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Church enters construction phase
After eight months of fundraising, Peace Lutheran Church is ready to move into the construction phase of its expansion project.
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Former mayor moved Hastings forward
Former Hastings Mayor Bill Welton is being remembered as a kind, intelligent, consensus builder during a time when the city faced several challenges.
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Comedy kicks off theater season
Laughs abound in a comedy mixing marriage with career titled “ ‘Til Beth Do Us Part,” starting Friday at the Hastings Community Theatre, 515 S. Fourth Ave.
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College receives $1.7 million gift
Hastings College was recently the recipient of a $1.7 million gift from one of its alumni.
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Wildcats, Hawkettes start strong at STC invite
Three Tribland volleyball teams represented the area well Tuesday on the first night of the St. Cecilia invitational.
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Patriots take second at home invite
The Adams Central girls golf team hosted its first Adams Central invite at Southern Hills Golf Course on Tuesday.
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Wayne V. Nielsen
Wayne Vernon Nielsen, 89, of Central City died at St. Francis Medical Center on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, surrounded by his family. Graveside memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the Central City Cemetery with Military Rites conducted by American Legion Post Six. Following the graveside services, a wake will be held at the Lincoln Manor in Central City. Memorials are suggested to American Legion Post Six and can be sent to Solt Funeral Home, 1507 17th Street, Central City, NE 68826. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.soltfh.com
JoAnn D. Grabill
Hastings resident JoAnn Doris Grabill, 74, passed away Sunday, September 28, 2014, at the Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska. Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at Faith Lutheran Church in Hastings, Nebraska, with Pastor Paul Dunbar officiating. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Visitation is 1-8 p.m. Wednesday with family present from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the church. Memorials may be given to Faith Lutheran Church or Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Blue Hill, Nebraska. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
William R. 'Bill' Welton
Hastings resident William “Bill” Riley Welton, 75, passed away Sunday, September 28, 2014. Memorial Services are 11 a.m. Thursday at First Presbyterian Church in Hastings with Rev. Dr. William G. Nottage-Tacey officiating. Private family burial will be in Parkview Cemetery in Hastings, Nebraska. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to William R. Welton Physics Scholarship at Hastings College or Harvard Rest Haven where Bill received excellent care. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday with family present at the funeral home. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Blake Smith
Sutton resident Blake Smith, 30, died Monday, September 29, 2014, due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Rosary is 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sutton, NE. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the church with Father William Holoubek officiating. Interment will follow at Calvary Cemetery in Sutton, NE. Visitation is 1-4:30 p.m. Wednesday with the family present from 2:30-4:30 p.m., at Sutton Memorial Chapel in Sutton, NE. Memorials may be directed to the family to be designated at a later date. Condolences may be left at www.suttonmemorial.com
Robert G. Cochran
Former area resident Robert G. Cochran, 82, of Blythe, Calif., died Saturday, September 20, 2014, in Blythe, Cali. Services are 10 a.m. Saturday at Evergreen Cemetery in Superior with David Johnson officiating. Memorials may be given to the nearest Shriner Hospital. Megrue-Price Funeral Home in Superior is in charge of arrangements.
Fara J. Carpenter
Harvard resident Fara J. Carpenter, 90, passed away Sunday, September 28, 2014, at Harvard Rest Haven, Harvard, Nebraska. Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Lakeside Community Church of the Nazarene in Hastings with Pastor John Whitsett officiating. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery, Hastings. Visitation is 1-7 p.m. Wednesday with family present from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to service at the church. Memorials may be given to Lakeside Community Church of the Nazarene. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.
Leta I. Phelps
Hastings resident Leta I. Phelps, 95, died Sunday, September 28, 2014, at Perkins Pavilion-Good Samaritan Society-Hastings Village. Services are pending with Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Hastings.
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