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October 19th

Ansley-Litchfield crowned LVC Champs

October 19, 2013

Ansley-Litchfield completed the 3-0 sweep of Twin Loup in the LVC Tournament final saturday, winning the tournament for the second straight season.

For full coverage, see the next edition of the Custer County Chief.

October 18th

Oct. 18 Football Scoreboard

October 19, 2013

Loomis 28 Anselmo Merna 26
Bertrand 55 S-E-M 8
Broken Bow 26, O'Neill 14
Mullen 76 Creek Valley 14
Sandhills/Thedford 78 South Platte 6
Arcadia 48 Minatare 14
Palmer 41 South Loup 16
Twin Loup 32 Ansley-Litchfield 0

Broken Bow Football tops O'Neill, claims district title

October 19, 2013

Broken Bow used a second half surge to beat O'Neill 26-14 Friday night.

The Indians got two touchdowns from Jeremy Christner and two from Zac Jones. Jones had a 33-yard touchdown run late in the game negated by a holding penalty.

The win gives coach Mike Garner his 7th district title and the 5th in 6th years.

For full coverage, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.

Turning the Tide: Kuntz starting new era of Mustang Volleyball

October 18, 2013

Editors Note: The following story is Part two of a three-part series called Turning the Tide. The Custer County Chief will go inside sports programs with young coaches who are changing the culture. This week, the Chief focuses on S-E-M volleyball coach Adam Kuntz.

Adam Kuntz has loved the game of volleyball ever since he can remember.
Being the son of a single-mother volleyball coach (up until age five) can have that effect on someone.

Dangerous rail crossing needs redone

October 18, 2013

Issue: Supervisors and Nebraska Department of Roads at impasse.

Help Requested: Custer County Corn Growers launch petition
asking for the public’s help to bring about the needed change.

Here’s How: To sign the petition look at the top right hand corner of this website (www.custercountychief.com) and click on Hot Topics.

The Story: There’s a railroad crossing in Custer County that is a tragedy waiting to happen. If you ask the local corn growers, it isn’t a matter of if, it is a matter of when.

October 17th

District D4 Cross County Results

October 18, 2013

Boys Results
8. Adam Christen- Anselmo-Merna- (18:29.30)
26. Cody Kamphaus- Twin Loup- 20:03.80
33. Ryan Boyd- Anselmo-Merna- 20:43.10
51. Zechariah Cote- Arcadia-Loup City- 22:01
52. Joe Davis- Arcadia-Loup City- 22:02.00
56. Brayden Kiser- Arcadia- Loup City- 22:59.60
59. Cody Buesing- Sandhills/Thedford- 24:28.80

Girls Results
4. Libbie Cramer- Anselmo-Merna- 6:52.1
15. Clancy Hesseltine- Sandhills/Thedford- 22:56.00
17. Makayla Rinestine- Sandhills/Thedford- 23:21.70
35. Delaney Gibbens- Twin Loup- 25:05.70
43. Keesha Albrecht- Sandhills/Thedford- 26:00.80

Oct. 17 Volleyball Scoreboard

October 18, 2013

Twin Loup defeats Sandhills/Thedford 3-0 (25-20, 25-12, 25-23)
S-E-M defeats Elm Creek 2-1 (25-21, 18-25, 26-24) (Take 3rd place in FKC Tourney)
Broken Bow defeats Shelton 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-14)

Broken Bow Volleyball defeats Shelton

October 18, 2013

Broken Bow earned its 10th win of the season Thursday night, defeating Shelton 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-13).

Krisha Scott and Julia Loy powered the offense with nine and eight kills respectively while the Indians got five from Jasmyn Brooks and four from Alexis Neely. Layna Garey and Rachel Gaston put in the digging work with 15 and 12 respectively. Morgan Hueftle kept things moving with 15 assists while Garey provided nine of her own.

The Indians next match will come at their home invite Oct. 22.

October 14th

Royle Hazen, 68

October 14, 2013

Royle Dee Hazen, age 68, of Stromsburg, formerly of Milburn, passed away Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Henry Duerkson, 84

October 14, 2013

Henry George Duerkson, 84, of Broken Bow died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at the Golden Living Center in Broken Bow.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at the Mason City First Baptist Church with Pastor Roger McDermott officiating. There will be no visitation and the inurnment will be at a later date.
Henry was born Feb. 2, 1929, in Newton, Kan., to Henry B. and Lizzy (Geddert) Duerkson.
He was joined in Christian marriage to Dorothy Ann Adams Aug. 3, 1957, at Oakland Park Baptist Church in Kansas City, Kan.

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