November 29th, 2012
Broken Bow 62 Sutherland 37
Burwell 70 Sandhills/Thedford 43
Loomis 40 S-E-M 33
CWC 40 Arcadia 22
Loup City 60 Anselmo-Merna 31
Mullen 57 SMC 42
Sumner-Eddyville Miller opened its season against the Wolves from Loomis. The Wolves came away with the 46-29 victory. See the full story in the next edition of the Custer County Chief.
Arcadia opened its basketball season Thursday night against Chambers Wheeler-Central. The Huskies held a 14-12 lead at halftime, but the Renegades opened up the second half on an 8-2 run and didn't look back, taking the game 40-22. See the full story in the next Custer County Chief.
ORD - - The trial of a former Ord man accused in the 1989 murder of Cathy Beard will proceed as scheduled - just not in Valley County. District Judge Karin Noakes sustained a motion by the defense for a change of venue, relocating the trial from Ord, the county seat of Valley County, to St. Paul, the county seat of Howard County.
In a unanimous decision, the Broken Bow City Council Tuesday authorized City Attorney Jason White to draw up an agreement between the city and Broken Bow Public Schools for the playground equipment at Custer School to stay put.
ARCADIA - - There are some area residents that are stepping up to help those effected by Hurricane Sandy.
Terina Trotter-Wortman is one of the those people from around the area that has dedicated her time and effort to come to the rescue of the thousands of people whoâs lives were left in ruins due to the catastrophic disaster that left many on the Northeastern Seaboard without electricity, homes, and some escaping with just what they could carry or what they were wearing.
Landon and Elaine Kleeb are pleased to announce the arrival of their baby girl, Estelle Rae Kleeb.
She was born Nov. 16, 2012, at the Heartland Hospital in St Joseph, Mo. Estelle weighed 6 pounds 15 ounces.
Besides her parents, Estelle is also welcomed by grandparents Chuck and Debbie Kleeb, and Lois and Kenneth Sanders.
Sarah Pracht of Broken Bow and Jason Kennedy of Scottsbluff were married June 23 at the Bellevue Pumpkin Patch and Berry Farm with Mary Jane Gockley officiating. Parents of the couple are Rod and Beth Pracht of Broken Bow and Kevin and Colleen Kennedy of Scottsbluff.
The bride and groom reside in Lincoln.
TAYLOR - - Growing up on a farm near Taylor, Becky Smith spent a lot of time in the hay fields with her father. She fondly remembers the food her mom used to prepare for them to take to the field, and a special chocolate cake.
âMom liked this recipe because it didnât have very many ingredients and you donât have to have the oven on very long to make it. She didnât handle the heat very well,â Smith recalls.
SARGENT - - Six months after seeking input from the Sargent community, the Nebraska Department of Roads has settled on a plan involving the Highway 183 construction project.