Monday, May 23, 2016
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Giltner's girls and High Plains' boys were both celebrating Saturday as the Nebraska state track and field meet came to a close in Omaha. The Lady Hornets sealed the deal on their second consecutive... + continue reading
Friday, May 20, 2016
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Work is under way at the Hamilton County courthouse to begin Phase 2 of a bat removal project. + continue reading
Thursday, May 19, 2016
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
Proposed regulations that would allow wind turbine development in Hamilton County stirred emotional testimony both for and against atTuesday's public hearing before the county's joint planning and... + continue reading
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Posted by Aurora1
Reader's rate:
0
The Giltner Hornets have been here before, and could be staring down a similar result by the end of Saturday afternoon.The defending Class D boys and girls state track and field champions will return... + continue reading

Latest News

05/18/2016
The Hamilton Manor Board of Trustees will  meet May 25 at 6 p.m. in the Hamilton Manor chapel, hoping to ultimately end with a recommendation to the Hamilton County Commissioners regarding the future of the long-term care facility.Manor board president Kirk Penner said there will be some new information discussed during the meeting, along... + continue reading
05/18/2016
County commissioners appointed Joann ‘Jody’ Griffith as the new county treasurer Monday after interviewing two finalists for the job.“We were very fortunate to have two qualified individuals, and the decision we had to make was difficult because you could almost call it a coin flip because of their qualifications, abilities and skills,” chairman... + continue reading

Home Page

More News

05/18/2016 - 0 comment(s)
The Giltner Hornets have been here before, and could be staring down a similar result by the end of Saturday afternoon.The defending Class D boys and girls state track and field champions will return plenty of firepower to Burke Stadium this weekend, sending 17 athletes, including 11 girls to defend the crown.Read more in this week's print or e-... + continue reading
05/18/2016 - 0 comment(s)
Dozens of camera flashes and hours worth of recordings caught the moment when the High Plains Community Class of 2016 went from teenagers to young men and women before their families' very eyes.Graduating seniors and their families were filled with emotions on Saturday, most notably during the flower presentation to parents and grandparents, along... + continue reading
05/17/2016 - 0 comment(s)
Dozens of camera flashes and hours worth of recordings caught the moment Saturday as the High Plains Community Schools Class of 2016 graduated from teenagers to young men and women. Click the link below to view a soundslide feature of the graduation ceremonies, and see this week's print or e-editions for a complete report.Graduation photos  + continue reading

Sports

749
reads
15 today
05/18/2016 - 0 comment(s)
The High Plains boys stole the show at the D-2 district meet May 11 in Osceola.The Storm recorded several individual district champions en route to a team title over Osceola, Humphrey St. Francis and... + continue reading

Commentary

2.952
reads
15 today
05/18/2016 - 0 comment(s)
. . . And the beat goes on. That’s how I look at my surroundings and realize our community continues to grow through present and past generous citizens who have or are currently reinvesting in Aurora... + continue reading

Ag Life

2.981
reads
19 today
05/18/2016 - 0 comment(s)
A local farmer has kept his stance solid on his preference for raising livestock the way nature intended, avoiding the temptation to add growth hormones and GMOs in hopes of boosting his profits.Rick... + continue reading