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September 28th, 2012

Volleyball: Ansley-Litchfield outlasts Cedar Valley

September 28, 2012

The Spartans of Ansley-Litchfield continued their impressive season, outlasting Cedar Valley in four sets and moving their record to 15-1 Thursday night.

They lost the first set 22-25, but then bounced back to win the next three sets 25-23, 25-15, 25-7.

Lindsy Siegel and Shawna Paitz finished the match with 11 and 10 kill aces respectively. Kaitlin Kratzer, Taylor Pickar and Jessica Bristol finished with four each and Kayla Reynolds added one.

Reynolds and Kratzer did a solid job of setting up their teammates with 15 and 13 assists respectively.

September 27th

Volleyball: Holdredge defeats Broken Bow in straight sets.

September 27, 2012

Holdredge topped Broken Bow Thursday night in three sets, winning 25-22, 25-17, 25-14. Video footage will be added to this story in the next day or two and stats will be added when they become available. Also, be sure to check out the next edition of the Custer County Chief for further details

Mullen wins Brady tournament, South Loup earns win

September 27, 2012

South Loup
South Loup finished the Brady tournament 1-2, moving their record to 4-8 on the season.
They won the first match 2-0 against Stapleton McPherson County before dropping a 2-1 decision to Wauneta-Palisade and a 2-0 match to Eustis-Farnam.
South Loup topped SMC 25-15, 25-17 in the first match with Sierra Monroe leading the way offensively.
Monroe finished with three kills and had plenty of help around her. Jordan Rush and Shayla Dockweiler finished with two kills each.
Alex Weinman, Jenna Hoesel and Taylor Geiser each had one on the match.

Broken Bow beats Ravenna, goes 2-2 at Sutherland.

September 27, 2012

Broken Bow picked up its third straight victory Thursday night with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-11, 25-15) win over Ravenna Thursday night. It was their second straight victory over Ravenna this week after downing them 2-1 in the previous matchup.
The Indians took control right away and didn't let up, particularly in the second set. Broken Bow jumped out to a 12-2 lead before siding out.
Halie Jones and Julia Loy lead the way offensively for the Indians, recording 10 and six kills respectively.
Jones finished with 13 digs and Loy chipped in eight.

Heather Proskocil & Austin Hendrickson

September 27, 2012

Heather Proskocil and Austin Hendrickson, both now of Kearney, are engaged to be married Oct. 20, 2012, at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Kearney.

Mr. & Mrs.Levi Entz

September 27, 2012

Tessa Wright and Levi Entz were united in marriage June 1, 2012 at the Berean Church in Broken Bow with Pastor Larry DeMoss officiating.
Maid of honor was Kassi Wright. Bridesmaids were Chelsea Entz, Laurie Reichenberg, Sara Barnes and Katie Entz.
Best man was Tyrel Entz. Groomsmen were Ben Johnson, Zane Smith, Byron Reimer and Jonathan Jones.

Mr. & Mrs. Shane Scott

September 27, 2012

Krista Jane Kaps of Arcadia and Shane William Scott of Broken Bow exchanged wedding vows June 16, 2012. Father Marty Egging performed the double ring ceremony at St. Josaphats Catholic Church in Loup City.
Parents of the couple are Steve and Wilma Kaps of Arcadia and Duane and JoAnn Scott of Arcadia. Special guests include the brides’ grandparents, Wayne and Rose Kaps of Kearney. The bride was given in marriage by her father.

Judge Karin Noakes asks for help

September 27, 2012

District Court Judge Karin Noakes came before the Custer County Board of Supervisors Tuesday morning to plead her case for help.
Judge Noakes is requesting a full time secretary/baliff to travel with her to the counties she serves, and ease some of the burden of mounds of typing and paperwork she is responsible for. The request was brought before the Board of Supervisors at their last meeting, and discussion was tabled to this week.

Four interview for County Attorney

September 27, 2012

The Custer County Board of Supervisors interviewed four candidates to fill the position of County Attorney, vacated by the appointment of Tami Schendt to County Court Judge.

Natalie Duden
Of the four candidates, all but one is either local or has local ties. She is Natalie Duden of Lincoln.
Duden is a new attorney, with no trial experience. She is currently licensed in the state of Illinois, and says she specifically chose that state because 27 other states honor that license. Nebraska is one of them.
“And I never want to have to take the bar exam again!” she laughed.

Custer Co. dispatchers honored

September 27, 2012

Three Custer County dispatchers were honored by their peers last week, with Communicator of the Year awards.
Larry Cotnoir, Nancy Parliament and Amber Eberle were each given a Communicator of the Year award by the Nebraska Emergency Service Communication Association at their annual conference in Kearney. Each of the dispatchers was selected for the award based on outstanding service during crisis situations.

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