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  • Longhorn golfers third at Perkins County, fourth at Garden County

    Chase County Longhorn varsity golfers garnered a top three finish at the Perkins County invite on Tuesday, April 17 and backed it up with a fourth place Tuesday, April 24, at the Garden County invite. The Longhorns posted a 352 at Perkins County with fre...
  • Firefighters gather for annual awards night

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Current members of the Imperial Volunteer Fire Department, retired members and a representative for the rural fire board gathered Saturday for the annual IVFD awards night. It’s a time to recognize the volunteer hou...
  • Fourteen receive First Holy Communion at St. Patrick’s

    Sunday was a special day for 14 youngsters at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Imperial as they received the sacrament of First Holy Communion during the morning Mass. Taking part in the special day were, front from left, Sophie Fiedler, Itzel Chavez, Shelb...
  • First meet introduces school’s new track

    It was a historical day of sorts Tuesday as Chase County Schools’ newly built track was introduced at its first official meet. The Chase County Invitational Track Meet was attended by six other schools Tuesday, and the Longhorn teams did well with a f...
  • Republican brings home 17 press contest awards

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican The Imperial Republican won a total of 17 awards in the this year’s Nebraska Press Association’s (NPA) Better Newspaper Contest. The contest results were announced Saturday during NPA’s annual convention held...
  • Light dam lease auction brings lively bidding

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican The current lease-holder will retain the right to graze cattle on the city of Imperial’s light dam section again for another two years, but it’s going to cost him more. Scott Clements had the high bid at Monday ni...
  • District music contest in Imperial Friday

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Five hundred sixty-nine students are expected to fill Chase County Schools (CCS) on Friday for the District V Music Contest. This is the first time the contest has been held in Imperial. McCook High School has been th...
  • Rate study suggests 3.8 percent average electric rate increase

    If council gives okay, rates would rise in October 2012 By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Electrical rates for Imperial customers are likely going up later this year, but not as high as earlier expected. Based on projections several months ago, Pub...
  • McPherson College concert in Imperial Saturday night

    Zion Lutheran Church in Imperial will be host to the McPherson College Choir this Saturday for a concert as part of the group’s spring tour.The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at the church in Imper­ial. The program by the 55-voice college choir and the 1...
  • County Fair Parade Grand Marshals, Smith brothers, epitomize ‘Homegrown Success’

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Stan, Gene and Les Smith are a classic example of what the Chase County Fair parade committee was thinking of when they chose “Homegrown Success” as the parade theme for this summer. The brothers have “lived ...
  • Revised 2012-2013 school calendar will have winter break

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican After comments that a proposed 2012-13 school calendar reviewed by the CCS board of education in March had no extended breaks second semester, a different calendar was up for approval last week. The latest calendar ve...
  • Mullanix, Bernhardt reign as Prom king, queen

    It was “A Night in India” theme Saturday night for the 2012 spring Prom at Chase County Schools. Part of the festivities included crowning of a king and queen after the promenade in the Wellington School gym. Below left, Nick Mullanix receives the c...
  • True Value celebrating grand re-opening

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Following completion of remodeling and remerchandising, Owens True Value of Imperial is celebrating with a grand re-opening Friday and Saturday. Owners Greg and Lori Owens say they have many in-store specials, promoti...
  • Melchert heads FSA in Imperial

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Linda Melchert of Benkelman is the Acting County Executive Director of both the Dundy and Chase County Farm Service Agency (FSA) offices as of March 19. Melchert has been the Executive Director of the Dundy County off...
  • Bremers purchase former JJ’s; planning early 2013 reopening

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Jan and Kip Bremer of Imperial announced this week they have big plans for an early 2013 reopening of the former JJ’s at 1134 Broadway in Imperial. The Bremers purchased the former fast food/ice cream restaurant and...
  • Online chemigation certification goes live

    By Robert TignerSW4 AgriculturalExtension Educator The UNL Online Chemigation Certification Training program covers all of the information presented at the in-person training events and uses the same test. The training program is designed so that you can ...
  • Terryberry Farms recognized for fertilizer advocacy

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Terryberry Farms of Imperial was recently chosen as one of 16 American farm operations to receive honorable mention in The Fertilizer Institute’s 2012 4R Advocates recognition program. The honorable mention winners ...
  • Area livestock judging contest coming in May

    Southwest Nebraska residents of all ages are invited to participate in the Hayes County 4-H & FFA Livestock judging contest to be held on May 10 at the Hayes County Fairgrounds. The evening begins with registration from 4:30-5:30 pm CT. Judging will ...
  • Johnsons win Loral Johnson press sweepstakes award

    Kurt and Paula Johnson, co-publishers of the Aurora News-Register, won the Loral Johnson Community Newspaper Sweepstakes Award at last weekend’s convention of the Nebraska Press Association in Lincoln.  The award, named in memory of Kurt’s father, Lo...
  • We’re proud of our newspaper staff

    By Russ Pankonin, The Imperial Republican Co-Publisher My wife Lori and I can’t say enough about the staff of The Imperial Republican, along with the staffs of The Holyoke Enterprise, the Grant Tribune-Sentinel and The Wauneta Breeze. Each of our four ...

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