Strand, Crowell crowned Homecoming queen, king

Strand, Crowell crowned Homecoming queen, king

Homecoming royalty was crowned following last week’s football game against Silver Lake. Nicole Strand was named Homecoming Queen and Gage Crowell Homecoming King. Chris Carl and Sydnee Harchelroad, right, were named first attendants. Austin Hicks and Kian Jones, left, were named second attendants. Crown bearers, center front, were kindergartners Kreyton Wiese and Sawyer Vrbas. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)

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Mustangs run by Broncos on Homecoming

Mustangs run by Broncos on Homecoming

Joseph Sramek (51) runs past a would be tackler with Chris Carl (57) leading the way. (Diane Stamm | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   The defending Six-Man State...

WP volleyball headed down the homestretch

By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta-Palisade volleyball season has slowed down in the past 10 days. Following a game Tuesday against Medicine Valley, WP is idle until Monday when it...

Spots still open for Saturday’s youth mentor hunt at Champion

Volunteers still needed to help with event   The Southwestern Nebraska Pheasants Forever Chapter will host its 13th annual youth mentor hunt this Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This unique...

WP wins three, avenges loss to Hayes Center

Senior Leiauna Alberts leads the team in assists. (DeAnn Davis | The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze   Heading into a ten-day break, the Wauneta-Palisade volleyball...

Broncos lose close contest with Hayes Center, 23-30

Broncos Brody Nordhausen (18), Chase Rathe (45) and Tyler Carl (83) head for the fumble forced by Tyler Davis (left). (DeAnn Davis |  The Wauneta Breeze)   By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze...

WP Junior High volleyball on a roll

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44th District legislative candidates quizzed on their views at forum

44th District legislative candidates quizzed on their views at forum

Steve Stroup, left, and Dan Hughes, both of whom are seeking the 44th District legislative seat, participated in a forum in Imperial last week to discuss issues. (Imperial Republican Photos)   By...

Pastor Keith Wellman to be honored on 40 years in ministry

St. Paul Lutheran Church of rural Wauneta will have a special service on Sunday, Oct. 19 to celebrate Pastor Keith Wellman’s 40th year as a Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod pastor. Pastor David Kahle...

Independent Watson seeking U.S. Senate seat

Editor’s Note: There are two candidates running for U.S. Senate as Independent candidates. Both made campaign stops in Imperial this election season. This is the second of two stories on the Independent...

Chase County Jail inmate facing felony charges after jail cell damage

The pulled-down ceiling tile covered the floor. A broken toilet flooded the cell and part of the carpeted office with water. (Courtesy Photo)   By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican An...

Flu season approaching, Chase County Clinic awaits vaccine

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican It’s about that time of year again. People are starting to think about obtaining influenza shots for the upcoming season, which runs until about February....

Jim Jenkins running for Senate as Independent

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School board discusses floor coverings for classrooms

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   The Wauneta-Palisade Public School board met Monday evening for their regular October meeting. Although board members entered executive session at the...

Strand, Crowell crowned Homecoming queen, king

Strand, Crowell crowned Homecoming queen, king

Homecoming royalty was crowned following last week’s football game against Silver Lake. Nicole Strand was named Homecoming Queen and Gage Crowell Homecoming King. Chris Carl and Sydnee Harchelroad,...

Homecoming Friday, candidates announced

Gage Crowell, Austin Hicks, Chris Carl (front row, l to r) are candidates for 2014 Wauneta-Palisade Homecoming King and Kian Jones, Sydnee Harchelroad and Nicole Strand (back row, l to r) candidates...

FFA participates in District Land Judging

Diane Stamm |  The Wauneta Breeze WP FFA members Mike Lovell, Joseph Sramek, Logan Fischer (above, l to r) and Seth Straub (not pictured) took part in District Land Judging last week in Alma....

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Supreme court arguments between Kansas and Nebraska heard

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican   The nine justices of the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments from Kansas and Nebraska Tuesday on the 2013 findings of Special Master of William Kayatta,...

New Palisade business hopes to reconnect people with horses, visits Sunrise Heights residents

New Palisade business hopes to reconnect people with horses, visits Sunrise Heights residents

Last Wednesday Lori Britton, kneeling, with Little Patch of Painted Heroes, brought two miniature horses to Sunrise Heights of Wauneta to visit the residents. Donnaline Kitt, sitting, was one of the...

Nebraska to make oral arguments to U.S. Supreme Court on water master findings

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Nebraska Assistant Attorney General Dave Cookson will deliver oral arguments to the U.S. Supreme Court next week on the November, 2013 findings of...

Chamber seeks “Customer Service Person Award” nominees

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze   Now is the time to honor someone who has shown exemplary customer service. The Wauneta Chamber is celebrating “National Customer Service” month...