May 20th, 2015
There is an early deadline for the May 28th issue of the Custer County Chief. The deadline to make it in this paper is Friday May 22 at noon.
The Chief office will be closed on Memorial Day Monday May 25.
Broken Bow- Austin Reynolds
Mullen- John Opela
Sandhills/Thedford- Jacey Nutter
South Loup- Trevor Halstead
Elizabeth Cramer, Tami Myers, Colin Lambertson, Troy Gilligan and Boys 4x800m relay team
Kayla Reynolds, Shawna Paitz, Courtney Bailey, Girls 4x100m relay team, Michael Shoemaker, Landon Rohde, Austin Johnson, Trevor Scott and Boys 4x100m relay team
Addison Henry, Jessica Eurek, Girls 4x400m relay team, Girls 4x800m relay team and Nolan Baker
Jasmyn Brooks, Shelbee Leuburg, Girls 4x800m relay team, Dylan Reynolds, Travis Kleeb, Austin French and boys 4x400m relay team
The Broken Bow School Board tapped David Glendy Monday evening to fill a seat vacated by the resignation of Michelle Zlomke. Following a split 3-2 vote, Glendy signed his oath of office and took his seat at the table. Details follow in this week's Custer County Chief.
The city of Broken Bow is pleased to announce that the Broken Bow Library capital campaign video is complete. The Library staff, board, and steering committee worked with Mitch Hunt with Huntrex, LLC to produce this remarkable video. Click on the attached video to see more about the Broken Bow Public Library. https://youtu.be/j3KpIhw6to8
To learn more about the Broken Bow Library Expansion, please contact Joan at (308) 872-2927 or email at email@example.com
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” The Nebraska high school wrestling champion who lost his left leg after a car accident this spring is looking forward to his recovery and attending the University of Wyoming in the fall.
But first Doyle Trout graduated from Centennial High School Saturday afternoon and received a standing ovation as he received his diploma.
The four-time Nebraska state champion told the Lincoln Journal Star (http://bit.ly/1QUrhgG ) he's been overwhelmed by all the support he has received since the April 5 accident and hasn't even had time to read all the letters.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Two U.S. Marines with Nebraska ties were among the six Marines and two Nepalese soldiers killed last week in a helicopter crash in Nepal. On Sunday, the Defense Department identified all the Marines killed in Tuesday's crash.
One of the pilots, Capt. Dustin Lukasiewicz, grew up in Wilcox, Nebraska, before joining the Marines.
Lance Cpl. Jacob A. Hug was working as a videographer onboard the flight delivering supplies to earthquake victims. Hug is an Arizona native, but several of his family members live in Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Omaha, Nebraska.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Nebraska will open the 2017 football season against Arkansas State in Lincoln.
The Nebraska athletic department announced Monday that the Red Wolves would visit Memorial Stadium on Sept. 2. The game will be the third between the schools. Nebraska won 38-9 in 2009 and 42-13 in 2012.
The addition of Arkansas State completes Nebraska's 2017 schedule. The Cornhuskers' non-conference schedule also includes a game at Oregon and a matchup with Northern Illinois in Lincoln.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) â€” Omaha authorities say they've made a second arrest in a homicide case involving a woman who was found dead after her baby was discovered alive in a trash container. The search continues for her missing 5-year-old son.
Omaha police say they've charged 24-year-old Gabriela Guevara as an accessory to homicide.
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Federal health officials said Friday that they were never told of repeated findings of listeria at a Blue Bell Creameries facility before an outbreak linked to the ice cream turned deadly.
Results of a Food and Drug Administration investigation released this week showed the company had found 17 positive samples of listeria on surfaces and floors in its Oklahoma plant dating back to 2013. The FDA said Friday that it "was not aware of these findings" before doing its own inspection this year.