Saturday, November 22, 2014

A Centennial Of History

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE— The Box Butte County courthouse will celebrate its’ 100th Anniversary next month. The courthouse is architecturally significant as well as historically significant as the focal point for the administration of local government within Box Butte County. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!

 

Weekend A Good Time To Give, Receive

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — The recent cold snap seems to have abated, for now, a fact many are thankful for, and this weekend provides some additional opportunity to give thanks. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Sub-State

By MADISON HIEMSTRA

Spud Sports Editor

In 2013, the Nebraska Schools Activities Association (NSAA) made big changes to the Class B District volleyball tournament. Class B is divided up into eight different districts, Alliance being in the eighth. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Logo Contest For 2017 Solar Eclipse

ALLIANCE — On Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, Alliance will be celebrating the total eclipse of the sun. The Alliance Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau are sponsoring a contest to create an official logo for the solar eclipse. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Sandhills Cowboy Hall Of Fame Nominations Due by Dec. 31

AINSWORTH — Time is quickly running out for the public to submit nominations for the 2014 Nebraska Sandhills Cowboy Hall of Fame. Nominations are due by Dec 31. Nomination forms are available by contacting any Board Member or Rod Palmer at Box 127, Ainsworth, Nebrasska or calling 402-387-2212. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Bobcats Set for Championship Battle With BDS

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

HEMINGFORD — The Hemingford High School football team is heading back to Lincoln. With a 26-15 win over Elm Creek last Monday, the Bobcats advanced to the Class D-1 State Championship Game at Memorial Stadium for the second year in a row. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Friday, November 21, 2014

Environmental Impact Study Stalling VA Decision

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — By law, all federal agencies are required to perform an environmental impact statement to consider proposals for change. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Farm Bill Meeting Discusses Program Options

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

HEMINGFORD — Dozens of farmers filled almost every seat in the Multipurpose Hall at the Box Butte County Fair Grounds Thursday morning to take part in the University of Nebraska Lincoln and the USDA Farm Services Agency Farm Bill Education Across Nebraska presentation. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Beef Prices Continue To Rise

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Ranchers are finding the cattle market is presently working very much in their favor. People are making more per head than any time before in American history. There are many reasons for this. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


‘Free Land’ Chautauqua Coming To Alliance

ALLIANCE — Alliance will be hosting Chautauqua June 10-14, 2015. The theme, part of Humanities Nebraska’s 4-year Chautauqua series, is “Free Land? 1862 and the Shaping of Modern America.” For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


City Of Alliance Activity Report

ALLIANCE — The 19th annual Christmas Tree and Wreath Festival will be hosted Nov. 29 through Dec. 6 at the Knight Museum and Sandhills Center. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Thursday, November 20, 2014

Business Manager Positive About Community, District

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — In June, the Alliance Public Schools district gained a new staff member in the Administration Building, as Marianne Carlson stepped into the role of business manager, a position made vacant with the resignation of Kevin Wilkinson. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Blood Drive Hits Eighth Year

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Wednesday afternoon, in addition to housing books, the Alliance High School Library became home to several stations for blood donors. The blood drive was sponsored by the school’s Key Club. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Celebrating 100 Years Of History

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — On Dec. 28 of 1914, the Box Butte County Courthouse, 524 Box Butte Avenue, was officially dedicated. A hundred years has passed and the courthouse will be hosting a celebration to honor its 100 years of existence. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Stops Added Along 12th Street

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Residents in the area of 12th street and Missouri Avenue find there are now new stop signs controlling the previously uncontrolled intersections. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


City, Landfill, Refuse Thanksgiving Schedule

ALLIANCE — City of Alliance Administration, Utility Customer Service and Public Works offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27-28, in observance of Thanksgiving. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Bobcat Send-Off

ALLIANCE — The Alliance Chamber of Commerce encourages area residents to greet the Hemingford football team bus this Saturday, Nov. 22, as the Bobcats travel through Alliance on their way to Lincoln for Monday’s Class D-1 state championship game.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


AHS Cross Country Looks Back At 2014

ALLIANCE — The Alliance High cross country team gathered with their families and coaches to mark the season with a banquet Nov. 11. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


AHS Softball Celebrates Season

ALLIANCE — The 2014 Alliance High softball team gathered one last time for their end of the season awards banquet earlier this month. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!