Samantha Goff | Johnson Publications

Mrs. Darlene Hatch demonstrates the use of the new scooter that is now available for use at Hatch’s Super Foods, by cruising through an impromptu grocery store obstacle course in the Perkins County Elementary School gym at an assembly on March 6. 

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Samantha Goff | Johnson Publications

Mrs. Darlene Hatch demonstrates the use of the new scooter that is now available for use at Hatch’s Super Foods, by cruising through an impromptu grocery store obstacle course in the Perkins County Elementary School gym at an assembly on March 6. 

By Brooke Pankonin

Grant Tribune Sentinel

By Brooke Pankonin

Grant Tribune Sentinel

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article explores literacy in the community, one of the three focuses of the new literacy initiative at the library.

By Russ Pankonin

Imperial Republican

Grant Lions Club will be sponsoring a household hazardous waste collection on Saturday, March 25 at the Perkins County Fairgrounds from 8-9 a.m.

Sports

Charles Johnson

Four Perkins County Schools boys and one girl have been chosen to represent the 2016-17 South Platte Valley Association (SPVA) All-Conference basketball teams. 

North Platte Community College Lady Knight Head Coach Richard (Dick) Thurin of Grant was named Region IX Division II Coach of the Year in his 16th and final season. 

Brooke Pankonin | Johnson Publications

The Perkins County boys basketball team includes (Front row, l-r): Michael Jones, Aaron Fay, Brenden Pankonin, Carson Thelander, Tyson Patrick, Alex Poppe. Middle row: Jack Kohl, Caleb Lagler, Tyler Thelander, Bryce Wilson, Spencer Ross, Caden Waitley, Domonic Wendell. Back row: Evan Sestak, Charles Johnson, Derek Sis, Bailey Schrotberger, Miles Lagler, Alex Patrick, Michael Beck, Tanner Burge. Not pictured: Josh Johnston. 

By Samantha Goff

Grant Tribune-Sentinel

Johnson Publications file photo

“Dick Thurin and the last side line conference of the year” reads the caption from this file photo of the state championship game printed in the March 6, 1985 issue of the Grant Tribune-Sentinel. 

By Brooke Pankonin

Grant Tribune-Sentinel

Tandy Overstreet

Senior Bailey Schrotberger hovers over the Southwest defense and takes a shot for the Plainsmen.

By Samantha Goff

Grant Tribune-Sentinel

Nora Jameson

In the Wallace Boys Basketball D2-8 Sub-Districts vs Eustis/Farnum on Feb. 21, Wallace senior Robbie Nelson is a finger roll over the Eustis/Farnum defenders.  

by LaDonna Swedberg

Tribune Correspondent

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