The Strange Story Of This Little Nebraska Town Is Almost Too Crazy To Believe

Every town has its story, some more fantastical than others. The former town of Paplin, Nebraska has an interesting history involving a miraculous story, a year of tragedy, and people who refuse to give up on it, even today.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

To learn more about the “Little Church That Could,” and to find out how you can help keep it going, read this article from the Friends of Paplin.

To read about another Nebraska town with a fascinating history, check out this article from the archives.