Throwback Thursday to Dec. 25, 1997

Staff Writer

This week we throwback to the Dec. 25, 1997 issue of the Custer County Chief.

Students at Broken Bow Middle School recently donated more than $200 to Jennie M. Melham Memorial Medical Center. The students raised the money through "penny wars" earlier this month. The money will be used to buys games, toys and the like for children who are in the hospital. The top individual money-raiser was Kadi Ryan, who brought in $43.28. Student council members making the contribution included, from left, front row, Cole Arnold, Tyler Holcomb, Matt Albin, Clint Jordan, Stephen Jensen, Jessica Jenkins and Jonathan Myer; second row, Trina Farritor, Jackie Baumann, Ashlee Payne, Ashley Patterson, Matt Kraus and Cole Tierney; back row, Nicole Badgley, student council adviser, Becky Schweitzer, Kathleen Kawata, Lindsey Peterson and Mike Steckler, the hospital's administrator.