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September 12th

Twin Loup survives Axtell, stays undefeated

September 12, 2013

Twin Loup improved to 4-0 Thursday night with a 3-2 (25-14, 14-25, 25-20, 21-25, 15-13) win over the Axtell wildcats.

Twin Loup was lead by Becca Clarks 28 kills and Madison Kozeal finished with 11.

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

Correction from print edition: A-M vs. Ansley-Litchfield Volleyball Score

September 12, 2013

In this week's edition of the Custer County Chief, it was reported that Anselmo-Merna beat Ansley-Litchfield 2-0 Tuesday night. The Chief was provided incorrect information via the maxpreps website. Ansley-Litchfield won the match 2-0. The Chief apologizes for the error.

September 11th

Eamon Schwarz: My Senior Season

September 11, 2013

I’ve been around the game of football my whole life; whether it meant playing catch with my dad and my older brother in the backyard, watching football on Sundays with my grandfather, or actually playing on the field under the “Friday Night Lights.” As summer came to an end and I started to realize that my senior year was beginning to get closer, I began to think about all the ways my life is about to change. I became excited that this will be the last time I go to football camp and run through drills on the hottest days of summer.

September 9th

White arraigned on manslaughter charge

September 9, 2013

An April 2013 accident east of Broken Bow that left one Sargent man dead now has another Sargent man facing manslaughter charges.
Joseph White, 26 of Sargent/Burwell, was arraigned in Custer County Court Monday morning on one charge of manslaughter, a Class III felony. White waived his right to a preliminary hearing and was bound over to District Court. He will be arraigned in Custer County District Court Sept. 26 at 9:30 a.m.

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 6, 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 6, 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 5, 2013

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

Area High School Volleyball Scoreboard

September 5, 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)

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