Category: Community News

‘Spares’ plane once transported Eisenhower

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by marlys good The YouTube story about the very first Air Force One being unknowingly purchased by Greybull’s favorite and most notable pilot, Mel Christler, gets more interesting with information included in an Internet article on Christler Flying Service. According

DeSilva comes “home” again

REUNION Color

by marlys good During commencement exercises for the Greybull High School Class of 1975, one of the graduates receiving a diploma was a dark-eyed, dark-haired young lady from Brazil who had spent the school year as an exchange student at

Volunteers needed at thrift store

by marlys good “Volunteers” was the quick, one-word answer of Alice Williams, manager of the Community Outreach thrift shop, when asked what was most needed at the thrift shop. Just one regular volunteer works in the “back room” processing (sorting,

Classic Car show big success

CARS another overhead

by marlys good Mike Howe has been trying to generate public interest/support for a classic car show for several years. When none was forthcoming, “Cheryl and I took it upon ourselves to do it,” he said, and the results were

Class of ’59 enjoys 55th reunion

Twenty-one members of the Greybull High School Class of ’59 gathered in Greybull last weekend for their 55th reunion. Kicking off the weekend was a gathering at the Sugar Shack Friday evening. The alumni and spouses enjoyed “malts, milkshakes and

Senior center closes, lunches moved to Elks Lodge

WEB seniors

by nathan oster Cashier and greeter Dixie Cummings and cooks Dorinda Furnell and Deanna Beckhoff took a break from their duties to lead a chorus of “Happy Birthday” Tuesday afternoon as a group of senior citizens celebrated another trip around

Egg hunts abound this week

Bonnie Bluejacket Memorial Nursing Home will host an Easter egg hunt Saturday, April 19 for youngsters of all ages. The hunt, on the nursing home lawn, starts at exactly 10 a.m. so don’t be late. Saturday evening the Herb Asp

Holy Week services scheduled

Holy week will be observed with the following special services scheduled in community churches:   Greybull First Presbyterian Church: 7 p.m. Maundy Thursday Communion “The Last Supper in its Passover Meal Context.” Easter Sunday worship 10:30 a.m. followed by fellowship.

Happy 85th birthday, Ed Rech

RECH party

by marlys good The Shell Community Hall was filled to overflowing Saturday as family, friends and neighbors gathered to wish Ed Rech a happy birthday. The party was hosted by the Rechs’ daughter Julie Rech of Denver and son Jake

Menke 1/2A Forensic Coach of Year

by marlys good Ted Menke, coach of the Greybull High School Grey Ghost forensic team, has been long respected in Wyoming High School forensic circles. His expertise was recognized when he was honored as the 2013-14 1A/2A Coach of the