2015 Inductees of the Nebraska Sandhills Cowboy Hall of Fame
Tuesday, 10 February 2015 10:29
Announcing the 2015 Inductees of the Nebraska Sandhills Cowboy Hall of Fame:
Glen Dee (Red) Barner - Stapleton
Jim Bixby - Ellsworth
Dennis Bonsall - Burwell
Sterling Bowers - Burwell
Bernard C. Burgess - Alliance
Ira "Sid" Sidney Cotton - Lewellen
Art Daly - Tryon
Melvin Dikeman - Hershey
Eleanor Dikeman - Hershey
Wayne Gorsuch - Alliance
Harry Walker Haythorn - Maxwell
Jack Ostergard - Gothenburg
Larry Wayne Painter - Springview
Walter L. Rhoades - Brewster
Larry Trenary - Arthur
Tom White - Ashby
Keith Zimmerman - Harrison
The Nebraska Sandhills Cowboy Hall of Fame Banquet will be held in Valentine Ne. on June 13th at the Bull Market in downtown Valentine Ne. Social hour will start at 4:00 PM with the benefit auction, banquet, and induction ceremony to follow.
Tickets can be obtained from Vern Oatman Chairman of the Board Broken Bow Ne. 308-870-0146, or Rod Palmer Executive Secretary Ainsworth Ne. 402-387-2212. Seating is Limited.
Any one wishing to donate items for the benefit auction can contact Vern Oatman at 308-870-0146
Congratulations to Coronation Royalty
Monday, 09 February 2015 15:33
The 71st Annual Valentine Coronation took place on Sunday, February 8th, 2015, sponsored by the Valentine Chamber of Commerce. A large crowd was in attendance to watch the royalty get crowned.
Crowned Queen was Payton Sandoz, King was Jacob Hand. Two princes were named, Brooks Coleman and Daniel Cox. Princess honors went to Sopie Lopez.
From the Junior class, Duke and Duchess went to Taryn Adam and Austin Dunbar.
Count and countess from the Sophomore class went to Riley Beel and Noah Eklund.
Pages from the Freshman class were Marisa Hutchinson and Jordan Kelber.
Mark Stoeger was honored with the Heart City Heart Award and Kyle Johnson received the Kay Sedivy Memorial for receiving the Most for VHS Award.
Hosts for the evening were Annie Brickner and Justus Utecht.