Laborers’ Home Development Corp. opened a 50-unit apartment complex in Denison last year and is considering developing a similar complex in Jefferson. REBECCA MCKINSEY | DAILY TIMES HERALD
By REBECCA MCKINSEYr.mckinsey@carrollspaper.com Jefferson and Greene County have a detrimental dearth of housing, many agree.
Sierra Community Theatre manager Dustin Gustoff models special headphones, closed-captioning glasses and a closed-captioning reader now available to make moviegoing a more enjoyable experience for all. ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com New headsets at the Sierra Community Theatre intended for the hearing impaired recently worked wonders for a young moviegoer with autism. Before, the child always had difficulty making it through a movie.
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By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com They’re a biased, “unelected elite.” A tool of “liberal intellectuals” who want nothing more than to destroy the country.
There’s a new doughnut man in town: Matt Schroeder (left) and wife Lisa recently bought Bunkers Dunkers, the local doughnut shop with fans across the state. “It’s amazing to see your husband’s dream become a reality,” Lisa says. ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD PHOTOS
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com Matt Schroeder didn’t buy a doughnut shop. He bought MGM from Louis B. Mayer, and got the ’53 Yankees, the 1985 Chicago Bears, a puppy and the cure for cancer as part of the transaction.
Zachary Mannheimer tells the GCDC annual dinner Wednesday that future Greene County residents won’t be drawn by jobs alone. JEFF STORJOHANN | JEFFERSON HERALD
By DOUGLAS BURNSd.burns@carrollspaper.com
“It doesn’t have to be crappy. It can be a nice town.” Dana Mayor Mandy Sims and husband Tony, a Dana city councilman, are on a crusade to save the town of Dana (pop. 71). A reroute of U.S. Highway 30 through town has called attention to the challenges they face. ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD PHOTOS
By ANDREW MCGINNa.mcginn@beeherald.com It’s been nearly 60 Septembers since U.S. Highway 30 sent hungry travelers and their thirsty cars through the heart of a Greene County business district.
Laborers’ Home Development Corp. opened a 50-unit apartment complex in Denison last year and is considering developing a similar complex in Jefferson. REBECCA MCKINSEY | DAILY TIMES HERALD
Sierra Community Theatre manager Dustin Gustoff models special headphones, closed-captioning glasses and a closed-captioning reader now available to make moviegoing a more enjoyable experience for all. ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD
Spiro T. Agnew
There’s a new doughnut man in town: Matt Schroeder (left) and wife Lisa recently bought Bunkers Dunkers, the local doughnut shop with fans across the state. “It’s amazing to see your husband’s dream become a reality,” Lisa says. ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD PHOTOS
Zachary Mannheimer tells the GCDC annual dinner Wednesday that future Greene County residents won’t be drawn by jobs alone. JEFF STORJOHANN | JEFFERSON HERALD
“It doesn’t have to be crappy. It can be a nice town.” Dana Mayor Mandy Sims and husband Tony, a Dana city councilman, are on a crusade to save the town of Dana (pop. 71). A reroute of U.S. Highway 30 through town has called attention to the challenges they face. ANDREW McGINN | JEFFERSON HERALD PHOTOS

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Week 8 breakdown

Who: Greene County (1-6) vs. Perry (2-5)

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 in Perry 

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Patricia Arleen MacDonald, 87, of York, Nebraska and formerly of Scranton, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 at York General Hearthstone in York, Nebraska.

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