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  • Wildcats compete at Dundy County Stratton meet

    By Russ PankoninGrant Tribune-SentinelWallace’s track teams finished fifth in the girls’ competition and sixth in the boys’ competition at the Dundy County Stratton meet April 5.Maggie May turned in the highest place finish for the girls, taking s...
  • Perkins county students earn recognition for artwork

    Thirteen students received recognition from the Phillips County Art Council’s 2016 Art Show held April 7-10 at Holyoke High School. Josie Osler received the Best of Show - Student Division for her drawing of a lion. Jonathan Hanson received third plac...
  • FCCLA excels at state conference

    Four officers from the Perkins County High FCCLA (Family, Career & Community Leaders of America) chapter attended the FCCLA State Leadership Conference and STAR Competition, April 3-5 in Lincoln. “Back to Our Future” was the theme of the meeting...
  • Richmond and Benge win gold

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  • Quiz bowl team ends their season fifth at districts

    ESU 16 held its annual district Quiz Bowl tournament in Sutherland Tuesday, April 5. Fourteen schools competed including Perkins County, Thedford, Arthur, Mullen, Ogallala, Maxwell, Brady, South Platte, North Platte St. Patrick’s, Hyannis, Sutherland, P...
  • Harm opens consignment store in Grant

    By Kara CosentinoGrant Tribune-SentinelGwen Harm, owner of Gwen’s Salon, is now also opening a consignment shop, retagit.The store is opening in the basement of her salon at 110 E. Third St., in Grant.Retagit offers its clients a 50-50 deal. If the ...
  • FSA Scoop

    Report livestock losses for assistance The Livestock Indemnity Program (LIP) provides assistance to eligible producers for livestock death losses in excess of normal mortality due to adverse weather and attacks by animals reintroduced into the wild by th...
  • Nebraska grain stocks up in March

    Nebraska corn stocks in all positions on March 1 totaled 956 million bushels, up 16 percent from 2015, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Of the total, 530 million bushels are stored on farms, up 23 percent from a year ago...
  • Prospective plantings unchanged or down from last year

    Nebraska corn growers intend to plant 9.70 million acres this year, up 3 percent from 2015, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.Soybean planted acreage is expected to be 5.30 million acres, unchanged from 2015.All hay acreag...
  • Governor Ricketts proclaims National Auctioneers Day in Nebraska

    Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts signed a proclamation declaring April 16, 2016 National Auctioneers’ Day in Nebraska. The governor recognized the valuable service Nebraska’s auctioneers provide to the public. The auction method of marketing provides c...
  • Apply early for passport renewals

    In 2007, the U.S. Department of State experienced an unprecedented surge in passport applications, issuing over 18 million passports as a result of the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative. The initiative required those traveling by air to Mexico, the Car...
  • Household hazardous waste collection slated for April 23

    The 2016 Household Hazardous Waste Collection will be held on Saturday, April 23 at the Perkins County Fairgrounds in Grant from 8-9 a.m. and the Imperial waste collection site from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.It is open to everyone in the area including neighbo...
  • USDA offers homeownership opportunities with no down payment

    Purchasing a home may actually be more affordable than renting and financing is available with no down payment in rural communities through USDA Rural Development housing programs. Eligibility is based on income, acceptable credit, repayment ability and a...
  • Statewide traffic survey being conducted

    The Nebraska Department of Roads is currently conducting a statewide traffic survey as part of a national safety study. Part of this survey is counting traffic volume on lower volume local roads that typically are not counted as part of the annual count p...
  • Goodwin selected as March Senior

    Perkins County High School senior Renae Goodwin of Madrid, Neb., was selected for the honor of Senior of the Month for March 2016.She was born in Colorado Springs, Colo., and in eighth grade moved to Perkins County where she has learned to appreciate sm...
  • Frank and Alice Jantzen to celebrate 75 years of marital bliss

    By Russ PankoninGrant Tribune-SentinelIt’s only fitting Frank and Alice Jantzen’s 75th wedding anniversary falls on a Sunday this year. When asked their secret to such a long marriage and long life, Frank simply answered, “Serving the Lord.” ...
  • Travelers appreciate Grant hospitality

    By Russ PankoninGrant Tribune-SentinelYang Chen and her husband Zhuofu Bai knew how to drive in snow, having lived in Cleveland, Ohio for the last six years.But they had never experienced the kind of white-out snowstorm that hit southwest Nebraska and...
  • Temps spur the gardening itch

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  • Drive 4 UR School to benefit school efforts

    By Kara CosentinoGrant Tribune-SentinelPerkins County Schools will get the opportunity to earn up to $6,000 for academic and sports projects this Saturday during Ford’s Drive 4 UR School event.Wolf Auto of Ogallala is hosting the one-day event, which co...
  • PCHS recognizes medical providers

    Perkins County Health Services celebrated National Doctor’s Day Wednesday, March 29. Medical providers were honored with a noon meal, gifts, cake and a proclamation of appreciation by PCHS CEO tor Jim LeBrun.National Doctor’s Day is commonly celeb...