Historical Happenings 100 Years Ago August 6, 1919 Soldiers traveling in an Army motor train were boarded at a variety of places in Gothenburg due to difficult passage from Lexington due to heavy rain and the resulting mud. It was determined the roads onward to North Platte would likely be even worse. The enlisted ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!