Monday, December 22, 2014

Unsung Youth Set To Graduate Early

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Though she may be only a junior at Alliance High School, Shayleen Behm — this week’s Unsung Youth and the daughter of Dee Dee and Bryan Behm — is set to graduate at the end of the current school year.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Silent Auction Raises Funds For KAB

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Following the closing of the silent auction fund-raiser for Keep Alliance Beautiful, the program earned more than $2,500. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Fr. John Thankful For Friendly Community

By JOHN E. WEARE

T-H Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Snow covers the ground outside his office as Fr. John Kakkuzhiyil is less than a week away from celebrating his first Christmas Mass at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Christmas Party Brings Cheer To Residents

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Saturday afternoon, the dining room at Good Samaritan Society-Alliance’s Evergreen Vista (care center), was turned into a stage for entertainment, packed full of residents and their family members. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Christmas Vacation

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

The holiday standard “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” turns 25 this year. It truly is, “the gift that keeps on giving throughout the entire year.” Trust me, I sometimes watch it in July. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Bulldog Wrestlers Second At Sidney Invite

By JOHN E. WEARE

T-H Managing Editor

SIDNEY — The Alliance High wrestling team posted their best tournament finish yet this season at the Bridgeport-Sidney Invite Saturday.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Hemingford Teams Defeat Bridgeport, Leyton

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

HEMINGFORD — The weekend saw both Hemingford girls and boys basketball teams pick up a pair of wins.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Saturday, December 20, 2014

Nutrition Department To See Cost Decrease

By MYCHAL WILSON

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — The Nutrition Department at the Senior Center will see a drop in utility costs charged by the city.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


No Sorting, KAB Taking All Sorts Of Paper In One Bin

ALLIANCE — Since moving to its new location at the landfill, Keep Alliance Beautiful has made several changes to the way that recycling is to be done when visiting the trailers.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


That Time Of Year Is Almost Near

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE— The tree is decorated and the lights are strung so now is the time to finish any last minute holiday preparations. This is the last weekend to get your holiday shopping done and finish up those Santa sugar cookies before Christmas is here. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


SAA Girl's Basketball Season

By CAMERON TRITLE

SAA 7th Grade

ALLIANCE — The St. Agnes Academy girls’ basketball team has had a successful season. Coached by Jason Tritle and his assistant Janelle Rolls, the team was very excited to play in the Panhandle Tournament on Wednesday, Dec. 17, in Edgemont, South Dakota.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Jensen To Play Volleyball At ICCC

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

ALLIANCE – Another Alliance High volleyball player will continue her athletic career after high school. AHS senior Emily Jensen, daughter of Ed and Amy Jensen, signed her letter of intent to play for Iowa Central Community College on Friday.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Friday, December 19, 2014

Transit Meeting Reviews Recent Study

By AMANDA MITTAN

Times-Herald Writer

ALLIANCE — Box Butte County Public Transit hosted a meeting yesterday morning to review the current standings of the program and what the future needs of the program entail according to a recently completed study.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Stanec Retires After Two Decades As Brand Committee Director

By JOHN E. WEARE

T-H Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Winter will mark the transition as it did in February 1994 when the Nebraska Brand Committee promoted Steve Stanec to director and chief investigator.  For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Blake Comments On Sasse Appointment

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — On Dec. 10, U.S. Senator-Elect Ben Sasse announced his senior leadership team. Among them is Alliance native Shelly Blake, who will serve as deputy chief of staff in Nebraska. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Heating Unit Suspect In Courthouse Alarm

By MARK DYKES

Asst. Managing Editor

ALLIANCE — Thursday morning, the Alliance Volunteer Fire Department responded to a fire alarm at Box Butte County Courthouse. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Sidney Girls Edge Alliance Down The Stretch

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

ALLIANCE — When the Alliance and Sidney girls basketball teams get together, records are irrelevant. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!


Red Raiders Shut Down Bulldogs

By AARON WADE

T-H Director of Operations

ALLIANCE — The Sidney boys basketball team pushed their record to 5-1 on the young season, with an impressive victory at Alliance on Thursday night. For the complete story, please read your ATH or subscribe to our online edition!