Pine Bluffs Post - Serving all of Eastern Laramie County since 1908

Articles from the August 1, 2013 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 25 of 31



 By Charlene Smith    News    August 1, 2013

Life as it should be: A visit with the Grand Marshals

Who knew that a motor scooter that “didn’t start and wouldn’t go anywhere” could lead two people through over 60 years of wonderful life together. It was 1947, and John Marquardt’s parents... Full story

 
 By Bill Sniffin    Opinion    August 1, 2013

The Duck Whisperer's take on Wyoming political scene

What possible connection could a bunch of ducks have to do with Wyoming’s current political situation? Well, let me explain. My relatives refer to me as “The Duck Whisperer,” since we have tame...

 

What to do with spent blooms

There was a clearance sale on flowers at the grocery store this weekend. A rose bush was marked down from $20 to $1.99. Even at that price it was going to be a luxury purchase, so I stood there and...

 

Letter to the editor

Earlier this month, Diana and I travelled over 2,000 miles across Wyoming. We held “Collecting Common Sense from Wyoming for Washington” listening sessions in seven communities in the state.We...

 

Milton L. Sundin

Milton L. Sundin, 83, of Harrisburg, Neb., entered into eternity, July 22, 2013, at his home in Banner County, Nebraska. Milton was born to Victor and Hazel (Stenholm) Sundin April 28, 1930, at Pine B...

 

News Notes

Veterans assistance outreach planned A Wyoming veterans service officer from the Wyoming Veterans Commission will conduct community outreach services in Wyoming cities throughout August. Vicki...

 

Harrisons to Celebrate 60th anniversary

John “Jack” and Glennis Harrison will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 4, 2013. Jack and Glennis were married Aug. 16, 1953, at the Methodist church in Pine Bluffs. They were high...

 

Community Calendar

Thursday, Aug. 1 Trail Days The Trail Days melodrama “Unhand Her, You Villain” will be staged at 7 p.m. at the Historic Pine Bluffs High School. Fun for Kids Fun for Kids will be presented for...

 

Fiftieth anniversary for Fornstroms

Jim and Betty Fornstrom are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Jim Fornstrom and Betty Mueller met on a blind date while in college at the University of Wyoming. They married Aug. 4, 1963,...

 

Birth Announcements

Sean and Christina Patterson are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Christine Patterson, born Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 6:10 p.m. She weighed 7 lbs., 8.3 ozs., and was 19 and one...

 

Birth Announcements

David and Nicole Robson of Pine Bluffs, welcomed a son, Savvy David Lee Robson, to their family on July 13, 2013, at 10:15 p.m. at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center. Savvy joins four brothers and one...

 
 By Dave Clark    News    August 1, 2013

It's magic!

Magician Cody Landstrom combined the skills of comedy, magic, astonishing sleight-of-hand and masterful juggling to provide fantastic family entertainment at the Pine Bluffs Branch Library on...

 
 By Barb Cross    News    August 1, 2013

Banner News

Good morning to all in Banner County, surrounding friends and neighbors. I recently heard a friend remark that they had gone to bed in July and woken up and it was mid-September. That pretty much sums...

 

Bushnell News

The community center board meets Monday, Aug. 5. The Bushnell Lions Club meets at 7 p.m. in the community center on Wednesday, Aug. 7. The Bushnell Day committee would like to thank Kimball State...

 

Burns News

Summer Reading ends Aug. 10. There is still time to pick up your Summer Reading prizes. The Burns Branch Library will celebrate the end of Summer Reading on Aug. 10, at 10 a.m. with ice cream...

 

Albin News

The rain came down in buckets this past week. It was welcome relief and kept us out of the “red” zone for fire danger. However, I did notice the fire department garage doors open a few times. Be...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    August 1, 2013

Crock pot cooking is no 'nonsense'

Are you ready to say goodbye to summer? Have you gotten out your slow cooker yet? (Mine rarely sees the inside of the storage cupboard.) As summer turns into fall, it’s nice to take one last...

 

School News

UW spring semester graduates The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Laramie County at the completion of the 2013 spring semester. The following degrees may be...

 

Looking Back

100 years ago San Francisco. - Of the hardships endured by the “jayhawkers of ‘90,” as the survivors of the first band of white people ever to cross Death Valley are now called, little has been...

 

Taking a lesson from password protection

I have so many Internet accounts! And each has a different password. That’s for safety, you know. At least that’s what they tell us from the “offices” of Internet-land. The problem for me, and...

 

Panhandle Senior Ladies Golf results

The Panhandle Senior Ladies Golf Association held their latest outing at Ridgeview Country Club in Chadron. Winning first place was the team of Connie Booth, Jane Holechek, Donna Engleman, and...

 
 By Mark Watson    News    August 1, 2013

No till notes - cover crops?

I intentionally put a question mark behind my title “Cover Crops” for this article because I think they have raised more questions than any production practice I’ve seen in farming. I don’t...

 

Trail Days Dispatch

Welcome!...

 

Welcome to Trail Days!

The Mayor and Town Council would like to welcome you to the 63rd Annual Trail Days Celebration honoring Life As It Should Be. You will find a multitude of activities to participate in which began...

 

Page Down

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018