KNEB News Extra - March 13, 2017

March 13, 2017

BMS 6th grader Katie Vance and SHS senior Libby Winchell join Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Monday morning.

They are on the program to promote the Haig 4-H Club's 9th annual Dodge Ball Tournament on Sunday, March 26th at the Mitchell Event Center.

Cost is $30 per kids team and $60 per adult team.

Divisions of 6th grade and under, 7th through 9th grades, 10th through 12th grades, and adult (anyone out of high school)

Entry forms due by March 21st.

For more information, contact Lisa Kaufman at 308-641-7084, Kim Vance at 308-631-0973 or any Haig 4-H member.

 

KNEB News Extra - March 13, 2017

KNEB News Extra - March 10, 2017

March 10, 2017

Nutrition Educator Marcia Bauer, WIC Director Nikki Ledroit and Breast Feeding Counselor Victoria Casillas join Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Friday morning.

They are the the program to talk about eligibility requirements and benefits provided through participation in the program.

WIC is available in over 110 clinics across Nebraska, including Community Action Partnership of Western Nebraska.

KNEB News Extra - March 10, 2017

 

KNEB News Extra - March 8, 2017

March 8, 2017

Karen Anderson, Executive Director of the Scottsbluff/Gering United Chamber of Commerce joins Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Wednesday morning.

The Chamber will be hosting internationally-recognized professional speaker and business consultant Jon Schallert at the Hampton Inn of Scottsbluff on Thursday, March 30th.

Early registration discount of $30 per person available prior to tomorrow (March 9th). After tomorrow, the cost will be $35 per person. RSVP's required by March 24th.

For details or information, contact the Chamber office at 308-632-2133.

 

KNEB News Extra - March 8, 2017

KNEB News Extra - March 7, 2017

March 7, 2017

Allison Judy and Dr. Daryl Wills are members of the Gering Citizen's Group supporting the Gering High School additions and renovations proposed in a bond issue to be decided by voters on Tuesday, March 14th.

The renovations and improvements include accommodations for a grade re-configuration that would bring 9th graders into the High School.

KNEB News Extra - March 7, 2017

 

KNEB News Extra - March 2, 2017

March 2, 2017

Riverside Discovery Center's new Curator Anthony Mason joins Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Thursday morning.

Anthony is on the program to get acquainted, talk about upcoming events and activities planned at the zoo.

And he discusses fundraising efforts underway to pay for over $5,000 in repairs to the walk-in freezer used to keep food for the animals fresh.

A link on the fundraising is available on the Riverside Discovery Center's Facebook page.

Or you can call the zoo at 308-630-6236.

 

KNEB News Extra March 2, 2017

KNEB News Extra - February 24, 2017

February 24, 2017

Amy Hauser from Class 28 of Leadership Scottsbluff joins Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Friday morning.

Amy is on the program to talk about the annual "Hoops for Heroes" even on March 17th at the Gering Civic Center at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $25 each or $70 per 2 person team for the Cornhole & Events.

Proceeds from the event will benefit Cirrus House and Life Change Connection.

For tickets or information, go to eventbrite.com, lifechangeconnection.org or stop by any First State Bank location.

 

News Extra February 24 2017

KNEB News Extra - February 20, 2017

February 20, 2017

Michelle Hughson from Pinnacle Bank in Mitchell joins Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Monday morning.

Michelle is on the program to talk about a food drive going on at the bank, where they are collecting non-perishable food items through the month of February in the bank lobby.

The items being collected will be donated to the Mitchell Tiger Backpack program, which will send food filled backpack home with underprivileged children so they have nutritious food over the weekend.

Items can be dropped off at Pinnacle Bank in Mitchell.

News Extra Feb 20 2017

KNEB News Extra - February 17, 2017

February 17, 2017

Lions Club members Becca Tompkins and Rick Tuggle join Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Friday morning.

They are on the program to promote the annual Lions Club Basketball Tourney this weekend in the community.

84 teams total in 7 gyms scattered throughout the community.

Your $3 ticket gains admission to any of the games on any of the courts for that day.

 

https://youtu.be/9hH6BVJgMkI

KNEB News Extra - February 16, 2017

February 16, 2017

Gloria Kennedy with Scottsbluff Thunder Special Olympics and Chris Baer from the Nebraska State Patrol join Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Thursday morning.

The 2017 Polar Plunge will be held on Saturday, February 25th at Scottsbluff Riverside Park.

The plungers go into the North Platte River at 11 a.m. with check-in at 9:30 a.m.

Sign-up information can be found at both the Scotts Bluff County Sheriff's website at scottsbluffcounty.org or at the Special Olympics Nebraska website at sone.org.

https://youtu.be/8hmt7w3bwKE

 

 

KNEB News Extra - February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017

Audrey Murphy and Becky Horne join Kevin Mooney on KNEB's News Extra program Wednesday morning.

They are on the show to promote this year's Rotary Gold event, which is coming up on Saturday, March 4th at the Gering Civic Center.

Tickets for the event are $65 each.

Donations of live and silent auction items are still being accepted.

Funds raised through the Rotary Gold event this year will go to CAPstone Child Advocacy Center.

For tickets or information, contact any Rotarian or call Becky at 641-2279 or Audrey at 633-9423.

 

https://youtu.be/RO5_RzC7ykY