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  • Students named to Academic All-State status

    The Nebraska School Activities Association is pleased to announce the student recipients of the Fall 2010 Academic All-State Awards. The NSAA Award Program recognizes students who meet the criteria for nomination by their school in the season their activi...
  • Dating violence or abuse affects one in four teens

    What if your partner is abusing you and you want out?   • Don’t put up with abuse. You deserve better. • Know that you are not alone. Teens from all different backgrounds across the country are involved in or have been involved in a violent rela...
  • PCHS Quiz Bowl schedule

    Saturday, Feb. 26, Perkins County Invite at 9 a.m. MT at Perkins Co. High School Tuesday, March 1, Hershey Invite at 3 p.m. MT  at Hershey High School Tuesday, March 15, SPVA Conf. Tourney at 3 p.m. MT at Hershey High School Monday, March  21, Perkins C...
  • Grant resident featured in health publication

    Editor’s Note: Grant resident Kris Jaques, plagued by autoimmune problems for years, experienced dramatic improvement after trying a product called Nopalea, a wellness drink made from antioxidant-rich nopal cactus fruits believed to have health benefits...
  • Mealtime Makeovers...A taste of pear-adise!

    By Ashleigh Noyes Tribune Staff   Fruit is an essential part of any nutritious diet. There are so many things you can do with fruit, the list is endless! It can be breakfast, a snack, a salad, a dessert–you name it, fruit can do it! My mom went on a...
  • Artbeat...Full lineup planned at Meadowlark Gallery

    By Shari FriedelPCAAC Board Member As spring approaches, Grant’s Meadowlark Gallery will be coming to life with a new lineup of talent to be displayed at 246 Central Ave. Gallery Manager DeeAnn Tatum has booked a full schedule of events for the gallery...
  • What's Up...The stars have a lot to say

    By Vernon Whetstone Amateur Astronomer   I don’t necessarily hold with the idea of astrology. The notion that the location of the Sun, planets, and the stars can mean anything as far as having an affect on our lives is a little out there. I am a gre...
  • Settlement reached in fatal crash

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor A settlement of more than $1.4 million was reached last week in a federal lawsuit against the Pelster family of Elsie in seeking compensation for the death of Debra Palser.   The lawsuit, filed by the victim’s husband, Troy ...
  • Water and lotto figures released by city council

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Figures for monthly water usage and lotto were announced for January at the regular meeting of Grant City Council Tuesday, Feb. 8. Lotto sales in January were down considerably compared to the month of December. Sales were nea...
  • Former Keith County attorney and wife arraigned on embezzlement

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Keith County Court Judge Michael Piccolo presided over an arraignment last week of former Keith County Attorney Blake Edwards and his wife, Shirley. The two were charged with alleged embezzlement of nearly $18,000 from the Kei...
  • Scouts deliver valentines

    Daisy Girl Scouts have achieved two things lately—working on their “Considerate and Caring” Petal and bringing smiles to residents at Golden Ours Convalescent Home. Under the direction of leader Joan Craig, homemade valentines created by the Daisi...
  • Food safety course offered in Ogallala

    On Monday, March 14, the ServSafe Starters Food Safety program will be presented at the Keith County Fairgrounds, Ogallala, from 1-5 p.m. ServSafe Starters, a four-hour course, is the second level of the National Restaurant Association Food Safety Progra...
  • Soup and Pie Supper at Wellfleet UMC

    The Wellfleet United Methodist Church will hold their annual soup and pie supper on Sunday, Feb. 27.  A free-will donation will be accepted. Serving will be from 5-7 p.m.  CT at the Bethel Bible Camp fellowship hall in Wellfleet.  Six different home-m...
  • Wallace Volunteer Firefighters attended Winter Fire School

    Nearly 190 individuals attended the 19th Annual Mid-Winter Fire School on Feb. 6 at Holdrege High School. Among those attending from Wallace were Charles Andrews, Deb Jameson, Ray Jameson, Ryan Kuhlman, Shane Moore, Starleen Moore, Michael Sullivan, Lynn ...
  • Sing it from the heart

    Love was in the air on Monday, Feb. 14 with members of StuCo at Perkins County High School doing their share of spreading it. The students delivered “Singing Valentines” around the building and even traveled to the elementary school as a method of g...
  • Dr. Bottom honored for years of dedication

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Colleagues and friends from the medical community gathered at Perkins County Health Services last week to honor Dr. Paul Bottom. Saying “thanks” was the theme of the gathering where stories were heard, cake was shared, ...
  • Three families benefit from Lions feed

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor Thanks to the Grant Lions and the generosity of the community, three families have received monetary gifts that will make a difference in their lives. A frigid evening last week didn’t keep nearly 290 people from venturin...
  • Pheasants Forever hosts successful event

      The annual Perkins County Pheasants Forever banquet held Saturday night marked another year of the chapter’s success since forming in February 2009. Held at the Perkins County Fairgrounds, the evening began with a meal followed by the live aucti...
  • Legislature debates aid cuts to cities

    By Jan RahnManaging Editor In an effort to save the state $44 million over a two-year period, a bill introduced to lawmakers that would eliminate state aid to cities, counties and natural resource districts will move forward. At the request of Gov. Dave...
  • Christensen inquiring colleagues for support on enviro fund transfer

    Telephone conference report to Imperial, Grant, Palisade on Tuesday, Feb. 15.   By Josh SumnerThe Wauneta Breeze “The saga continues,” said Senator Mark Christensen regarding his quest to gain support for LB229–Senator Deb Fischer’s bill which...