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Workforce coordinator available for unemployed veterans - Lexington Clipper Herald
The Gosper County Veterans Service Office will be open on June 30, July 7, July 20 and July 23 from 9:00-12:00 and 1:00-3:00 or other times by appointment. Please note the change in dates for the month of July. If you need assistance or have ...
Nebraska acreage report - Lexington Clipper Herald
LINCOLN, NE, June 30, 2015 – Nebraska corn growers planted 9.3 million acres, unchanged from last year, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Biotechnology varieties were used on 96 percent of the area planted, unchanged ...
Lex Dirt Devils are league champions - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. – The Lexington Dirt Devils won the South Central Nebraska Baseball Championships Monday night with a solid performance against McCook, 3-1. Jake Leger pitched a complete game, with 12 strike outs. The 18 team tournament began on June 24.
Glenn J. Bremer - Lexington Clipper Herald
Glenn J. Bremer, age 98, of Nebraska City, died June 22, 2015 at The Ambassador in Nebraska City. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, June 26 at Bethel United Church of Christ, 2400 Central Ave., in Nebraska City, with The Rev. William Switzer ...
Odessa Jensen - Lexington Clipper Herald
Odessa Jensen, 92, of Lexington, died Saturday, June 27, 2015, at Plum Creek Healthcare Community in Lexington. Funeral Services will be Thursday, July 2, 2015, at 10:30 a.m. at First United Methodist Church in Lexington with The Rev. Dyton Owen officiating.
Around Town - Lexington Clipper Herald
The AroundTown section of the Clipper-Herald is to notify the public of upcoming events and to publicize pertinent information from individuals, groups or organizations that are not for profit. Miller Dances: All Dances start at 7 p.m. Bring finger food ...
Upholding of execution drug noticed in Nebraska - Lexington Clipper Herald
LINCOLN — Monday’s ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court opens up another option for Nebraska if voters revive the state’s death penalty. But an authority on lethal injection said the state shouldn’t bother because it’s possible the supply of ...
Nebraska hog inventory up 7 percent - Lexington Clipper Herald
Nebraska inventory of all hogs and pigs on June 1 was 3.2 million head, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service. This was up 7 percent from June 1, 2014, and up 3 percent from March 1, 2015. Also, hog ...
Nebraska corn, soybean acres down - Lexington Clipper Herald
Nebraska farmers are growing less corn and soybeans this year, according to a report released on Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service. The USDA reported that Nebraska corn growers planted 9.3 million ...
Farms find hands tied - Lexington Clipper Herald
With his cucumbers and melons ripening quickly, and the majority of his harvest workers stuck in Mexico, produce grower Greg Heldt of Ashland is running some mental calculations on how to save as much of his crop as possible. If the U.S. State Department ...
Summer of superheroes continues at Lex library - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. – Look in the sky! Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it was Superman, Spiderman, and Batman at the Lexington Public Library on Saturday, June 27. The heroes were on hand as part of the summer reading program’s theme, “Every Hero Has a ...
Senator seeks our input on how to grow the rural parts of the state - Lexington Clipper Herald
In May I introduced Legislative Resolution 308 in the Nebraska Legislature. The legislative resolution established a study to examine issues regarding the growth of Nebraska’s rural economy in order to determine what actions can be taken to spur ...
All-Star game set for Lexington - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. - The South Central Baseball League All-Star game is set for July 1 at 7 p.m. at the Lexington Optimist complex. Representing the host city will be Logan Callahan and Jake Leger of the Lexington Grey (Dirt Devils) team, and from the ...
Demolition of Rialto Theater begins in Cozad - Lexington Clipper Herald
COZAD, Neb. - The City of Cozad took a big step Monday toward addressing what had become a blight on the community’s downtown by beginning demolition of the Rialto Theater. Built in the 1920s, the Rialto was a staple of the community for decades but by ...
S-E-M grad making his own way as a bull rider and farrier - Lexington Clipper Herald
SUMNER — Zach Burden isn’t easily discouraged when it comes to riding bulls, even when all he goes home with are bumps, bruises and breaks. When asked about getting hurt, Burden said, “Oh, you know, knocked out a couple of times, a couple of broken ...