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Council supports plan for potential changes at Capital Mobile Court

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Jared Knobbe, a 2012 graduate of Chase County Schools and now a UNL sophomore, has some bold plans for redefining Capital Mobile Home Court along East 12th St. A plan of his for turning that area into a “new neighborhood” with apartments and single fam...

Big chunk of teacher vacancies filled

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Four of the five full-time teacher vacancies at Chase County Schools were filled at meetings of the school board in the past two weeks. Three were hired at the March 25 board retreat meeting and another added to the staff at this week’s monthly meeting T...

Large kindergarten class possible

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican It was a hectic but happy Friday at Chase County Schools last week, as the annual Kindergarten Roundup was in full swing. Fifty-five prospective students participated in the roundup, held between 8:45 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. The 2013-14 kindergarten students di...

Good crowds expected for ‘Heaven is for Real’ movie opening next week

Good crowds expected for ‘Heaven is for Real’ movie opening next week

Film opens here, nationwide April 16 By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican With 10 showings of the “Heaven is for Real” movie scheduled in Imperial this month, it’s safe to say city officials and the theatre board are expecting good crowds. The nationwide opening, which includes the Im...

Fill your Easter basket Saturday

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican It doesn’t pay to be late for the annual Big Egg Hunt in Imperial Saturday. The Easter egg hunt begins promptly at 1 p.m. and is usually over a few minutes later. The hunt, sponsored by the Imperial Chamber of Commerce and the Imperial Eagles Auxiliary, ...

Rollover accident claims life of 17 year-old Dundy County/Stratton student

Rollover accident claims life of 17 year-old Dundy County/Stratton student

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Dundy County/Stratton junior Christopher Kirby of Benkelman was driving to the hospital in Imperial Friday afternoon, April 4, to see his mother who had given birth to a new baby. Tragically, he never made it. Kirby lost control of his northbound 1986...

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Council supports plan for potential changes at Capital Mobile Court

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Jared Knobbe, a 2012 graduate of Chase County Schools and now a UNL sophomore, has some bold plans for redefining Capital Mobile Home Court along East 12th St....

Good crowds expected for ‘Heaven is for Real’ movie opening next week

Good crowds expected for ‘Heaven is for Real’ movie opening next week

Film opens here, nationwide April 16 By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican With 10 showings of the “Heaven is for Real” movie scheduled in Imperial this month, it’s safe to say city officials...

Fill your Easter basket Saturday

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican It doesn’t pay to be late for the annual Big Egg Hunt in Imperial Saturday. The Easter egg hunt begins promptly at 1 p.m. and is usually over a few minutes...

Rollover accident claims life of 17 year-old Dundy County/Stratton student

By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Dundy County/Stratton junior Christopher Kirby of Benkelman was driving to the hospital in Imperial Friday afternoon, April 4, to see his mother who had given...

Cooley faces federal child pornography charges

By Sheri Hink-Wagner The Wauneta Breeze Richard E. Cooley of Wauneta was charged with two federal child pornography charges in an indictment returned on March 20. The indictment charged Cooley with...

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Big chunk of teacher vacancies filled

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Four of the five full-time teacher vacancies at Chase County Schools were filled at meetings of the school board in the past two weeks. Three were hired at the...

Large kindergarten class possible

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican It was a hectic but happy Friday at Chase County Schools last week, as the annual Kindergarten Roundup was in full swing. Fifty-five prospective students participated...

After 26 years, Lynn Rinehart to leave school, community

By Carolyn Lee The Imperial Republican Longtime industrial arts teacher Lynn Rinehart is retiring from Chase County Schools (CCS) this spring and plans to move to North Platte. The 58-year old has...

With 11 this year, Imperial among top chapters for most state degrees

One of the pinnacles of the year for an FFA member is State FFA Convention. This week, Imperial FFA members are in Lincoln for the 86th Nebraska State FFA Convention where they will compete in contests,...

Learning what kindergarten has in store

Fifty-five prospective kindergartners spent a day in the kindergarten classrooms Friday at the annual CCS Kindergarten Roundup. Teachers and volunteers involved them in several classroom activities.(Republican...

Morgan Peterson recognized for aeronautics art entry

Scottsbluff singers entertain

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Soccer season kicks off Saturday for younger players

Soccer season kicks off  Saturday for younger players

The older soccer teams started play a few days earlier, but the bulk of Imperial’s soccer teams opened their seasons on Saturday at Schroeder Park. A total of 235 youths are registered for 23 Imperial...

Let the racing begin at PC Raceway

Let the racing begin at PC Raceway

Phillips County Raceway in Holyoke is the place to be for the season opener this Saturday, April 12 at 5 p.m. The frost-buster season opener will feature BST Tour races including mods, stocks, sport mods...

Bracketology winner ‘nets’ $440 in Chamber Bucks

Lady Longhorns third at tough Ogallala meet

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican Finishing third in a competitive meet like last Saturday’s Ogallala Invitational is a big accomplishment for the Lady Longhorn track team. That’s the opinion...

Boys take sixth at competitive Ogallala Invite

By Jan Schultz The Imperial Republican A sixth place finish for the Longhorn boys’ track team represented the toughness of Saturday’s Ogallala Invitational. Chase County placed in 10 events, with...

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