News

July means county fair time in Nebraska and Central Nebraska a.k.a. Clipper Country, will play host to three such fairs in the coming weeks, the Hall, Howard and Buffalo County Fairs.

The annual parade through Gibbon on July 4 once again featured a good variety of entries of all shapes and sizes. Those entries were judged prior to the beginning of the parade in six categories.

Save the date on your calendar! The 21st Annual Lincoln Highway Festival and Car Show is scheduled for Sunday, July 29, in sunny downtown Shelton!

Gibbonite Mike Kenton and Shelton resident Mike Peña have landed parts in the upcoming Kearney Community Theater (KCT) production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical “Cats.”

Sports

The Xpert Lawn Care/Gibbon Packing team emerged as the winner of the 2018 Gibbon Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament, held on Saturday, June 30, at Gibbon Valley View Municipal Golf Course.

The season ending baseball tournament for the 10 and under league was a prime time for the Shelton team to find its groove, winning four games on their way to the championship.

It’s tournament time in Legion baseball, signalling the end of the season across the state.

Members of the Gibbon 8 and under girls softball team are, front row, left to right, Kasey Ackley; second row, Lauren Tacha, Aubry Hernandez, and Laikynn Cannot; third row, Madison Brueggemann, Nor

Lifestyle

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.

 

The Annual Gibbon High School Art Show, was held on May 10, was another stellar showing of the limitless talent of student artists in every medium under the sun; painting, sculpting, digital and so

Obituaries

It is with great sadness that the family of Patricia “Patty” Cudaback Klinkacek announces her passing away from cancer on Saturday, July 7, 2018, just one week shy of her 80th birthday. In lieu of

Ted Dwaine Davis, age 70, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, passed away July 2, 2018. Ted was born in Fort Collins, Colorado, on September 29, 1947, to Harry and Birdie (DeBrie) Davis. Ted is survived

Penny Wyman, age 77, of Kearney, died Tuesday, July 3, at her home. She was cremated and her remains were buried at the Shelton Cemetery next to her parents. Per her wishes there were no services.

Albert A. Schultz passed away on February 28, 2017, at the age of 98, in Wheatland, Missouri. Graveside services will be held Thursday, July 19, 2018, at 10:30 a.m. at the Wood River Cemetery.

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