EDITOR’S NOTE: In celebration of Valentine’s Day, the Tribune is featuring four Grant couples who have been married for different lengths of time.
Jason Reese and Tom Schroder serve pancakes, eggs and sausage at the annual pancake feed held by the Grant Lions Club on Thursday, Feb. 2. They served 290 people and raised $3,200. Thrivent Financial donated $250 to help with expenses. The money will be donated to community members to help with medical expenses. (Photo by Brooke Pankonin)
Members of the Perkins County Pool Project Committee accept a $2000-plus donation from the Grant Lions Club at their annual pancake feed on Feb. 2. Those present include Laurie Schmitt, Connie Pofahl, Rex Wilson, Brittany Pofahl, Gary Talich, Melissa Wilson and Lisa Schmitt. (Photo by Brooke Pankonin)
Several Perkins County Health Services employees wore red on National Wear Red Day on Friday, Feb 3 to raise awareness for heart disease and stroke. According to the American Heart Association, heart disease and stroke cause one in three deaths among women each year, killing approximately one woman every 80 seconds. Fortunately, 80 percent of cardiac and stroke events may be prevented with education and action. (Photo by Brooke Pankonin)
By Samantha Goff