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  • Trip down memory lane

    A friend’s motivation to take walking breaks in her work day makes sense. It’s amazing what a little escape can do to set a new frame of mind and stir up energy. The break pays for itself. Determined to make that a priority, I did indeed head out the ...
  • Census news great for Imperial

    By Russ Pankonin, The Imperial Republican Co-Publisher Ever since the census came out in 2000, the results of the count for Imperial stuck in my craw. City officials knew the count wasn’t accurate because residents in one of the care facilities weren’...
  • ‘Head down the road’ to the 4-H Carnival March 25

    By Kimberly CookExtension EducatorUNL Extension SW4 Counties The Chase County 4-H Council will be holding their annual 4-H Carnival on Friday, March 25, from 7 to 9 p.m. in Imperial at the Chase County Fairgrounds in the exhibit hall building. This year...
  • Ducks Unlimited banquet draws good crowd

    With the city gym filled, Ducks Unlimited hosted its annual fundraiser Saturday night. Melissa Cravey displays the Terry Redlin print she won in the early bird drawing. Below left, Kendall Dubas displays the 12-gauge Weatherby Dinner gun he won in the r...
  • ‘Catfish are jumpin’ during annual fishing tournament

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Anglers are checking their tackle boxes, prior to the Southwest Nebraska Izaak Walton League’s annual Catfish Tournament, scheduled for April 9 at Enders Reservoir. There is a $100 entry fee for the two-person teams...
  • Five earn SPVA post-season recognition

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Five members of the Longhorn and Lady Longhorn basketball teams earned post-season honors from the SPVA Conference coaches. Selections for first and second teams, as well as honorable mention, were made at a meeting M...
  • CCS will have new track for 2012 season

    School board approves complete reconstruction, relocation of runways By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican At costs close to $580,000, Chase County Schools will have a new outdoor track in place for the 2012 season. At a special school board meeting last...
  • Security enhanced with police station changes

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Police Chief Larry Browning said there has been concern for quite awhile with the security the Imperial police station provided, especially for various pieces of evidence. That is in the past now, with some recent pol...
  • Not what tree, grass collection piles are meant for

    This picture snapped earlier this month at the tree pile at Imperial’s south edge represents how the free service is not supposed to be used. Imperial Public Works Supt. Pat Davison said if people continue to dump things like couches and mattresses in t...
  • Tuesday open house to introduce public to new child care facility

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Parents, youngsters and other local residents can get an early peak next week at the Imperial Manor Child Care Center, which will be opening later this month. An open house is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Ma...
  • Foster care bill picked as priority

    By Mark ChristensenState Sen. 44th District The Legislature is halfway through the 2011 Legislative Session, and public hearings on for this session’s legislation will wrap up this Thursday, March 17. Moreover, last Wednesday and Thursday were the deadl...
  • Tsunami coverage

    See AP coverage of the earthquake in Japan and resulting tsunami which struck Hawaii and the West Coast today. Scroll down to the bottom of this page and type in 'tsunami' in the AP Video search window....
  • Latest census shows 4.5 percent growth for Imperial in last decade

    Imperial the 56th largest community in the State of Nebraksa By Russ Pankonin & Tina Kitt Imperial Republican /Wauneta Breeze When the 2000 census figures came out and Imperial had dropped below 2,000, local officials expressed disappointment. There...
  • Five being interviewed for K-6 Principal job

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican There appears to be some interest in the K-6 Principal’s position at Chase County Schools. School Supt. Matt Fisher said 22 individuals had applied for the position, available at the end of the 2010-11 school year. ...
  • School counselor Marcie Yaw tenders resignation

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican The high school counselor’s room just won’t be the same next year, following the resignation of Chase County Schools secondary counselor Marcie Yaw. Her resignation, accepted by the school board at their meetin...
  • Relief at gas pump not expected soon

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican If you don’t fill your vehicle up at the pump today, you may pay more tomorrow. That’s the belief of most people as gas prices continue to increase. Gas prices in Nebraska were above the current national average a...
  • Clocks ‘spring’ forward Sunday as Daylight Saving Time returns

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican With chilly temperatures and snow on the ground, it’s hard to believe that Daylight Saving Time returns this Sunday. The official change comes at 2 a.m. this Sunday, March 13. As the adage directs, “Spring forwar...
  • Missing Topeka couple found in Enders

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican A Kansas “Silver Alert” had been issued for an elderly Topeka couple, Raymond and Beverly Smith last Saturday, who later turned up safely in Enders. Sheriff Kevin Mueller said his office was contacted about 10 p.m...
  • Two day care, preschools to open in Imperial

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Within the next month, two day care and preschools will offer care for youngsters in Imperial. Imperial Manor Child Care Center will open no later than March 28 in the basement of the Parkview facility. Little Longh...
  • Barn, contents lost in Saturday night fire

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican It could have been worse.   But, the Jeff and Kim Bubak family, who live seven miles south of Imperial, did lose a barn and all of its contents in a fire Saturday night. As soon as they arrived on the scene after the...

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