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Archive - Sep 2013

September 9th

Outdoor tennis courts get a facelift

September 9, 2013

The outdoor tennis courts at Tomahawk Park have received a face lift - thanks in part to a generous donation from a local citizen.
At a council meeting in May in which discussion ensued on the scope of the project to refurbish the tennis courts, Dr. Lance Jones gave more than his two cents worth on the project - in fact, he felt so strongly about the importance of preserving the three outdoor courts that he donated $5,000 of his own money to the city to do it.

September 6th

Area High School Volleyball Scoreboard Sept. 6

September 7, 2013

Ansley-Litchfield-3, Elm Creek -1 (25-20, 25-27, 25-20, 25-12)
Sandhills/Thedford- 3, Anselmo-Merna- 0 (25-6, 25-12, 25-13)
Twin Loup- 3, Mullen- 1 (13-25, 25-20, 25-23, 25-19)

Area High School Football Scoreboard Week 1 (Updated)

September 7, 2013

Elm Creek 45, Ansley-Litchfield-26
Broken Bow- 14, Ogallala- 13
Arcadia-65, Walthill-14
Twin Loup-51, Mullen-22
South Loup- 20, Burwell- 14
Walthill- 51, S-E-M- 6

Fans invited to show support for Huskers and BBPS

September 6, 2013

In this neck of the woods, folks love Husker football. They also generously support local causes. Next week, area citizens will have the opportunity to demonstrate their support for both.
The Tiffany Theater in Broken Bow will host a special fundraising evening for the Little Feet, Big Dreams campaign Sunday, Sept. 8. The theater will be showing the HuskerMax documentary film, Through These Gates, beginning at 4 p.m.

September 5th

Anselmo-Merna vs South Loup Football Highlights

September 6, 2013

Check out this video highlight from Anselmo-Merna vs South Loup

Area High School Volleyball Scoreboard

September 6, 2013

Gothenberg 3 Broken Bow 0 (25-9, 25-23, 25-20)
Ansley Litchfield 2 Anselmo-Merna 0 (25-11, 25-18)
Kearney Catholic 3 Arcadia-Loup City 0 (25-8, 25-16, 25-9)
S-E-M 2, Elwood 0 (25-18, 25-12)
S-E-M- 2, Wilcox-Hedrith 0 (27-25, 28-26)

Hunger in Nebraska - new numbers released

September 5, 2013

According to new data released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Economic Research Service, 13.4 percent of Nebraska households struggled with hunger on average in the years 2010-2012. The data comes from the USDA’s annual report on food insecurity.

Nationally, more than 48.9 million people lived in households that were food insecure in 2012 – 14.1 percent of all adults and 21.6 percent of all children lived in food insecure households.

Mr. & Mrs. Derrick Clem

September 5, 2013

Barbara ‘Erin’ Mayor and Derrick Matthew Clem, both of Belleville, were united in marriage June 29 at 2 p.m. at St. Peter’s Cathedral in Belleville with Monsignor John T. Myler officiating.
The bride is the daughter of Deb Mayor of Broken Bow, and Bob Mayor of Torrington, Wyo. Parents of the groom are Dennis and Teresa Clem of Auburn, Ill.
Maid of honor was Alisha Eberle, sister of the bride. Bridesmaids were Andrea Carroll and Danielle Ahrens. Flower girl was Olivia Carroll, God-daughter of the bride.

Mr. & Mrs. Douglas Dillon

September 5, 2013

Kalen Prentice and Douglas Dillon were married in a beautiful outdoor wedding ceremony at Columbine Pass on the Uncompaghre Plateau near Nucla, Colo., on July 27, 2013. Parents of the couple are Stuart and Jenny Prentice of Arnold, and Scott and Debbie Dillon of Nucla, Colo.
The bride was escorted down the aisle by her father and attended by her sisters, Cassie Stephens as matron of honor and Tori Prentice as maid of honor. Brides-maids were Aubrey Soester, friend of the couple, and Devin Schimic, friend of the bride.

Grady David Lewis & Harper Marie Maxine Holt

September 5, 2013

Brandon and Jeree Holt, of Lincoln, proudly announce the birth of twins. Grady David Lewis Holt and Harper Marie Maxine Holt were born July 23, 2013, at Bryan Health Hospital in Lincoln. Grady weighed 6 pounds 7 ounces, and measured 21 inches long. Harper weighed 4 pounds, 14 ounces and was 18 inches long. This is the first children for the couple. Proud grandparents are Irlee and Rosemary Stagemeyer of Holbrook, and Bill and Sheryl Holt of Callaway. Great-grandmother is Ula Holt of Broken Bow.

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