Tuesday night, March 8, Bob Wilhelm, Roy Bretthorst, Wilbur
DeGolyer, and Bonnie Carlson cooked and served a corned beef and
cabbage meal in celebration of the anniversary of the American Legion's
creation. The Auxiliary provided dessert.
Bob Wilhelm, Bonnie Carlson, Wilbur DeGolyer
Continuous members of Legion Post #100 and its Auxiliary were
honored after the meal. President Lois Johnson and Secretary Bev
Wilhelm presented certificates to Alice Auer, 40 years, Birdean Young,
40 years, Therese Juilfs, 40 years, Shari LaFollette, 40 years, and
Lucille Niebuhr, 70 years. Also honored but not present:
Rosemary (Morrissey) Stubbendeck.
Alice Auer, Birdean Young, Therese Juilfs, Shari LaFollette,
President Lois Johnson, Lucille Niebuhr
Commander Ed Reed and Adjutant Bob Wilhelm presented
certificates to Roy Bretthorst, 45 years, Don Carey, 45 years, Bill
Formanack, 45 years, Jerry Hespen, 45 years, and Wayne Zeiger,
70 years. Also honored but not present: Mike Boehm, 50 years,
Ron Conradi, 45 years, Dan Crownover, 45 years, Victor Dierking,
40 years, Eldon Halm, 45 years, Wesley Hauschild, 40 years,
R.M. Hill, 50 years, Leo Horn, 40 years, Kenneth Lamb, 40 years,
Charles Pickering, 45 years, Dennis Royal, 45 years, Norman
Royal, 45 Years, Jerry Siefken, 45 years, Brad Sporhase, 45 years,
Jesse Sporhase, 65 years, Mark Weiler, 45 years, Allan Young, 45
years, Richard Ziegler, 45 years, and Don Venema, 60 years.
Roy Bretthorst, Don Carey, Commander Ed Reed, Bill Formanack,
Jerry Hespen, Wayne Zeiger
As always, if you see them, thank them for their service.
Did you know March 19 is "National Quilting Day"? In honor of this,
the Heritage Needlework Guild has donated the book "Paper Piecing
Perfect Points" by Debby Kratovil, to the Unadilla Community Library.
It is a beautifully illustrated book with great detailed instructions. If
interestest in quilting, we have this plus many more quilting books.
Stop in and check them out!
Get well wishes to Dennis Baker and continued wishes
for Bill Davis. Also, a speedy recovery to Pastor Sandy Denton.
Condolences to the Milan Brehm family on the loss of
Christie's mother, Dolores L. "Pat" Dickinson, who passed
away on 3-14-2016.
BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES
3-17 Ryder Lee Schmidt
3-18 Gordon Hopp, Darlene Isaacs
3-20 Milan & Christie Brehm
3-21 Scott Hitzemann, Halle Jo Goes, Harlee Jo Kastens
3-22 Milan Brehm, Scott & Jenn Hitzemann
NEWS FROM 100 YEARS AGO
Friday, 3-17-1916, The Otoe Union:
"The young men here are organizing a tennis club. They surveyed
the ground last Tuesday." (It would be on the Doyle lots near the
Depot.) There was a mass meeting in the Town Hall and a
"Dry Federation" was formed to prevent the sale of alcohol.
Peter Zellers purchased a team of mules from Walter Wilhelm.
A partition was installed in the Botsford building,
separating the creamery from the barber shop.
(Appropriate since the barber shop was called "The Sanitary
NEWS FROM OUR NEIGHBORS
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OTOE COUNTY MUSEUM OF MEMORIES
Opening Sunday, May 1, 2016
Many new displays & improvements
THE LOFTE THEATER 2016 SEASON
"The Spirit of Christmas" April 8 - 17
"Leading Ladies" June 3 - 12
"The Music Man" July 22 - August 7
"The Red Velvet Cake War" September 9 - 18
"Funny Money" October 15 - 30
"Twas the Night Before Christmas" December 3 - 18
OTOE COUNTY FAIR
JULY 28 - 31, 2016
HERITAGE NEEDLEWORK GUILD
OF NEBRASKA CITY, NE
2016 QUILT SHOW
September 16, 17, & 18
Bethel United Church, 2400 Central Avenue, (West End)
NEBRASKA FOOTBALL 2016
4-16 Spring/Red-White Game
9-3 Fresno State @NE
9-10 Wyoming @NE
9-17 Oregon @NE
9-24 Northwestern @Evanston
10-1 Illinois @NE
10-15 Indiana @Bloomington
10-22 Purdue @NE
10-29 Wisconsin @Madison
11-5 Ohio State @Columbus
11-12 Minnesota @NE
11-19 Maryland @NE
11-25 Iowa @Iowa City
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