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  • Double OT win Double OT win After missing an extra point in the fourth quarter, Philip Pedroza redeemed himself with the winning touchdown...
  • Fire safety Fire safety Kindergartners got to spray water like a firefighter Friday afternoon during a visit to the Lincoln Park Fire Station...
  • Tigers cap off year Tigers cap off year It was an emotional and joyful end to a season for the Hastings Tigers at the Nebraska State cross country meet in Kearney Friday...
  • Class D boys successful Class D boys successful KEARNEY — There were no medals or team trophies awarded to any of the Tribland's competitors in the Class D boys portion of the state cross country meet on Friday...
  • Conant places fourt at meet Conant places fourt at meet KEARNEY — It has been an impressive year for Adams Central freshman Sophia Conant, and that trend continued at the Class C state cross country meet...
  • Patriots, Whippets battle heat, competion Patriots, Whippets battle heat, competion KEARNEY — The state cross country meet is always challenging for its competitors. The course is difficult. The competition is fierce. And on Friday, the heat was, for some, unbearable...
  • DT duo DT duo KEARNEY — After a long year of practices that included workouts in the testing altitude of the Rocky Mountains, hours of injury rehabilitation and just plain hard work, Doniphan-Trumbull girls Madi Quist and Lexi Hoffman...
 

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Kindergartners tour Lincoln Park station
Kindergartners got to spray water like a firefighter Friday afternoon during a visit to the Lincoln Park Fire Station.
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Hastings Red Cross office may close
In an effort to address "significant financial challenges during the next three years," the American Red Cross is reducing its number of community chapters across the nation from 495 to 300, the nonprofit announced in a recent letter sent to volunteers by CEO Gail McGovern.
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Ninth Street topic at council forum
The Hastings City Council Ward 4 race is one of experience versus a voice for the little guy, one candidate said.
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Tigers beat Lexington in double OT
After missing an extra point in the fourth quarter, Philip Pedroza redeemed himself with the winning touchdown in double overtime. Jeff Keele sealed the deal with a fumble recovery, as Hastings High edged Lexington 26-20 in double overtime.
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Conant places fourth at state
KEARNEY — It has been an impressive year for Adams Central freshman Sophia Conant, and that trend continued at the Class C state cross country meet at the Kearney Country Club.
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Patriots, Whippets battle heat, competition
KEARNEY — The state cross country meet is always challenging for its competitors. The course is difficult. The competition is fierce. And on Friday, the heat was, for some, unbearable.
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D-T duo accomplishes goals
KEARNEY — After a long year of practices that included workouts in the testing altitude of the Rocky Mountains, hours of injury rehabilitation and just plain hard work, Doniphan-Trumbull girls Madi Quist and Lexi Hoffman were more than prepared for their big moment at the Class D girls state cross country meet on Friday.
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Class D boys successful in pursuit
KEARNEY — There were no medals or team trophies awarded to any of the Tribland's competitors in the Class D boys portion of the state cross country meet on Friday, but success was found in overcoming the challenges of both Kearney Country Club's undulating course and the unseasonably warm late-October weather.
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Tiger pair caps off year on high note
It was an emotional and joyful end to a season for the Hastings Tigers at the Nebraska State cross country meet in Kearney Friday.
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Bluehawks steal senior night with 58-0 win
FAIRFIELD — The St. Cecilia football team (8-1) traveled to Fairfield to knock off Sandy Creek (3-6) on senior night with a 58-0 win. The Bluehawks relied on a consistent running attack and a fundamentally sound defense to win their final regular season game.
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Patriots out manned by Bison
Despite the 3-6 record, Adams Central football coach Shawn Mulligan saw his team be competitive in almost every game in this first year with the Patriots.
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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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