News

Wood River FunFest 2018 weekend begins this Friday in Wood River, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 17, 18 and 19.

Pastor Craig Stephens was ordained and installed to serve both St. Paul Lutheran in Shelton and Grace Lutheran in Wood River on Sunday, August 5.

The Shelton village Board addressed agenda items such as construction requirements for a mobile home that the owner hopes to place at a trailer court in the village, a request to vacate an alley, a

With roars of engines and columns of black and white smoke, the annual Gibbon Tractor Pull drew fans from all over Nebraska and beyond and of all ages on Friday, August 10, in Gibbon.

Sports

Tyler Weismann, of Gibbon, recently qualified to participate in the 2018 Nebraska Junior Golf Tour Championship. The nine-hole event was held at The Field Club, in Omaha, on August 6.

The Gibbon Black 10U girls softball team recently won first place in the Kearney Softball Association League tournament.

Lifestyle

Todd and Patty Anderson, of Doniphan, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Anderson, to Scott Smyth, son of Greg and Angela Smyth, of Gibbon. Ms.

Dennis and Judy O’Brien are celebrating 50 years together. They were married August 23, 1968, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Shelton.

More than 390 Nebraska students, advisers, and guests recently attended the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Leadership Conference in Baltimore, Maryland.

Warren and Janean Hahn, of Shelton, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Hahn, to Ryan Kegley, son of Alan and Gail Kegley, of Kearney.

Obituaries

Sherri Banks, age 63, of Kearney, died Friday, August 10, 2018, at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. today (Thursday) at St. James Catholic Church.

Robert J. “Bob” Russell, Sr., age 81, of Omaha, formerly of Grand Island, died Thursday, August 2, 2018, at The Heritage at Legacy, Omaha.

Doris Mae Shupe, age 89, of Grand Island, passed away with her family at her side on Friday, August 3, 2018. Memorial service and celebration of Doris’ life will be at 6:00 p.m.

The Shelton Clipper

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