Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska, Perkins County Head Start will be taking applications for the 2010-2011 program year on Monday, Oct. 11, from 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Head Start is a child and family development program for three and four year old...
Pam Stenzel speaks to approximately 700 area youth on Sept. 21, educating them on “sex still has a price tag.” A program was also presented to parents the previous evening, educating them on how to talk to their kids. Her assembly at Ogallala Public S...
Tennessee’s’ mascot is the Volunteer, but they had a couple extra volunteers on the field at the end of their game with LSU this past weekend.
If you watched the game, it was a really bizarre ending. LSU got into scoring range on about the three-...
By Jan Rahn
Two individuals with ties to Grant were among those inducted into the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame recently.
Longtime Plainsmen coach Larry Pritchett joined four other coaches in the state as honorees at the ...
By Pastor Vince Carrig
Quarterback Michael York finished three drives with touchdown runs and an intrusive Perkins County secondary swiped four interceptions so the Plainsmen could wrestle a 31-13 win from the Bayard Tigers Friday night i...
By Jan Rahn
Struggling to regain their competitive edge, the Perkins County Lady Plainsmen lost four of five games last week as they gear up to face the Lady Longhorns of Imperial on Thursday night.
The Lady Plainsmen hosted a...
By Shari Friedel
The Plainsmen cross country team joined 21 other teams attending the Kearney Invitational on Monday, Sept. 27, and in spite of unpleasant running conditions, did well, said Coach Paula Wurst.
Temperatures in the 8...
The weather was perfect at the Hershey Invitational golf tournament Monday, Sept. 28 and the girls took advantage by setting new personal lows, each lowering her previous best by several strokes.
“I have never had every member of a team do t...
Perkins County Schools
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Thursday, Oct. 7
4:00 PM PCS/SPVA Cross Country Invitational at Grant Golf Course
4:00 PM Junior High Football at Imperial
5:30 PM Reserve, JV, and Varsity Volleyball at Imperial
Friday, Oct. 8
By Christy Sheets
The Wallace Wildcats competed in the Wallace Triangular on Tuesday, Sept. 28.
The Cat’s first opponent was the Brady Eagles. The scrappy Eagles took the first set, but the determined Cats battled back to win ...
I have never EVER been a fan of Chinese cuisine. However, recently one of my good friends wanted to go out to eat and guess what she chose. I went along knowing that there had to be something there, if not just steamed rice, that I could force down.
By Shari Friedel
Arts Council Member
The artist Vincent Van Gogh is quoted as saying, “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.”
What better way to describe this month’s display at Meadowlark Gallery in Grant?...
By Travis McConnell
The Wallace Wildcats got back into the win column Friday night with a physical defensive effort and a huge offensive night from senior Sean May, as they defeated the Wauneta-Palisade Broncos, 50-20.
By Adrienne Turner, RT, (R)
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women, exceeded only by lung cancer.
Statistics indicate that one in eight women will develop ...
Do you have a closet full of clothes and nothing to wear? Would you like to be able to condense your closet and still have a complete wardrobe at your finger tips?
Jean Ramsey from Broken Bow will be sharing her tips on the “Seven Day Basic Outfit...
KJLT radio will hold its annual Sharathon Oct. 12, 13 and 14. This broadcast will be hosted by John Townsend, Gary Hofer and special guests Uncle Charlie from the Children’s Bible Hour, and Ward Childerston, longtime friend of KJLT.
Sharathon 2010 ...
Nebraska’s Vocational Rehabilitation offices will hold events across the state to recognize October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month and to promote the employment and advancement of workers with disabilities.
In this area, the neares...
Mental Illness Awareness Week Oct. 3-9
Mental illnesses are medical illnesses, according to Director of Behavioral Health at the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services.
“When people realize that, there will be less stigma associated wit...
By Michael Sylvan
Social Security District Manager
It has been said before, but it’s worth saying again: Social Security is the nation’s most successful domestic program. It has helped America by helping Americans, one at a time.
This year ...
While the number of miles driven by U.S. motorists over the past five years has increased just 2 percent, the number of deer-vehicle collisions in this country during that time has grown by ten times that amount.
Using its claims data, State Farm®, ...