As we honor Memorial Day, many think of it as a weekend that kicks off summer, a time to barbeque, bask in the sunshine and spend with friends and family. Oftentimes we forget why celebrate such a day, especially with a memorial so close to home.
LEXINGTON - Perhaps the most important time of year is approaching for property owners in Dawson County. Assessor John Moore said this week that his office is busy now compiling information for the annual valuation change notices, scheduled to arrive by mail June 1.
The original location of the headquarters have moved slightly and are marked by a 1928 monument about one mile south of the cemetery. You can still pay a visit to the one of the original Fort buildings which was moved to the Lincoln County Historical Museum in North Platte.
Several local high school wrestlers have been honored by the website NE-Wrestle.com for their work on the mat this season.
Brady High School senior boys’ basketball player Shane Merrill parlayed a strong season into an opportunity to play at the next level.
BENTLEY LOUIS GEIGER