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Bison homecoming royalty - McCook Daily Gazette
A highlight of McCook High School's 2014 Homecoming festivities last week was the King and Queen coronation at Weiland Field Friday night following McCook's 43-14 football win over Hastings. The Homecoming royalty included, left to right, front row: crown ...
Plato Redfern and the Drake Relays - McCook Daily Gazette
The Drake Relays, a function of Drake University at Des Moines, Iowa has grown, over the past 100 years, to become one of the largest and most important track meets in the United States. Although Drake has traditional ceremonies surrounding football and ...
Earnest A. Hamer III - McCook Daily Gazette
ARIZONA -- Earnest A. Hamer III went to be with his Lord and Savior on Oct. 15, 2014. He was born Feb. 8. 1943, in North Platte, Nebraska. He graduated from North Platte High School. Afterwards, he attended college in Kearney, Nebraska. After graduation ...
Bryan P. Miller - McCook Daily Gazette
LINCOLN, Neb. -- Bryan P. Miller, age 35, of Lincoln, died Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at UNMC in Omaha. Bryan was born on Nov. 25, 1978, in Cambridge, Nebraska, to Mark and Brenda (Witte) Miller. He graduated from Cambridge High School, received his ...
Fern Glee Cassel Dowling - McCook Daily Gazette
McCOOK, Neb. -- Fern Glee Cassel Dowling passed away on Oct. 17, 2014, at the Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook. She was born in McCook, Nebraska, on Sept. 28, 1918, to James and Maude Merla (McCormick) Cassel. She lived her entire life in McCook and ...
Eileen A. Witt Kastens - McCook Daily Gazette
HAYS, Kansas -- Eileen A. Witt Kastens, 86, died Sunday, (Oct. 19, 2014), at Via Christi Village in Hays, Kansas. She was born Nov. 20, 1927, to Anthony Floyd and Mary Versch Hafner in Herndon, Kansas. She graduated from St. Mary's Catholic High School in ...
Harriet Findley Campbell - McCook Daily Gazette
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- Harriet Findley Campbell, 92, died Oct. 14, 2014, in Salt Lake City. She was born in Denver, Colorado, Oct. 9, 1922, to James Stuart and Harriet Codington Findley. She married Walter Vaughn Campbell in McCook, Nebraska, in 1960.
McCook High School celebrating digital citizenship - McCook Daily Gazette
McCOOK, Neb. -- McCook High School is celebrating Digital Citizenship this week with a guest speaker and other activities. Digital Citizenship is usually defined as the "norms of behavior with regard to technology use," encompassing digital literacy ...
McCook woman among NSP recruits - McCook Daily Gazette
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. -- Sarah Calvin of McCook is a member of the 56th recruit class of the Nebraska State Patrol, which began instruction today. The class consists of 42 members identified through interviews and testing conducted over the past several months.
Week 8 High School Football Heroes - Part 2 of 3. - McCook Daily Gazette
McCool Junction's Chance Chrisman (#22) fights through a hold to make the tackle. This young man's play defines what high school football is all about. *Jacob Matthew-Millard North - (6-2, 230, FB, Junior) - Big guy helped the Mustangs rebound from a 21-3 ...
'Tis the season for inappropriate costumes, toys - McCook Daily Gazette
Free enterprise keeps our country running, but it also keeps commentators on the job as it pushes the boundaries of good taste. Halloween has turned into one of the year's biggest holidays when it comes to retail sales, so it's not surprising when ...
Helen Lambert - McCook Daily Gazette
OMAHA, Neb.-- Helen Lambert, age 74, of McCook, Nebraska, passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2014, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. Helen was born Dec. 26, 1939, in Zurich, Kansas, to Everett and Beulah (Lee) Hadley. She attended and ...
Roth birthday - McCook Daily Gazette
The family of Dorothy Roth of McCook is requesting a card shower in honor of her 85th birthday Oct. 24. Her family includes children, Randy and Kim Bauer, Jackie and Dennis Ginther, Steve and Marlyn Roth and Mike and Roxie Roth; grandchildren and great ...
'Adopt A Chaplain' tradition continues - McCook Daily Gazette
Ann Trail of McCook, Nebraska, plans to fill many boxes this size with "we care" goodies for U.S. soldiers serving in Jordan and Africa and on the USS San Diego. McCOOK, Neb. -- Many years ago, Annie Trail of McCook, Nebraska, "adopted" a chaplain to whom ...
Senate hopefuls headline forum - McCook Daily Gazette
McCOOK, Neb. -- The High Plains Radio Candidate's Forum at the Bieroc Cafe in McCook earlier this week proved to be a popular venue for political hopefuls looking to communicate their message, with less than three weeks remaining until the Nebraska General ...