Thanks to an anonymous corn grower, the Madrid Volunteer Fire Department’s $2,500 closer to completing their SCBA mobile training unit.
After 43 years, the Barber Pole in downtown Grant, owned by Doug and Sharon Tatum, is under new ownership as of last week.
Lifelong Perkins County farmer Keith Olsen and his wife, Doris, of Grant will be recognized as one of three recipients of the 2020 Distinguished NEBRSKAlander honor from the NEBRASKAland Foundation
Thanksgiving sits just around the corner, and while many people have plans to spend the day with loved ones and a home-cooked meal, not everyone has that privilege.
Legion Post Commanders Mick Heinemann of Madrid, John Peterson of Elsie, Captain Pam Murphy, retired,and Acting County Commander Bernard Heinemann of Madrid salute as the American flags are retired Monday. They are joined by Methodist Pastor Lorri Kentner, who delivered the invocation and benediction at the Veteran’s Day program.
“We gather now to honor all those who have paid the highest price any American can offer to the Nation; to honor those wounded; to the surviving families who lost a loved one and to remember those