(Birthdays ~ 08/06/18)
85th birthday The family of Clara Heumphreus of Cambridge, Neb., is requesting a card shower in honor of her 85th birthday on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. Clara was born near Danbury, Neb., and Southwest Nebraska has been her primary home ever since. Her family extends to Missouri (son, Paul and wife, LeAnn Heumphreus, with three grandsons - Troy, Aaron, and Carson), Tennessee/North and South Carolina (daughter, Lea and husband, Randy Kroll, with two granddaughters and two great-grandchildren, Toni and Josh May and their child, Zander, and Casey and Kyle Kelly and their child, Kota), Iowa (niece, Jane and husband, Pat McCoy), across Nebraska (brothers-in-law, Jon Heumphreus and Eugene Woodhead and their families), and includes kin and friends from all across Nebraska and Colorado. ...
Ruggles, Vetrovsky wedding
(Wedding ~ 08/06/18)
McCOOK, Neb. ó Laura Ann Ruggles of Indianola, Neb., and Benjamin George Vetrovsky of McCook, Neb., were united in marriage on June 9, 2018, at McCook Evangelical Free Church with the Rev. Bruce Lester officiating. Parents of the bride are Deanne Ruggles of Indianola and Art Ruggles of McCook. Grandparents are Gayle and Barb Ruggles of McCook, Gale and Claudia Liess of Bartley, Neb., and the late Virginia Liess...
Red Willow County seat
(Column ~ 08/06/18)
Before I journey into the past, I need to correct my article last week about Gen Wagner. Genís location on Norris Ave did change before she retired when she moved to a storefront on West C Street. I didnít remember that at all, but her grandson tells me they moved into a smaller one level store in the 80ís...
LeeAnna K. Hart
(Obituary ~ 08/06/18)
LeeAnna K. Hart June 15, 1954 - Aug. 5, 2018 McCOOK, Neb. ó LeeAnna K. Hart, 64, of McCook, died Sunday (Aug. 5, 2018), at Community Hospital of McCook. She was born in Salinas, Calif., to Theodore and O'Weeda (Tanner) Hart on June 15, 1954. Survivors include children, Theresa and husband, Larry Steinbeck of McCook, Barbara and husband, Micheal Fickle of Ozarks, Mo., and Craig Carner of McCook; brothers, Russell Hart of McCook and Kenneth of Ohio; sister, Mary Hart of McCook; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.. ...
In honor of Karmon
(Local News ~ 08/06/18)
The community of Trenton honors Karmon Hovey as an "Everyday Hero" during its annual Harvest Festival Parade Saturday morning. Karmon died in May of cancer, after a lifetime of service to her hometown and its residents. She was a member of Trenton fire and ambulance crews for 27 years, and owned and operated her own business, Karmon's Kuts 'n' Kurls, for 25 years. ...
- New business serving SW Nebraska and NW Kansas (Local News ~ 08/06/18)
- Patricia A. Holthaus (Obituary ~ 08/06/18)