Crossing the Converse County Line

Lyle Gronewald of Gothenburg, Nebraska, makes his way east across the Converse County line Tuesday evening.

A year after being canceled due to COVID-19, the annual Pony Express Re-ride is back with re-enacters riding portions of the famous mail route that went from St. Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California, in 1860 and 1861.

To keep track of the riders as they make their way to St. Joseph this weekend, visit
See the June 30 print editions of the Douglas Budget and Glenrock Independent newspapers for full coverage.

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