I don’t tend to focus too much on what I wear. Sometimes I end up wearing old clothes that really should be given away or turned into rags. My wife notices my clothes much more than I do, so I…

Bubbles “Bubs” Means, a 23-month-old crayfish of Kearney, died Thursday, July 4, in the comfort of his home. Bubbles was hatched in the summer of 2017 in a nearby river. He first met his mothe…

A few weeks ago, I had the unique opportunity of getting to help plant a rain garden here in Kearney. The project was part of the Greener Towns Plant Project and is planted on the west side of…

As the arts and entertainment reporter for the Kearney Hub, I learned many important and valuable lessons during the years. Most of those lessons can be boiled down to this one vital piece of …

Renovation. To those who enjoy HGTV and Better Homes & Gardens, this word brings to mind before-and-after photos, drastic changes in color, furniture, decor, etc. For DIY homeowners, it br…

Apples, cranberries, chocolate and grapefruit may not sound like they have anything in common, but none of them would exist without one simple thing: A pollinator. These fruits and many others…

As someone who is Nebraska born and raised and is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, I’m well aware of how many different things and sayings that are almost synonymous with Nebr…

Every time I read the prayer of Jesus in John 17, I am overwhelmed with such gratitude and amazement and wonder, especially as this prayer was not just for the disciples. Jesus prayed, “I ask …

y twin sister Martha can’t remember how the idea of the Thank You house tumbled into her head 25 years ago, but it began the day she happened to see a plain wooden house sitting on a shelf in …

My daughter made lunch today. Real lunch. Not the fake stuff from the fake kitchen. Not cheese and crackers with a glass of milk. Genuine, real lunch. From the stove with ingredients and everything.