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Plymouth News -- Angie Zulauf

Tri County graduate of 2011 and NYU theater student Curtis Reynolds will be giving a free recital for the public Friday, Dec. 27 at 7 p.m. at the Community Players in Beatrice.

During the show Reynolds will revisit past roles and songs with fellow performers Annie Bock, Amber Colgrove, Elena Poole, Anna Spilker and Jamie Unger.

Curtis is in his third year at New York University. At NYU he studies singing, dancing, and acting. After graduation. Reynolds said he plans to stay I NYC and pursue acting. He added that he also sees teaching in his future.

A reception will follow the recital.

Please add Ray and Marge Pohlmann to the shut-in list that was published last week.

The St. Pauls Lutheran of Plymouth Ladies Aid met Dec. 19 for their Christmas party with 15 present. After a carry in lunch, the school children presented a program of songs and piano solos. Pastor Bortulin then presented a devotion of Christ is Born to Us. Come Let us Adore.

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Narka News -- Betty Edwards

Narka News

The Narka and Mahaska childrens Christmas program was presented to the congregations at the Narka church on Sunday morning, Dec. 22. The program, What is Christmas was written by 7th grader, Mason Simmons. Mason and Jared Edwards were the narrators, Carson Simmons was Santa, and all the little helpers were: MaKenna and Draven Johnson, Autumn Hasse, Abigail Knoll, and Kirby, Gentry, and Lanie Jo Thomas. At the end of the program, the children sang Silent Night Leader of the group was Vicky Holly. Mike and Vicky Holly and Mason Simmons lit the Advent candle accompaned by Charles Joy and Jan Thomas singing The Wonder of Christmas The children and Charles and Jan were accompanied by Donna Shoemaker.

Courtney, Mercedes, and Davyn VanNortwick of Belleville and Adam Allison of Mahaska were Saturday evening supper guests of Betty Edwards.

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General Squires Aux 3113 Came To Order For Their December Meeting.

General Squires Aux 3113 Came To Order For Their December Meeting.

Senior Vice Janice presided over the meeting. Guard Susan closed the door and Conductress Marge checked cards. Chaplain Linda gave opening prayer and Patriotic instructions. Secretary Zona read the minutes and they were approved. Treasurer Cynitha gave her report and it will be put on file.

Correspondence was read District No. 6 minutes and letter from Jefferson Community Health Center.

Zona reported on the fruit plates taken to the Veterans at the Assisted Living and Nursing Homes.

A donation was given to the Jefferson Community Health Center.

Chaplain Linda gave closing prayer and meeting came to a close.

Everybody brought snacks which was enjoyed by everybody.

Next meeting is Jan. 21 at 7 p.m.

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Merry Modern Meeting-December

Merry Modern Meeting-December

The Merry Modern Extension Club met on Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013 at Diller Community Building with Senior Diners. After lunch, Janet called the meeting to order with ten members present. After a short business meeting, the group enjoyed playing Christmas Bingo followed by the Heart Sister gift exchange. A festive lunch was served by Jean.

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The Steele City American Legion Post and Auxiliary Held Their December Meeting.

The Steele City American Legion Post and

Auxiliary Held Their December Meeting.

We said the pledge to the flag and sang the Star Spangled Banner. We then said the Preamble. Minutes were read and approved. The treasurer report was read and put on file.

Received a thank you note from Melvin Nespors family.

We donated 28 pounds to the food bank in November.

DEte came and was in the christmas parade at Barnes, Kan., with her sister, Deb. They rode horses as a family. A different experience for our auxiliary. Mary and Berdine did the Candlelight program service. They lite candles for Hope, Joy, and Love. They read different bible verses. We sang Away in the Manger, Joy to the World, and Silent Night.

The meeting came to a close and everybody enjoyed visiting and eating snacks that everybody brought.

No meeting in January. Next meeting will be Feb. 4.

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The Diller Seniors cards was held Dec. 18.

The Diller Seniors cards was held Dec. 18.

High scores for Pitch were Herb Hartwig and Carl Lytle.

Low scores for Pitch were Roaslie Crow and Lois Bures.

Door was Don Zarybnicky.

Hostesses were the card club.

Next card party will be Jan. 21. All are Welcome!

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County Official Attends State Workshop

County Official Attends State Workshop

Vicki Haskell, Jefferson County Assessor, attended a two and one half day conference conducted here December 11-13, 2013 for Nebraska county officials.

The annual conference, attended by approximately 800 county officials and employees, is part of a continuing education and leadership development series sponsored by the Nebraska Association of County Officials.

The conference updated county officials on recent changes in state laws and provided extensive training on the responsibilities of their respective offices.

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SCHWARTZ Birth

SCHWARTZ Jeremiah and Brittney Blas Schwartz of Fairbury, are proud to announce to arrival of a son, Ryder Davidson Schwartz. He was born on Nov. 25, 2013 at Bryan in Lincoln, weighing 5 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 18 inches long. Grandparents are Terry and Leann Blas of Fairbury, and Rick and Connie Schwartz of Beatrice. Great-grandparents are Bill and Carol Blas of Reynolds and Janice Olberding of Jansen. Great-great-grandmother is Alverna Kunc of Beatrice.

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Thayer County Court Reports

Hebron/Thayer County, Compiled Dec 19

Marriage license:

Bret Carl Ward, 29, of Lawrence, Kan., and Jessica Marie McGinley, 27, of Lawrence, Kan.; Married December 7, 2013 at Chester Methodist Church, Chester.

Michael Ngo, 30, of Deshler, and Renee Marie Herbek, 32, of Deshler; Married December 13, 2013, in Hebron.

Real Estate:

Eric J. Nutsch to Justin F. Burns: Lot 4 and Part of Lot 3 in Block 2, Henry Poppe Addition of Chester.

Kent M. Higel to Jack E. Dill; trustee of the Robert R. Dill Revocable Trust: Part of the NW of: 7-2-2.

Jeffrey J. Fangmeyer, and Crystal M. Fangmeyer to Lee Meents: Lot 5, 6 and 7 and Part of Lot 8 in Block 1; in the Roberts Addition of Deshler, and Irregular tract No. 71; Part of the NW of the NW of 13-2-4.

Thayer County Sheriff David Lee, Thayer County Sheriff to the Village of Alexandria: Lot 12 in Block 6; original town of Alexandria.

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Balderson 80th Birthday

Balderson

80th Birthday

The family of the wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and retired schoolteacher would like to honor her, Darlene Roelfs Balderson, with a card shower for her 80th birthday. Darlene was born on Jan. 1, 1934. She and her husband, Norm Balderson, reside in Diller.

Their children are Randy (Rhonda) Balderson, Kathleen (Robert) Bybee, Mikel (Rhonda) Balderson.

Cards may be sent to P.O. Box 87, Diller, NE 68342.

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