Thursday, September 18, 2014


Commissioners Adopt 2014-15 Budget

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — The Box Butte County Commissioners met Wednesday morning at 7 a.m. on the second floor of the courthouse for a special budget meeting to set the 2014-2015 county budget. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Local Soldier Talks With AMS Students While Home On Leave

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIIANCE — Alliance High School graduate Kip Van Tilburg is back in Alliance visiting family and friends while on leave from the United States Army. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Retired Professor One Of ‘12 Angry Men’

By JOHN E. WEARE

T-H Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Juries deliberate for hours, sometimes days. From the outside the process may appear tedious. Rob Dillon of Alliance plays one of the people on the inside as Juror Eight in Theatre West’s production of “12 Angry Men.” For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Panhandle Students Participate In Range Judging

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — FFA members throughout the region came to Alliance for a range judging competition on Tuesday. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Alliance Netters Host Scottsbluff, Gering

ALLIANCE — The Alliance High boys tennis team hosted Scottsbluff and Gering for dual action Tuesday. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Remember To Obey All Stop Signs

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — The morning can be a hectic time for schools and parents, as students are dropped off at buildings, and mingle on the playground before first bell, or take the school bus to their appropriate building. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Wednesday, September 17, 2014


Carhenge Rezone Allows For Further Development

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — A recent zoning change for Carhenge and 10 acres of the surrounding property rezoned the land as Rural Residential, which now allows for changes to be made to the attraction. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Superintendent Sets Forum Schedule

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Alliance Public Schools Superintendent Troy Unzicker recently announced the dates for this year’s public forums, the first of which is October 14. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Appearance Scheduled In Theft Case

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — A September 23 appearance in Box Butte County Court has been scheduled in a case against 53-year-old Manuel M. Camacho, Alliance. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Contestants Sought For Chili Cook-Off

ALLIANCE — Historic Main Street Alliance will be hosting a Chili Cook-off during Autumn on the Bricks 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, in the former Dollar General Building, 321 Box Butte Avenue. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Driving According To Conditions

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Even the most experienced of drivers may not know what to do when driving conditions are considered unfavorable. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


AHS Golfers Hit The Links At Gering

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

GERING — The Alliance girls golf team competed at the Gering Invite on Tuesday, taking fourth place at the event. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Bobcats Earn Wins Over Longhorns, Mustangs

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

HEMINGFORD — The Hemingford volleyball team hosted their first home contests of the season and used the home court advantage to pull off upsets of Kimball and Gordon Rushville. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Softball: Cards Top Bulldogs At Chadron

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

CHADRON — The Chadron Cardinals posted three runs in each of the first, second and fourth innings to defeat the Alliance Bulldogs 9-1 in softball action on Tuesday night. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Tuesday, September 16, 2014


School Board Approves Budget, Tax Request

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Monday night, the Alliance Public Schools Board of Education, with Board Member Ande Girard absent, approved the budget for the 2014-15 year, as well as the tax request. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Commissioners Focus On Health Insurance Options

By AMANDA MIITAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Lori Brennan with Gregory’s Insurance came to the Box Butte County Commissioners meeting Monday to introduce local benefit services within county. She noted, many are unaware this service is available locally. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Fire Department Still Seeking Volunteers

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — The Alliance Volunteer Fire Department has a capacity for 60 members. However, only 43 positions are filled. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Lowering Laing Lake On City Agenda

By JOHN E. WEARE

T-H Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Improvements at Laing Lake will be dependent on timing. In anticipation of grant funding and work to be done, the lake returns to the Alliance City Council’s agenda. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


BBAS Members Recognized At Conference

MCCOOK — Artists of the Box Butte Art Society received three awards at the recent Association of Nebraska Art Clubs, Inc. Convention. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Staying Safe By Staying Prepared For Winter Driving

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Wintertime means ice, sleet and snow covering the roads presenting a clear danger to anyone in or near a moving vehicle. Proper preparation can save lives. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!