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Members of the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation

At its annual meeting, the Wood River Community Centennial Foundation recognized the creation of the Foundation 35 years ago.

Kids and Dreams Foundation

The Kids and Dreams Trivia Night fundraiser is set to be held this Saturday, November 23, to help support all programing and events provided by the Kids and Dreams Foundation, including for two loc

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Hopefully the touch of cold weather has put us in the mood for the holidays!

Shelton Superintendent Brian Gegg announced his resignation at the school board meeting on Monday, November 11, after serving the district for four years. Mr.

Sports

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junior high football cooperative of Wood River and Shelton, the team of 34 boys went undefeated on the season.

Shelton boys cross country team warmed up

In the Class D team competition at the state cross country meet in Kearney Friday, October 25, Shelton’s Bulldogs ran to a fourth-place finish with 102 team points.

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Both Caitlin States and Jeremiah Arndt came across the finish line in second place in their respective races at the district cross country meet staged in Hastings Thursday, October 17.

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“In my opinion, this is one of the toughest Class D districts in the state,” said Matt Walter, the Bulldogs’ coach, after the Shelton boys qualified as a team at the district cross country meet in

Lifestyle

Mr. and Mrs. Cliff Gangwish

Cliff and Francey Gangwish are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. They were united in marriage on November 28, 1954.

Darlene Holtz, formerly of Shelton and now residing in Kearney, will celebrate her 100th birthday on Wednesday, November 20.

LaBerta Olson

The children of LaBerta Olson are requesting a card shower in honor of her 85th birthday on November 11. Cards can be sent to: 902 Drew Lane, Gibbon, NE 68840.

 

Obituaries

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Jerry William Meyer, age 79, of Gibbon, passed away Thursday, November 14, 2019, at St. Luke’s Good Samaritan Village in Kearney. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m.

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A. Rojane Catlin, age 81, of Kearney, passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at Mother Hull Home in Kearney. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m.

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Terry Vavrina, age 79, of Abie, passed away Tuesday, October 22, at the Butler County Health Care Center.

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Marvin “Mike” E. Swanson, age 93, formerly of Palmer, died Tuesday October 29, 2019, at Brookefield Park in St. Paul.

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