems, is excited to announce that Wendell’s Irrigation Sales and Service of Grant, has received a Gold Reinke Pride award in recognition of the company’s 2010-2011 marketin...
  • Annual West Central Cattleman’s series to start

    The annual West Central Cattleman’s series will begin Nov. 21. The first session will be in Ogallala Nov. 21 (at the Quality Inn.) This meeting will start at 5 p.m. MT. Two new locations have been added for the 2011-2012 season, Hayes Center, Neb. and ...
  • Attitude

    By Pastor Ronald VoteWallace Bible Fellowship Psalm 69:30 “I will praise the name of God with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving.” Many have just lost many acres of crop to storms, as I have. Has this affected your attitude? In today’s ...
  • Commissioner voting districts change in Perkins County

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Come the next election in Perkins County, some voters may see themselves in a new voting district. After discussions between the Perkins County Clerk and Perkins County Commissioners, a redistricting map was presented.      T...
  • Veterans Day programs scheduled

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor The 55th annual observanceof Veterans Day in Grant is set for Friday Nov. 11, hosted by American Legion Post No. 40 of Grant. Wallace School will host a program for veterans, guests and the student body.Grant The morning begins ...
  • Chamber Christmas open house set for Nov. 17

    Santa will be at The Barber Pole from 5:30-7 p.m. By Jan RahnManaging Editor Come “Ride Down Memory Lane” Thursday night, Nov. 17, during Chamber’s Christmas open house event in Grant. Shoppers can get in the spirit early and begin purchasing holi...
  • Thanksgiving feast for community is in two weeks

    Bring a favorite  salad, side dish, or dessert. By Jan RahnManaging Editor A warm invitation is extended to the entire community for the annual Thanksgiving Day feast set for Thursday, Nov. 24 at the American Legion Hall in Grant. For the past 27 years...
  • Pipeline bill introduced by Senator Dubas

    By Charlie LittonNebraska News Service The first day of a special  legislative session aimed at debating the state’s authority over oil pipelines lasted all of 16 minutes Tuesday, Nov. 6. It was long enough for Fullerton Sen. Annette Dubas to introduc...
  • Tour a ‘burning house’ at Grant fire hall as part of Chamber’s holiday open house event

    Bring your extinguisher for a test or refill. Refreshments. Drawings. By Jan RahnManaging Editor An educational adventure during Chamber’s holiday open house next week will provide insight and training for all ages at the Grant Volunteer Fire Departme...
  • Local veteran finally gets to take WWII Honor Flight

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Thousands of veterans around the country will be honored this week during annual Veterans Day observance. For local veteran Ken Terwilliger, the day holds special significance. He was fortunate to be part of a World War II Ho...
  • File 2290 form at Perkins County Treasurer’s office

    Congress has passed and the president has signed an extension of the Heavy Highway Vehicle Use tax, a 2290 form. Individuals who have a vehicle that has a registration weight of more than 27 tons are required to fill out a 2290 form. Recently a postcard w...
  • Rules for Chamber Greenbacks giveaway

    • Registration for the drawings begins the evening of the Chamber Open House on Thursday Nov. 17. • Shoppers must make a purchase to receive an entry ticket. • Shoppers must be 18 years old to register and there will be allowed only one winner per f...
  • Grant family provides gruesome good time

    Providing a fun and spooky Halloween event for kids, the Hite family of Grant and assorted community members constructed a “haunted movie theatre” haunted house and gave tours on Sunday, Oct. 30. “We do something like this about every other year j...
  • Our Community’s History

    By M. Lee Tribune Staff Mysterious letter sent to Grant resident One Year AgoNovember 4, 2010 In a 259 to 168 vote, Perkins County unofficially elected Dave Hoffert to serve as the next District 2 Commissioner. There were 736 registered voters in Distr...
  • High school all-state musicians selected

    Each year, over 2000 of the best high school musicians in the state audition for the Nebraska all-state band, chorus, jazz band and orchestra which are sponsored by the Nebraska Music Educators Association. Selection as a member of one of these groups i...
  • PCS activity schedule

    November 14-20Monday, Nov. 14Start of high school basketball/wrestling practice3 p.m.    Middle school wrestling @ North Platte St. Pats6:30 p.m.    FCCLA meeting7 p.m.    School board meeting @ HS libraryTuesday, Nov. 158:15 a.m.     NSIAAA/N...
  • Wallace fifth graders collecting books for needy children

    The fifth grade class  at Wallace School is doing a year long project to earn 1,000 books before the school year is over. The class is doing this to deliver books for children in need. The class would really appreciate it if people would bring  childr...
  • Pitching with Pritch...It’s tough but rewarding

    By Larry PritchettPast PCHS Activities Director Being a coach was what I wanted to do from the time I was a sophomore in high school. Being able to coach for the number of years that I did was for the most part very enjoyable. I miss doing it a great de...
  • Plainsmen eliminated from playoffs as Crofton makes big plays for 37-9 win

    By Pastor Vince CarrigSports Writer Cornerback Austin Wootman intercepted two passes, returning one “to the house” and the other four yards away to create huge shifts on the scoreboard and thrust his Warriors to a 37-9 win over the Plainsmen in last W...
  • Lady Plainsmen take runner-up plaque

    Lady Plainsmen volleyball players fell just short of their goal of making it to the state tourney when they lost to district champions North Platte St. Pat’s Lady Irish on Friday, Nov. 4 at Sutherland High School. Perkins County team members are (Fron...