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Archive - Dec 2012

"In Remembrance"

December 31, 2012

Memorialize your loved one . . .

Anselmo-Merna to host After-Prom Basketball tournament

December 31, 2012

Anselmo-Merna Coyote Classic After-Prom Basketball Tournament

The A-M Coyote Classic After-Prom Basketball Tournament is scheduled for January 26th and 27th, 2013. Divisions will include 3rd & 4th graders, 5th & 6th graders, and 7th & 8th graders for both girls and boys. Entry deadline is January 12th, 2013 and will be limited to the first eight paid teams in each division. For more information, call (308) 643-2412.

December 28th

Dec. 28 Basketball scoreboard

December 28, 2012

Girls Basketball Scoreboard:
ENLS 40 Ansley-Litchfield 27
Sandhills/Thedford 47 Cambridge 27 (OT)
Sandy Creek 65 Broken Bow 19
Arcadia vs Twin Loup and Broken Bow vs Wood River reported yet.

Dec. 28 Basketball scoreboard

December 28, 2012

Girls Basketball Scoreboard:
ENLS 40 Ansley-Litchfield 27
Sandhills/Thedford 47 Cambridge 27 (OT)
Sandy Creek 65 Broken Bow 19
Arcadia vs Twin Loup and Broken Bow vs Wood River reported yet.

Dec. 28 Basketball scoreboard

December 28, 2012

Boys Scoreboard:
Ansley-Litchfield 56 Heartland Lutheran 39
Sandy Creek 50 Broken Bow 35 (Ord Tourney)
Sandhills/Thedford 32 Cambridge 29
Arcadia vs Twin Loup Score not reported yet

Bow grad shares Sandhills stories in first novel

December 28, 2012

Here in the newspaper business we have a saying - “everybody has a story.” Broken Bow native Betty Akin has lots of stories, and is ready to tell them.
Becoming an author was not something Betty had ever really thought about. After graduating from Broken Bow High School, Betty went off to Queen Anne’s School of Cosmetology in Kearney with some of her classmates, pursuing the dream of being a hairdresser.
After graduating from cosmetology school, Betty married a rancher and moved to the Brewster area. Word of the new “professional” in the area traveled fast.

Bow man charged with four felonies

December 28, 2012

It was a full docket of criminal cases as Custer County District Court convened Dec. 20, under Judge Karin Noakes.
Zachary R. Martinez, 18 of Broken Bow, appeared for arraignment in two separate cases. In his first case, Martinez is charged with : count 1 - first degree false imprisonment; count 2 - terroristic threats; count 3 - criminal attempt, distribution of a controlled substance.

December 27th

Nola (Leach) Rosentrater, 78

December 27, 2012

Nola G.(Leach) Rosentrater was born in Lantry, S.D., March 19, 1934, to Mildred A. and Conrad A. Leach.
Her parents and two brothers, Darrel C. Leach and Dale L. Leach, preceded her in home-going.
She is survived by four brothers, Robert E. Leach, Allen L. Leach, Eddie L. Leach, and Paul E. Leach; and three sisters, Donna M. Paden, Carol L. Traube and Joyce I. Baars .

Robert Blair, 67

December 27, 2012

Robert A. Blair, 67, passed away Nov. 24, 2012, in Napa, Calif. He was born Jan. 7, 1945, in Omaha, to Arlene and Ralph Blair.
Bob spent many years in Broken Bow, graduating from Broken Bow High School in 1963. He attended Dana College in Blair, however his focus was on flying. While working at New Holland in Grand Island, he pursued his goal and was employed by Grand Island Aviation Center.

Elsie Kraus, 95

December 27, 2012

Funeral Services for Elsie L. Kraus will be conducted from the United Methodist Church in Eddyville, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Doug Jones officiating. Interment will be in the Jewell Cemetery in Dawson County, southeast of Eddyville.
Elsie L. Kraus, 95 years of age, of rural Eddyville, passed away Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, following a brief illness at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.

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