Glenrock’s newest toddler is a workaholic with a glossy black coat, an attentive demeanor and the ability to smell changes in blood pressure. With $70,000 in training, Simona is 18 months old and the first guide dog for visually impaired local Mikaela Piasecki, 18.
An oil field isn’t always just an oil field. This piece of land has been home to dinosaurs and derricks, giving it a long, fascinating life. It’s named the Big Muddy and it brought riches galore to Converse County when it boomed.
Claiming the public has demanded action, the Glenrock Town Council Monday voted to finalize a six-year effort to remove what they are calling a pair of public eyesores – two dilapidated, unused motels and the surrounding property.
Music, whether played on the keys of a finely tuned piano, brought to life through the leadpipe of a trumpet, the keys on a flute, or smoothed together between bow and string on a violin, reaches deep down into the depths of human psyche.
Ever since Tage Burd was a little kid, he knew he wanted to be a soldier. It was something he felt deep inside—a need to belong to a team, to be part of something bigger than himself. He wanted his life to have real purpose. To defend his country and be the boots on the ground.