Campers looking for a getaway can still find solace at the Cross Ranch State Park. Park Manager Eric Lang said the Sanger campground just south of the park’s visitor center has 15 tent spots and seven electrical sites still available to the public.
The city of Center is looking for a location to build a storage yard for junk and towed vehicles. The Oliver County Sheriff’s Department would like a secured location for impounded vehicles.
Arriving at the Schaner farm, one could tell that an avid gardener lived there. Betty Schaner is clearly a dedicated green thumb. Surrounding the farmyard, the foliage – organically arranged – bursts forth in all of its springtime glory.
While taking one of their largest steps of their young lives forward, Center-Stanton graduates took a moment to look back on the past during their ceremony on Sunday at the Center-Stanton High School gymnasium.
With parents and grandparents among the very early Oliver County settlers, Ervin and Orlene Henke have a well-earned place among the six people to be honored at the 2011 Old Settlers’ Days celebration to be held June 10-12.
The name Letzring has been a part of Oliver County since the days of homesteading. This year Old Settlers Days honors Vernon and Kathy Letzring for the rich legacy their family has contributed to this area.