Archive for July, 2013

Old Brady comes to life this weekend

Old Brady Comes to Life Saturday, August 4th Brady School Old Gym, Commons Area Enter through the Commons Area Doors 9:00 – 10:15 a.m. We invite you to browse the memories of the strong and noble men and women of Brady; as you look at the many table displays, picture the hardships of our pioneers […]

North Platte’s Bailey Yard – Train Nirvana

So CNet reporter Daniel Terdiman describes Bailey Yard in an article from his 2013 technology road trip. Each year for the past eight years, he sets off across America to find the best destinations for technology, military, architecture, science, nature, and so on. This year, North Platte’s Bailey Yard made the cut. In his article […]

Sutherland Flatrock Riders OHV Park

If offroad riding is what moves you, the Sutherland Flatrock Riders OHV Park is for you! Located just west of the Sutherland Reservoir off of Highway 25 about two miles south of Sutherland, Nebraska, the 30-acre park offers both dirt bike and ATV courses. Want to see what riding the course is like? Check out […]

LCHM Celebrates Fort McPherson 150th Anniversary

The Lincoln County Historical Museum will be celebrating the 150th anniversary of Fort McPherson all summer long, beginning with the opening of the permanent “Fort McPherson, 1863-1800 Museum Exhibit” on July 15th. Other events in the schedule include: July 18th – Humanities Nebraska Speaker, Jeff Barnes, speaking on “The Forts of Nebraska”, 7pm. Free to […]

Historic 1913 Lincoln Highway Route Signs

Travelers wishing to experience the historic 1913 “stairstep” route through Lincoln County can now have the confidence that they won’t wander off the track. With funding from an Improvement grant from the North Platte / Lincoln County Visitors Bureau, the Lincoln County Department of Roads placed nearly 50 directional signs along State Farm Road, Fort […]