Category Archives: Nebraska

A Happening in Waverly – July 15 & 16, 2017

  Published on Jul 17, 2016 This is a link to a short video from the 40th annual Camp Creek Antique Machine and Threshing Show in Waverly, Nebraska from 2016. From the Lincoln Journal Star: “Thousands walked into a different decade once they stepped foot on the 77 acres of Threshers’ land, east of Waverly. With more than 400 members, Camp Creek Threshers have been on the mission to keep history thriving. Antique tractors, old time cars, threshing, plowing and

Classic Ashland bank survives

  ‘Originally from the blog by Malerie Yolen-Cohen of http://stayonroute6.blogspot.com By Mark Hotz June 30, 2017 For this month’s article, I perused my file of vintage photos of national banks for one that was both appealing and still standing. More often that not, an attractive national bank that existed in 1920 no longer stands in its small town. I was rewarded when I looked at Ashland, Neb., a town we will visit this month. Ashland is a small city in

July 21, 2015 Activity Update – Nebraska / Iowa border crossed

Aprylle Gilbert's Coast to Coast Run For Disadvantaged Kids continued TUE with her running across the 'Bob Kerrey Bridge' from NE into IA. Pictures with Aprylle, Jose', her "Lifeline" support driver, Marcia Kuiper, Exec Dir. US Route 6 NE & some running fans and supporters at the event. She then ran along Historic US 6 – Broadway in Co Bluffs IA (Aprylle chose to 'run' "The Bob" to cross the MO River to maintain her "run" & replicate the original

July 15, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Sutton, NE

We have a coast-to-coast, Long Beach to Cape Cod, Route 6 Runner due in Sutton on Wednesday evening, July 15th. Aprylle Gilbert left Long Beach May 11th and has been targeting 30 miles a day. She will be in Hastings tonight, Tuesday and you can see her on Highway 6 heading east tomorrow. We plan on having a gathering at the Allegro Wolf Wednesday evening to meet her – time and details to be posted as we figure out her

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