Input is being sought from groups who utilize the dance hall kitchen located at the Perkins County fairgrounds.
Those in attendance at the Watkins family reunion included (l-r): Cathy Willhite, Tom Willhite, Kelly Kirkpatrick, Anne Kirkpatrick (seated,) Chris Parker, Susan Rudosky, Jim Rudosky, Don Watkins, Eric Watkins, Ann Watkins, Gregg Aten, Denice Aten, Becky Dugan, Wayne Aten, Jo Merrily King, Bev Norman, Dale Workman, Bonnie Workman, Kenneth Jacobson, Teri Jacobson, Doug Sexson, Dolores Sexson, Jim Jacobson, Linda Crandall, Mike Jacobson, Sara Watkins (holding Caden,) Shari Sexson, Joel Watkins (holding Skylar,) Anita Watkins, Dennis Watkins, Karen Watkins. Not pictured: Don Broughton and Casey Willhite.
On Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, Watkins descendants gathered in a city park picnic shelter in Grant, Neb., to enjoy a carry-in meal and renewing of family friendships.
A blood drive in memory of Emma Redinger will be held Tuesday, Sept. 12 and Wednesday, Sept. 13 in Ogallala.
Scams involving the IRS are circulating in the region. One involves phone calls, the other emails.
The tax asking will remain the same after discussion on the 2017-18 budget at a special meeting of the Grant City Council on Aug. 23. Over a dozen Grant citizens attended.