Gearing up for harvest

Gearing up for harvest

From left, Kolt Majors, Clay Majors and Don Majors work on their combine to get it ready for this year’s wheat harvest. (Dharma Blake-Cole | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Dharma Blake-Cole The Wauneta Breeze Both the Crosson farm and Bartels home sites are about two to three weeks out from wheat harvest. Clay Majors, a sixth generation family member and resident on the Bartels farm, has been working hard to keep his crops growing and making sure everything is in working order...

Village board reviews new Wauneta website

Village board reviews new Wauneta website

The new official Village of Wauneta website, located at www.wauneta.com, went live on Friday, June 5. The site, designed by Champa Group, LLC, will continue to have new content added daily. (Courtesy Illustration)   By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   The Village of Wauneta is the proud owner of a brand new website and the Village Board of Trustees took a gander at the new site at their regular monthly meeting last Tuesday, June 9. Champa Group, LLC was commissioned by...

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Harchelroad brings home MVP from Sertoma Classic, Towery second in kills

Harchelroad brings home MVP from Sertoma Classic, Towery second in kills

Lesley Towery, Wauneta-Palisade coach Michelle Harchelroad and Sydnee Harchelroad participated in Saturday’s Sertoma All-Star Volleyball Classic. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane...

Rare double eagle scored during the Father’s Day 3-Man Scramble at Enders Lake Golf Course

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   This past weekend a true rare golf event took place during the Imperial Jaycee tournament at Enders Golf Course. The team of Tom Luhrs, Travis Luhrs and...

ELGC team wins Hospital Foundation’s 8th annual Slice Fore Life benefit

The team playing for Enders Lake Golf Course won the 8th Annual Chase County Hospital Foundation Slice Fore Life Golf Benefit held June 13 at the Enders Lake Golf Course. The team of Matt Klima and...

Sertoma Volleyball Classic to be played Saturday in McCook

By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze Sydnee Harchelroad and Lesley Towery continue their busy summer Saturday with the 24th Annual Sertoma All-Star Volleyball Classic. The game will begin at...

Wauneta ball field to be busy Friday

The Wauneta-Palisade C team lost to Imperial 4-5 June 9. Above, Haylee Sandman flips the ball to Randii Reikofski to get the out. Below, Ryleigh McCrumb steps on first base. The team will be in action...

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Wauneta population steady in 2014 Census estimate

By Russ Pankonin The Wauneta Breeze   Population in Wauneta continues to remain steady at 577, according to the Census Bureau’s latest estimates for 2014. While the 2014 estimate fell by one...

Discount available on Chase County Fair carnival mega passes with advance purchase

Discount offered on mega passes purchased by July 31 By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   Ride enthusiasts who plan to enjoy multiple days of the carnival at the Chase County...

Local treasures bought, sold

Brody Nordhausen looks at items for sale in front of The Beauty Bar. (Dharma Blake-Cole | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Dharma Blake-Cole The Wauneta Breeze   On Saturday, June 20 Wauneta held...

Murder Mystery Night offers fun night out

Several area residents met at the Wauneta Senior Center on Saturday, June 13 to act out a murder mystery. The evening, organized by Cindy Fischer, invited participants to come in period-dress and act...

Young minds discover a story behind every hero

Cindy Acton teaches a group of Story Hour regulars how to play I Spy after they had all checked out their books for the week. This year’s Story Hour theme is “Every Hero Has a Story.” The summer...

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Palisade High School alumni gather for triennial reunion

Palisade High School alumni gather for triennial reunion

Viron Baxter, left, was the sole member of the Class of 1940 in attendance at Friday night’s banquet. However, his wife, Mildred Baxter, who taught elementary classes from 1939 to 1942 was also in...

College spring course schedule released

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican   The snow blew earlier this week, the “Winterim” classes are underway at Mid-Plains Community College (MPCC), and the Imperial Extended Campus has announced...

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MPCC presented Chamber First Dollar

MPCC presented Chamber First Dollar

Lena Koebel, left, with Mid-Plains Community College was presented a First Dollar plaque by Wauneta Chamber President Rod Keiser at the June 10 Wauneta Chamber meeting. First Dollar plaques are one...

Gearing up for harvest

Gearing up for harvest

From left, Kolt Majors, Clay Majors and Don Majors work on their combine to get it ready for this year’s wheat harvest. (Dharma Blake-Cole | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Dharma Blake-Cole The Wauneta...

Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association donates to Wauneta

NCPA (Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association) partnered with BRAN (Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska) this year in honor of BRAN’s 35th year and the NCPA’s 100th year. NCPA chose to partner with...