Latest News and Sports from Chadrad.com http://www.chadrad.com Local news and sports stories from Chadron and the surrounding tri-state area. (Neb.)-Chadron City Council Approves Bid For Armor Coating Project http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33324 (CHADRON)-Several asphalt streets in Chadron will be getting refurbished later this year. The Chadron city council voted to recommend the award of bid for the project to Top-Kote, Inc., of Yankton, S.D. for the bid amount of $137,526.60. The other received bid was by Hills Materials Company of Rapid City,... (Neb.)-Area Seniors Receive Board Of Trustee Scholarships http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33322 (Chadron)-The Nebraska State College System (NSCS) recently awarded over 100 Board of Trustee Scholarships to graduating high school seniors from Nebraska. A Board of Trustee (BOT) Scholarship provides full tuition for recipients and is worth nearly $17,000 over four years.   The NSCS also awarded the Governor’s Opportunity Award to... (Neb.)-Dawes County Joint Planning Meeting Thursday http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33320 (Chadron)-The Dawes County Joint Planning Committee will be meeting this week in Chadron, and the public is invited to join in on the activities. The group will be meeting from 5:30 to 7:30 pm on Thursday evening at the Chadron State College Student Center, on the east side.   Items for... (Neb.)-Deadline For Dawes Personal Property Return Nears http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33317 (Chadron)-The Dawes County Assessor’s Office would like to remind taxpayers that the deadline for filing the 2014 Nebraska Personal Property Return is Thursday, May 1, 2014. People can file their returns by bringing their depreciation schedule by the Dawes County Assessor’s office during normal business hours, 8:30 am to 4:30... (Neb.)-Chadron City Council Schedules Special Meeting Regarding Pool http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33313 Photo: Chadron Mayor Karin Fischer watches as Brian Baierl, pastor of the Seventh-day Adventist Churches in Chadron, Crawford, and Hemingford, reads a proclamation regarding National Day of Prayer, which will take place on Thursday, May 1st. (Photo by KCSR-Roxie Graham-Marski) ---------------------------------------------------- (CHADRON)-It was a bit contentious at the Chadron city council... (Neb.)-Weekend Accident In Wilson Park Sends One To Hospital http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33298 (Chadron)-An accident in Wilson Park on Saturday sent one man to the hospital, and another was issued citations for several charges. Damage was done not only to the vehicle, but landscaping at the park as well. According to a press release from the Chadron Police Department, on Saturday at 3:00 pm, the... (Neb.)-SEAT Dedication Saturday At Chadron Airport http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33297 (Chadron)-The City of Chadron will be hosting an airport fly-in breakfast and SEAT Base dedication on Saturday, April 26 at the Chadron Municipal Airport. A SEAT aircraft is a Single Engine Air Tanker designed for firefighting purposes.   City Manager Wayne Anderson said a lot of work has been put in to make... (Neb.)-No Handibus Service On Friday In Honor Of Arbor Day http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33291 (CHADRON)-Those who depend on the Chadron Handibus as their mode of transportation around town will need to make other arrangements at the end of this week. In observance of the state’s Arbor Day holiday on Friday, April 25th, there will be no Handibus service that day. Service will resume at... (Neb.)-Sheridan County Commissioners To Meet Monday Morning http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33279 (SHERIDAN COUNTY)-The Sheridan County commissioners will meet for a regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, April 21st, in the commissioners’ room of the Sheridan County Courthouse. The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m. with a report on the Generations In Volunteer Efforts (G.I.V.E.) program presented by Barb Van Kerrebrook. Sandy Roes and Sherry... (Neb.)-Commissioners Approve Part-Time Bailiff Positions http://www.chadrad.com/newsstory.cfm?story=33269 (Chadron)-The Dawes County Commissioners hashed out the final details for enhanced courtroom security at their Wednesday morning meeting in Chadron. The topic was presented several weeks ago by Sheriff Karl Dailey and County Court Judge Russ Harford to add an additional bailiff to courtroom proceedings.   Discussion continued for several meetings... (Neb.)-Cardinal golfers place third in Morrill http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20501 MORRILL - The Chadron boys golf team had a solid performance Tuesday, placing third in the Morrill Invite with a team score of 337. Keenan Johnson led the Cardinals with a 77, more than ten shots better than his previous tournament best and good enough for fifth place. Jayden Stack... (Neb.)-Chadron's Hageman signs to golf for CSC http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20500 by Con Marshall Chadron High School senior Kortney Hageman has signed a letter of intent to continue her golf career at Chadron State College. Hageman was a member of the Chadron High team that qualified in Class C for the state tournament four straight years. She also ranked among the... (Neb.)-Dickerson, Passero win events at Alliance Invite http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20473 Jackson Dickerson and Kiya Passero each won an event Thursday at the Alliance Invite Track Meet, which was moved to Bearcat Stadium in Scottsbluff. Dickerson was one tenth of a second better than the competition in the 100 meters, posting a winning time of 11.10. Passero won the 3200 comfortably... (Neb.)-Stack's hole-in-one leads Cardinals to fifth at Mitchell Invite http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20466 Chadron High sophomore Jayden Stack hit the first hole-in-one of his life Tuesday to help the Cardinals to a fifth place finish in the Mitchell Invite. The ace came on the 17th hole, a 200 yard par 3. "It hit the green, bounced once and went in the hole," Stack... (Neb.)-Hooper selected by Tulsa in WNBA Draft http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20461 LINCOLN - All-American Jordan Hooper became the fifth Husker in the last eight years taken in the WNBA Draft, when she was chosen by the Tulsa Shock with the 13th pick on Monday. The Alliance native waited anxiously through the first round of the draft while watching with friends at... (Neb.)-Chadron Youth Baseball & Softball signs up & Taco Bar Fundraiser http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20446 The Chadron Youth Baseball & Softball signs up and Taco Bar Fundraiser will be Sunday, April 13th from 4-7:00 PM at the Panhandle Event Center Ballroom. The sign ups are for all softball/baseball players, ages 4-18 years.   The cost of the Taco Bar is $5 for adults and $3... (Neb.)-Three Lady Cardinals to play in all-star basketball game http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20417 Chadron seniors Ashlea Kerr, Bailea Kerr and Peyton Hinn will represent their school one last time on the basketball court in the 20th Annual Panhandle Prep All-Star basketball game. Coaches held a draft of top area players Wednesday night and rosters were announced Thursday morning. The games will be played... (Neb.)-American Legion umpire testing to be held Sunday in Chadron http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20409 Umpire testing for American Legion baseball will be held Sunday, March 30 in Chadron. Anyone wishing to be an umpire during the summer is asked to attend the clinic at 1 p.m. in the commons area of Chadron High School. The season will run from the middle of May until... (Neb.)-Dickerson leads Cardinals at CSC high school indoor meet http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20406 by Con Marshall Led by junior Jackson Dickerson, several members of the Chadron High School track and field team did well Saturday at the Chadron State College High School Indoor Meet. Dickerson won the long jump with a career-best leap of 20-feet, 5 inches. He also was second in the... (Neb.)-Huskers, Blue Jays on NCAA collision course http://www.chadrad.com/sportsstory.cfm?story=20379 The state of Nebraska will have two teams in the NCAA men's basketball tournament for the first time since 1991 — and they would meet if they win their openers Friday in San Antonio. No. 3-seeded Creighton will open against No. 14 Louisiana and No. 11 Nebraska will play No....