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Mitt Romney to join Sasse at rally in Hastings
Choosing to cap his “93 Counties in 93 Days” tour in grand fashion, U.S. senate candidate Ben Sasse will be joined by 2012 Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney at a 6:30 p.m. rally Monday at Hastings City Auditorium, 400 N. Hastings Ave.
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Kensington resident sings national anthem at tournament
ROSELAND — Kenesaw native Betty Schirmer has always been particularly bothered when celebrities and others mess up the words while singing the national anthem.
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HPS board candidates answer questions at forum
Security and addressing the district’s financial challenges were just a few of the topics tackled by candidates for the Hastings Board of Education during a forum Thursday.
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Championship match a nailbiter
ROSELAND — With the season drawing to an end, the Silver Lake volleyball team made its temporary change in home courts. The Mustangs moved from playing in the gym at Bladen to Roseland on Thursday for the Silver Lake invite.
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Tigers fall in three sets
The Hastings High volleyball team had every reason to be emotionally amped up for its home contest with Norfolk on Thursday night.
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Giltner ends regular season on high note
GILTNER — Members of the Giltner Hornets football team will be pleased when they look at the game film of their 56-18 win over the Lawrence-Nelson Raiders Thursday night to conclude the regular season.
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Marvin L. Uden
Hastings resident Marvin L. Uden, 69, passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, Nebraska. Services are 2:30 p.m. Friday at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with Rev. Dr. Lee R. Wigert officiating. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery, Hastings. Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Thursday with family present from 5-7 p.m. and one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Betty A. Wenske
Former rural Edgar resident Betty Alice Wenske, 87, passed away Monday, October 20, 2014, at Brookestone Acres in Columbus, NE. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church in Clay Center with Rev. Del Klover officiating. Interment will follow at the Clay Center Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Friday with the family present from 4-6 p.m. at McLaughlin Funeral Home in Clay Center, NE. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to Zion Lutheran Church in Clay Center, NE, or to the donor’s choice. Condolences may be left at www.mclaughlinchapel.com
Timothy D. Calhoun
Hastings resident Timothy D. Calhoun, 72, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014, at Bryan Medical Center East in Lincoln, Nebraska. Friends and family are invited to graveside services at 11 a.m. Friday at Parkview Cemetery in Hastings, Nebraska, with Rev. Adam Sughroue officiating. In honoring his wishes to be cremated, there is no viewing or visitation. DeWitt Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Hastings is handling arrangements. Condolences can be left at www.dewittfuneral.com
Edward J. 'Ed' Lacy
Hastings resident, Ret. 1st Sgt./Drill Sgt. Edward “Ed” James Lacy, 82, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, Nebraska. Services are pending with Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Hastings.
Mary Batterman
Hastings resident Mary Batterman, 82, passed away Thursday, Ocotber 22, 2014, at Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital, Hastings. Services are pending with the Apfel Funeral Home, Hastings.
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