Adams County looking at properties
Assessor Jackie Russell wants Adams County residents not to worry when someone comes to the front door or walks around and photographs a home or business.
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Coffee at college opportunity for dialogue on street project
Susan Meeske would like a do-over on Hastings College's proposed Ninth Street project.
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South Dakota man tapped to lead CPI
The Board of Directors of Cooperative Producers Inc. has announced that a South Dakota man will take over as the companies chief executive officer, according to a news release.
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Emotions run high for coach's last time at state speech
KEARNEY — Tears fell and hugs were shared as coach Anne Bowman concluded her final Nebraska State Speech Championship Friday at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
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Colonoscopy 'a lot easier than the alternative'
Cindy Timm has heard the arguments used by people to avoid enduring a colonoscopy procedure.
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Speech bonds seniors together
KEARNEY — Four years of hard work paid off for one group of close-knit seniors here Thursday.
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Sandra K. Powell
Former Hastings resident Sandra K. Powell, 55, now of Chadron, died Sunday, March 22, 2015, at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff. Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, March 28, at Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron with Dr. Russ Seger officiating. Services will also be held on Tuesday, March 31, at 10 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Hastings with Pastor Paul Dunbar officiating. Burial will be at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Memorials may be given to the Chadron State Rodeo Club. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Chapel, P.O. Box 970, Chadron, Nebraska 69337. Visitation will be Monday, March 30, 6-8 p.m. at Butler Volland Funeral Home in Hastings, and one hour prior to service at the church on Tuesday. Online condolences can be sent to www.chamberlainchapel.com. Chamberlain Chapel of Chadron and Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center are serving the family.
David L. Brittain
David L. Brittain died March 16, 2015, in Panama City, Florida, at his home. A celebration of life will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 28, at the home of LaVerne and Carol Brittain, 110 W. 11th, Juniata, NE.
Lynn J. Pavelka
Lynn Joseph Pavelka, 57, of Chadron, Nebraska, died Monday, March 9, 2015, at home. Internment is 1:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11, 2015, at St. Martin Cemetery in Deweese with Father Bill Holouvek officiating. A memorial has been established for the Youth Services in Chadron. Donations may be sent to Chamberlain Chapel, P.O. Box 970, Chadron, NE 69337.
Leona E. Ruhs
Leona E. Ruhs, 95, of Blue Hill died Thursday, March 26, 2015, at Good Samaritan Society-Hastings Village (Perkins Pavilion) in Hastings. Services will be Monday, March 30, 2015, 10:30 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Hill with the Revs. Joshua Lowe and James Witt officiating. Burial will be at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Blue Hill. Visitation will be Sunday from 1-8 p.m. with family present from 5-7 p.m. at Merten-Butler Mortuary and one hour prior to services at the church. Memorials can be directed to Trinity Lutheran Church, Shriners Hospital for Children (2025 E. River Parkway, Minneapolis, Minnesota) and Children’s Hospital and Medical Center Foundation (8200 Dodge St., Omaha, Nebraska 68114-411). Merten-Butler Mortuary in Blue Hill is in charge of arrangements.
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