The Imperial Volunteer Fire Department (IVFD) received a donation of $1,000 from Bayer Crop Science as part of an award to Ernie Heskett. Receiving the check from left are Jon Kuskie, Curt Uebele, Shawn Tjaden, Scott Way, Heskett, IVFD Chief Doug Mitchell, Daryl Sharp and Rick Elliott. (Courtesy photo)

Heskett presented with veteran farmer award

    Ernie Heskett of Imperial was presented with the Bayer Crop Science Outstanding Veteran Farmer Award.

Kathy Burr teaches students about serving sizes in common breakfast cereals at the Healthy Habits day last week. (Johnson Publications photo)

Nancy Frecks shows students different options for healthy snacks at the Healthy Habits day last week. (Johnson Publications photo)

CCS students learn ‘Healthy Habits’

    Fifth and sixth graders at Chase County Schools (CCS)attended a Healthy Habits workshop sponsored by the UNL Extension office.

Josh Turner will bring that deep rich voice that he’s know for to the Chase County Fair on Saturday, Aug. 17. (Courtesy photo)

Shenandoah will open for Josh Turner at the fair’s Aug. 17 country show this year. (Courtesy photo)

Hairball will bring their own versions of Rock legends to the stage at this year’s rock show at the fair, Friday, Aug. 16. (Courtesy photo)

Josh Turner new headliner for fair’s country show

    Booking entertainment for the Chase County Fair can present its own set of unique challenges. Just ask Entertainment Chair Alex McNair or former chair Dan Kunnemann.


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