Dorothy June (Hauxwell) Mustion
(Obituary ~ 09/26/06)
Aug. 12, 1925-Sept. 24, 2006 CULBERTSON -- Dorothy "June" Mustion, 81, died Sunday (Sept. 24, 2006), at Hillcrest Nursing Home. She was born Aug, 12, 1925, at McCook, to Rue and Jenny (Loomis) Hauxwell. She graduated from Red Willow High School in 1941. She taught in rural schools for nine years. ...
- County tallies up delinquent taxes (Local News ~ 09/26/06)
'Family heirloom' destroyed as barn burns down
(Local News ~ 09/26/06)
INDIANOLA -- A family heirloom went up in flames and smoke Monday morning when the 90-year-old barn on the Howard homeplace northwest of Indianola burned to the ground. Jim Howard, smudged and smokey, said his animals weren't hurt, but, "what's bad is, the barn's a family heirloom. My grandfather, James Howard, built it, and the house, in 1916."...
Bureau's role in our area remains vital
(Editorial ~ 09/26/06)
From pioneer times and before, it's always been about the water. When Native American tribes needed respite from encroaching Europeans along the Oregon Trail, they found it along the Republican River. When the Burlington Railroad sought a route to the west that wasn't already taken, it naturally followed the Republican, leaving towns every 10 miles or so and homesteaders eking out a living on quarter sections of lands for many miles around...
Optimists host Punt, Pass & Kick
(Community Sports ~ 09/26/06)
The 2006 McCook Optimist Punt, Pass and Kick hosted 183 participants on Saturday. Boys and girls from age 8-15 competed in the event on windy and chilly afternoon. McCook's football players were on hand to help the participants and demonstrate the basics...
Roselyn Delois Fitzgerald
(Obituary ~ 09/26/06)
May 5, 1931-Sept. 24, 2006 DANBURY -- Roselyn Delois Fitzgerald, 75, died Sunday (Sept. 24, 2006), at the Cambridge Hospital. She was born May 5, 1931, in a farm house northeast of Indianola to Paul A. and Mary Alice (Walton) Helm. She completed her elementary education in rural schools and high school in Indianola, graduating in 1948. She left three weeks later to attend college at St. ...
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