The Pedersons have been married for 53 years. In winning the senior award this year, Ray said, "I'm not usually at a loss for word, but this is a bit overwhelming. We appreciate the honor very much."

Ole Pappy

The Lyon County Senior Citizens of the Year are Nancy and Ray Pederson of Cottonwood. These two are a remarkable couple that has really gotten involved.

Ask the Chief

 Personal accountability has always been an issue in our society, however it seems to be at an all-time low. It starts as children when we blame our siblings for us getting in trouble.

Ole Pappy

A relative recently handed me a copy of a very clever piece and I’ve decided to use it here. I did not write this, but I found it very clever.

Milk Maid

The rides are set up, the malt wagon is in position, and the animals and their 4-Hers are ready to strut their stuff. The 115th annual Lyon County Fair is kicking off this week in Marshall.


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