USA Wrestling: Where Olympic journeys begin
January 26, 2012 Brian Hale   
Photo by Brian Hale/Gering Citizen

Blake Bahan, 7, of Scottsbluff, (top) scores a takedown against opponent Santiago Castillo, 6, of Mitchell, scoring 2 points. Both boys are members of the local USA Wrestling's "308 Takedown" club. For more photos and a full story, check out the Jan. 26, 2012 print edition of the Gering Citizen or purchase the eEdition.

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56Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
56No-Till Notes: Drilling Edible Beans, part 2
51Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
47Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
46Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
46Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
46Observations Only: A soul’s journey
46Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
45Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
44Across the Fence: Ah-ho-appa (fallen leaf)
44Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
44Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
44Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
43Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
43Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
43Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
43In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
42Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
42Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
42Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
42Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
42Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
42Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
41Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
41Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
41Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
40Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
39Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
39Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
39Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
39The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
38Completely Different: It's all in the family
38From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
38Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
38Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
38Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
38Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
38Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
38At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
37Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
37Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
37From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
37A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
37Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
36A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
36From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
36Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
36Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
36Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
35Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
35Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
35Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
35Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
35Totally Random: The Golden Rule
35Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
35The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
35Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
35Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
35Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
34Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
34Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
34Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
34The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
34A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
34Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
34Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
34Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
34Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
33Completely Different : Could you come down off your soap box please?
33Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
33The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
33Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
33Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
33From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
33From the Superintendent’s Desk
33Across the Fence: Building Barns
33From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
33Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
33Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
33Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
33Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
33Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
33Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
33Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
33Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
33Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
33Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
33In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
33Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
33Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
33Reach out for challenges
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32Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
32Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
32From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
32Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
32Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
32A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
32Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
32Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
32Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
32Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
32Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
32Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
32 Across The Fence: County Fair
32A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
31Completely Different: Your local government and you
31Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
31Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
31From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
31Across the Fence: On The road
31Assad’s endgame
31Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
31Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
31Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
31Observations Only : White water
31From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
31Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
31Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
31From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
31A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
31Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
31Observations Only: Temptation
31Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
31Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
31Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
31Anno Domini: We gather together
31Totally Random: My journey, life after living
31Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
31Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
31Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
31Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
31Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
31Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
31No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
31Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
31Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
31Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
30Across the fence: Something worth remembering
30Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
30A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
30Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
30Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
30Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
30From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
30Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
30Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
30Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
30Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
30Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
30Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
30 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
30A Stray Moment: Without a net
30Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
30Teen Voice: Silence
30Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
30The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
30Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
30Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
30Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
30At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
30Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
30Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
30Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
30Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
30In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
30No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
30Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
30
30Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
29Observations Only: Painting a picture
29A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
29Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
29From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
29Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
29Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
29From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
29Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
29Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
29Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
29Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
29Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
29A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
29Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
29Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
29Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
29Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
29Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
29The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
29Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
29A Small World: Savoring county fair days
29Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
29Observations Only: Reality check
29Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
29Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
29Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
29Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
29Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
29Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
29Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
29Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
29Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
29Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
29No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
29Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
29Creatures of the Night
29No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
29A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
29A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
28Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
28Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
28A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
28Teen Voice: Today’s television
28A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
28Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
28Observations Only: Curious things
28Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
28Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
28Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
28Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
28Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
28A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
28Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
28From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
28Across the Fence: The hand dug well
28Observations Only: Divine spirit
28A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
28Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
28Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
28Observations Only: Saint Marge
28Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
28Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
28No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
28Observations Only: Gone away
28Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
28Across The Fence: Last Christmas
28Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
28Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
28Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
28Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
28Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
28Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
28Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
28A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
27Observations Only : The orphanage
27Jane’s Secret, part II: Gertrude’s choice
27Observations Only - Two ages of man
27Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
27Observations Only: Just around the corner
27Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
27Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
27From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
27Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
27Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
27From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
27Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
27Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
27Observations Only: Critical thinking
27Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
27Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
27Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
27Teen Voice: Being a girl
27Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
27Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
27Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
27The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
27Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
27Lyman Review: Devil calf
27Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
27Totally Random: October, the pink month
27Observations Only: A sad week
27Across The Fence: A day For thanks
27Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
27Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
27Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
27In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
27Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
27At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
27History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
27Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
27Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
27Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
27In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
27At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
27Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
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27Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
27Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
26Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
26Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
26The zombie apocalypse and you
26SELL-OUT!
26Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
26Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
26Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
26Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
26Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
26Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
26Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
26Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
26From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
26Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
26Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
26Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
26A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
26Observations Only: Curious things, part II
26A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
26Observations Only: Journey's end
26Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
26Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
26Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
26Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
26Observations Only: A gift of serenity
26Teen Voice: Shadow art
26Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
26The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
26Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
26Teen Voice: Remember what you have
26Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
26Observations Only: Indifferent love
26The Good Life: The two different types of business people
26Teeing Off: Around the Green
26Totally Random: Life’s ripples
26Observations Only: The visit
26Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
26Teen Voice: Self-expression
26 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
26Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
26Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
26Building Bridges: Love your enemies
26In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
26Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
26Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
26At the Monument: Art in National Parks
26Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
26Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
26Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
26Their View: Goal post move unfair
26Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
26Synchronicity:What brings me back
26No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
26Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
26Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
26Prairie Dogs
26No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
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25Teen Voice: Just ten minutes
25Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
25Being a Nebraskan – border to border
25Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
25Home of the Brave
25A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
25Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
25Observations Only: A new direction
25A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
25The ghost of Ayn Rand
25From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
25Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
25Observations Only: Sister odyssey
25Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
25Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
25Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
25Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
25Teen Voice: Happy news
25From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
25Observations Only: Uneventful flight
25Teen Voice: Catfished
25A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
25Observations Only: Sister lost
25Teen Voice: Living within our means
25A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
25Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
25Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
25Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
25Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
25Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
25From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
25Teen Voice: The need to get away
25Observations Only: Choices
25A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
25Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
25Observations Only: The need to understand
25Observations Only: The vision
25Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
25The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
25Lyman Review: The love goat
25Teen Voice: Stress test
25Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
25Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
25Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
25A Halloween Story: The scary dream
25Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
25Teen Voice: My rebellion
25Teen Voice: What is love?
25Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
25Observations Only: The last toothpick
25Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
25Totally Random: Trusting the fates
25Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
25Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
25Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
25Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
25At the Monument: That old (historic) building
25Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
25Across the Fence: Amanda
25No-Till Notes: Looking Back
25Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
25Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
25Linked Lives
25Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
25Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
25Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
25Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
25At the Monument: Night Sky
25No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
25No-Till Notes: The value of water
24Observations only : Sisters of the world
24Completely Different: Tales from the mat
24Lyman Review: Let’s get back to the subject of bullying
24Teen Voice: March Madness
24Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
24Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
24Our View... Preserve Gering’s form of government
24From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
24Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
24Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
24Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
24Do You Tube?
24Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
24Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
24It's no surprise
24Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
24Observations Only: Extreme measures
24Remembering When
24From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
24Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
24Observations Only: North Powder
24Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
24Observations Only: Blue chip stock
24From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
24Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
24Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
24The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
24A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
24Observations Only: Good and evil
24Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
24Observations Only: A fine line
24Observations Only: A matter of matter
24Teen Voice: Body image
24Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
24Teeing Off: Persistence
24The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
24Teeing Off: Mind Gym
24Teeing Off: The thing about state
24Observations Only: A good daughter
24Observations Only: The awful truth
24Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
24Observations Only: Waiting time
24Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
24Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
24Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
24Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
24Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
24Observations Only: The last goodbye
24Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
24A real leaning tree Christmas
24Teen Voice: The gift of caring
24Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
24Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
24No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
24Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
24Lyman Review: Dog fun
24Teen Voice: Footprints
24View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
24Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
24Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
24Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
24No-till Notes: Moving forward
24Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
24At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
24For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
24No-til Notes: Changing plans
24Be kind through communications
24Letter to the editor
24No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
24Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
23Across the Fence: The Soldier’s Free Homestead Colony of Gibbon
23Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
23Completely Different: The Quest
23Trash cans
23Observations Only: The joy of money
23Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
23Life's curve balls
23Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
23Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
23Observations Only: What's in a word?
23Teen Voice: Not just another ride
23Silence please
23The hills, part 1: Mustangs
23Observations Only: Giving up
23A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
23Observations Only: Counting chickens
23From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
23Teen Voice: The road of hatred
23LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
23Observations Only: Spider adventure
23Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
23LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
23Observations Only: The meeting
23Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
23Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
23A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
23Teen Voice: Serendipity
23Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
23Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
23From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
23Teen Voice: Equality
23Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
23Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
23Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
23Observations Only: Expect the best
23Observations Only: Beginnings
23A Stray Moment: God Knows
23The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
23Completely Different - The magic of spring
23Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
23Observations Only: The shadow of error
23Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
23Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
23Teen Voice: The Other Side
23Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
23The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
23Observations Only: Off to the races
23Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
23A Small World: Special guest
23Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
23Teen Voice: The rivalry
23Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
23Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
23Observations Only: Hog wash
23Totally Random: Happy Halloween
23Observations Only: One more time
23Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
23Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
23Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
23Observations Only: The vigil
23Observations Only: Final moment
23No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
23Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
23Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
23Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
23Why you should visit the zoo in February
23Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
23Teen Voice: Where is the love?
23Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
23Teen Voice: Cyber War
23Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
23Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
23Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
23Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
23Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
23Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
23Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
23Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
23Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
23What’s really going on with our water?
23Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
23At the Monument: Junior Rangers
22We need a few good people
22A last look at the Nebraska Zone
22Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
22Time keeps flowing like a river
22My mini Pen and me
22Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
22Practice safe barbecue basics
22Observations Only: Saturday delight
22Teen Voice: The more the merrier
22From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
22Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
22The Block
22Observations Only: No thank you
22A Stray Moment: The last time
22Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
22Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
22Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
22Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
22Observations Only: Scourge of violence
22The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
22Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
22Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
22Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
22Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
22From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
22Across the Fence: The Pony Express
22Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
22The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
22Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
22Observations Only: Willfulness
22The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
22Observations Only: Divine prompts
22Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
22A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
22Observations Only: A matter of paradox
22Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
22Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
22Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
22From the Hill: More Work Ahead
22Anno Domini: On this remembering day
22Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
22Observations Only: A day in August
22The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
22Our View: Community responsible for kids
22Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
22Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
22Teen Voice: To the future
22Teen Voice: Inspire me
22Totally Random: Where does it go?
22Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
22Support emergency services personnel
22New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
22Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
22Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
22No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
22Letters to the Editor
22Fourth of July meetings
22A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
22No Till Notes: Final Stop
21Elizabeth's top ten movie list of 2011
21It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
21Life in the Rearview Mirror: Invisible scars have lasting effects
21Our View: Museum merger a good thing, but let’s go slowly
21Completely Different: Look around, what are you missing?
21Teen Voice: Thank you, Gering Speech Team
21Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
21The Good Life: Campaign ad using Jesus goes too far
21Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
21Permission to remember
21Economic development update
21 Taking a big risk
21Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
21Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
21Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
21Observations Only: Together again
21The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
21Observations Only: Surprises
21Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
21Observations Only: Going home
21Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
21From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
21Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
21Guest Voices…
21A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
21The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
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21A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
21A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
21Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
21Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
21Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
21Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
21Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
21Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
21Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
21SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
21Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
21Nature Notes: Love is in the air
21Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
21Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
21Religious freedom must be protected
21At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
21In the Hills: Explore the state parks
21View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
21Lyman Review: Branding Time
21No-Till Notes: Back in the field
21Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
21Website Resources
21College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
20Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
20Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
20Observations Only : Mission accomplished
20Letter to the Editor
20Social time has important benefits
20View from the block
20Age of reason
20Timing makes perfect
20The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
20The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
20The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
20Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
20Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
20Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
20Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
20Our View: The elephant in the room
20Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
20Lyman Review: One mean chicken
20Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
20Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
20Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
20Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
20Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
20Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
20Greetings from the State Capitol
20From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
19A Small World: Time traveling
19Our view . . .Sports Complex
19Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
19Seeing the works of the master
19Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
19A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
19From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
19Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
19The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
19I'm falling for Tumblr?
19Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
19Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
19Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
19The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
19Rural America and immigration reform
19Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
19Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
19Lyman Review: Winter's dog
19Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
19At the Library: March into a good book
19No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
19Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
18Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
18Life in the west: Betting on the end of the world
18Our View: Visionaries wanted
18Welcome to Gering
18From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
18The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
18Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
18Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
17My Thanksgiving prayer
16Our View: Bravo OTD committee
10Across The Fence: The Eighth Wonder of the World
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