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December 20th

Twin Loup's Hart signs letter of intent with Hastings Volleyball

December 20, 2012

Twin Loup's Alex Hart signed her letter of intent to play volleyball at Hastings College Wednesday afternoon. Hart plans to major in business administration with an emphasis on accounting while at Hastings. For more information check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.

Twin Loup girls falter against SMC

December 20, 2012

SMC earned a 47-38 victory over Twin Loup Dec. 14.

Alex Hart lead the way for Twin Loup offensively, scoring 21 points and finished with six rebounds. Becca Clark had five point along with five from Madison Kozeal, three from Monica Keith and two from Jackie Lewis. Keith finished the game with 10 rebounds.

Twin Loup out-rebounded SMC 34 25, but SMC made up for it at the foul line making 22-36 compared to 7-19 from for Twin Loup.

December 18th

Safer Christmas cookies make for a happier holiday season

December 18, 2012

Holiday cookies are even tastier when they're prepared in a safe, clean kitchen.
The cookie shaped like a Christmas tree, wreath or snowman is a delicious part of the season, but be sure to clean cooking surfaces and avoid eating the dough to make them an even more enjoyable addition to the celebrations. Raw dough could make you sick, according to University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension food specialist Julie Albrecht.
"Raw eggs in the dough have the potential for Salmonella, which can cause foodborne illness," she said.

December 17th

Nebraska Brews Beer

December 17, 2012

 

Nebraska brewing industry growing

Shirts, signs, Mugs & More

December 17, 2012

 

Gifts With Your

Personal Touch!

 

 

Come in and take a look at the personal creations

you can make or ask us what we can do for you!

 

December 16th

Dec. 15 basketball scoreboard

December 16, 2012

Boys Scores:

Elwood 56 S-E-M 36
Broken Bow 52, St. Paul 48
Gordon Rushville 60 Mullen 34
Sandhills/Thedford 62 CWC 31

Girls Scores:

CWC 51 Sandhills/Thedford 38
Elwood 53 Ansley-Litchfield 40
Mullen 48 Gordon-Rushville 38
St Paul 36 Broken Bow 22

For Full details, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.

S-E-M boys fall to Elwood in S-E-M tournament final.

December 16, 2012

Elwood held off a comeback from S-E-M in the second half and pulled away late, winning the game 56-36. Angel Boteo lead the way for the Mustangs with 13 points to go with 11 from Brian Guerra and 10 from Chase Erwin. Andrew Sleicher put in two points, but finished at the team's leading rebounder with six. S-E-M shot 5-9 from the free throw line. For more, check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief.

December 14th

S-E-M hosts Arcadia, Ansley-Litchfield, Elwood in Pre-Holiday tournament

December 15, 2012

In the opening-round girls game, Arcadia fell to Elwood 50-35 and Elwood also defeated Arcadia in the opening round of the boys game. Ansley-Litchfield edged S-E-M in their opening round girls game before S-E-M won the boys game 37-35. Elwood will play Ansley-Litchfield in the championship game on Saturday at 6:00 while Arcadia and S-E-M will play for third place Saturday at 3:00. On the boys side, S-E-M will take on Elwood for the championship Saturday at 7:30 and Arcadia will take on Ansley-Litchfield for third place on Saturday at 4:30.

Schall, Adams sworn in - Schall elected president

December 14, 2012

One of the orders of business at Tuesday’s Broken Bow City Council meeting was the swearing in of incumbent council members Chad Schall, representing the West Ward, and Bill Adams, representing the East Ward. Adams was appointed to the council in December 2010, while Schall was elected.
Following the swearing in, Schall was elected by his peers as president of the council. The council also approved Mayor Cecil Burt’s annual appointments of city engineer - J.E.O., city physician - Dr. Shawn Lawrence, and city finance committee - Chad Schall, Bill Adams, Cody Schmick and Kelly Clay.

Barn enjoys banner year

December 14, 2012

Tourism continues to be a growing industry in the state of Nebraska, and when it comes to visitors Custer County has its fair share.
The Custer County Tourism Council, under the direction of Chard Hirsch, has completed the 2012 final report for “The Red Barn” travel center - and the numbers are very encouraging. The Barn, technically the Sandhills Journey Scenic Byway Interpretive Center, opened for its fourth season May 1, and closed Sept. 30, 2012.