Weather Doesn’t Dampen Spirit at Big Timber Gathering

     With a chuckwagon, campfire, and beautiful scenery right out of the Old West, you could almost see and hear the history of “The Big Timber” property located about halfway between Benkelman and Bird City last weekend. Tana and Darren Dale purchased the historical Cheyenne County land about a year ago. You drive about 10-miles south…

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Dundy County Commissioners Approve Resolution Stating Opposition to 30×30 Program

The Dundy County Commissioners have joined a growing list of Nebraska Counties formally opposing President Joseph Biden’s 30 x 30 program.  The commissioners voted 3-0 to approve the resolution during their regular meeting on Monday.  Dundy County’s resolution is based on similar resolutions passed by other Nebraska Counties, specifically Keith County.  The Dundy County resolution…

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Ellen Nadene Sieders – June 6, 1933 to May 28, 2021

Ellen Nadene Sieders – June 6, 1933 to May 28, 2021 A celebration of Ellen’s life was Wednesday, June 2, 2021. Visitation began at 10:00 followed with a service at 11:00. Peace in Christ Church, 236 Tabor Street, Elizabeth Colorado, 80107. A full obituary can be read in the June 16, 2021 issue of the…

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Donald Sitzman – April 23, 1937 to May 29, 2021

Donald Sitzman – April 23, 1937 to May 29, 2021 A book signing and Celebration of Life was held on Saturday afternoon, June 5, 2021 from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Herrmann- Jones Funeral Chapel in McCook. A full obituary can be read in the June 10, 2021 issue of the Hitchcock County News.

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Faye Louise Colby January 10, 1946 – May 23, 2021

Faye Louise Colby January 10, 1946 – May 23, 2021 Memorial services were held on Wednesday, June 2, 2021, at 2:00 PM at Herrmann-Jones Funeral Chapel of McCook with Pastor Jeff Kelley officiating. Inurnment was in Memorial Park Cemetery, McCook. A full obituary can be read in the June 3, 2021 issue of the Hitchcock…

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Aubrey Bradford – February 20, 1988 to May 17, 2021

Aubrey Bradford – February 20, 1988 to May 17, 2021 Private family services with Military Honors are planned for a later date at Ft. McPherson National Cemetery, Maxwell. A full obituary can be read in the June 3, 2021 issue of the Hitchcock County News.

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Dianna Butherus Korell – September 30, 1949 to May 19, 2021

Dianna Butherus Korell – September 30, 1949 to May 19, 2021 Funeral Service was 2:00 P.M., Monday, May 24 at St. Marks United Methodist Church, 8550 Pioneers BLVD, Lincoln followed by a reception at the church. Visitation was held Tuesday, May 25, 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. with family present to greet friends at Carpenter-Breland Funeral…

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Annie Elizabeth McDonald Nunamaker – July 10, 1951 to May 22, 2021

Annie Elizabeth McDonald Nunamaker – July 10, 1951 to May 22, 2021 Funeral Services were held Tuesday morning, May 25, 2021, 10:30 a.m. (MT) at the SW Nebraska Holiness Church of rural Wauneta with Nathan Kline officiating. Interment followed at the Rose Hill Cemetery, Stratton. Visitation was available at services on May 25th, 2021, at…

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Martin Virgil Wadle – November 5, 1955 to May 7, 2021

Martin Virgil Wadle – November 5, 1955 to May 7, 2021 Memorial Services were at Herrmann-Jones Funeral Chapel in McCook on Friday May 14, 2021 at 2:00 pm. A private family inurnment will take place at a future date. A gathering of family and friends for storytelling and memories following services will be held at…

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