Following is a list of buyers and 4-H members that participated in the livestock sale at the 2010 Perkins County Fair.
Hatch’s Super Foods: Adam Lee market swine $438; Seth Burge market beef $496.50
Harchelroad Motors: Garrett Pollard market beef $...
Background: RI- PRF (Rainfall Index Pasture, Rangeland, and Forage) and VI-PRF (Vegetative Index
Pasture, Rangeland, and Forage) Pilot Policies provides producers the ability to purchase insurance for losses of forage produced for grazing or mechan...
Doug Beck of Grant is among the LEAD participants.
Nebraska LEAD Group XXX participants were announced by Terry Hejny, director, Nebraska LEAD (Leadership Education/Action Development) Program.
The newest members of Nebraska’s premier two-year...
A composting workshop is being offered to the general public and Extension Master Gardeners on Sept. 20 in North Platte.
This workshop will start at 7 p.m. CDT, at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln West Central Research and Extension Center, 402 W. St...
Big runs and mistakes decide the game.
By Pastor Vince Carrig
Quarterback Michael York ran for two touchdowns and the Plainsmen defense stuffed the Tigers’ wingback offense to give Perkins County a 27-0, opening-game win over Du...
By Shari Friedel
For the first time in years, the Lady Plainsmen were the victors in their season opener, a home game against the North Platte St. Pat’s Lady Irish Thursday, Sept. 1.
The girls’ confidence was boosted in the fo...
By Jan Rahn
Goodland, Kan. was the site for the season’s first cross-country meet with Perkins County runners competing against eight schools.
Medaling in third place her first time on the course this season was Perkins County’s...
By Travis McConnell
The Wallace Wildcats did something that sounds impossible Friday night, as they doubled their win total from last year in week one of the season. The Wildcats improved to 2-0 on the season, by coupling a week z...
By Christy Sheets
It was a real battle of the cats against the Paxton Tigers in Wallace on Friday, Sept. 3. The Lady Cats defeated a young scrappy Tiger team in straight sets Friday night (25-7, 25-7, 25-13).
The Tigers were to...
Janet Kuskie, a 10th grader from Perkins County Schools, is one of 13 Nebraska students whose art will be featured in the 2011 “Nebraska: Don’t Waste It!” environmental calendar.
The statewide contest is sponsored by the Nebraska Department of ...
Despite all of the struggles and trials people may come across in their lives, every girl and woman needs to remember that they are a princess. I was recently reminded of this by a good friend in an afternoon chat.
She handed me this recipe and told me...
Over 200 hand carved items are being featured at Meadowlark Gallery during the month of September.
Local artisans and members of the North Platte and Wauneta carving clubs are the contributors for this month’s show.
Local carver Archie Silvrants ...
The public is invited to a special mission event at Zion Lutheran Church in Grant, Saturday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m.
A potluck dinner will be held prior to the event at 6 p.m.
Speaker for the evening is Gary W. Thies, a mission development counselor wi...
Deadline for registration is Sept. 9
Investigating stalking and conducting threat assessments in domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking cases are among the topics to be covered in a training conference sponsored by the Nebraska State Patrol...
The 26th Annual Ogallala Indian Summer Rendezvous is set for Sept. 16-18 under the big tent in downtown Ogallala. Ogallala’s three-day fall festival is full of activities for the whole family. Throughout the entire event, there will be entertainment,...
Live from Holyoke, it’s The Rolling Stones through Fathom events. The very first Fathom event will take place Thursday, Sept. 16 at the Peerless Theatre.
For the first time in over 30 years, legendary concert footage from the tour will be unveiled by...
Do you have an antique lying around your house? Bring it over to the Christian Women’s Club “Antique Road Show” on Thursday, Sept. 16.
The Wallace Community Hall will be the place to bring curios and trinkets, gadgets and tools.
The Nebraska Safety Council of Lincoln is presenting the annual Panhandle Safety Conference and Exposition on Oct. 7 from 8:30 a.m.. to 3:30 p.m. at Western Nebraska Community College in the John N. Harms Advanced Technology Center.
This conference is ...
Nebraska AIDS Project (NAP) will sponsor the annual AIDS Walk “6 Cities, One Walk, One Purpose” on Sunday, Sept. 12 in Kearney and Hastings this year. The walk will be hosted at both locations simultaneously.
Hastings will host their walk at the Ha...
Labor Day is America’s third most popular outdoor grilling holiday, but not all Americans will pack away the barbecue grill after this celebration.
Outdoor grilling is at an all-time high, nearly double what it was 20 years ago, according to the m...