Telephone conference report to Palisade, Grant on Tuesday, May 24
By Russ Pankonin
The Imperial Republican
The biggest news coming out of the Legislature this week is their decision to adjourn three days early.
Senators will use just 87 of the all...
Hamilton and Fanning short by inches, seconds
By Josh Sumner
The Wauneta Breeze
Wauneta-Palisade high jumper Jonee Maris tied her best height of the year en route to an eighth place tie at last weekend’s Nebraska State Track Meet at Omaha Burke.
Athletic achievements were recognized by coaches and fans at Monday evening’s annual Athletic Banquet at the Wauneta gymnasium, sponsored by the WP Bronco Boosters and Wauneta-Palisade Schools.
Among the highlights of the evening was the presentation ...
Academic achievement and benchmarks attained throughout the school year were celebrated at Wauneta-Palisade Schools last Monday during Honors Night Activities.
The following awards were granted:
Algebra 2 — Hayden Pollmann, Jasymn Smi...
Wau-Pal senior Colby Skelton has made it official: He’ll be suiting up for the Doane College football team next season. Skelton is pictured with his parents as he signed his letter of intent to continue his gridiron career.Pictured from left, Evelyn S...
CSO All-Star Basketball Game Friday in Cambridge
Don’t miss what might be the final chance to see WP seniors Chris Bartels, Drew Harris and Ricky Martin on the floor together, when they participate in this year’s CSO All-Star Game in Cambridge. Betha...
Politics makes strange bed fellows, goes the old saying.
That bed fellows aren’t always happy together should be the second part of that axiom.
Take the Nebraska State Education Association, for example. The NSEA, known generically as the state teache...
By Nebraska Governor
With Memorial Day approaching and the start of the summer travel season, I want to urge every single Nebraskan to buckle up every time you get into a vehicle.
Whether we are running an errand, picking up kids from...
By Jon Bruning
Nebraska Attorney General
Every year, an estimated 800,000 American children are reported missing - more than 2,000 children every day. As a parent of two beautiful kids, this statistic is both heartbreaking and frightening.
10 years ago this week
May 31, 2001
The fourth veterans’ monument at Wauneta’s Riverside Cemetery was dedicated during Memorial Day services.
Six members of the Class of 1931 celebrated their 70th reunion during alumni festivities. They were Della ...
(all times are local time)
For more information on any of these events contact your local Extension Office.
May 26—Curtis Youth Animal Science Field Day NCTA.
June 2—Imperial Sheep and Hog Tag Day 9:00-11:00 a.m. CT.
June 3—All Counties All...
On Sunday, May 29, the Chase County Museum will feature Charley Colton’s collection of postcards and collectibles from the Chase County area.
Colton began his postcard collection about seven years ago, with emphasis on Chase County. Two years ago, he n...
Because of the interest in this year’s Buffalo Commons Storytelling Festival Wild West Bus Tour — which will include a tour of the canyon lands of the Republican River and Frenchman and Stinking Water Creeks — officials have added a second bus which...
The Palisade Blood Drive has been rescheduled due to a shortage of Red Cross staff.
The Palisade Blood that had been scheduled for May 24 has been rescheduled for Monday, June 20, 2011, from 12:30 to 6 p.m. CT at the Palisade Auxiliary Hall.
Mark this c...
Doane College recently announced 2011 high-school graduates who were offered Doane College scholarships in recognition of superior academic performance.
Chris Bartels and Colby Skelton, graduating seniors at Wauneta-Palisade High School, have been named...
Autumn Alberts, Luke Wright and Stacee Wright were among students who qualified for the spring 2011 academic honors lists at Chadron State College.
A total of 529 students were named to the academic honors list...
By Nola Straub
Graduations are fun? We were off to another graduation last week. This one for grandson Shawn in Kaycee, Wyo. David fixed his prime rib dinner. Next year when school starts they will have an empty nest except for holidays and a few week en...
Starring Aimee Teegarden and Thomas McDonell
Palisade’s Village-Wide Garage Sales Saturday
It will be a bargain hunter’s hey-day Saturday when Palisade community members kick off their Village-Wide Garage Sales at 7 a.m. MT/8 a.m. CT this Saturday, May 21.
Garage sale flyers identifying garage...
Brothers Grimm fairy tales were relived last weekend when Wauneta-Palisade students performed ‘Into the Woods, Jr.’ for this year’s high school musical. Shown at the Wauneta gymnasium on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the musical intertwines sever...