Bassett, NE

Fourth of July Celebrations To Kickoff This Weekend

STUART — The annual 4th of July celebration will kick off Thursday, June 30, with a free-will offering to enter the Stuart White Horse Museum and Heritage Museum. At 7 p.m. there will be a rodeo at the Stuart rodeo grounds. On Friday, July 1, from 2-4 p.m. relive...
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Imperial Republican

Robert Harold Bradley Sr.

Robert Harold Bradley Sr., passed away in Atkinson, Nebraska on June 11, 2022 surrounded by his loving wife, his children, and their spouses. Robert was born on Dec. 27, 1955 in Monte Vista, Colorado to Robert Earl and Annie Bradley. He lost his father at a very early age and Annie was remarried to Rodney Brown. Rodney Brown raised Robert and all the Bradley children as if they were his own and quickly became Dad.

Local Author to hold book signing at Atkinson Library

Copies of Nelle Mack’s book will be available to purchase at $17 each at the book signing on June 29 at the Atkinson Public Library. Copies of the book (paperback or EBook) also are available on the author’s site: Nelle Mack describes herself as “a very spiritual...

Sister Maureen Murphy (1931 - 2022)

Sister Maureen Murphy, 90, passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at Box Butte General Hospital in Alliance. She was born July 13, 1931 at Stuart, Nebraska to Jeremiah Patrick and Sophia Theresa (Kaup) Murphy and was given the name of Catherine Benedicta Murphy. Sister Maureen followed the Lord’s call to...

Stuart Helps Close "Digital Divide" Gap By Gaining Internet Access

Northeast Nebraska Telephone Company (NNTC) recognized the Village of Stuart, NE in Holt County as a Smart Rural Community (SRC) at the Stuart Park on Tuesday, June 14th. The designation comes from the Rural Broadband Association (NTCA) in conjunction with NNTC. This recognition is presented to those Broadband enabled communities who see an importance of Broadband Internet as a way to connect and grow through the capabilities of expanded online education, remote work, telehealth, ag technology, economic development, government services, safety and security. Stuart, NE is a Gig-Certified capable community enabling technology for all those who live and work there.

Robert H. Bradley Sr.

Atkinson — Robert Harold Bradley Sr., 66, of Atkinson, died Saturday, June 11, 2022 in Atkinson surrounded by his loving wife, children and spouses. No visitation will be held. Memorial graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 30, 2022 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Atkinson. Robert was...

Yolonda "Londie" and Theodore "Ted" Manzer

Atkinson — Yolonda "Londie" Manzer, 95, of Atkinson, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022 at the Good Samaritan Home in Atkinson. Theodore "Ted" Manzer, 94, died Sunday, April 7, 2019. Joint visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Friday, June 24, 2022 at the Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson. Joint...
Gothenburg Times


She was born September 2, 1975 in Atkinson, NE, daughter of David Keehn and Carol Weber Hellbusch. Jenny was born in Atkinson and later while living in Hastings she attended Adams Central High School. She lived in numerous places including Hastings and Missouri before settling in Gothenburg. Jenny worked for...

Garth Garrett Swett, 30

Garth Garrett Swett was born June 14, 1991 in Bassett, NE to Steve and Ellen (Kast) Swett. He died May 21, 2022 at O’Neill, NE at the age of 30. Garth grew up in Long Pine, NE with his two older sisters Amanda “Mandy” (Swett) Turpin and RanDell Swett. From a young age, Garth was the “wild child” of the family and could always be found stirring up trouble with his friends or tormenting his sisters - a tradition he carried into his adult life. Garth graduated from Ainsworth High School in 2010.

Lolita Suzanne (Lambley) Taylor, 78

Lolita Suzanne Taylor was born May 10, 1944 at Ainsworth, NE to Ulyse and Lucille Lambley. She passed away June 3, 2022 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney, NE at the age of 78. Lolita grew up in Ainsworth, NE as the only sister to three older brothers. She graduated...
Imperial Republican

Death Notice: Robert Bradley Sr.

Dec. 27, 1955 - June 11, 2022. Robert Bradley Sr., 66, passed away June 11, 2022, in Atkinson, Nebraska. Graveside memorial will be Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 10 a.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in Atkinson. Robert was preceded in death by his parents and brother David Brown. He is survived...

Robert Bradley Sr.

Atkinson — Robert Bradley Sr., 66, of Atkinson, died on Saturday, June 11, 2022 at his home in Atkinson. Memorial graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 30, 2022 at Woodlawn Cemetery in Atkinson. Memorials may be made to the family for future designation. Seger Funeral...

Harold L. Kelly

Bassett — Harold Leslie Kelly, 87, of Bassett, died peacefully Friday, Jan. 28, 2022 at Rock County Hospital Long Term Care in Bassett just three days after his 87th birthday. On Thursday evening, his wife and close family members were with him or had talked to him via Facetime on the phone.