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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168No Till Notes:
166Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
164Letters to the Editor
160Across The Fence: Over The Edge; Niagara’s Argonauts
159Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
158In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
157Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
156At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
155A Stray Moment: Brand new used cars
154Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
153Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
149No-Till Notes: Dakota Lakes Dry Land Rotations
137Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
135Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
131At the Monument: Where are the animals?
129Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
126
125Across the Fence: Before Barbed Wire
123Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
122What's the deal with organic milk?
117
114Across the Fence: Roosevelt’s campaign tour of the west
112At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
106Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
104Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
102Across The Fence: “…a date that will live in infamy.”
99Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
98The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
92Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
90Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
90Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
90Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
89Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
89Observations Only: A soul’s journey
87Completely Different: It's all in the family
87Across the Fence: Ah-ho-appa (fallen leaf)
87Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
87Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
85Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
85Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
85A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
82At the Library: Son by Lois Lowry
82Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
81Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
81 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
80Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
80Totally Random: The Golden Rule
80Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
80Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
80At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
79From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
79Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
79No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
78A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
78Creatures of the Night
78Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
77Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
77Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
76Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
75From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
75In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
75Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
74Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
74
73Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
73Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
73Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
73Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
72Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
71Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
71Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
71Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
70Completely Different : Could you come down off your soap box please?
70Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
70A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
70Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
70Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
70Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
70Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
70Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
70Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
69Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
69Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
69Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
69The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
69Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
69Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
69Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
68Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
68Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
68Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
68Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
68Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
68Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
67Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
67Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
67Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
67No-Till Notes: The value of water
66Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
66Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
66Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
66Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
66Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
66Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
66At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
65A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
65Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
64The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
64Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
64Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
64A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
64The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
64The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
64Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
64Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
64Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
64Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
64Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
64A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
63Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
63Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
63Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
63Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
63The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
63Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
63Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
63Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
62Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
62Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
62From the Superintendent’s Desk
62From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
62From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
62Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
62A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
62Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
62Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
62Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
62Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
62A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
61Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
61Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
61Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
61From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
61Across the Fence: The hand dug well
61Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
61Observations Only: A sad week
61Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
61A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
61No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
60The ghost of Ayn Rand
60Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
60From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
60From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
60A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
60Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
60Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
60Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
59Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
59Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
59Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
59Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
59Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
59Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
58Across the Fence: On The road
58Assad’s endgame
58Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
58Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
58Across the Fence: Building Barns
58Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
58A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
58Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
58A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
58Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
58Teen Voice: Silence
58Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
58Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
58Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
58 Across The Fence: County Fair
58Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
57Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
57From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
57A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
57Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
57Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
57Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
57Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
57Teeing Off: Around the Green
57The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
57Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
57Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
57No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
57In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
57Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
57Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
57
57No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
57
56Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
56Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
56A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
56Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
56Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
56From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
56Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
56The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
56Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
56The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
56Totally Random: My journey, life after living
56At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
56Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
56Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
55Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
55From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
55Across the Fence: The Pony Express
55Teeing Off: Persistence
55Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
55Anno Domini: We gather together
55Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
54Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
54Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
54Observations Only: Curious things
54Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
54Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
54From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
54Teen Voice: The need to get away
54Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
54A Halloween Story: The scary dream
54Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
54Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
54At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
54Be kind through communications
54Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
54A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
54
53The Block
53Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
53A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
53A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
53A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
53Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
53Teen Voice: Remember what you have
53A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
53Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
53Teen Voice: My rebellion
53Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
53Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
53Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
53Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
53Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
52Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
52Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
52Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
52Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
52From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
52Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
52Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
52Observations Only: Temptation
52Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
52Observations Only: The need to understand
52Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
52Observations Only: Reality check
52Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
52The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
52A real leaning tree Christmas
52Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
52Building Bridges: Love your enemies
52Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
52Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
52Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
52Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
52In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
52Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
52Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
52Reach out for challenges
51Being a Nebraskan – border to border
51From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
51Observations Only: The meeting
51Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
51Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
51Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
51Observations Only: Beginnings
51Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
51Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
51The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
51Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
51Observations Only: Divine spirit
51Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
51
51Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
51Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
51Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
51Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
51Across The Fence: A day For thanks
51Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
51New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
51Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
51Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
50Completely Different: Your local government and you
50Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
50Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
50Observations Only: Critical thinking
50Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
50From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
50Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
50Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
50Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
50Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
50Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
50Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
50Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
50Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
50Anno Domini: On this remembering day
50Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
50Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
50Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
50Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
50No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
50In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
50
50
49A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
49A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
49Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
49Teen Voice: Today’s television
49From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
49Observations Only : White water
49Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
49A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
49Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
49Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
49Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
49The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
49Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
49A Small World: Special guest
49Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
49Observations Only: Saint Marge
49Lyman Review: The love goat
49Teen Voice: Stress test
49Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
49Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
49Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
49Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
49Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
49SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
49In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
49Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
49Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
49No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
49History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
48Observations Only : The orphanage
48Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
48The hills, part 1: Mustangs
48From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
48The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
48Teen Voice: Catfished
48Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
48Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
48Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
48Teen Voice: Body image
48A Stray Moment: Without a net
48A Small World: Savoring county fair days
48Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
48Teen Voice: The rivalry
48Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
48Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
48Across The Fence: Last Christmas
48Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
48Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
48Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
48Across the Fence: Amanda
48View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
48Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
48No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
48Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
48No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
48Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
47Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
47Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
47A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
47Observations Only: Curious things, part II
47Observations Only: Journey's end
47Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
47A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
47Observations Only: A gift of serenity
47Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
47A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
47Lyman Review: Devil calf
47Observations Only: The visit
47Teen Voice: Self-expression
47 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
47Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
47Observations Only: Gone away
47Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
47Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
47Religious freedom must be protected
47Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
47Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
47No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
47Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
46Completely Different: Tales from the mat
46The zombie apocalypse and you
46Observations Only: A new direction
46A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
46Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
46Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
46Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
46Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
46Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
46Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
46Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
46I'm falling for Tumblr?
46Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
46The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
46Observations Only: A matter of paradox
46Observations Only: Indifferent love
46Teeing Off: The thing about state
46Observations Only: Off to the races
46Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
46Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
46Totally Random: Life’s ripples
46Lyman Review: One mean chicken
46Observations Only: One more time
46Observations Only: Final moment
46Teen Voice: The gift of caring
46Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
46Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
46No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
46Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
46Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
46Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
46Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
46What’s really going on with our water?
46Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
46Prairie Dogs
46At the Monument: Night Sky
46No Till Notes: Final Stop
46Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
45Across the Fence: The Soldier’s Free Homestead Colony of Gibbon
45From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
45From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
45Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
45Observations Only: The shadow of error
45The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
45Teen Voice: The Other Side
45Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
45Observations Only: The vision
45Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
45Totally Random: October, the pink month
45Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
45Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
45Our View: Community responsible for kids
45Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
45Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
45Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
45Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
45Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
45No-til Notes: Changing plans
45Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
45Across The Fence: The Eighth Wonder of the World
45At the Monument: Living History
44Observations only : Sisters of the world
44Time keeps flowing like a river
44Jane’s Secret, part II: Gertrude’s choice
44The Good Life: Campaign ad using Jesus goes too far
44Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
44Observations Only: Just around the corner
44A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
44Observations Only: Painting a picture
44Observations Only: North Powder
44Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
44Observations Only: Expect the best
44Teen Voice: Being a girl
44Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
44The Good Life: The two different types of business people
44A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
44Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
44Observations Only: The vigil
44Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
44Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
44Teen Voice: Where is the love?
44Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
44Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
44Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
44Their View: Goal post move unfair
44Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
43It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
43Completely Different: Look around, what are you missing?
43A last look at the Nebraska Zone
43Teen Voice: Thank you, Gering Speech Team
43Completely Different: The Quest
43Across the fence: Something worth remembering
43Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
43Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
43Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
43Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
43Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
43Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
43Teen Voice: The more the merrier
43Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
43Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
43Teen Voice: Serendipity
43Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
43Our View: The elephant in the room
43Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
43Observations Only: Choices
43Observations Only: The awful truth
43Observations Only: Waiting time
43Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
43Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
43Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
43Observations Only: A day in August
43Observations Only: The last goodbye
43Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
43Teen Voice: Footprints
43Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
43At the Monument: Art in National Parks
43Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
43In the Hills: Explore the state parks
43Letters to the Editor
43Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
43Across The Fence: Captain Silas S. Soule; The face of moral courage
42Economic development update
42Do You Tube?
42Home of the Brave
42It's no surprise
42From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
42Remembering When
42A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
42Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
42Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
42Teen Voice: Happy news
42Observations Only: Uneventful flight
42Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
42Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
42The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
42Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
42Observations Only: Good and evil
42Guest Voices…
42Teen Voice: Shadow art
42Observations Only: Divine prompts
42A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
42Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
42Totally Random: Happy Halloween
42Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
42Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
42Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
42Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
42Totally Random: Where does it go?
42Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
42At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
42Lyman Review: Branding Time
42Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
42No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
42At the Monument: Junior Rangers
42Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
41Elizabeth's top ten movie list of 2011
41My mini Pen and me
41Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
41Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
41Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
41Teen Voice: Not just another ride
41A Stray Moment: The last time
41Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
41Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
41Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
41Observations Only: Scourge of violence
41Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
41A Stray Moment: God Knows
41Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
41Observations Only: A fine line
41The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
41Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
41Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
41Observations Only: A matter of matter
41Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
41Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
41Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
41Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
41Totally Random: Trusting the fates
41Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
41Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
41Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
41At the Monument: That old (historic) building
41Support emergency services personnel
41Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
41Linked Lives
41For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
41Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
41Synchronicity:What brings me back
41Letter to the editor
41Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
40Teen Voice: Just ten minutes
40Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
40Lyman Review: Let’s get back to the subject of bullying
40Observations Only - Two ages of man
40Age of reason
40Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
40Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
40Teen Voice: The road of hatred
40Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
40Observations Only: Blue chip stock
40Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
40Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
40Observations Only: Going home
40From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
40Teen Voice: Equality
40Teen Voice: Living within our means
40Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
40From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
40The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
40Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
40Observations Only: A good daughter
40A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
40Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
40Teen Voice: To the future
40Teen Voice: Cyber War
40Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
40View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
40Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
40Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
40At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
39Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
39Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
39Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
39From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
39From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
39LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
39Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
39Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
39Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
39Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
39A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
39Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
39From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
39Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
39Teeing Off: Mind Gym
39Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
39Teen Voice: What is love?
39Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
39Observations Only: The last toothpick
39Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
39No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
39Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
39Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
39No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
38Letter to the Editor
38Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
38View from the block
38Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
38SELL-OUT!
38Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
38From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
38From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
38Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
38Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
38Observations Only: Hog wash
38Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
38Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
38No-till Notes: Moving forward
38Website Resources
37Life in the Rearview Mirror: Invisible scars have lasting effects
37Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
37We need a few good people
37Our view . . .Sports Complex
37Our View... Preserve Gering’s form of government
37Seeing the works of the master
37Trash cans
37Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
37From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
37LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
37Observations Only: Sister odyssey
37The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
37Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
37Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
37From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
37Observations Only: Sister lost
37Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
37Observations Only: Willfulness
37Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
37Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
37From the Hill: More Work Ahead
37Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
37Why you should visit the zoo in February
37No-Till Notes: Looking Back
37Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
37College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
37Fourth of July meetings
36Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
36Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
36Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
36Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
36Observations Only: The joy of money
36The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
36Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
36Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
36Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
36Observations Only: What's in a word?
36Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
36Observations Only: No thank you
36Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
36Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
36Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
36Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
36Completely Different - The magic of spring
36Lyman Review: Winter's dog
36Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
36Nature Notes: Love is in the air
36Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
36Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
35Our View: Museum merger a good thing, but let’s go slowly
35Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
35Life in the west: Betting on the end of the world
35Timing makes perfect
35Permission to remember
35 Taking a big risk
35Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
35Practice safe barbecue basics
35Welcome to Gering
35Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
35The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
35Observations Only: Giving up
35The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
35Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
35Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
35Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
35Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
35Teen Voice: Inspire me
35From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
34A Small World: Time traveling
34Observations Only : Mission accomplished
34Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
34Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
34Life's curve balls
34Observations Only: Saturday delight
34Silence please
34Observations Only: Counting chickens
34Observations Only: Together again
34Observations Only: Surprises
34The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
34The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
34Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
34Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
34Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
34No-Till Notes: Back in the field
33Teen Voice: March Madness
33Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
33Our View: Visionaries wanted
33Observations Only: Extreme measures
33Observations Only: Spider adventure
33Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
33The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
33Rural America and immigration reform
33Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
33At the Library: March into a good book
33Lyman Review: Dog fun
32Social time has important benefits
32Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
32Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
32Greetings from the State Capitol
30From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
30Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
30Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
29No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
28My Thanksgiving prayer
28Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
27Our View: Bravo OTD committee
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