News

Wed
14
Nov
Edgar's picture

Quilts of Valor for three generations of Clements

Three generations of Clements were awarded Quilts of Valor at the Veterans Banquet Monday night sponsored by the Table Rock Brown-Hays Legion Post #289. Pictured from left, Gordon Clement, his son Gregg Clement, and Gregg's son Wade.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Wed
14
Nov
Edgar's picture

Area schools hold Veterans Day programs

Veterans Day programs were celebrated at Pawnee City High School, Lewiston Consolidated and HTRS this past week.

At Pawnee City, Pastor Duane Westing gave the address. The students of the school were involved from the lower grades to grade 12. Both band and vocal students performed.

Elli Stephens and Eve Beethe sang the National Anthem and Cub Scout Pack 322 laid the memorial wreaths.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Wed
14
Nov
Edgar's picture

Lady bow hunter, son get two bucks

By Julie Pierce

Two exciting days of hunting came back to back for me this year. The first, my son harvesting his first bow buck. The second, me letting an arrow fly and bagging my second bow buck ever.

The afternoon was overcast and gray. A light breeze was blowing through the timber that is nestled next to a bean field. After crawling into the stand, Justin and I reviewed scenarios that might play out if a deer would come in. We discussed distances and when to draw. He was so confident, even saying, “I’m going to get one tonight.”

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Wed
07
Nov
Edgar's picture

PC School Foundation buys 5 AED units for school

The Pawnee City School Education Foundation recently purchased five new Automated External Defibrillator (AED) units for the Pawnee City Schools. Funds for the purchase were made available by memorial donations to the Foundation for Lewis Rogers and Robert Noll. Pictured is Jason Turnbull, a local EMT and member of the Foundation board of directors, and high school secretary April Johnson who applied for the grant to purchase the AED's at a significantly discounted cost

 

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Wed
07
Nov
Edgar's picture

Pawnee City FFA chapter receives national recognition

The Pawnee City FFA chapter received national recognition at the 91st National FFA Convention & Expo in Indianapolis, October 24-27. Trevor Gyhra received the American FFA Degree and a team of four members represented Nebraska in a national career development event. Seniors Eliza Hunzeker, Jacky Schultheiss and Thomas Smyth and junior Samuel Gyhra represented Nebraska in the national Agronomy contest sponsored by Bayer CropScience. The team placed eleventh nationally and received a silver plaque. Individually, Thomas Smyth received a gold medal. Jacky Schultheiss, Samuel Gyhra and Eliza Hunzeker received silver medals.

 

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Wed
07
Nov
Edgar's picture

Archer King photo shows Armistice Day 1918 at the Pawnee County Courthouse

This picture was of the Pawnee County courthouse on the day World War I ended, November 11, 1918 . Sharla Sitzman said the photo is Photo 1615 in the Table Rock museum collection, shared by Laura Turnbull. Copies can be emailed for free to anyone interested. his picture was taken by Archer King, Laura Turnbull's dad. “At the time, I believe he still lived in Table Rock. Laura says he moved to Pawnee City when he got married, which was a few years after this picture,

” Sitzman said. The courthouse was pretty new when this picture was taken. It had been built in 1911 in the Classical Revival Style and has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1990. A lot was going on in this county in 1918 -- World War I ending, being in the middle of the influenza pandemic, 50th anniversary of the Pawnee Republican, grand opening of the Table Rock hotel & theater complex.

 

Sat
03
Nov
Edgar's picture

Pawnee City High School Showstoppers win Championship Class D Trophy at Peru St. contest

The Pawnee City High School Showstoppers won the Championship Trophy in Class D at the Peru State Showchoir contest last week. The Showstopperss are, front row - from left Mason Ladman, Alex Farwell, Kevin Rapp, Joey Marteney Back Row – from left Abby Coudeyras, Shawna Boverhuis, Alyssa Pierce, Jade Thayer, Mallory Branek, Ashlynn Hartman, Hadley Potratz, Elli Stephens, Arianna Adams, Taegan Rottman, Alexis Wiemers, Stella Hunzeker.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Sat
03
Nov
Edgar's picture

Seneca celebrates on Nov. 10

Kick-off the holiday season with a fun night out in Seneca, Kansas! The Seneca Area Chamber and Downtown Impact is excited to present the annual Ladies Night Out and Dueling Pianos Show on Saturday, November 10!

Shopping will begin on Seneca’s historic Main Street at 4pm with check in at Cornerstone Coffee Haus. From there you will receive a punch card with all the participating businesses to visit. Visit each business and enjoy great shopping with specials, some snacks, and refreshments, visit all the businesses to complete your punch card to be able to enter to win some fabulous prizes donated by Seneca’s businesses.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Sat
03
Nov
Edgar's picture

Public invited to Veterans Dinner to help celebrate WWI veterans and Legion history

The American Legion Thomas Little Post in Pawnee City is hosting an important dinner November 19 from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Legion/VFW Building.

The dinner will do two things. First, it will honor the County’s World War I veterans. The 476 World War I Veterans who served from Pawnee County are all deceased. The war was 100 years ago as of November 11, now known as Veterans Day.

Second, it will mark the beginning of 100 years of American Legion history. The Legion was formed in 1919. Their first commander was James Daugherty, Jr. He was elected in 1920 and served two years.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Sat
03
Nov
Edgar's picture

Saudi trade team visits Don Bloss farm

By Ray Kappel

A trade team of agricultural people from Saudi Arabia were at the Don Bloss farm outside Pawnee City Thursday morning to learn more about sorghum.

Bloss was a good person to answer their questions. He is President of the National Sorghum Board and is one of the few sorghum producers in the area.

Roger Berry, head of the Nebraska Corn Checkoff Board, also made the trip from Lincoln with the Saudi team. They were finishing up a visit in Lincoln with Steve Wellman, head of the Agricultural Department at the State of Nebraska. They had come from Minneapolis after a meeting of the U.S. Grains Council.

 

To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition http://www.etypeservices.com/Pawnee%20RepublicanID375/

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - News