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  • Imperial FFA chapter celebrates historic year

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican A year that can only be described as historic was highlighted Saturday night at  the annual Imperial FFA banquet and awards program. The program, capping the 2014-15 school year of FFA events, also included inducti...
  • Eighth grader is top in state in FFA’s People in Ag competition

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Junior high students at Chase County Schools are mirroring the successes of this year’s Imperial FFA chapter. Megan Baird, a CCS eighth grader, placed first in the FFA junior high state competition People in Agricul...
  • Chase County 4-H youths compete at regional public speaking event

    Eighty-one 4-H’ers were awarded ribbons at the 2015 West Central Regional 4-H Public Speaking and Interview Contests held April 25 in North Platte. In the Junior (10 years and younger), Intermediate (11 to 13 years) and Senior (14 to 18 years) division...
  • Cinco de Mayo celebrated with dancing

    Imperial celebrated the Cinco de Mayo holiday a little early with a program and meal at Chase County Schools Friday night.  Here, a group of youthful dancers takes its bow after their number in the school auditorium. Thirty-three youths five years old ...
  • Sixth graders delve into reading project

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Sixth graders at Chase County Schools had the opportunity to really delve into a book of their choosing at a Reading Fair held in the two classrooms. On Monday, teachers announced the top three place-winners after jud...
  • Ogallala theft tied to ones here

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican A theft in Ogallala the same night as several in Imperial appears to involve the same suspects, according to Chase County Sheriff Kevin Mueller. In a report late last week, Mueller said he received word from the Ogall...
  • Museum programs kick off this weekend

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican The summer Sunday season at Chase County Museum in Champion kicks off this weekend and runs through August. The annual quilt show will be highlighted both this Sunday and May 17. Featured quilter is Rogene Margritz o...
  • Hospital on track with strategic plan

    By Russ Pankonin, The Imperial Republican This month, the board of the Chase County Community Hospital began a strategic planning process to help set the future course for the hospital. With the changes in healthcare brought about by Obamacare and other o...
  • Problem bridges soon to be repaired

    By Diane StammThe Wauneta Breeze Two Chase County bridges have been on the agendas of several Chase County Commissioners’ meetings. At their meeting April 28, Commissioners Dave Hogsett, Chuck Vette and Don Weiss, Jr. accepted a bid to replace one bridg...
  • SPVA title remains in Lady Longhorn hands

    Three SPVA meet records broken by Chase Co. athletesBy Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican It was another banner day for the Lady Longhorn track team as it cruised to another meet championship. But this was an important one—the SPVA Conference title wa...
  • Joggin’ for Frogmen organizers finalizing details for May 30 event

    The second annual Imperial Joggin’ for Frogmen 5K is back, bigger and better, according to organizers. This year’s event will take place at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 30, at Campbell Park, on the corner of 6th and Grant Sts. Last year at the inaugural ...
  • Pitch, Hit, Run winners on to sectionals for more competition

    Four first place finishers in Sunday’s local Pitch, Hit and Run Contest have now qualified for the next level of competition, the sectionals set for June 7 in Kearney. First place qualifiers include, back row from left, Morgan Peterson, girls’ 11-12;...
  • Longhorns miss boys’ SPVA title by four points

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Repeating as the SPVA conference track champion wasn’t in the cards for the Chase County boys this year. They gave it their best shot, said Coach Carl Zuege, but came up four points short of the title Friday in He...
  • Longhorn golfers fourth in SPVA meet

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Chase County’s Longhorn golfers turned in their best score of the season Friday at the SPVA meet held at Grant’s Pheasant Run Golf Club.         The team finished with a 359 total, which earned them fourth...
  • A lifelong dream coming true

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican When Steven Rice was a little boy he helped his father Richard fly remote-control airplanes. The farmer and his son also used to visit longtime farmer/crop duster Vilas Smith of Champion, who also flew remote-contro...
  • Vietnam Wall visitors pay tribute

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Amazing. Emotional. Unforgettable. And on and on . . . Mere words do little to express the volley of emotions, honor and pride generated last week with the five-day visit of  The Vietnam Traveling Wall to Ch...
  • CCCH strategic planning process now underway

    Board members okay credentials for more medical personnelBy Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Board members of the Chase County Community Hospital (CCCH) launched a strategic planning process to help chart the future course for the hospital. Administr...
  • Imperial Bomgaars store set for Monday opening

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Three months ago, Imperial lost its ALCO Store at the southeast edge of the city. It was one of hundreds of stores closed across the country. But anyone who’s been by the corner of Highways 6/61 in recent weeks real...
  • Sheriff’s department investigating vehicle, equipment thefts

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican The Chase County Sheriff’s office is investigating several thefts that occurred last week between 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 19, and 5 a.m. the next day.     According to a report from Sheriff Kevin Mueller, unknow...
  • Imperial native experiences Nepal earthquake firsthand

    By Russ Pankonin The Imperial Republican Carli Schultz, the daughter of Jan and Nick Schultz of Imperial, has traveled to foreign countries, both as a nurse and tourist. Each time, Carli’s mom is apprehensive about her traveling abroad. This time, she ...

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