Congratulations 4-H!

The Gothenburg Times would like to congratulate all 4-H participants at the fair. Pictured here are Gothenburg champions. (Photos courtesy of Shannon Peterson)


Last week, two gentlemen stopped by the Comfort Suites hotel in a 1931 Model A car. The men were traveling to California using the historic Lincoln highway. Diana Unterseher took a photo of her newer car parked across from the historic one. Here you can see the two men with Unterseher and their vehicles. (Photos courtesy of, Diana Unterseher)


ENGAGED IN DICUSSION are Dr. Tom Osborne (left) and Van Brownson, as they spoke about football, life and the Teammates program on the deck of Wild Horse Golf Club on Friday evening. ASHLEY MOHLER/PLATTE VALLEY MEDIA

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Lincoln, NE - 07/08/2021 - In October of 2019, History Nebraska began renovations to expand and enhance the visitor experience at the Chimney Rock Museum. The expansion project included new interactive exhibits, expanded education rooms, storm shelter, and conference space.

Historical Happenings

The following passages come from copies of previous publications of the Gothenburg Times, they have been summarized by Ashley Mohler. Each passage has its source and is cited at the end of the passages.

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The North Platte Sensations Softball team are silver bracket, Class B State runner ups. Two Gothenburg girls, Madison Beachel and Taysia Holbein, are members of the team. The girls and their team are excited to announce they will be playing in Fargo North Dakota on July 21 for Nationals.

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A daughter, Harmony JoLinn-Lee Michael, was born in Kearney to Joshua and Katie Michael of Gothenburg on July 5, 2021. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces, and was 19 ½ inches long. Harmony’s siblings are Melody, Leo, and Nicholas Michael. Grandparents are Tina and Efren Trejo of Des Moines, Iowa and Rodney and Amy Mohler of Gothenburg, Nebraska. Great grandparents are Lyman (Butch) Michael of Des Moines, Iowa, Leora Lindell of Grand Island, Nebraska, and Melvin Mohler of Polo, Missouri. The family are excited to welcome this beautiful girl into their lives.