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Washington County Retired Teachers and School Personnel Met

On Friday, June 26, 2015 the Washington County Retired Teachers and School Personnel enjoyed a luncheon meeting at the Linn, Kansas American Legion. After the Pledge of Allegiance Vernon Mai gave the prayer. Following the lunch Mitch Zabokrtsky led the group in recalling the history of the schools and towns of Washington County during the 1960s.
The group adjourned to the Linn City Park shelter house where they enjoyed the afternoon Summer breeze and shared memories of their years working in the schools of the county. Pauline Lindhorst announced her retirement as hostess after thirteen years of service to the group. It was decided to meet again on Friday, June 24, 2016 and to invite our fellow retired teachers and school personnel to join the group. David Lickteig volunteered to be the 2016 host.
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Hollenberg Station Friends To Meet Wednesday, July 8th

The Friends of Hollenberg Ranch Pony Express Station will have a meeting at the Hollenberg Station Visitors Center near Hanover, KS, on Wednesday, July 8th at 7:30 p.m.  Plans for the 2015 Pony Express Festival will be discussed at this meeting.
 The Friends group is dedicated to promoting and helping preserve the historic Hollenberg Ranch Pony Express Station near Hanover, and keeping alive the history of the Oregon and California Trails and Pony Express.  The Friends group hosts the annual Pony Express Festival each August, and promotes the Hollenberg Station during the national re-ride in June.  The festival this year will be Sunday, August 30th.  Anyone interested in the activities of the group, or interested in joining the Friends, is encouraged to attend this meeting.
 For information about the meeting, call Irene Laue at 785-337-2511.
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Art Guild

The Jefferson County Art Guild met on Monday, June 22 at The Studio.  Peg Friesen from Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home addressed the Guild about a special project planned for December.
   Bank showings for July will be American National-Sherry Joubert, 1st National-Lacey Schoenbeck, and Union-Joyce Prince.
   Lucky Stradley's ANAC piece was chosen in Columbus earlier this month to be one of the 25 art creations to travel the state of Nebraska for 2015.
   First Friday, July 3rd featured artist at The Studio will be Deb Monfelt.  
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Wohlers

Wohlers
Matt and Kiley (Zabokrtsky) Wohlers of Wayne, NE would like to announce the birth of their son, Maxx Jeffrey, who was born on June 4, 2015 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne.  Grandparents are Ralph and Vicki Check of Fairbury and Wayne and Paula Wohlers of Syracuse. Great–grandfather is Robert Kotas of Fairbury.  14p
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Bauer and Cartwright

Alan and Cindy Bauer of Sterling, IL would like to announce the engagement of their daughter Sarah Mae Bauer of Milwaukee, WI to Chase Cartwright of Milwaukee, WI, son of Stephanie Cartwright of Princeton, IL and Joe Cartwright of LaSalle, IL.
Sarah is a high school graduate of Sterling (IL) 2009;  Ashford University, Clinton, IA 2013 with Bachelors Degrees in Art and Psychology; Mount Mary University, Milwaukee 2015 with a Masters Degree in Art Therapy and is currently employed at Rogers Memorial Hospital, Milwaukee, WI.
Sarah is the granddaughter of Lela Bauer, the niece of Brian Bauer, and the cousin of Kyle and Blake Bauer, all of Fairbury.
Chase is a graduate of LaMoille (IL) 2010 and Ashford University, Clinton, IA 2014 with a Bachelors in English and Psychology and is a Graduate Student in Psychology, Argosy University, Egan, MN.
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SCC Deans List

Southeast Community College in Nebraska has released its Dean’s List for the quarter recently completed on the Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford campuses.
Kitrik Haden Ahl, Odell, Fire Protection Technology; Carrie L Branson, Fairbury, Academic Transfer; Aleta Ann Burnos, Fairbury, Practical Nursing; Austin Jeffery Holliday, Fairbury, Agriculture Business & Management Technology; Tera C Kapke, Fairbury, Practical Nursing; Bailey Isabelle Likens, Fairbury, Medical Laboratory Technology; Rebecca Ruth Nickel, Fairbury, Practical Nursing; Cody Lane Nolte, Daykin, Agriculture Business & Management Technology; Brandon Dean Wagner, Fairbury, Nondestructive Testing Technology;
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Goebel

The friends of Bernice Goebel would like to honor her with a card shower for her 99th birthday on July 3. Cards may be sent to her at 483, 29th Road Mahaska KS 66955.   

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Kerwood

Kenneth and Jeanne Kerwood celebrated their 60th Anniversary, they were married June 26,1955 in Alexandria, NE.  Cards can be sent to 433 E. Main Street, Bruning, NE 68322

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Kisling

The family of Harry & Diane Kisling will be hosting an open house in honor of their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday July 12, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:00 at the Diller Opera House, Diller Ne.  No gifts please. 
Send cards to 58115 710 Road, Diller Ne 68342. 
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Grove

Don and Dorothy Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, July 11, 2015 with an open house from 2-4pm at the Morrowville Christian Church.
  Don Grove and Dorothy Kolman were married May 2, 1965 at the Morrowville Christian Church. Rev. Henry Grusing officiated.
  Don and Dorothy have 3 sons, Dewyane Grove and wife Lisa, Belleville, Ks; David Grove, Belleville, Ks; and Dan Grove, What Cheer, Iowa. They have 3 grandsons Brody Grove, Denver, Colo; Colton Grove and Dylan Grove, Belleville, Ks.
 Everyone is welcome to come and help them celebrate their 50 years together.
Please let your presence be your gift to us.
Cards may be sent to Don and Dorothy Grove at 1124 21st Rd., Morrowville, KS 66958.

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