Get well wishes to Corinne Zahn
A huge thank you to these All Fund Drive donors:
Norman Duncan, Ken Nolting, Syracuse Lumber, Rose Marie
Brandt, Larry Halvorsen, and Milton Leefers. Your generosity
has been amazing and you have now pushed us over the $7000
mark! Can you think of a better place to live?
Condolences to the Milan Brehm family on the loss
of Milan's mother, Margaret.
We had about 3 1/2 inches of snow over the weekend -
now if we could just get rid of these
Please share your joys and news with us
this holiday season.
BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES
12-12 Bill Kea
12-15 Hilary Seelhoff, Jonna Pester
12-16 Dylan Bartling, Leah Lewis
12-17 Nick Jensen
12-18 Irma Taylor, Eloise Stubbendeck
NEWS FROM 100 YEARS AGO
Friday, 12-12-1913, The Otoe Union:
William H. Dreeszen and Emma J. Ertl, both of South Russell,
were married at the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. Henry
Guthals. Charles Kramer, North Russell, sold 552 lbs. of
poultry to Horstman & Parker, receiving 10 1/2 cents
per pound. "Someone played a rather scurvy trick on the
basketball boys by putting red pepper on the floor the other
night. It turned the game into a sneezing exhibition."
NEWS FROM OUR NEIGHBORS
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SALES MANAGER – LIED LODGE &
CENTER, Nebraska City
Lied Lodge & Conference Center is seeking a seasoned, results-driven sales individual with a track record for building new relationships, one who takes an aggressive approach to maximizing operation revenues and guest room occupancy, and one who takes great care in nurturing the established relationships within the existing client base – all while passionately communicating the mission of inspiring people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees. Owned and operated by the Arbor Day Foundation, Lied Lodge & Conference Center is located at Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City, Nebraska and is a member of the esteemed International Association of Conference Centers (IACC).
This Sales Manager will serve as an integral part of the established and cohesive Lied Lodge sales team and will report to the Director of Sales. The ideal candidate will feel comfortable and capable in a variety of roles, including educating potential clients regarding all that Lied Lodge and Arbor Day Farm have to offer, streamlining the booking process for these clients, utilizing revenue maximization, and soliciting and realizing new business for the lodge.
A natural setting, warm ambience and exceptional service make Lied Lodge & Conference Center unique to our guests. An independent property, Lied Lodge includes 144 guest rooms, 14,000 square feet of meeting space and several historic event venues at the 260 acre Arbor Day Farm.
Lied Lodge & Conference Center and the Arbor Day Foundation offer an excellent work environment, an attractive benefits package, and the rewarding opportunity to facilitate environmental stewardship. If this unique opportunity sounds like the perfect fit for your energy, interests and talents, please apply with a cover letter and resume to the Arbor Day Foundation’s careers page at: https://arbordaycareers.silkroad.com/.
Cass County Tourism Committee seeks an outgoing, people-oriented individual for part time Tourism Director position in Plattsmouth office. Estimated 20-25 hours a week. Marketing degree/background required as well as experience in facilitating social media efforts (Facebook/twitter etc.). Strong computer, communication and budgeting skills needed. Occasional daytime travel. Salary dependent on experience. Email cover letter and resume (in PDF format) to committee chair
by December 30, 2013.
"Ethan Claymore" Opens Winter Season at
Mahoney State Park
Ashland, NE [November 27, 2013] -Together, Mahoney State Park and KBC Productions announce that the Christmas production, "Ethan Claymore," will be playing this month at the Kountze Memorial Theater. Show dates are December 6-8, 13-15, 20-22, and 26-30. All shows begin at 7:30pm except for Sundays which are 2:00pm matinees.
'Best Christmas Pageant Ever' is at the Lofte
The Lofte Community Theatre in Manley announces that the beloved children's story, 'The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," will open on the main stage on Saturday, November 30.
Based upon the book written by Barbara Robinson, this is the story of the six rough-and-tumble Herdman kids who bully their way into the annual Sunday School Nativity play. The church ladies, the Revrand and even the volunteer fire department are sure this will be the worst Christmas pageant ever, but the Sunday School teacher remains stubbornly optimistic. The production is filled with youthful energy and a the true spirit of Christmas
The production is directed by Kevin Colbert. Starring as the pageant director and her husband are Anne Pope and Scott Nielsen of Eagle. Their children, Charlie and Beth help to narrate the story, and are played by real-life brother and sister Noah and Tess Arent of Murdock. The Herdmans are played by Mia Thomas of Bellevue, Samuel Gauthier and Adeline Morgenson of Louisville, Talon Flodman and Gus Pope of Eagle and Xander Monson of Brock. In all, there are fifty-six people in the play. Forty-four of them are children!
The production will run November 30, December 1, 6-8 and 12-15. Curtain times are at 7:30pm except for Sundays which are 2pm matinees. Tickets are $17 for adults and only $10 for children under 12. For reservations, please call the Lofte box office at 402.234.2553.
Pictured on Attachment: Front row, Xander Monson and Samuel Gauthier. Back row, Mia Thomas, Gus Pope, Adeline Morgenson and Talon Flodman as the obnoxious Herdman clan!
8-31 NE vs. Wyoming - won
9-7 NE vs. Southern Miss - won
9-14 NE vs. UCLA - lost
9-21 NE vs. South Dakota State - won
10-5 NE vs. Illinois (Homecoming) - won
10-12 @Purdue - won
10-26 @Minnesota - lost
11-2 NE vs. Northwestern - won
11-9 @Michigan - won
11-16 NE vs. Michigan State - lost
11-23 @Penn State - won
11-29 NE vs. Iowa - lost
12-7 Big 10 Championship Game @Indianapolis
1-1 "Gator Bowl" vs. Georgia
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