Nebraska’s number of farms and ranches declined during 2018, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The number of farms and ranches in the State, at 45,900, was down 400

Gothenburg had 17 state track qualifiers who will compete this weekend at Burke Stadium in Omaha. Pictured front row, from left, are: Amaya Ackerman, Bella Rickertsen, Tyce Hruza, Wyatt Hotz,


The Bronze, Silver and Gold teams from Gymnastics West all received fifth place. They are coached by Amanda Ristine and Rebecca Gronewold.

A solid start paved the road for Gothenburg’s Jake Scherer to earn a berth to the state tournament. Scherer birdied two of his first three holes and fired a round


An 80th Birthday Celebration for Ruth Ann Hess will be held May 26, 2019, from 2-4 p.m. at the Farnam Senior Center. Cards may be sent to: 40746 Road 743

Larry Franzen is celebrating his 80th birthday on May 22nd. His family is requesting a card shower to help him celebrate this special day. Cards can be sent to Larry