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  • Pitching with Pritch

    College ball still exciting By Larry Pritchett Sports Columnist Last week the NCAA National Championship games were played in both the Men’s and Women’s Division one classifications. Duke of course won the men’s game and UConn won the women’s ga...
  • PCS athletes showcase talent at home

      By Tim Linscott Managing Editor The E. Lee Todd Invitational in Grant annually brings a wide array of track talent from throughout the region to test Perkins County athletes to their fullest.This year was no exception with many PCS track athletes p...
  • Golfers at DCS Invite on April 7

    By Tim Linscott Managing Editor Finishing third at the Dundy County-Stratton Golf Invite on April 7 gave the Perkins County Plainsmen a good view of how the season is going to shake out.PCS finished with a team score of 362 while Dundy County-Stratton wo...
  • Wildcats on the road at DC-S Invite

    By Tim Linscott Managing Editor Continuing to pick up momentum and define their roles on the track and field are the Wallace Wildcat track athletes.The Wildcats were at the Dundy County-Stratton Invite on April 7 and the boys squad was sixth with 60 te...
  • Bowling News

    Bowling Bags Week of April 2 High Game Melinda Nielsen - 209 Lori Wortman - 190 Alicia O’Gorman - 186 High Series Melinda Nielsen - 535 Bernie DeForest - 511 Lori Wortman - 489...
  • Stewart honored for years as coach

    By Tim Linscott Managing Editor After 35 years of coaching, Richard Stewart, a 1967 graduate of Venango High School, hung up his clip board and received a welcome surprise.On March 28, Stewart was the recipient of a Level 5 achievement award from the Col...
  • PCS Quiz Bowl squad district runner-up

    On Tuesday, April 7 the PC High School Quiz Bowl Team competed at Sutherland in the ESU 16 District Quiz Bowl Tournament.  The 14 schools competing included Arthur County, Brady, Hershey, Mullen, North Platte St. Patrick’s, Paxton, Perkins County, Su...
  • Swedberg recognized At Nebraska Young Artist Awards Day

    The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Performing Arts held its Nebraska Young Artist Awards on April 8.The Nebraska Young Artist Awards annually recognize 11th grade students from Nebraska who are gifted and talented in the ...
  • College Notes

    Lundvall named High Scholar Alexandria Lundvall of Wallace is among more than 1,800 UNL students who were honored during the All-University Honors Convocation April 12 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts.Lundvall, a freshman in the College of Agricul...
  • Tribune makes Youth Art Month donation to PCS

    On April 13 Becky Uehling (middle, left) of the Grant Tribune-Sentinel presented Perkins County Elementary art teacher Nicole Long and PCS fourth graders with a check for $200. The money was a portion of the cost of Youth Art Month ads created by PCS ...
  • Monsanto executive giving lecture April 21

    World Food Prize Laureate will speak at 3:30 p.m. at UNL Monsanto Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Robert Fraley will speak at the final Heuermann Lecture of the 2014-2015 season at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln April 21.Fraley,...
  • Area residents elected to leadership council

    The Nebraska Agricultural Leadership Council recently elected new officers and board members during its annual meeting.Newly elected officers are chairman of the board Terry Schutte of Lincoln, vice chair Greg Ibach of Sumner, secretary Leland Poppe of No...
  • NCORPE compact compliance operations cease

    The NCORPE augmentation project in Lincoln County has ceased Republican River Compact compliance operations for 2015, having prevented an irrigation shutdown on approximately 300,000 acres in the Republican Basin in 2014 and 2015.“An irrigation shutdown...
  • Dolezal attends training

    Michael Dolezal, Perkins County weed superintendent, recently attended the Nebraska Weed Control Association spring training, held at the Ramada Inn, Kearney on April 1-2, with the theme “Gearing up for a Successful Season.”Wednesday’s topics includ...
  • Changes in Perkins County Farms

    By Debbie Osler Comprehensive Plan Committee Member Editor’s Note: The following is one of a series of articles on the highlights of the Comprehensive Plan of Perkins County, adopted in 2013. The information includes results of census data, community ...
  • Resolution to allow voters to extend legislative term limits dies

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Nebraska voters will not get to vote on whether to extend the term limits for Nebraska state senators in the 2016 election. On Monday, LR7 failed to advance on a 22-20 vote, effectively killing the bill. During ...
  • Wheat Board announces two openings

    Directorship appointments for Districts 5 and 7 of the Nebraska Wheat Utilization, Development and Marketing Board (NWB) are open for appointment by the governor. The new term will begin July 1. Applications should be submitted by 5 p.m. CST May 29, 2015....
  • USDA grant provides opportunities for ag producers and small businesses

    Agricultural producers and small for-profit businesses are encouraged to attend the April 20 informational meeting to discuss energy opportunities available via the Rural Energy for America Program (REAP), which was announced on Dec. 29, 2014.  The Unite...
  • Endless junk mail sure does pile up

    Dear Editor, Does everybody get as much junk mail as I do? Last year from Jan. 1, 2014 to Dec. 31, 2014, I kept track of how many letters I got that asked for money donations. Everyone wants $25 up to $10,000. I think I got everybody beat. I got letters...
  • Easter fun

      The annual Easter egg hunt in Grant was held April 4 at the Grant City Park and was sponsored by the Beta Sigma Phi sorority. Above: The Easter Bunny helped Ana and Aiden Wyatt of Grant get ready for the egg hunt.     The annual Easter egg ...