Superior Fire Department answers calls

The Superior Volunteer Fire Department was busy answering fire calls Friday and Saturday. The department dispatched four units to Road C and 4000 Friday. A side by side ATV owned by Chris Bruning, caught fire while he was working on a fencing...

Ken Rempe will join Nuckolls Co. board

A Superior resident, Ken Rempe, is set to become Nuckolls County’s newest county commissioner. He was selected Monday evening to fill the county board vacancy left by the death of James (Pete) Keifer of rural Bostwick. State law provided a panel...

Jewell County receives grant to purchase safety equipment

The Jewell County Commissioners Brent Beck, Steve Greene and Keith Roe met last Monday. The commissioners reviewed an email from Doyle McKimmy, Jewell County Hospital administrator, regarding a letter he sent to Senator Moran’s office concerning...

Nuckolls Co. Museum hit by vandals

Vandalism is an ongoing problem for the Nuckolls County Museum campus in Superior. Windows have been broken at the church. The door to an outhouse was bashed in on Halloween. Vandals have battered the walls of the church and school buildings. New...

Jaelyn Himmelberg to perform at Disney World

Jaelyn Himmelberg, Lawrence, attends Blue Hill High School. She is one of more than 500 elementary, junior high and high school cheerleaders and dancers from across the country who will represent...

BNSF road closing frustrates motorists

Motorists planning to travel Highway 14 between Superior and Kansas have been frustrated in recent days by road closed barricades. Last Wednesday the Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad closed the...

Vaccine comes to Mankato

Jewell County Health Department and the Jewell County EMS will be hosting a walk in and drive through vaccination clinic at the Mankato Senior Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Wednesday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 11. They will be administering...

Dec. 5 will be a busy day for many

Sunday, Dec. 5, will be an entertainment filled day in Superior. The day starts at 2 p.m. with the annual Christmas program in the Nuckolls County Historical Society’s museum church. John Price Jr. and Arnold Miller will be in charge of the...

Nuckolls County Courthouse closed

The Nuckolls County Courthouse in Nelson is closed today (Thursday) and Friday to observe the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal business hours will resume Monday at 8:30...

Study affirms Lovewell State Park as contributor to economic growth 

The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) and the Center for Economic Development and Business Research (CEDBR) at Wichita State University (WSU) polled 39,156 visitors who stayed at a Kansas state park between April 1, 2020 and Sept. 11,...

Kansas Public Notices

SHS bowling team readies for season

This will be the second season for the Superior High School bowling team. If numbers are any indication, this will be one popular sport. Nelsen Petersen is in his first year of coaching the team which had a boys only team last season. This year...

RHHS cheerleaders and dance teams

Members of the Rock Hills cheerleading squad are Alyssa Davis, Paige Zadina, Austyn Groote, Lauren Whelchel, Danica Frost, Clara Touraine and Bella Volker. Alex Carabajal is the team sponsor. Members of the dance team are Caitlynn Scarrow, Paige...

SHS boys basketball

The 2021-2022 Superior High School boys basketball team will have a new head coach when they open their season against Republic County at Superior, Saturday, Dec. 4. Trent Siebecker, who served as the assistant coach, will take the helm for...

Gabriel Sharp shot her first deer this season.

She said, "Well it was probably my fourth time sitting this year and I heard him come in from behind my blind. Then after waiting patiently, for what seemed like forever, he finally made it down into a clearing when I got the perfect shot. He was...

RHHS girls basketball

The Rock Hills High School girls basketball team will open their 20121-2022 season, Friday, Dec. 3, against Pike Valley at Courtland. The team features two seniors, Avery Brown and Caitlynn Scarrow. Danica Frost and Selena Luong are the junior...

SHS girls basketball

Robert Nannen, head coach of the Superior High School girls basketball team, is looking forward to his second season with the team. The team finished the 2020-2021 season with a 21-3 record. They advanced to the state Class C-2 tournament where...

RHHS wrestlers

Rock Hills High School will again partner with the Beloit High School Trojans wrestling team in a cooperative program. Conner Cosand and Jacob Barry, both seniors and Coelton Neilson, a sophomore, will compete with the Beloit team during the...

RHHS football post-season honor

Wyatt Evert, a junior at Rock Hills High School, was awarded an honorable mention for the 8-man Division 11, District 4 All-District football...

RHJHS basketball game rescheduled

The Rock Hills Junior High School basketball game against Lincoln, at Lincoln, scheduled for Monday, has been rescheduled to Monday, Dec....

Ask a Pastor Column

Presenting Biblical answers to tough questions Q:  If someone hasn’t heard what the Bible says about what it takes to be saved, how can that be their fault? Will they go to heaven anyway? A:  Before we can understand the answer to this...

Country Roads

Happy Thanksgiving! Though we should be thankful for what we have been given year around, this is a special time of the year set for us to be giving thanks. Somewhere along the way, it wasn’t just enough to give thanks on this special day, it...

Editor's Notebook

My father and grandfather were constantly on the lookout for business opportunities. Grandfather found many diverse opportunities. In his lifetime, he was an owner of dray lines, at least one cafe and hotel, three or more gasoline stations, a...

Love my crazy life

It’s been another wild weekend of burning the candle at both ends. Friday morning, I left the house around nine to pick up my glasses from the eye doctor. After having my glasses fit, I hit the road headed to Sutton to have my back cracked by the...

Puffs

Nov. 22, 1963 . . . the death of President John Kennedy. Seems we’ve had a bunch of funerals in Lawrence as of late. This past weekend and Monday two more women. Most folks alive today probably don’t remember 1963 as they were not born yet. I...

After the deer hunt comes processing the meat

Every year, thousands of people apply for a deer license with the hope of bagging a trophy buck and providing food for the family. Though I have never shot a deer, hunting season has been a big deal...

Cathy Ahrens

Catherine "Cathy" Verna Ahrens, Superior, the daughter of Raymond and Helen (Tanner) Uhrmacher, was born on March 9, 1940, at Hastings, Neb. She died Nov. 15, at Parkview Haven Nursing Home in...

Joyce McElroy

Joyce Ann Fullerton McElroy, the daughter of William and Ruby (Hancock) Fullerton, was born on Jan. 4, 1942, in Montrose, Kan. She died Nov. 21, 2021, at the Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulys-...

Candace Durant

Candace Durant, 88, died Nov. 9, 2021 at Presbyterian Manor in Salina, Kan. She was born January 20, 1933, the only child of Chester and Ruth (Banker) Beineke in Salina. She graduated from Salina High School. While attending Kansas Wes- leyan...

Max Hoskinson

Max A. Hoskinson, 61, of Superior, Nebraska died Oct. 21, 2021. Max is survived by his wife of 34 years, Barb; daughter, Allison; son, Luke; and two granddaughters. Max’s family and friends will remember his love for fishing, goose addiction,...

Opal Crouch

Opal Maxine Crouch, 91, was born on Nov. 14, 1929, in Lamar, Colo. She died Aug. 21, 2021, at the Belleville Healthcare Center. Opal grew up on a farm near Scottsville, Kan. Following her high...

Elizabeth Kucera

Elizabeth (Betty) Ann Kucera, 88, of Lawrence, Neb., died Wednesday, Nov. 17, at Mary Lanning Healthcare in Hastings, surrounded by family on St. Elizabeth of Hungary feast day. Her funeral was held...

Ronald Weber

Ronald Ray Weber, the son of Carl and Wilma (Grauerholz) Weber Kirchhoff, was born Jan. 31, 1950, in Greeley, Colo. He died Nov. 20, 2021, at the Sunrise Country Manor at Milford, Neb., at the age of...

Raymond Malone

Raymond Earl Malone, 80, died at home in Beavercreek, Ohio, on Nov. 17, 2021 after battling leukemia. Born Jan. 19, 1941, in McNairy County, Tenn., to his late parents, Robert Mack Malone and Annie...

Samuel Gillett

Samuel Dale Gillett, 87, was born Dec. 26, 1933, on the family farm north of Esbon, Kan. He died Nov. 13, at the hospital in Superior. He was the fourth child of David Clayton and Nellie Shagley Gillett. He attended country schools and graduated...

Marian Souchek

The funeral for Marian Emma Souchek was held Saturday, Nov. 20 at Sacred Heart parish in Lawrence. The Mass of Christian Burial was con-celebrated by pastors Rev. Corey Harrison and Father Thomas Schultes and Father Joe Walsh. Marian was born July...

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