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  • Longhorn boys finish fifth at state meet

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Chase County’s cross country boys’ team put the cap on a successful season with a fifth place finish in the state meet in Kearney Friday. Coach Carl Zuege said the Longhorns improved on their sixth-place finish...
  • Softball coach expects good nucleus back for 2015

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Softball Coach Denise Smith sees a lot of positives as she looks back on the 2014 varsity season at Chase County Schools. At 5-27, the team didn’t finish with the record they had last year (12-15) or a district runn...
  • Southwest area rated among the best for pheasant opener

    Hunters in several areas of the state enjoyed good success on opening weekend of Nebraska’s pheasant and quail seasons, Oct. 25-26. And, one of the best areas of the state was southwest Nebraska. With the number of birds seen throughout much of the stat...
  • Video contest cancelled

    No one submitted a video for the 2nd Annual Imperial Video Contest, so Imperial Community Development Director Jason Tuller killed the project. “It was kind of disappointing,” Tuller said. He said he might try something different in the future. The pu...
  • Two bighorn sheep permits authorized for next year

    The Nebraska Game and Parks Board of Commissioners authorized one lottery and one auction bighorn sheep permit for 2015 at their meeting in Scottsbluff last Thursday. The lottery permit is for residents only, while the auction permit is available to resid...
  • Musical reprised for third time at CCS

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican When the musical “Li’l Abner” hit the Chase County Schools (CCS) stage last weekend, it was as politically fresh as when it was presented two previous times. Director Randy Hayes told the audience that it wa...
  • Scarecrow winners named from pumpkin patch

    As part of all the activities at the pumpkin patch at Cox’s Ponds, Oct. 18-19, winners of a scarecrow design contest have been announced. In addition, winners were also named for guessing the number of Halloween candies and a raffle. This year featured ...
  • Friday final day to register to vote for Nov. 4 election

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican People who haven’t registered to vote in the Nov. 4 General Election have until Friday to do so. Chase County Clerk and Election Commissioner Debbie Clark said voters can register in the Clerk’s office at the c...
  • CCS technology network rated ‘in pretty good shape’ after audit

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican While Chase County Schools’ computer network has some issues, board members were told last week the network is “in pretty good shape.” Shane Gerhartz, the media/technology coordinator at ESU #15, reviewed an ext...
  • Perfect weather at Pumpkin Patch for that candid photo moment

                        Mother Nature cooperated last weekend with perfect weather for the Pumpkin Patch at Cox’s Ponds, west of Champion. The annual event drew large crowds throughout the day both Saturday and Sunday. Kelsey Steinkrau...
  • Dr. David Younger joins hospital staff

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican Dr. David Younger began his practice at the Chase County Community Hospital and Clinic Tuesday, Oct. 14, after the approval of his Nebraska license. With his Nebraska license in hand, Younger can now begin the proc...
  • Four nuisance properties before council

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Three properties were named nuisances and another will receive a citation as city of Imperial officials continue to deal with nuisance properties. However, the city’s nuisance officer, West Central Nebraska Developm...
  • West Nile Virus claims life of Max woman

    By Russ PankoninThe Imperial Republican The Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD) received confirmation of a West Nile Virus death in the district. Funeral services were held Friday in Benkelman for 51-year-old Verna Lemon of Max. She was ...
  • Rotary plans Purple Pinkie Project

    By Lori PankoninThe Imperial Republican Imperial Rotary joins Rotarians around the world to acknowledge World Polio Day by holding a Purple Pinkie Project at Chase County Schools and the Imperial Theater. Anyone donating at least $1 to help save a life wi...
  • Line up for ‘Li’l Abner’

    By Carolyn LeeThe Imperial Republican Tickets are still available for the Chase County Schools musical “Li’l Abner,” based upon the popular cartoon strip by Al Capp. The show will go on at 7:30 p.m. Saturday night and 2:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon in t...
  • Challenge grows to $2,000 for food pantry

    By Lori PankoninThe Imperial Republican Frenchman Valley Coop staff took a challenge and ran with it and the Chase County Food Pantry ultimately benefited by $2,000. It all started when an old microwave was replaced in the office break room and the ques...
  • New Nebraska Cattlemen Beef State Scholarship created

    The Nebraska Cattlemen Foundation has announced creation of the Nebraska Cattlemen Beef State Scholarship that will award an annual $10,000 scholarship to an outstanding junior, senior or graduate level student. Eligible students must be a resident of Ne...
  • Commissioners moving ahead with two new shop buildings

    By Diane StammThe Wauneta Breeze The process for two new county shop buildings continued at the Oct. 14. county commissioner meeting. Chase County Commissioners Jodi Thompson, Chuck Vette and Don Weiss, Jr. reviewed bids for the buildings, which will be c...
  • Chase County residents eligible for lucrative business competition

    Prize money of $25,000 could be won A popular business development contest which helped start up a number of successful McCook ventures is back with major changes that officials believe will make it better and even more enticing to residents in Chase, Per...
  • Kuenning focusing on youth, education in new Extension position

    By Jan SchultzThe Imperial Republican Changes in the southwest Nebraska Extension makeup became official Oct. 1. One of the results of the shifting has placed some new faces as Extension Educators in Chase County, as well as a realignment of area Extensio...

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