News

The Annual Gibbon Brick Street Festival comes to the Gibbon business district this Saturday beginning at 10:00 a.m.

First grader Emme Canfield and second grader Brock Alvidrez have been named 2018 Little Miss and Mister Wood River and will ride in the annual Fun- Fest Parade on Saturday, August 18.

Mother Nature allowed for cool, humid conditions instead of rain for the annual Wood River City-wide Garage Sales held on Saturday, August 4.

The DCB Legion Seniors withstood a late-inning surge by Creighton, but held on for a 9-7 second-round win in the state Seniors tournament in Albion Monday, July 30.

Sports

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

The 2018 Gibbon Red Little League baseball team is made up of front row, left to right, Keagan Pickel, Rueben Reyes, Kade Dorszynski, Tyler Weismann, Jovani Perez-Sanchez and Enrique Andrade, and b

Lifestyle

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.

The family of Howard and Sue Uhrich are requesting a card shower in honor of the couple’s 50th wedding anniversary on July 13.

 

A card shower has been requested to honor the 50th wedding anniversary of Brent and Mona (Chandler) Wise. The couple was married July 15, 1968.

 

Obituaries

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.

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