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  • Lack of seat belt use would become primary offense under proposed bill

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Most everyone agrees. The use of seat belts in vehicles is a good thing. LB669, introduced by Sen. Bob Krist of Lincoln Jan. 6, would change how law enforcement handles the lack  of seat belt use. At present, law enf...
  • World famous scientist is missing

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Calling all detectives! A very important scientist is missing from Lied Imperial Public Library, and the public is being asked to find him. What library personnel are seeking is a 36x48-inch oil painting of Albert E...
  • Local TeamMates in spotlight during mentoring month

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican January is National Mentoring Month. The Chase County Chapter of TeamMates, located at Chase County Schools (CCS), is recognizing that fact during basketball games Friday night. Mentors and mentees, or adults and stud...
  • Charges filed in lightning rod case

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Two felonies have been filed against Paul Fox, 22, of North Platte in an alleged sales scam in Chase County last month. Chase Co. Attorney Arlan Wine said he filed theft by deception and criminal impersonation charges...
  • District FFA champs will advance to state

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican The Imperial FFA chapter was well represented during District Leadership Skills Events (LSE) in Curtis Jan. 6. Two teams and two individuals took first in their divisions. The Junior Parliamentary Procedure Team of Ka...
  • Rob Hartman a 2016 Farm Bureau Leadership Academy member

    Ten farmers and ranchers from across Nebraska have been selected for Nebraska Farm Bureau’s 2016 Leadership Academy. The selected farmers and ranchers will begin a year-long program Jan. 28-29 in Kearney. One of the members from this area is Rob Hartm...
  • Mobile food pantry in Imperial Jan. 23

    The FoodBank for the Heartland mobile pantry will be parked in Imperial Jan. 23. Volunteers from First Bank & Trust Company will be helping distribute food from 9-11 a.m. at the Imperial City Gym at 740 Court St. Becky Berry, an employee at First Bank...
  • Valley Bank and Trust Co. to merge with Wyoming State Bank

    By Sheri Hink-WangerThe Wauneta Breeze Valley Bank and Trust Company announced this week they merge with the Wyoming-based Wyoming State Bank. Once complete, the banks will operate under the name Western States Bank. First Express of Nebraska, Inc., the ...
  • Another year of lower gas prices is predicted

    Motorists will be rewarded at the pump again this year, spending $17 billion less compared to 2015, as the national price is predicted to sag for a fourth straight year to $2.28 a gallon. That’s according to GasBuddy’s fuel price outlook for 2016. An ...
  • FVC director completes program

    Mark Halstead of Dix, a director of Frenchman Valley Coop (FVC) of Imperial, completed a four-phase educational program co-sponsored by the Nebraska Cooperative Council and CoBank. He will receive a Certificate of Recognition acknowledging completion of ...
  • Pantry shelves filled thanks to club

    Thanks to efforts of the Chase County Stompers Square Dance Club, shelves at the food pantry in Imperial are a little more full. Instead of exchanging gifts, the group brought food items to their dance night in December and later delivered them to the p...
  • Science students advance to regional competition

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican You can learn a lot by attending the annual Chase County Schools science fair. The latest one was held Friday in the Longhorn Gym. What’s the difference between frozen cookie dough and homemade cookie dough? What is...
  • Seat belts save lives

    By Russ Pankonin, The Imperial Republican When it comes to wearing seat belts while driving or riding in a vehicle, I’ll take my chances WITH my seat belt on. To me, it almost seems like a no-brainer. In Nebraska, only drivers, not passengers, are requ...
  • Severe Weather Awareness Poster Contest seeks fourth grade entries

    Spring’s severe weather season is quickly approaching and that means it’s time for the annual 2016 Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Poster Contest. The contest, sponsored by Nebraska Association of Emergency Management (NAEM), the National Weather S...
  • Perkins County takes Longhorn Speech Tournament on Saturday

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Perkins County High School placed first overall at the Chase County Schools (CCS) Longhorn Speech Tournament Saturday. CCS took fifth, with Sutherland second, Paxton third and North Platte St. Pat’s fourth. “Overa...
  • Lady Longhorns lose to pair of top teams

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican The Lady Longhorn basketball squad faced a pair of top teams last week in their first action in 2016. While Chase County lost both games, they played with confidence and energy, said Coach Mark Bottom. That was espe...
  • Wrestlers go 2-3 at Ogallala

    By Alan CarmanThe Imperial Republican Although the Chase Co. wrestlers had a good day overall, five open weights and a sluggish start to the day hurt the Longhorns. The wrestlers won more matches than they lost in all five duals but due to open weights ca...
  • Big game on agenda for NG&P info meetings

    Hunters and landowners are invited to discuss big game issues with the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission at upcoming public informational meetings across the state. One of the meeting sites will be North Platte on Jan. 20. Commission biologists will expl...
  • Brooke Poppe named new UNK Cheer Squad coach

    Brooke Poppe has been named coach of the University of Nebraska at Kearney Cheer Squad. A native of Grant, Poppe was on the Lopers cheer team for four years, including two as co-captain. She graduated from UNK in 2014 with a degree in organizational commu...
  • Longhorns pick up third win at Kimball

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Looking back at last week’s action in games against Dundy County Stratton (DCS) and Kimball, Coach Carl Zuege said it all revolves around one word—pressure. Simply put, he said his team didn’t handle the floo...

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