Pulpit of Bones - Book review: 'To Be Sung Underwater'
May 19, 2011 Deb Carpenter-Nolting   
This novel by Tom McNeal is about Judith, a young woman who, when her parents divorce, moves from Vermont to a small college town in Nebraska where her father is a professor. It is also about Willy, a young man she “abandoned, and yet never quite left behind.”

The story is about two worlds: the surface and what lies beneath the surface; the present and the past; the world Judith finds herself in when she reaches a mid-life crisis, and the world she longs for.

Judith lives in Los Angeles with her husband of twenty years. She edits movies. The turning point or “swerve” in her life begins when her husband buys a new bedroom set for their daughter Camille and places the old set out by the pool. To Judy, this bedroom set is not just any furniture. It is a birds-eye maple bedroom set that has family history and a special significance to her.

Judith rents a storage unit and secretly reconstructs it to look like the room she had when she was a teen. She escapes her reality of editing movies and the façade of her marriage by thinking back to the simple joys of her high school years. She finds herself drawn to the storage unit, again and again losing track of all time while she naps peacefully on her birds-eye maple bed.

We quickly realize that Judith’s life in Los Angeles is superficial. Her musings about the high plains of Nebraska have the depth of simplicity. Her memories reveal who Judith really is beneath the surface. Those memories involve Willy, a young carpenter who ushered her into womanhood on the birds-eye maple bed and helped her appreciate the beauty of a sunset and his dream of a little acreage where he would one day create a small lake.

Judith’s transformation into an alternate world is so complete that she creates a new identity and hires a detective to find three friends from her past. Of course, one of them is Willy, the boy she left in Nebraska.

Tom McNeal, author of award winning “Goodnight, Nebraska,” spent part of every summer in Nebraska, at a farm where his mother was raised. To those of us familiar with the area, we recognize Rufus Sage as Chadron and are pleasantly startled to read references to Hemingford, Highway 385, Herman the Germans and other local places. I was not surprised, however, to realize that what matters most happens in small communities in America’s heartland, and not on either coast.

I wondered about the title of the book, but then I thought about when I was a kid, taking a bath, and I let my head rest on the bottom of the tub, ears completely submerged, nose above waterline. I remember singing and listening to how different the tune sounded underwater. I remember how the words and music were clear and pure and limited to the voice inside my own head. Those two worlds – life on the surface and life beneath the surface – still mesmerize me and those same worlds are captured eloquently and reflectively by Tom McNeal.

Immerse yourself. This book is “to be sung underwater.”

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57The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
57Observations Only: Curious things
57Observations Only: Curious things, part II
57From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
57Observations Only: Expect the best
57Observations Only: Beginnings
57Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
57Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
57Totally Random: Trusting the fates
57Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
57Why you should visit the zoo in February
57Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
57Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
57For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
57Be kind through communications
57
57Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
56Observations Only: Critical thinking
56Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
56Teen Voice: Living within our means
56Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
56Observations Only: Temptation
56From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
56Observations Only: Choices
56Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
56The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
56Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
56View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
56Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
56Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
56At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
56In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
56Letter to the editor
56Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
56No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
56No-Till Notes: The value of water
56Letter to the Editor
55From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
55Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
55Teen Voice: Serendipity
55Observations Only: Journey's end
55Totally Random: The Golden Rule
55Teeing Off: Persistence
55Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
55Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
55Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
55Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
55Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
55Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
55Reach out for challenges
55Our View: A failure to communicate
54Observations Only: Uneventful flight
54Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
54Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
54Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
54Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
54Teen Voice: The need to get away
54Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
54Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
54Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
54Teeing Off: Mind Gym
54Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
54Lyman Review: Dog fun
54Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
54Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
54Website Resources
54Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
54Support letters requested for airport
54The Christmas Story
54No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
53Observations Only : White water
53I'm falling for Tumblr?
53Across the Fence: The Pony Express
53Teen Voice: Footprints
53View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
53Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
53No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
53A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
52Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
52Teen Voice: Shadow art
52Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
52No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
52Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
52Religious freedom must be protected
52Greetings from the State Capitol
52Linked Lives
52No-til Notes: Changing plans
52Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
52To whom are we thankful?
52All Points West: Looking for holiday inspiration?
52Curiosity Corner: An Uncommon Christmas Story
52Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
51From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
51Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
51Teen Voice: Catfished
51The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
51Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
51Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
51Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
51Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
51All Points West: Huskers win hearts and minds at Holiday Bowl
51To The Editor
50Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
50Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
50Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
50Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
50Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
50A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
50Letter to the Editor
49Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
49Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
49Teen Voice: Equality
49Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
49Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
49Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
49Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
49Teen Voice: Inspire me
49Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
49
48Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
48Lyman Review: Winter's dog
48Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
48At the Monument: Where are the animals?
48Their View: Goal post move unfair
48At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
47From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
47The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
47The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
47Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
47Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
47Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
47The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
47Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
46Totally Random: Where does it go?
46Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
46No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
45Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
45Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
45Teen Voice: Where is the love?
45Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
45Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
44Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
44Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
44Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
44Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
43From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
43Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
42Teen Voice: What is love?
42Letter to the Editor
41From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
41Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
40Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
37Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
37Our View: The elephant in the room
35Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
35Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
29Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
Most Read News Stories of 2012
306At the Monument: Geology and its impacts
280Across The Fence: The hanging of Cornelius Donahue a.k.a. John A. Hurley
229The Good Life: Reflecting on the first six years of the Gering Citizen
213Our View: Law enforcement deserves respect
205At the Library: Very Good Lives by J.K. Rowling
203Across The Fence: Hinhan Kaga Paha
202The Good Life: All that remains is love
196Across The Fence: From Wounded Knee to the Land of Oz
193Our View: Lowering teen wage makes Nebraska small
188Jane’s Secret LX: Stephen’s onus
179Across The Fence: Salt Creek Massacre, May 18, 1871
174Building Bridges: Regionalism should be focus of our core-idor
172Across The Fence: Phileas Fogg gets bested by a girl
172No-Till Notes: Observations, part 2
168Anno Domini: It’s a Grand Old Flag
167Completely Different: The Marilyn Monroe conundrum
164At the Library: An Irish Country...The Novels of Patrick Taylor
162No-Till Notes: Reminiscing
153Across The Fence: The Pawnee and human sacrifice
152At the Monument: Find Your Park
151Completely Different: Look around, what are you missing?
151Across the Fence: Ah-ho-appa (fallen leaf)
149Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
145Across the Fence: Roosevelt’s campaign tour of the west
143Across the Fence: All aboard the Transcontinental Express
130Jane’s Secret LIX: Gertrude’s vow
129Across the Fence: Surrender, April 9, 1865
128Across The Fence: The Hat Creek Outpost
126Religious freedom or freedom to discriminate?
124Battle of Summit Springs, part II: Warpath to White Bear Creek
122Across the Fence: Black Hills Gold and the Thoen Stone
122Across The Fence: Amos Bad Heart Bull
120No-Till Notes: Observations
120No Till Notes: Saying uncle
119Across The Fence: Billy Dixon; Plainsman, Hunter, Indian fighter and Scout
118No-Till Notes: Potential
117Across The Fence: Antoine Barada, larger than life
115Star Gazing: Arts programming, something to be considered
114Across the Fence: Judge Roy Bean : Texas prizefight promoter
113Across The Fence: Fort Sanders: A Forgotten fort on the U. P. line
111Completely Different: It's all in the family
109Across the Fence: The much maligned Ms. Watson
107A Stray Moment: Star Trek: Infinite diversity in infinite combinations
107Building Bridges: On tourism and trash
106No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health
106Star Gazing: Earth Day call to action: we must do more
105No-Till Notes: It’s more than no tillage
104Across the Fence: Pawnee legends in the Nebraska Panhandle
104Across The Fence: First train from Saply Grove
104Across The Fence: Freedom Triumphant Over War and Peace
104Jane’s secret LVIII: Mr. Valentine
103A Stray Moment: Learning how to walk
103Across The Fence: The Spanish Flu
103Across the Fence: FDR’s New Deal and the CCC
102Across the Fence - Catherine’s boys
102Jane’s Secret LVII: A mystery revealed
101Teen Voice: What diabetes taught me
100What's the deal with organic milk?
100Completely Different : Could you come down off your soap box please?
100Across the Fence: Class of ’67, last remnants of home
100Teen Voice: He’s my dad
99Teeing Off: Around the Green
99Totally Random: December 6, the day I lived
99Building Bridges: Tend to 2014 and be Happy, Happy, Happy
99Building Bridges: Shovels and skills are as valuable as degrees
98Across The Fence: Portugee Phillips and a horse named Dandy
98Guest Opinion: Nebraska losing big-time
98No Till Notes: Potential, part 2
98Across The Fence: Massacre Canyon
98Across the Fence: An Old Barn and new memories
97Jane’s Secret column on hiatus
96Observations Only: Sisters lost, part I
96Across the Fence: When Lady Luck sleeps
96A Stray Moment: Robin Williams – Good night sweet prince
95A Stray Moment: God Knows
95Across the Fence; Massacre on the Marias River
95Jane’s secret LXI: Molly’s premonition
94Across the Fence: Building Barns
94Anno Domini: On this remembering day
94No-Till Notes: Field Pea disease
93The zombie apocalypse and you
93Across The Fence: Billy Dixon at Adobe Walls, June 1874
93Lyman Review: Devil calf
93Lyman Review: Something wicked this way comes
93Observations Only: Fuzzy angel
93Across the Fence: Battle of Summit Springs, Part I: Tall Bull Killed
93Across The Fence: Grandpa’s Grays
93Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part I)
92Across the Fence: Bose Ikard; Texas Cowboy
92From the Pastor's Pen: Unbelievable breaking news
92A ‘city’ kid goes to the fair
92Across The Fence: The Pawnee on Pumpkin Creek
92The Good Life: Today we celebrate Global Oneness Day
92Observations Only: Hog wash
92Across The Fence: Moc-chi, A Southern Cheyenne warrior
92Observations Only: Final moment
92Building Bridges: Save the world, educate through agriculture
92Jane’s Secret LIII: The bargain
92No-Till Notes: PNTP Field Days
91 Across the Fence: ‘Aunt Sally’ and Dakota Gold
91A Stray Moment: Without a net
91Observations Only: The awful truth
91Across The Fence: Steamboats on the Missouri
90Jane’s Secret, part VII Clem’s confession
90Across the Fence: Discovering Ed Stemler
90Completely Different: I go to seek a Great Perhaps
90Across The Fence: Crow Dog, Spotted Tail’s assassin
90Observations Only: A sad week
90Across The Fence: The Three Guardsmen
90Totally Random: My journey, life after living
90Across The Fence: The Christmas Truce of 1914
90Building Bridges: Building a bridge that lasts and endures
90Jane's Secret LVI: A mystery part II
90Across The Fence: Road Trip and Discoveries
89Teen Voice - On the outside looking In
89Teen Voice:  Body bashing and self-image
89Observations Only: Gone away
89A real leaning tree Christmas
89Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
89Across The Fence: No way to treat a lady
89Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag
88A Stray Moment: - The case for Hagel
88A Stray Moment: For the love of theatre
88Across The Fence: The Heartland plague of 1874-75
88Building Bridges: Cleaning up for company--or not--reveals a lot
88Jane’s Secret, XXXX: A tale of mayhem
88Across the Fence: The Spring Creek Raid
88Jane’s Secret XLVIII: Jane’s agenda
88No-Till Notes: "Harvest"
88Building Bridges – Teens in the Driver Seat is a program for LIFE
87A Stray Moment: I love Sookie Stackhouse
87Building Bridges: Celebrating the Bulldog homecoming
87Across the Fence: David F. Cook and ‘Indian Joe’
87Jane’s Secret XLIX: Phillip’s agenda
87A Stray Moment: O Holy Night
87Across The Fence: Flossie, love child of the eighties.
87Across The Fence: The Youngest Discoverer
87A Stray Moment: Precious time is time shared
86Building Bridges: Chautauqua will bring out the best in everyone
86Observations Only: One more time
86Across the Fence: Old barns and memories
86A Stray Moment: Football – Violence, Death, and Denial
86Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight; A Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part II of II)
85A Stray Moment - Celebrating Gering's Quasquicentennial
85Teen Voice: Don’t be fooled by fads
85Completely Different: The game is afoot, a look at Sherlock Holmes
85Observations Only: Afraid of the dark
85Jane's Secret XXXIV: Gin Rummy
85The Good Life: A holiday recipe for peace
85Across the Fence: Remembering English Joe
85A Stray Moment: Goodbye old house – sorting their things
85Across The Fence: Deserters or Outcasts; Three who left. (Part I)
85Across The Fence: Battle of the Wabash: St. Clair’s Defeat
84A Stray Moment: It's a dog's life
84Observations Only: A matter of matter
84A Halloween Story: The scary dream
84Building Bridges: Being grateful for the hardships in life
84Across The Fence: A day For thanks
84Across the Fence: Missing; Nelson Buck survey party
84Dynasty made Gering the biggest little town in Nebraska
84At the Library: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory by Caitlin Doughty
84A mom’s thoughts on social media
83A Stray Moment: Now is the winter of our disconnect
83Observations Only: The vision
83Across the Fence; Prelude to the Red River War of 1874
83Across the Fence: New eyes on the Panhandle
83Building Bridges: Pause a moment...save a child’s life
83Across The Fence: Scalped at Plum Creek
83A Stray Moment: Brand new used cars
83Across The Fence: “…a date that will live in infamy.”
83Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and the Ghost Dance War (Part II of III)
82Across the Fence: Wyoming settlers lay siege to the TA Ranch
82Across the Fence: Sioux Ordnance Depot: stories to be told
82Across the Fence: Sitting Bull: The Last Surrendering Sioux
82Jane’s Secret, part XXII: While the cat’s away
82Teen Voice: Until we say goodbye
82Anno Domini: The memorial nobody wants
82Jane’s Secret XXXV: Bugs and things
82Across The Fence; ‘Johnny Appleseed’ of the Oregon Trail
82Observations Only: A day in August
82Building Bridges: Objectivity and fairness make a winning plan
82Building Bridges: #speaklife is a goal for students, a goal for all
82Teen Voice: Positive effects of social media
82No Till Notes: Final Stop
82Across The Fence: Battle of Valverde and The Texas Lancers
82Building Bridges: The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ teaches life
81Observations Only: A new direction
81From the Superintendent's Desk: Thank You
81A Stray Moment - A night owl born to an 8 to 5 world
81The Lyman Review: I love baby ducks
81Across the Fence: The Overland Camel Company
81Across the Fence: On the Old Chisholm Trail
81Building Bridges: Awards are only part of our success
81Building Bridges: Five years old IS a milestone
81No-Till Notes: Different Approaches Part II
81Across The Fence: Captain Silas S. Soule; The face of moral courage
81At the Library:Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography
81No-Till Notes: No-Till Conference
81At the Monument: Domestic Animals on the Oregon Trail
81Across The Fence: Charley Nebo, cowboy; just passin’ through
80Completely Different: Your local government and you
80Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede
80Jane’s Secret, part IX: Mrs. Huber’s chagrin
80Jane’s Secret, XXX: A new wrinkle
80 Across the Fence: Remembering Armistice Day
80Teen Voice: Nobody else can lower you
80Welcome to the ‘New’ in Gering
80Building Bridges: Love your enemies
80No-Till Notes: Cheat grass
80Across The Fence: A Fourth of July Montage
80History Revisited:A Stray Moment: Life (and death) on the Oregon Trail
80Building Bridges: Turning a space into a sense of place
80Across the Fence: Aftermath: Part III, The Battle of Summit Springs
80
80Across The Fence: Over The Edge; Niagara’s Argonauts
80
80A Stray Moment: Those we lost in 2014
80No-Till Notes: Path to Soil Health II
80Our view: United we can build
79Across the Fence: Consumed by fire
79Cat on a Hot Tin Roof a mixed bag
79A Stray Moment: All's well that ends well, usually
79Across the Fence - Boston: April 18, 1775
79Observations Only: The shadow of error
79A Stray Moment: A voice from the past, haunting myself
79Observations Only: Off to the races
79Observations Only: Waiting time
79Anno Domini: We gather together
79A Stray Moment: Thanksgiving myths and traditions
79Across The Fence: Victory at Valverde and on to Glorieta
78Our View: Extreme caution needed with fireworks
78Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part I
78A Stray Moment : Carry the weight
78Observations Only: Divine spirit
78Life in the Rearview Mirror: Adapt and adjust
78Observations Only: A good daughter
78The Good Life: Cooler breezes bring anticipation of fall
78The Good Life: Christina Baker’s mom: Thank you
78Observations Only: The unvarnished truth
78A Small World: Savoring county fair days
78Building Bridges: Observing bullies, abuse and pastors
78Building Bridges: Planning now for tourism season 2014
78Across The Fence: Justice in the Big Horn Basin
78Building Bridges: When ‘FAMILY’ and fellow Nebraskans are all you’ve got
78Jane’s Secret XLX: Day’s end
78Building Bridges: “It’s happening” at the Harvest Festival
78Anno Domini: A time when manners were more important
77Across the fence: Something worth remembering
77Across the Fence: Just For the Thrill of It
77Across the Fence: The Spirit of Crazy Horse
77Observations Only: Saturday delight
77Across the Fence: On The road
77Across the Fence: Cynthia Ann Parker, Comanche captive
77Jane’s Secret, XXVIII: Lame Johnny
77Observations Only: A gift of serenity
77Our View: Community responsible for kids
77Thinking about Health: Getting insurance under the Affordable Care Act
77Updates from NRD: NRD promotes conservation
77Across the Fence: Charles Badger Clark
77Letters to the Editor
77 Across The Fence: County Fair
77Across the Fence: Here lies Major Alexander Culbertson
77A Stray Moment: A ‘city boy’ visits the Harvest Festival
77A Stray Moment: To honor them all their days
77Jane’s Secret LIV The bargain part II
76Elizabeth's top ten movie list of 2011
76Teen Voice: Experiencing versus remembering
76A Stray Moment: On Canada and the forgotten bicentennial
76Completely Different: What’s speech got to do with it?
76Jane’s Secret, XXIII: Molly’s plan
76Completely Different: The bucket list phenomenon
76Observations Only: Good and evil
76Teen Voice: Gleek tragedy
76Building Bridges: “New” will become a buzzword in the Valley
76Building Bridges: Building us up to be what others see
76Building Bridges: Supporting our teachers supports our children
76Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
76No Till Notes: It’s All About the Carbon
76Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina At the Library
76Across The Fence: Charles Goodnight a Man of Indomitable Spirit (Part I)
75Observations only : Sisters of the world
75Our View... Preserve Gering’s form of government
75Across the Fence: A hometown 4th of July
75Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest, part 1
75Across the Fence: When Fiddler quit running
75The Good Life: A time to be proud of our ancestors
75A Small World: Special guest
75Observations Only: The visit
75Lyman Review: The love goat
75Teen Voice: Self-expression
75Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLII: Sunflowers
75Across the Fence: The Colorado Coalfield War
75In the Hills: Pollinators – the buzz
75Jane’s Secret LI: The telling
75Across the Fence: The Battle of Coon Creek
75Lyman Review: A Tunnel of Birds
75Jack’s Insights: Basing decisions on facts, not opinion
75No-till Notes: Stripper head
75Curiosity Corner: A Story of News
74A Stray Moment: Guilty pleasures
74From the Superintendent's Desk: NePAS – State Accountability
74Across The Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part I
74Across The Fence: Jules, Jack and lawless justice
74Teen Voice: I’ll be healthy – tomorrow
74A Stray Moment: In praise of encouragement
74The Good Life: The lasting effects of bullying
74A Small World: Legends week promises fun for everyone
74Observations Only: Reality check
74Totally Random: October, the pink month
74Across the Fence: A Cowboy kind of Christmas
74Across the Fence: John Colter, the first mountain man
74Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLIV: Jail break
74Anno Domini: The Textbook of Freedom
74A Stray Moment: Time to get moving
74Building Bridges: Seeking a big win out of the 4th quarter
74Rotary International observes World Polio Day Oct. 24
73Our view... Gering stands upon important threshold
73Observations Only : The orphanage
73The Good Life: Campaign ad using Jesus goes too far
73Observations Only: Blinders aren’t just for horses
73SELL-OUT!
73Across the Fence: Mud Springs revisited
73Observations Only: Just around the corner
73Assad’s endgame
73Across the Fence: The hand dug well
73From the Superintendent’s Desk: Thanks for the memories
73A Stray Moment: Having a blast on the Fourth of July
73Observations Only: The need to understand
73Across The Fence: Union Pacific robbery at Big Springs
73Teen Voice: Is respect dead?
73Across the Fence: The Blizzard of ‘49
73No-Till Notes: Looking Back
73The Good Life: What a wild ride it’s been
73Across the Fence: Who was Martha Jane Canary?
73Jane’s Secret XLVI: Sour grapes
73
73
73Jane’s Secret: The Telling
72Curiosity Corner : The tale of the travelling train station
72Observations Only: Little Girl Lost, part six
72It's no surprise
72Jane’s Secret, Part XVIV: Crystal Waters
72Jane’s Secret, part XXI: Gertrude’s Agenda
72Observations Only: A soul's journey, part two
72Observations Only: Expect the best, part II
72Teeing Off: The thing about state
72Jane’s Secret, XXXII Jane’s Bad Day
72Teen Voice: My rebellion
72Observations Only: The last goodbye
72Building Bridges: Serve on the school board—or say no more
72Across the Fence: The Cholera Corridor
72Book Review: I Forgot to Remember By Su Meck
72Across the Fence: Investigation at Spring Creek
72Building Bridges: Oregon Trail Days—making our present a celebrated past
72Building Bridges: Fair time—learn, respect, appreciate, enjoy!
72At the Library: One Zentangle a Day
72No-Till Notes: "Different Approaches"
72Across the Fence: Before Barbed Wire
72A Stray Moment: Je ne suis pas Charlie Hebdo
71We need a few good people
71Completely Different: The Quest
71Jane’s Secret, part VIII: Molly's plan
71Teen Voice: 'Pretty Little Liars'
71Teen Voice: Let us be beautiful
71Jane’s Secret, part XIV: Molly’s dream
71From the Superintendent's Desk: PLAS School
71Across the Fence: Rural free delivery
71A Stray Moment: Earth Day, am I doing my part?
71Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
71Teen Voice: Being a girl
71Guest Voice: If I could do it over again
71Teen Voice: Say yes to branching out
71Observations Only: Indifferent love
71Jane’s Secret, XXXIII: Night walk
71Jane’s Secret XXXVI:  The dream
71Jane’s Secret XXXVII: A starry night
71Across The Fence: Mustangs on Pumpkin Creek
71Miss Movies: Miss Movies recommends her top 10 films of 2013
71Building Bridges: Asking officials to speak and work as a body
71Building Bridges: Be a Destination Ambassador
71Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret XLV: Gun smoke
71Jane’s Secret XLVII: A stormy afternoon
71Teen Voice: Unexpected joys of being a sibling
71A look at - and helping - the State of the Valley
71Across the Fence: The Battle of Hungry Hill
71Building Bridges: Honoring our blessings and our leaders
71Jack’s Insights: A word about weed control
71Easter
71Star Gazing: My father’s daughter
70Life in the Rearview Mirror: Invisible scars have lasting effects
70Trash cans
70The Good Life: Your dollar is a vote for what you care about
70A Stray Moment: Waiting on a train
70Across the Fence: James Butler Hickok: The thoughtful gunfighter
70Our view: Gering’s future needs your vote
70Observations Only: Surprises
70A Stray Moment: Ready for the storm
70Jane’s Secret, part XVII : Plans gone awry
70A Stray Moment: Merry Christmas – God save us all
70From the Superintendent’s Desk - Option Enrollment
70Observations Only: Sisters lost, part IV
70Across the Fence: Burnett’s Mound and the Topeka tornado
70Jane’s Secret, XXV: Mysteries
70Teen Voice: Congratulations, you’re awful
70
70At the Library: Words of Radiance by Brandon Sanderson
70In the Hills: Learn the Dutch Oven
70Our View: Let the downtown revitalization begin
70Across The Fence: Barbecue Campbell and the XIT
70Jane’s Secret LII: Eavesdroppers
69Jane’s Secret, part II: Gertrude’s choice
69Bright Ideas! Brighter Future! Common sense prevails
69Timing makes perfect
69 Taking a big risk
69Across the Fence: Wasicu Wakan
69From the Superintendent’s Desk - Parent Teacher Conferences
69Across the Fence: A Cheyenne weekend
69Across the Fence: Cheyenne County, Nebraska: cattle country
69Observations Only: Saint Marge
69Lyman Review: Now that's a set of handlebars!
69No-Till Notes: Water Funding Task Force
69No-Till Notes: Enjoyable Day
69
68It's a small world : Everything we do has meaning
68Teen Voice: Just ten minutes
68Across the Fence: Dull Knife’s Quest: Part 2 of 2
68Completely Different: The good, the bad, and the remedy
68Observations Only: Sisters lost, part III
68Teen Voice: Learning calculus more than numbers
68The Good Life: The two different types of business people
68Teen Voice: Saying Goodbye
68Teen Voice: Silence
68Building Bridges: Following the spirit of Gering
68Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
68Totally Random: Happy Halloween
68Final Point: Golf, cross country feats headline fall season successes
68Across the Fence: Amanda
68At the Monument: Bird Homes at the Bluff
68Across The Fence: Ms. Goodale and The Ghost Dance War (Part III)
67Our View: Mayor should insist on civility
67Teen Voice: Not according to the plan
67Observations Only: The joy of money
67Do You Tube?
67Theatre West’s Cabaret torch burns brightly
67A Stray Moment: In praise of silence
67Completely Different: New Year’s Resolutions
67Across the Fence: Fort Mitchell on the Great Platte River Road
67Teen Voice: Stress test
67Dear Fellow Nebraskans: We Are Proud of the Nebraska National Guard
67At the Monument: That old (historic) building
67Jane’s Secret: Jane’s Secret, XLIII: Jail house rock
67At the Monument: Night Sky
67Across The Fence: The Eighth Wonder of the World
67No-Till Notes: Drilling Edible Beans, part 2
67
66Observations Only: Little Girl Lost: Adopted
66Our View: Scottsbluff attitude damages future collaborations
66Life in the Rearview Mirror: I’m on a road to someplace
66Jane’s Secret, part VI: Molly’s surprise
66Life's curve balls
66Lyman Review - Tales of the renegade rooster
66The Block
66The hills, part 1: Mustangs
66Across the Fence: Wounded Knee; December 29, 1890
66Across the Fence: Bloody Pocket, the final battle
66Miss Movies: Ten movies for romance
66Observations Only: Sister lost
66Across the Fence: Standing on the wagon
66Capitol View: Wild life proposal costly but worthwhile
66Totally Random: Astrology: It’s all in the stars…
66Completely Different: The Disney princess debate: an exercise in the ridiculous
66Life in the Rearview Mirror: The world is a stage
66Teen Voice: The daily struggle to a lifelong battle
66Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Collegebound Nebraska
66Anno Domini: Ask the digital dust
66No-Till Notes: American Society of Agronomy
66Across the Fence: Deserters or outcasts; Three who left (Part II)
66Across The Fence: The Harmar Campaign
66No Till Notes: Colorado Conservation Tillage Association Conference
66Teen View: My crazy, wonderful life
66No-Till Notes: Field peas and age
65A Small World: Time traveling
65Time keeps flowing like a river
65Across the Fence: The Soldier’s Free Homestead Colony of Gibbon
65From the Superintendent’s Desk : Thank You for another Great Year
65Economic development update
65Lyman Review: Hubby’s got my goat
65Home of the Brave
65Welcome to Gering
65Observations Only: Together again
65Across the Fence: Lions, wolves and bears
65Jane’s Secret, part XVI: Fate takes a hand
65Observations Only: The two faces of poverty
65A Stray Moment: World War Two is not forgotten
65Observations Only: Sisters lost, part two
65The Good Life: A farm girl in my heart
65Observations Only: A soul's journey, part III
65A Stray Moment: Tacos! Our embarrassment of riches
65From the Pastor's Pen: Lord, teach us to pray
65Rural America and immigration reform
65From the Hill: More Work Ahead
65Jane’s Secret, XXXVIII: Bad girls
65Observations Only: The vigil
65Jane’s Secret, XLI Black widow spider
65Across the Fence: Prelude to Battle
65No-Till Notes:Enjoyable meeting
65Across the Fence: Ladies First or First Ladies
65Across The Fence: …and a Happy New Year.
65NRD Update: National Groundwater Awareness Week
64Observations Only : Mission accomplished
64Our view . . .Sports Complex
64Observations Only - Two ages of man
64Teen Voice: Lessons I learned from my eight-year-old brother
64The ghost of Ayn Rand
64Across the Fence: The Wellnitz Fire, day 1 and 2
64Jane’s Secret, part XII: Jane's Vow
64A Stray Moment: The last time
64Observations Only: Blue chip stock
64From the Superintendent’s Desk: Early Childhood Education
64Across the Fence: Fact, fiction or fragmented dreams?
64Life in the Rearview Mirror: The Moments we live for
64Teen Voice: What’s so great about pizza?
64Completely Different: Do you know John Green?
64Observations Only: A fine line
64Teen Voice: Body image
64Jane's Secret, XXXI: Sixes and sevens
64Teen Voice: The rivalry
64Guest Editorial: The future of health care at Regional West
64Lyman Review: The elusive farm cat
64Lyman Review: Goat-chasing cardio
64Teen Voice: Thanksgiving
64Building Bridges: Don’t wait to develop
64No-till Notes: Moving forward
64Teen Voice: The clock is ticking
64In the Hills: Awesome Amphibians and Rough Reptiles
64
64At the Library: Book Review: “Landline” by Rainbow Rowell
64At the Monument: Museum collections
64At the Monument: Living History
63Completely Different: Remembering Aurora
63Teen Voice: The more the merrier
63Completely Different: Confessions of an out of shape twenty something
63Across the Fence : November 1864: Pole Creek, Politics and Patriots
63Teen Voice: Dealing with stress
63Observations Only: A matter of paradox
63Teen Voice: The Other Side
63Teen Voice: To the future
63Nature Notes: Love is in the air
63In the Hills: Arbor Day in Nebraska
63At the Monument: Art in National Parks
63No-Till Notes: “Fish and Mud”
63Across the Fence: Six went to the gallows
63At the Monument: Junior Rangers
63Building Bridges: Dive into summer—dive into living
63All Points West: Coming home, a veteran’s perspective on what it means
63At the Library: Son by Lois Lowry
63Lyman Review: The Frozen Tundra
62A last look at the Nebraska Zone
62Being a Nebraskan – border to border
62Completely Different: The Mind Palace Memory Technique
62Miss Movies: Ten great horror flicks for Halloween, part 2
62Across the Fence: Places near forgotten
62Jane’s Secret, part XVIII : Devil’s bargain
62Observations Only: Going home
62Our View: Pipeline not a solution to oil problems
62The Good Life: Through my father’s eyes
62Letter to Editor clarifies drug testing policy
62Update from the NRD: March updates from the NRD
62Support emergency services personnel
62Teen Voice: Home is where the heart is
62Synchronicity:What brings me back
62The Good Life: There is good everywhere
62At the Monument: Water, Will There Be Enough?
62Letter to the Editor - Injection well public hearing restricts participation
62Across The Fence: The Long Hard Pull
61Teen Voice: Thank you, Gering Speech Team
61Life in the west: Betting on the end of the world
61Livestock Production: My Paradigm Shift
61Jane’s Secret, part V: Aggie’s complaint
61Age of reason
61Teen Voice: Sticks and stones
61Across the Fence: Submarines and railroads
61Jane’s Secret, part XV: Unrequited love
61Observations Only: A strange Thanksgiving
61Observations Only: Willfulness
61Across the Fence: Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the Chadron to Chicago Cowboy Race, part II
61Teen Voice: Indulge In moderation
61Teen Voice: Remember what you have
61Totally Random: Life’s ripples
61Observations Only: The last toothpick
61Across the Fence: Roy Bean; scoundrel with a law book
61Mayor’s Monthly: Moving on Gering’s momentum
61New at the Zoo: Volunteer at the Zoo
61No-Till Notes: Back in the field
61Final Point: Citizen receives first honor for ‘Final Point’
61At the Library: “My Name is Resolute” By Nancy E. Turner
61In the Hills: Get to Know Our Feathered Travelers
61No-Till Notes: Dakota Lakes Dry Land Rotations
61In the Hills: Nature for the Holidays
61Curiosity Corner: A Christmas with Buffalo Bill
61Our View: Officials should take advantage of available training
61Curiosity Corner: The Boss of the Plains
60Lyman Review: Let’s get back to the subject of bullying
60My mini Pen and me
60Permission to remember
60Teen Voice: Confessions of the financially disabled
60Observations Only: Extreme measures
60Completely Different: The Hills, part 2: The Civilian Conservation Corps
60From the Superintendent’s Desk
60Observations Only: North Powder
60From the Superintendent’s Desk: Accountability
60Jane’s Secret, part XX: Change of plans
60Observations Only: A soul’s journey
60Teen Voice: Pinning your interest
60Completely Different: The mystery of Vivian Maier
60Completely Different - The magic of spring
60The Good Life: It’s hard to believe, the Citizen is four years old
60Jane’s Secret, XXIX: Fred’s debacle
60Completely Different: Hey there, four eyes!
60Lyman Review: One mean chicken
60Teen Voice: The gift of caring
60At the Library: March into a good book
60At the Zoo: Spring in to the zoo
60Totally Random: Hemp: considering the real benefits of the miracle plant
60What’s really going on with our water?
60Lyman Review: Branding Time
60Creatures of the Night
60No Till Notes: Moving Forward
60Across the Fence: Oliver T. Jackson, Colorado pioneer
60Jane’s Secret LV A mystery
59Our View: Bravo OTD committee
59From the Superintendent's Desk: Student transportation changes for 2012-13
59Jane's Secret, part X: The arrival
59From the Superintendent's Desk: Elementary attendance areas
59Completely Different: Happy Hollowthanksmas
59Across the Fence: Thanks for the memory
59Teen Voice: Previously unwritten cell phone rules
59Jane’s secret, XXVI: The suitcase
59Observations Only: Divine prompts
59The Good Life: Innovation and young energy enriches us all
59Across The Fence: Last Christmas
59Capitol View: Yes, Virginia, the Legislature has done something, so far
59Teen Voice: Cyber War
59Dear Fellow Nebraskans: Governor’s Ag Conference overview
59Lyman Review: Sheep Royalty
59No-Till Notes: Annual PNTP Tour
59Fourth of July meetings
59At the Library: “The Master Switch” The rise and fall of information empires By Tim Wu
59Letters to the Editor
59No Till Notes:
59A Stray Moment: Leonard Nimoy - Live long and prosper
58Our View: Museum merger a good thing, but let’s go slowly
58Teen Voice : Leave your legacy
58Observations Only: Painting a picture
58Miss Movies: “Bully” a powerful documentary
58LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Gering Public Schools seeks imput
58Across the Fence: A boy called Slon-Ha
58Political Cartoon by Doug Hoevet
58Life in the Rearview Mirror: Experiencing life passion
58Guest Voices…
58Jane’s Secret, XXVII: Town Meeting
58The Good Life: People of the Valley, we have a choice
58Totally Random: I’m a backwards reader
58A Small World: Chokecherry season evokes memories of yesterday
58Teen Voice: Holiday horrors
58No-Till Notes: Joe Franks Memorial
58SBNM View: Do you want to be a VIP?
58Dear Nebraskans: Nebraska is the place for business
58Building Bridges: Be American - help your candidate
58In the Hills: Explore the state parks
58College Thoughts: Rotten for the minds? Think again
58Prairie Dogs
58At the Monument: So You want to be a Ranger?
57Completely Different: Tales from the mat
57Observations Only: Little girl lost, part 3
57View from the block
57Across the Fence: First scalp for Custer
57The Good Life: The best Christmas gift
57Observations Only: Curious things
57Observations Only: Curious things, part II
57From the Superintendent’s Desk - Haig and Aurora Buildings
57Observations Only: Expect the best
57Observations Only: Beginnings
57Across The Fence: By the dawn’s early light
57Teen Voice: Shopping days or holidays?
57Totally Random: Trusting the fates
57Lyman Review: Nudge to the Butt
57Why you should visit the zoo in February
57Capitol View: Considering additional education choices
57Our View: Confidentiality agreement disrespectful
57For the love of the game – best courses in the valley
57Be kind through communications
57
57Letter to the Editor: A call to defend the U.S. Constitution
56Letter to the Editor
56Practice safe barbecue basics
56From the Superintendent’s Desk: Current enrollment count
56Across the Fence: Tomb of the Unknown
56Observations Only: Wilkerson Pass
56From the Superintendent's Desk: State report card
56Observations Only: Critical thinking
56Life in the Rearview Mirror: I hate coffee
56Teen Voice: Living within our means
56Jane’s Secret, XXIV: The last drive
56Observations Only: Temptation
56From the Superintendent’s Desk - Financial Outlook for Gering Public Schools
56Observations Only: Choices
56Teeing Off: Lessons learned from golf
56The Good Life: We are the Valley’s emissaries
56Our View: Why rush the interlocal agreement?
56View of the Zoo: VIPs at RCD
56Capitol View: Clock keeps tickin,’ many issues remain unresolved
56Dear Nebraskans: Massachusetts should not determine Nebraska’s Presidential vote
56At the Library: “I Shall Be Near to You” By Erin Lindsay McCabe
56In the Hills: Nebraska Bighorn Sheep
56Letter to the editor
56Arts Scene: Theatre West’s Les Miserables not to be missed: Anniversary production proves to be a memorable winner
56No-Till Notes: Last chance for North, South Dakota tour
56No-Till Notes: The value of water
56Letter to the Editor
55Seeing the works of the master
55Teen Voice: Not just another ride
55Observations Only: Counting chickens
55Life in the West: Inside the minds of serial killers
55The Good Life: We are not separate, we are one family
55From the Superintendent’s Desk : Draft Calendar 2013-14
55Completely Different: That’s so Pinteresting
55Teen Voice: Serendipity
55Observations Only: Journey's end
55Totally Random: The Golden Rule
55Teeing Off: Persistence
55Barr’s Bacon Wrapped Fantasy Picks: A rookie's guide to drafting your dream team
55Teen Voice: Hope for a New Year
55Teen Voice: Family for all intents and purposes
55Capitol View: The 103rd Legislature is history … finally
55Gering ninth graders answer the questions of life
55Across The Fence: New England’s Heroine Scalptress
55Reach out for challenges
55Our View: A failure to communicate
54The Good Life: Our most precious right, gagged
54Observations Only: Spider adventure
54Completely Different: The Hills, part 3: Rediscovering the spirit
54Miss Movies: Top ten holiday films, part II
54Observations Only: Uneventful flight
54Our View: Come home to Nebraska, but not just anywhere
54Teen Voice: By my side until the newness wears off
54Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
54Life in the Rearview Mirror: Life enhancing memories
54Teen Voice: The need to get away
54Anno Domini: Independence, an ideal worth celebrating
54Completely Different: Perfect memories made in imperfect moments
54Teen Voice: Do It Anyway
54Teeing Off: Mind Gym
54Thinking About Health: The challenge of signing up for Obamacare
54Lyman Review: Dog fun
54Capitol View: It sounded like a good idea at first
54Washington Report: Honoring America’s heroes
54Website Resources
54Building Bridges: Know DOVES and know about domestic violence
54Support letters requested for airport
54The Christmas Story
54No-Till Notes: Field Days, thank you
53Teen Voice: March Madness
53A Small World: Scotts Bluff Valley Fiber Arts Fair classes offer great variety
53From the Superintendent’s Desk: Parents’ role in the educational process
53From the Superintendent's Desk: Election over – work begins
53Completely Different: How the savings stole Christmas
53Observations Only : White water
53I'm falling for Tumblr?
53Across the Fence: The Pony Express
53Teen Voice: Footprints
53View from Capitol Hill: Solutions for our economy and the budget
53Capitol View: The Legislature did provide tax relief
53No-Till Notes: A word about weed control
53A Stray Moment: Library at Legion Park worth exploring
52Life in the Rearview Mirror: Is it possible to just drive in the 21st Century?
52Observations Only: Giving up
52The Good Life: A very interesting meeting indeed
52Teen Voice: Go ahead, make my day
52Teen Voice: Shadow art
52Across The Fence: Crazy Horse’s Last Battle
52No-Till Notes: Plan to attend 2014 No-Till Conference
52Capitol View: Legislature to tackle meatier issues
52Religious freedom must be protected
52Greetings from the State Capitol
52Linked Lives
52No-til Notes: Changing plans
52Sychronicity: Thrive, don't just survive
52To whom are we thankful?
52All Points West: Looking for holiday inspiration?
52Curiosity Corner: An Uncommon Christmas Story
52Rural mail will suffer with more mail plant closures
51From the Superintendent’s Desk: Welcome to new certified staff
51Silence please
51From the Superintendent's Desk: Our goal: Improve student performance
51Jane’s Secret, part XIII: Blackberry pie
51Observations Only: Sister odyssey
51From the Superintendent’s Desk: Get ready for Parent-teacher conferences
51Across the Fence: Faded photos and vivid memories
51Observations Only: The meeting
51From the Superintendent's Desk: School Safety and Security
51Teen: Voice : Drinking enough water
51Teen Voice: Catfished
51The Good Life: Mom, my partner in life
51Capitol View: Lincoln Highway captures spotlight
51Capitol View: Legislature overrides gubernatorial vetoes
51Capitol View: Redistricting needs new procedure
51Gering freshmen introduce personalities, styles: Writing assignment encourages students to let individualism shine
51All Points West: Huskers win hearts and minds at Holiday Bowl
51To The Editor
50Jane’s Secret, part XI: Grand Duchess
50Observations Only: Musings of an odd duck
50Teen Voice: Twitter as sleep criminal
50Our View: Childcare not school district’s role
50Capitol View: State aid proposal just might make some sense
50Notes from NRD: Thanks agricultural producers
50Capitol View: Delay tactics a gamble as session draws to a close
50A Stray Moment: Winter Wonderland (and Thank You to the Snow Crews)
50Letter to the Editor
49Observations Only: What's in a word?
49The Good Life: Hey, I’m a winner!
49Teen Voice: Respond to defeat
49Guest Editorial: Bob Kerrey is the true fiscal conservative
49The Good Life: Leave the quilt shop and laundromat alone
49Observations Only: Scourge of violence
49Completely Different: It’s the end of the world as we know it
49Teen Voice: Fifty reasons to smile
49Our View: County Manager option leads to Good Old Boys' Club
49Teen Voice: Equality
49Teen Voice: What senior year taught me
49Christmas stories from Freshman Academy students
49Lyman Review: Taste of boot?
49Dear Nebraskans: Technology helps serve Nebraskans
49Teen Voice: Inspire me
49Fellow Nebraskans: Congratulations on graduation day
49
48Bright Ideas, Brighter Future: Leaving a Legacy
48Social time has important benefits
48From the Superintendent's Desk: Why so soon?
48Teen Voice: An eventful homecoming
48Teen Voice: Sit back and enjoy YouTube
48Teen Voice: Practice makes perfect
48Welcome to Gering and the 92nd Oregon Trail Days Celebration.
48Lyman Review: Winter's dog
48Teen Voice: Writing love on our hearts
48At the Monument: Where are the animals?
48Their View: Goal post move unfair
48At the Library: The Underground Girls of Kabul - In Search of a Hidden Resistance in Afghanistan
47Teen Voice: On becoming politically active
47Teen Voice: Today’s television
47Teen Voice: Making sense of the Sandy Hook tragedy
47From the Superintendent’s Desk - District purchase of building
47The Good Life - The worst day on record at the Citizen
47The Good Life: Extending grace, the lost art
47Teen Voice: My School, Their Rules
47Teen Voice: Trouble Maker or Hard Worker?
47Jack’s Insights: Knowing harvest
47The Good Life: Looking back on 2014
47Our View: Streamlining is great...when all are informed
46Life in the Rearview Mirror: Cleaning off the ‘what if’ shelf
46Teen Voice: Eighth day of the week - Someday
46Miss Movies: Top Ten Holiday Films
46Totally Random: Where does it go?
46Capital View: Can prison reform survive property tax relief?
46No Till Notes: Drilling edible beans
45Observations Only: No thank you
45LETTER TO THE EDITOR: No tax state unrealistic
45Miss Movies: The top ten films of 2012: The year of the geek
45Teen Voice: New Year’s goals
45Updates from NRD: Happy New Year
45Teen Voice: Where is the love?
45Building Bridges: Help! is the key word for the holidays
45Jane’s Secret LXII: True colors
44Our View: Visionaries wanted
44Remembering When
44Teen Voice: I guess it’s just a western Nebraska thing
44From the Superintendent’s Desk: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
44Teen Voice: Happy news
44Teen Voice: The benefits of online learning
44Up The Creek Without A Paddle: The NRD wants to do what with your money?
44Update From the NRD: Winter has arrived
44Coach Schadwinkel promoted strong sense of tradition
43From the Superintendent's Desk: School year now in full swing
43The Good Life: The economic footprint of one small business
43Their View: Hey Gering, mind your own business!
43From the Capitol: The conduct we choose reflects our character
43Capitol View: There was more to the session than just the big ticket items
42Pulpit of Bones: Man's best friend
42Teen Voice: The road of hatred
42Teen Voice: What is love?
42Letter to the Editor
41Life in the Rearview Mirror: The cumulative effects of giving
41From the Superintendent’s Desk: Summer School – 2013
41Life in the Rearview Mirror: Work is more than a four-letter word
40Life in the Rearview Mirror: Greensburg strong
37Life in the Rearview Mirror: Personal control of an individual response
37Our View: The elephant in the room
35Teen Voice: Outbreak of the Gamers
35Our View: County has some ‘splainin’ to do
35Five Good Reasons to Create an Investment Strategy
34My Thanksgiving prayer
32Guest Editorial: Fischer will see U.S. ‘living within means’
29Across The Fence: From the Golden Gate to the Big Apple
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