January 19, 2023
While looking through the back issues of this newspaper, I discovered a story about an attempted Nuckolls County jail break that I should have shared with the our readers when we printed stories about the razing of the Nuckolls County Jail.
I did share part of the story.
Back in the summer of 1972, a woman staying in the Superior motel was suspected of passing a forged check at a Superior business. Though a former resident of the Superior community, she gave a Colorado address. She was arrested by a Nuckolls County officer and housed in the county jail. The women’s detention area was o...