Chip Maupin was fond of the sushi served in Nagoya, Japan. He also enjoyed the local culture in the city of more than two million people. And, while sightseeing certainly was on tap during his recent eight-day trip to Japan’s third-largest city, Maupin ...
Confirmation for Mother of Sorrows parish in Grant, Resurrection of Our Lord parish in Elsie, and St. Mary’s parish in Wallace was Saturday, Oct.30, 2010. Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz of Lincoln confirmed 19 children from the three parishes at Mother of S...
Southwest Nebraska Resource Conservation and Development would like to invite everyone to their annual banquet Tuesday, Nov. 16 at the Chief Motel Poolside area (612 West B, McCook) at 6 p.m. CT. The theme for the evening will be “Innovators.”
By Jan Rahn
Residents of the county gathered Saturday night to attend the annual banquet of the Perkins County Community Foundation (PCCF).
The foundation’s event included a meal, check presentation and speaker at the Grant Un...
By Jan Rahn
In another week, downtown Grant will come alive with holiday spirit when Chamber hosts the annual Christmas Open House.
Promoting the theme, “Christmas in Grant—Tied Up With Bows,” retailers and vendors will enjoy ...
The public is warmly invited to the 26th Annual Community Thanksgiving Feast to be held on Thursday, Nov. 25.
This special event will take place at the American Legion Hall in Grant beginning at noon on Thanksgiving Day, organized and hosted by Bob and D...
During the election season, we provide editorial space for voters to express their comments about upcoming elections and candidate preferences.
While that privilege is extended to voters, we typically do not allow candidates to use Letters to the Editor ...
By Larry Pritchett
Past PCHS Activities Director
Here are some items from this past week that caught my attention. Some surprised me, some didn’t and a lot of what happened is what makes athletics so interesting.
First of all, regardless of all t...
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Wednesday, Nov. 3
6 p.m. Football, 2nd round playoffs at North Platte St. Pat’s. Plainsmen vs. Irish
Friday, Nov. 5
1 p.m. Junior High wrestling a...
By Pastor Vince Carrig
Linebacker Michael York stole two turnovers from Hershey and ran both in for scores to distance his Plainsmen from the Panthers in a 28-7 opening-round playoff win Thursday night in Grant.
With Hershey in...
District coaches have selected six Plainsmen to the NSAA C-2 All-District 10 team. On offense, quarterback Michael York, running back Brody Prante and lineman Vinny Ross gained recognition.
Coaches picked Tyler Brott as a defensive lineman, and defensive...
By Shari Friedel
District volleyball action began Monday, Nov. 1 with the Lady Plainsmen coming up against number three ranked Dundy County-Stratton in match two of the C2-11 bracket.
Intensity, determination and tenacity fueled...
By Travis McConnell
The Wallace Wildcats hit the road last Thursday, as they traveled four-and-a-half hours to O’Neill to take on the St. Mary’s Cardinals in the first round of the state playoffs.
The Cardinals used the offe...
By Christy Sheets
The Wallace Wildcats traveled to face the D1 Broncos of Wauneta-Palisade on Tuesday, Oct. 26. The Lady Cats won the match in straight sets, 25-13, 25-17 and 25-18.
Leading the team offensively against Wauneta-Palisa...
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
The Nebraska Beef Council (NBC) will hold election in four districts during the month of November.
Elections will be held in Districts 2, 4, 6 and 8. District 6 includes much of southwest Nebraska.
By Mary Karash
County Executive Director
Farm Service Agency, Grant, NE
USDA has announced the availability of a Conservation Loan Program that will provide farm owners and farm-related business operators access to credit to implement conservation ...
The sixth annual Nebraska Ag Classic will be held at the Ramada Inn, Kearney, Dec. 14-16.
Nebraska native Karen Ross, undersecretary to the Secretary of Agriculture, USDA has tentatively confirmed participation in the 2010 Nebraska Ag Classic.
The Perkins County High School marching band joined the University of Wyoming band and 16 other area
high school bands to provide halftime entertainment at the Cowboys vs. San Diego State University
Aztecs football game on Saturday, Oct. 30 in Laram...
Perkins County Middle School is pleased to announce the students on honor roll for the first quarter in 2010.
All A’s: Hannah Beck, Zak Kurkowski, Shane Ourada, Amanda Reichert, Samantha Snogren, Christian White.
A Average: Noah Anderson, James Carrig...
Mr. Doran Johnson, chair of Choral Affairs for the Nebraska Music Educators Association, is pleased to announce that Perkins County High School music students Debbie Dahlkoetter, second soprano; Calla Mailand, first soprano; and Tori Osler, second soprano...