Shelby Cox | Johnson Publications

Riders Caidan Goana (12) and Bo Brennan (316) go head-to-head in the Open 65 class during the motocross June 10 at an NCMA event north of Wauneta at the Yucca Hills MX Track.

Shelby Cox | Johnson Publications

Members of this summer’s Wauneta T-ball team are (front row left to right) Jensen Yoder, Bailey West, Erin Knoetzel, Creighton Frecks, Myka Applegarth, Braelynn Sprague, (middle row left to right) Rayne Rogers, Parker Anderson, Gavin McKinney, Barrett Frecks, Emmitt Bardsley, Riley Einspahr, Alicyn Cox, Marlee Kramer, (back row left to right) coaches Reese West, Shelby Cox, Lynsie Crider and Dirk Vapenik

Rotary Satellite Club members include, left to right, Richard A. Baxter, Brock Malcolm, Stephanie Malcolm, Lisa Kisinger, Imperial Club President Laura Gaschler, District Governor Elect Dale Schultz, District Governor Jerry Milner and Kenneth Weaver. Two Palisade members not pictured are Josie Lytle and Kerry Miller.

Local News

The Wauneta Harvest Festival committee has been planning this year’s community celebration, set for July 26-29, 2018.

The Newsboys. Mercy Me. Amy Grant. Josh Groben. TobyMac.

Andrew Reuss, a Nebraska native who grew up in Papillion, completed a seven-week rotation at Chase County Community Hospital and Clinic this week.

Sports

Husker fans throughout Chase County turned out Tuesday morning to hear Husker football coaches speak during their Husker Nation Tour around Nebraska.

Faith Simpson was named most valuable player for the West team at Saturday’s Wild West All-Star Classic at McCook Community College.

Shelby Cox | Johnson Publications

Riders Caidan Goana (12) and Bo Brennan (316) go head-to-head in the Open 65 class during the motocross June 10 at an NCMA event north of Wauneta at the Yucca Hills MX Track.

The Nebraska Cornhusker Motocross Association (NCMA) held a full weekend of motocross action June 9-10 at Yucca Hills MX Track north of Wauneta.

Ag & Business

Several important bills were passed or advanced this week, including the heavily debated bill regarding federal Title X funding in the state budget.

Celebrate National Public Health Week, April 1-7 with Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD).  Join the SWNPHD staff and board members in promoting healthy lifestyles and behaviors to

Farm Credit Services of America (FCSAmerica) announced last week eligible customer-owners will receive checks this month totaling $1,683,000—their share of the financial cooperative’s $200 million

School

The busy alumni weekend has come and gone once again. Honored class members and alumni who returned for the alumni banquet had several activities to keep them entertained.

Class of 1948
From front left, DeLores Taylor Denker, Barbara Pennington Johnson, Marilyn Rousey Walker, Bob R. Hardy, back left, Vivian Priest Todd, Lela Kennedy Hamilton and Carroll Greene.

The annual Wauneta/Wauneta-Palisade High School Alumni Banquet is set for this Saturday, May 26.

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