Cooks looking to participate in the Venango Volunteer Fire Department’s first annual chili cook-off Saturday, March 11 should sign up by Saturday, March 4.
The Elsie seniors met for lunch on Tuesday, Feb. 21, and enjoyed a Valentine’s Day cake provided by Sandhills State Bank.
Meadowlark Gallery in downtown Grant will once again be open to the public starting Friday, March 3, and continuing into November.
From commemorative stamps to a performance by Hannah Huston, the Nebraska sesquicentennial celebration will include more than 20 events statewide to mark its 150th year of statehood.
Brooke Pankonin | Johnson Publications
Top: Chamber Past President Tori Gengenbach, right, presented the Grant Lions Club the Outstanding Organization of the Year award at their meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 25
Gengenbach presents the Outstanding Business of the Year award to Dale Johnson of Thrivent Financial
New Chamber President Andrea Brueggeman and Treasurer Dawnya Dreiling present Gengenbach with the Outstanding Chamber Member of the Year award
Elections for Perkins County Chamber officers and board members were held at the December meeting. Those elected accepted their positions at the annual chamber banquet on Wednesday evening, Jan. 25 at the senior center. Front row (l-r): Justin Coats, board member; Michelle Ross, secretary; Jamie Picquet, newly elected vice-president; Tori Gengenbach, outgoing president. Back row: Jeff Wallin, board member; Tawna Holmstedt, board member; Dawnya Dreiling, treasurer; Tonia Franklin, newly elected board member; Andrea Brueggeman, newly elected president.
By Brooke Pankonin
Grant Tribune Sentinel