Holt County Attorney Brent Kelly has sent the paper a letter to the public about TC formerly Transcanda Corporation.
The O'Neill Simonson American Legion Post 93 hosted its annual Veteran's Day Program on Nov. 11 at St. Mary's Public High School.
Voters in two counties approved a $34.3 million new building project to merge the schools of Orchard, Clearwater and Ewing. The project, based on an average annual general fund growth of 4%, based on a five-year history of 20 similarly-sized school districts.
The second Veteran’s Free Dental Day was held Friday, Nov. 1, at Family Dentistry & Dental Hygiene in O’Neill. It ran from 7:30 a.m. until the last Veteran was seen.
The O'Neill Simonson American Legion Post 93 will host a Veteran's Day program at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11 at the St. Mary's High School gymnasium.
INMAN– The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Smith Mountain Investments LLC after a heat-related fatality at a jobsite in Inman.
Members of the O’Neill Community Foundation presented a $2,000 check to the Director of Beginnings Pregnancy Resource Center Chair of the Board of Beginnings last week.
It has been 74 years since the end of World War II, but even the remoteness of southwestern Holt County was not removed from the endeavors of war.
LINCOLN — Enjoy a free, family-friendly learning event from 4-7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 22, at O’Neill Elementary School, 1700 N. Fourth St., during a “Sesame Street” 50th Anniversary Hometown Celebration presented by NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations.
The CWCE Renegades played the St. Mary's Cards last Thursday, Oct. 3 in O'Neill and gave the Cards a bit of the same action the Cards gave to Stuart the week before with the score being on the wrong side for the Cards who lost 42-6 at home.
The O’Neill Eagles competed in two meets last week. The team went to the UNK Invitational. Twenty-seven girl teams with 246 runners competed in the girls race and thirty-four boys teams with 348 runners competed in the Class C division.
Fire Departments around the U.S. are participating in Fire Prevention week. Fire Prevention week is the time for fire departments to remind people of the dangers of fire and to be prepared by changing fire and smoke detector batteries and instructing children and adults on escape plans.
OMAHA —The Archdiocese of Omaha honored eight outstanding educators on Thursday, Sept. 12 at the 42nd Annual Archbishop’s Dinner for Education at the Embassy Suites – La Vista.
The O'Neill Fire Department with help from the Nebraska State Fire Marshall's Training Division burned a 100-year-old two-story house in O'Neill on Saturday, Sept. 28.
On Wednesday, Sept. 25 the Boyd-Holt 911 Center received information regarding a single vehicle accident near the Spencer Dam bridge.
LINCOLN — NET, Nebraska's PBS and NPR stations, is hitting the road this fall to bring a lineup of events and entertainment to central Nebraska.
O'Neill Fire Department will be burning a house Saturday, Sept. 28 south of St. Patrick's Catholic Church. The house, owned by Jack Welsh of O'Neill, is being razed for the expansion of the parish's parish parking lot.
The O’Neill Chamber of Commerce Business Boosters hosted the 2019 Irish ‘Toberfest Rib Cookoff on Saturday, Sept. 21 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in O’Neill.
ATKINSON — West Holt Public Schools in Atkinson announced its Homecoming royalty on Friday, Sept. 20. Named as this year's royalty were King Jaegher Odgen and Queen Ellie Burkinshaw.
LYNCH — The Village of Lynch is one of six applicants who have been approved for disaster housing recovery funds through the Nebraska Affordable Housing Trust Fund (NAHTF) following the March 2019 floods.
A monumental bronze sculpture honoring Native civil rights icon Ponca Chief Standing Bear was unveiled in Statuary Hall of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, Sept. 18.
LINCOLN —USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) in Nebraska reminds producers of approaching application deadlines for purchasing risk coverage for some crops through the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP).
SPENCER — The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) is reporting Highway 12 between Spencer and Niobrara is closed to through traffic as a result of a landslide near Bristow. Based on initial assessments, the slide does not appear to be flood related.
BARTLETT — Hometown artist Herb Mignery will be in Bartlett on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 as part of the dedication of the most recent addition to the Wheeler County bronze collection. The formal dedication will occur at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 1. Spectators will have an opportunity to observe the ins…
ATKINSON — West Holt Public Schools in Atkinson kicked off its Homecoming Week last Sunday, Sept. 15 at Mill Race Park with a bonfire and festivities sponsored by the booster club.
The O'Neill Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors hosted their eighth annual cornhole tournament on Saturday, Sept. 14 at O'Neill Community Center with 30 teams participating.
A 39-year-old Atkinson man was found guilty of several assault related felony charges last Wednesday, Sept. 11 by a Holt County District Court jury in a one-day trial prosecuted by County Attorney Brent Kelly.
A 19-year-old O’Neill man was charged with contributing to the delinquency of a child, a Class 1 misdemeanor during Holt County Court on Sept. 10.
On Sept. 10 around 8:37 a.m., the Holt County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) responded to an accident 22 miles north of O’Neill on Highway 108 near 499th Avenue.
This summer North Central Community Cares Partnership (NCCCP), a local 501c3 non-profit organization, purchased 272 reflective bands for runner and biker safety.
Holt County Veterans Service Officer Ken Stenka and committee members Harold Frickel from Atkinson American Legion Post 86 and Bob Campbell from Stuart American Legion Post 115 recently visited K.E. Barritt on Aug. 16 at Parkside Manor in Stuart.
St. Mary's Catholic High School in O'Neill announced its Homecoming royalty on Saturday, Sept. 7. Named as this year's royalty were King Manucher Tursunov and Queen Abby Everitt.