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Endicott Village Life Visit #14 - The Red Bird

The next few visits to the Village of Endicott will be excerpts from the printed words of the Endicott High Schools Newspaper, THE REDBIRD.

The Redbird, Sept., 23, 1934, The Staff. Sports, Francis Broaninan; Grade News, Dale Swartz; School Editor, Lloyd Price; Organizations, Hildreth Lange; Social, Kenneth Stover; Humor, LeRoy Youngblood.

This issue of the Redbird represents the first attempt to produce a newspaper which is devoted entirely to the happenings in the Endicott School system. Although the English IV class has taken over the task of putting out this paper, the entire student body would help in every way possible to make it their paper by trying to make it successful.

Freshman Initiation: Lucille Kulhanek, Doris, Hendrickson, Letha McCord, Dorothy Baruth, Opal Compton, Jack DeBusk, LeRoy McKay, Stanley Troxel and Warren Troxel. Other new students initiated were LeRoy Youngbood, Lucille McKay, Russell McCord and Loraine Walburn.

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DecemBeard Kicks Off Second Year Grow a Beard to Help Stop Human Trafficking

Last year four local ministers took a stand against human trafficking and sexual assault.

Their innovating DecemBeard fundraiser was a huge success and it returns for a second year.

DecemBeard is already up and running both those who wish to join in and help the Ive Got a Name group can grow their beards to raise funds and awareness against human trafficking.

Last year we had the pastors in the lead and our same four pastors are all taking part in DecemBeard again, said project organizer Nathan Glaesemann.

The beard growing pastors are Ken Hart from Faith Lutheran, Joel Hahn from First Baptist, Brian Julin-McCleary from American Lutheran and Deb Valentine from Zion United Church of Christ and St. Johns in Jansen.

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Roger and Judy Schoenrock Shinn Thanksgiving in Hebron, Neb.

There were 52 present: Chub Riddle, Robert Riddle, Roger Schoenrock and Judy, Darrell Fett and Ila, Carol Wakeman, Jennifer Wakeman and Kyle Urbanek, Dale and Marilyn Shinn, Everett and Marilyn Shinn, Darrell D. Fett, Jane Hergott, Robbie Wiedel, Caitlin Fett, Kylon Fett, Justine Reckly, Randy Fett, Dustin, Karen, Roger, Shelby, Taylor, Tanya, Mia Shinn, Douglas Schoenrock, Sheila Allen, Gary Cyndi, Johanna, and Jarrod Shinn, Ryan, Paul, Logan, and Wyatt Deike, Terry Shinn and Becky Lamb, Cindy, Levi and Lacy Judd, Shawna, Kelsie and Meigha Schmidt, Malik Pfingsten, Matt, Brandi, and Keller Larson, and Brian and Whitney Itzen.

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Shoemaker Thanksgiving

Frank and Lynette Shoemaker, of Marysville, hosted the Shoemaker Thanksgiving. Guests were: Marvin and Donna Shoemaker, Narka; Mark and Laura Fincham, Jaxon and Afton, Ankeny, Iowa; Rex and Kaitlyn Shoemaker, Aaron and Mashea of Fountain, Colo.; Abe and Janet Fisher, Caleb, Connor and Creighton, Brookfield, Wis. This was the first Thanksgiving in seven years that all the family were able to attend.

Ten Pieces presented the cantata, Ill Be Home For Christmas Sunday afternoon for the residents and guests of Courtyard Terrace, Blue Valley Luthern Home in Hebron, Neb. They also presented the same contata and were guests for the evening meal at Meadowlark Heights assisted living in Deshler, Neb.

Members are: Loren and Sharon Mach, Charlene Nevitt, Marvin and Donna Shoemaker, Pam Gallion, Charles Joy, and Jan Thomas. Jan was accompened by her husband Keith.

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Plymouth News -- Angie Zulauf

St. Pauls Lutheran Church of Plymouth held a welcoming coffee following services Sunday, Nov. 17. New members welcomed were Jody, Deegan, and Mikiah Swartz of Harbine and Nick, Heidi, and Weston Warnke of Plymouth.

The Plymouth Silver Circle met Nov. 19 with 9 present. It was decided to have lunch at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 3 at Goobs. Happy Birthday was sung for Esther Weichel. Ten point Call for your Partner pitch was played with Darlene Rehm having the high score and Alverta Wells was second high. Rolls were served at the close of the afternoon.

Bob and Vicki Frerking hosted a pre-Thanksgiving supper at their home Saturday, Nov. 23. Guests were Todd and Shoshana Frerking, Drew, and Christian; Travis and Brooke Frerking, Chloe, and Cole; Shawn and Christie Owens, Cade, Aubrey, Brayden, and Ethan; Bryce Buggi and Shelley Owens, Apollo, Logann, and Odyn; Jessi, Mandi, and Ella Krebs; Angie Frerking, and Angie Zulauf.

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Social News

Jefferson County Art Guild

Jefferson County Art Guild met Monday evening, Nov. 25 at the Studio with 16 members present and a visitor, Kelly Hoeting from Colorado. Yearbook for 2014 was finalized and members were reminded of Dec. activities. Our Christmas Party meeting will be held Monday evening, Dec. 2 at the Union Bank with a potluck Dinner at 6 p.m. A program of music and games is planned and everyone is to bring a hand-made ornament.

Several members brought new winter-oriented art for the First Friday in Dec. which will be Dec. 6. Lacey Searing and Amber Rogers are hostesses for that event. Our group will be setting up and decorating a Christmas tree for the Parade of Trees at Wallys on Dec. 7 and 8.

We will be gift-wrapping at the Studio for anyone who needs help and/or supplies. This is open especially to children. The times are: Dec. 13, from 5-8 p.m., and Dec. 14, from 9-12 noon. And it is FREE!!

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Social News

General Squires V.F.W. Auxiliary 3113

The meeting came to order at 7 p.m. with President Joyce presiding, Guard Susan closed the doors and Conductress Marge checked 11 members cards. Chaplain Linda gave opening prayer and Carrie gave patriotic instruction and we said the Pledge to the Flag.

President Joyce gave opening instructions. Previous minutes were read by Secretary Zona and approved. Treasurers report was given by Treasurer Cynitha and be put on file.

Bills were presented for Veterans Day Supper. Correspondence was read by Zona, Thank you from Blue Valley Community Action, Thank you from Donna Cooks Family, Letter from National Home Activity for one boy, and The Patriot from Department President.

The V.F.W. paper will only be online now and if you want to order a paper copy it will cost you $15.00 a year. Donations were made to Home, Health and Happiness, Blue Valley Community Action, Grand Island Veterans Home, National Home Activity Fund.

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Camilla Lauber

Camilla Lauber

The family of Camilla Rosener Lauber would like to honor her with a card shower for her 85th birthday on Dec. 5.

Cards may be sent to Camilla Rosener Lauber 423 Ft. Griffin Trail, Georgetown, TX 78633.

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Southeast CASA

Southeast CASA is in need of 10 or more people who are interested in serving abused and neglected children in the Jefferson County area. Anyone interested in learning more about the role of the CASA Volunteer is welcome to come or if you are just interested in hearing more about CASA. Refreshments will be provided.

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Phyllis Gausman

Gausman 80th Birthday

The family of Phyllis Gausman would like to honor her with a card shower for her 80th birthday on Saturday, Dec. 7.

Greetings may be sent to 1729 H Street, Fairbury, NE 68352.

Love, Julie and Rick, Joni and Mike, Jeff, your grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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