G.A.D.G.E.T.’s (God Always Doing Great Exciting Things) Garage, Trinity Lutheran of Palisade Saturday Bible School, will be gathering on Saturday, Sept. 17 from 11:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. CT.
All children preschool to sixth grade are welcome to come and lea...
By Nola Straub
Football practice is over, games are underway and school is in swing. All of our Nebraska grand-boys are at school in Wauneta this year. The buses are on the roads again so give them a break and slow down when you see them. It is hot for p...
Few things can bring a smile to a kid’s face like a sunshine-filled recess and watermelon. Wauneta-Palisade first grader Seth Mercer beams from ear to ear as he enjoys a slice of BWTelcom watermelon last week.
BWTelcom’s Randall Raile and...
' The Smurfs ' in 3D
Showing this week at the
Chateau Theatre, downtown Wauneta
Sept. 9 - 10- 11
Showtime: 7 p.m. MT
Rated PG Running time: 103 minutes
Admission: $5 all ages
This week's movie is sponsored by:
Myra Grimm, Beryl Kn...
By Tina Kitt
The Wauneta Breeze
“Guardedly optimistic” is the term used by community volunteers working to ensure Heritage of Wauneta’s ongoing presence in Wauneta.
Several community members have taken the lead in exploring means to keep the ...
Still time to join MCC computer class in Palisade
A user- friendly computer class for beginners offered by McCook Community College is set for three Thursdays in September in Palisade.
The classes will focus on the basic understanding of computers and c...
Sunday will mark the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on New York City and Washington D.C.
Special ceremonies and observances are planned throughout the across America on the day now set aside each year as Patriot Day in honor of those who...
Helena’s ‘crazy guys’ awarded parade Grand Prize
Out rolls the “mysterious stone” in the parade’s Grand Prize entry by Helena Chemical of Imperial and Benkelman. The entry depicted the movie Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom and...
The Associated Press
Three months after Nebraska legislators adjourned the 2011 session, much of their work took effect Aug. 28, from a ban on remote distribution of abortion-inducing drugs to restrictions on picketing at funerals.
Keagan Haarberg gets a hand on Cheylin’s Ethan Young, slowing him down the 220-pounder enough for Weylin Davis, at right, to finish off the tackle as Donald Hunt, No. 42, moves in to assist. Despite a fierce defensive effort, the badly outnumbered and...
By Carl Williams
The Wauneta Breeze
With the hardwoods ready and time to break out the knee pads, Bronco volleyball is here with Coach Michelle Harchelroad starting her fifth season with new assistant coach Janessa Wood.
Opening last year with St. ...
Tailor Lee, No. 8, drills a kill against Cheylin as team mates, from left, Cassidy Rathe, Emma Skelton, Sydnee Harchelroad and Abbie Fanning stand ready to pick up a block in jayvee, season opening, volleyball action. The Broncs swept the Cougars ...
Bronco netters will host St. Francis in Wauneta in the season opener for the Bronco varsity beginning at 4 p.m. MT/5 p.m. CT.
WP gridders will host Potter-Dix in Wa...
Cody Fanning led the Doane Tiger football team in tackles with eight in their season opening win, 31-14, over Briar Cliff University on Saturday afternoon in Sioux City, Iowa. Fanning, a Wauneta-Palisade graduate and Bronco football standout, was credite...
BWTelcom’s Randall Raile and Gary McKain, at right, cut into juicy watermelons at the Wauneta Attendance Center as youngsters wait with anticipation. BWTelcom’s watermelon feed is an annual event at both Wauneta and Palisade as well as at the Du...
Vetter Health Services announced in July of this year that they will be closing the Wauneta nursing home on June 30, 2012. They will continue “business as usual” until June 30, 2012, as long as we have sufficient staff to care for our residents, and ...
By President Barack Obama
Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to get out of Washington, DC and travel to small towns and farm towns in the heartland of the country.
I sat down with small business owners, farmers and ranchers in Iowa; I had lun...
By Ed Howard
Gov. Dave Heineman decided to flat out oppose the route proposed for the TransCanada XL Pipeline.
Some people wondered: “What’s that about?”
Others said: “It’s about time!”
Heineman said what other critics ha...
10 years ago this week
Sept. 6, 2001
With $2,400 needed a Labor Day fundraiser for the Palisade Veterans’ Memorial brought in more than $3,000 to match an anonymous donation of $5,000 whose donor remained anonymous until the money was raised. Richard ...
10 years ago this week
Sept. 13, 2001
Several people with ties to Wauneta and Chase County including Jade Shopp, Kirk Yost, Clinton Barger and Sandra Maddux Conklin witnessed and/or were affected by the New York and Washington D.C. disasters on Tuesday,...