News

Spring’s winter wonderland returned last weekend disrupting many springtime activities like high school proms.

Kevin McGregor, representing the Nebraska Central Telephone (NCTC) company in Gibbon gave a presentation on “The History of Telephone Service in Buffalo County” to members of the Buffalo County His

When Finney’s Meat Market east of Gibbon became available for purchase Logan Oliver and sisters Nicole (Oliver) Schuster and Sonni (Oliver) Benge saw an opportunity to fulfill a dream, to own a bus

The Wood River Community Centennial Foundation presented a check for $3,500 to the 35 Close-Up students for their upcoming trip to Washington, D.C., May 26 through June 2.

Sports

With 80 of their 145 points scored at the Ravenna Invitational meet coming from field events, the Centura boys doubled the score on third-place Ravenna and finished 19 behind Axtell’s championship

Last Friday’s (April 13) Minden Track Invitational became last Thursday’s (April 12) Minden Invitational track meet due to impending bad weather.

Bolstered by 40 first-place points and supported by 56 second-place points, Shelton claimed the second-place honor in their home Invitational meet Thursday, April 12.

Shelton’s Lady Bulldogs finished their home track meet in fourth place Thursday, April 12, thanks in part to the fact that four individuals picked up dual medals in the nine-team meet.

Lifestyle

Card shower to honor 50th anniversary

The family of Richard “Dick” Mayfield is requesting a card shower in honor of his 90th birthday. Dick was born April 11, 1928. Cards can be sent to PO Box 512, Shelton, NE 68876.

 

The family of Carrol and Henrietta Wilcoxson are requesting a card shower in honor of the couple’s 60th wedding anniversary on April 14. Cards can be sent to: 17831 N.

On Sunday, March 4, 2018, husband and wife, Skyler and KyLea Wissing, of Wood River, entered the world of online-only merchandising with Foi Clothing Boutique.

Obituaries

Arlene M. Glinsmann, age 82, of Ravenna, died Monday, April 2, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society in Ravenna.

Helen V. J. Bilslend, age 95, of Shelton, died Monday, April 2, 2018, at her home.

Orylin “Bud” D. Gross, 85, of Gibbon, died Thursday, March 29, 2018, at CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in Kearney.

Stephen Kenneth Hostetler, age 45, of Boelus, died Sunday, March 25, 2018, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha.

The Shelton Clipper

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Shelton, NE 68876
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