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Staples resigns

November 29, 2010

Effective Dec. 1, the Broken Bow City Council will be one person down.
Corey Staples’ resignation was accepted, regretfully, voiced Councilman Scott Spanel at Monday’s City Council meeting.
“I’ve learned a lot, and I thank the council and the city for the opportunity,” Staples said when he was thanked by his fellow board members and presented with a plaque.
The reasons for the resignation centered around his responsibilities at work, Staples said following the meeting.

Bower celebrates 104th year

November 29, 2010

ARNOLD -- An Arnold centenarian-plus celebrated her birthday Nov. 11 and now into her fourth year past the 100 year mark, this fixture of independence reigns queen with her smile.
Miriam Bower was born Nov. 11, 1906, which means she just celebrated her 104th birthday! With the help of her daughter Ruth, Miriam is able to reside in her own home where she’s lived since 1937. Ruth assists her mother by checking in on her each day to be sure she’s taken her pills and to lend a hand with cleaning and meal preparation.

3/50 Project is about you

November 29, 2010

From the woman bold enough to tell Oprah that she’s wrong, Cinda Baxter stands by her belief to support local economies.
When Cinda first heard that Oprah had broadcast on her show for people to stop buying items of indiscretion, she went straight to her blog sight, Always Upwards, and posted her newest idea. This idea was based on keeping consumers from taking their hard earned dollars out of the community, and spending it at franchises and chains.

Christmas fund has great start

November 29, 2010

The giving season has arrived and the Christmas Fund was thrilled to have its first donation of the season walk through the doors of the Chief last week
Four ladies from the Security State Bank of Ansley arrived with a check for $430 dollars. They came up with the idea last year of giving to the Christmas Fund and the bank promised to match, dollar for dollar, what they as individuals donated. Thanks ladies, we think it was a great idea. Add this to the generosity of several other donors and the Fund in just a few days is now at $705 for the year.

Guard Appreciation Hunt honors those who serve

November 29, 2010

This year marked the 3rd Annual National Guard Appreciation Deer Hunt, founded and organized by Mike Christen.
When asked what inspired Mike to coordinate such an event, he responded by telling that he’d been in the guard for 34 years, though was never deployed. After he retired, he wanted to do some sort of appreciation for other guard members.
Initially, the hunt was set up for two groups, junior and senior members, but this year there were three, including a females only group.

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