Engaged in a see-saw battle on the scoreboard were the Reds Seniors and the host Melons on Thursday evening. Powered by a five-run sixth inning, the Melons defended their home turf to edge Cozad 9-8 in a come from behind fashion.
The American Legion continued its long-standing tradition of placing American flags and crosses on the graves of fallen heroes for Memorial Day. They met at Gothenburg Cemetery on May 29 to honor the fallen. The FFA (Future Farmers of America) and Rotary volunteers showed up to help the Legion, along with other community volunteers.
Standing tall, the Gothenburg, Cozad and Lexington tracksters were spotlighted for their elite efforts that empowered the TIMES-Area to bring home their fair share of accolades and hardware from the 2021 Nebraska State Track and Field Championships that were held at Omaha Burke Sta dium on Friday and Saturday.