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Dr. Shane Banks (center) and Certifed Wound Ostomy Nurse CJ Einspahr (to his right) treat Norma O’Brien’s wound with the assistance of nurses Ann Aufdengarten (left) and Lydia Wolford (right) at the PCHS Wound Care Clinic that began treating patients in December. 

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Dr. Shane Banks (center) and Certifed Wound Ostomy Nurse CJ Einspahr (to his right) treat Norma O’Brien’s wound with the assistance of nurses Ann Aufdengarten (left) and Lydia Wolford (right) at the PCHS Wound Care Clinic that began treating patients in December. 

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Judge Donald E. Rowlands II sits on the Perkins County District Court bench for the last time as a full-time judge on Tuesday, July 24.

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Local News

Grant voters will check yes or no to a general obligation bond of up to $1.5 million for a new pool and bathhouse at the upcoming general election on Nov. 6. 

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Dr. Shane Banks (center) and Certifed Wound Ostomy Nurse CJ Einspahr (to his right) treat Norma O’Brien’s wound with the assistance of nurses Ann Aufdengarten (left) and Lydia Wolford (right) at the PCHS Wound Care Clinic that began treating patients in December. 

Perkins County Health Services is continuing to strive to meet the needs of their patients with the addition of the PCHS Wound Care Clinic. 

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The Perkins County Community Foundation Fund spearheaded the 7th Annual Cruise Night for the first year on Friday, Aug. 3. The previous six cruise nights were held by the City of Grant.

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The Grant area was hit with hail on Monday evening, Aug. 6.

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Judge Donald E. Rowlands II sits on the Perkins County District Court bench for the last time as a full-time judge on Tuesday, July 24.

Judge Donald E. Rowlands II served his last day as a full-time judge in Perkins County District Court on Tuesday, July 24. 

After a terrible car accident nearly five years ago, Craig Engel, son of Dave “Turkey” and Lisa Engel, has beaten the odds given to him by his therapist at MaDonna Rehab in Lincoln. 

Sports

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In attendance at Mike Trader’s basketball camp were (front row, l-r): Jackson Wykert, Madison Potts, Deon Lyle, Kyson Dilsaver and Ryan Long.

1968 Tribune photos

Fifty years ago, the Plainsmen claimed the 1968 Class C Boys State Basketball Championship by defeating Elkhorn St. John, 67-60.

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Charles Johnson played for the West team in the Sertoma Eight-Man All-Star Classic at Hastings College Saturday, June 16.

1968 PC High School Yearbook

The 1968 Nebraska State Basketball Champions included (l-r): Jim Armbruster, student manager; Mike Frerichs, Marvin Tickle, Paul Shellabarger, Larry Stohler, Robert Gloy, Gregg Chrisman, Larry Todd, John Long, John Mathes, Steve Aten, Gary Erlewine, student manager; and Coaches Dick Thurin and Larry Pritchett in front.

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Junior golfers include (front row, l-r): Ben Skeels, Brock Tines, Cade Kroeker, Brecken Uehling and Charis Goodell. Back row: Ella Uehling, Myles Bishop, Elijah Goodell and Daniel Hartman.

Pheasant Run Golf Course in Grant held a junior golf camp June 4-6. The 12 golfers, ages 7-12, received instruction on putting, chipping and short irons. 

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The Perkins County Soccer Club, represented by (l-r): Dillon Overstreet, Zaybreon Hansen and Zoe Hansen, receive a $1,000 donation from the Village of Madrid, represented by Village Clerk A

School

Wallace students will return to school on Thursday, Aug. 16 at 8 a.m. CT. 

Students at Perkins County Schools are likely to see many new faces in a couple weeks with the addition of seven new teachers. 

Taren Hendricks

As hard as it may be to believe, Perkins County School students will head back to school two weeks from today.

Ag & Business

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Employees at Aurora Cooperative came together on Friday, July 27 to celebrate the retirement of Kurt Payne.

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Governor Pete Ricketts speaks to the nearly 50 attendees at Aurora Cooperative’s A-Stop 24 pump station grand opening on Friday, July 20. Other speakers included (l-r): Roger Berry, Nebraska Corn Board director of marketing; Chris Vincent, Aurora Cooperative CEO; and Kevin Sagehorn, Aurora Cooperative vice president of marketing. Perkins County youth who took a seat in front to hear the governor speak included (l-r): Jacob Woodmancy, Peyton Woodmancy, Kenyon Gaar and Bryce Grothman. 

Governor Pete Ricketts cut the ribbon to commemorate the grand opening of Aurora Cooperative’s A-Stop 24 pump station Friday, July 20. 

Viaero Wireless stores in Nebraska have officially become authorized retailers of DISH network as of last  Friday,  July 20.

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