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  • Henderson Health Care Continues to be Progressive [EDITORIAL]

    Henderson Health Care Continues to be Progressive [EDITORIAL]

    It has been nearly two years since my last editorial for Heartland Beat. I am overwhelmed by the changes and progression we have made as an organization. Two years ago, we were in the beginning phases of our strategic planning for Henderson Health Care. As part of that process, the staff, administration, and Board of […]

    October 1, 2014 More
  • Heartland Beat Student of the Month - September 2014

    Heartland Beat Student of the Month – September 2014

    Sophomore Bailey Ulmer has been nominated as the September Heartland Beat Student of the Month. “I nominated Bailey because she is always willing to help out wherever needed,” said Heartland FFA advisor Stephanie Miller. Ulmer has taken on a leadership role in FFA this year serving as secretary as well as assisting with many FFA […]

    September 30, 2014 More
  • Teacher of the Month - August 2014

    Teacher of the Month – August 2014

    For as long as she can recall, Kim Hiebner has been teaching. While her first students may have been dolls in her basement schoolroom as a young girl, teaching has always been her passion. To make her teaching career official, Kim attended Morningside College in Iowa where she received a degree in Elementary Education. Her […]

    September 11, 2014 More

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Photography Spotlight [October 1, 2014]

Photography Spotlight [October 1, 2014]

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October 1, 2014 More
Football: Heartland Sweeps the High Plains Storm [PHOTOS] [STATS]

Football: Heartland Sweeps the High Plains Storm [PHOTOS] [STATS]

The Huskie Football Team was victorious again on Friday night sweeping the High Plains Storm 82-36. By the half, Heartland had put up 62 points to High Plains’ 30. This win continues an undefeated 4-0 record of the Huskies. On Friday, Heartland will play away against Humphrey-Lindsey Holy Family. Statistics:  Offense for Heartland – Rushing […]

September 30, 2014 More
Henderson Daycare Survey

Henderson Daycare Survey

In and effort to gauge the needs for a daycare center in Henderson, the Henderson Chamber of Commerce is conducting this study to learn the needs of residents of Henderson and the surrounding area as well as those working in Henderson but living in other communities. Please help by taking the survey here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ioLcMHhGd8q3TgTngYtklWa7h1gZXRgfzz9_mcFthtY/viewform?c=0&w=1  

September 30, 2014 More
What's for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (September 30 - October 5)

What’s for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (September 30 – October 5)

Here is this week’s (September 30 – October 5) menu at Dutch Kitchen. Tuesday, September 30 Meat Loaf Wednesday, October 1 Hamburger Steak Thursday, October 2 Verenika Friday, October 3 Pulled Pork Call 402-723-5430 to order take out.

September 30, 2014 More
Faith For You - September 30-October 6

Faith For You – September 30-October 6

Find out what’s going on this week at the following churches: Bethesda Mennonite Church Community Bible Church of Lushton Countryside Bible Church Crossroads Bible Fellowship Faith Evangelical Bible Church Henderson Mennonite Brethren Church

September 29, 2014 More
Volleyball: Heartland Quickly Defeated Harvard [STATS] [PHOTOS]

Volleyball: Heartland Quickly Defeated Harvard [STATS] [PHOTOS]

It was a quick game for Heartland at home last Thursday as they defeated the Harvard Cardinals. By the last set, the Huskies only allowed the Cardinals to score six points. Over the weekend, the girls played in the Southern Invitational. Heartland vs. Harvard (25-20, 25-10, 25-6) Ace serves: R. Larson 3, C. Dick 3, M. […]

September 29, 2014 More
Football: Heartland vs. High Plains 7:00 PM [LIVE STREAM]

Football: Heartland vs. High Plains 7:00 PM [LIVE STREAM]

Catch the undefeated Heartland Huskie Football Team live in action tonight against the High Plains Storm at 7:00 p.m. Sponsored by Henderson State Bank

September 26, 2014 More
Common Cause Nebraska Presents "By the People" Awards

Common Cause Nebraska Presents “By the People” Awards

Common Cause Nebraska is pleased to announce the “By the People” Awards, a ceremony to honor Nebraskans who did the hard work of engaging with their community and their government. This year’s recipients are fantastic examples of what can be accomplished when real people strive to make a difference. Adam Morfeld & Nebraskans for Civic […]

September 26, 2014 More
Pumpkin Patch in Henderson Opening this Weekend

Pumpkin Patch in Henderson Opening this Weekend

The van den Berg Pumpkin Patch will be opening this weekend, September 27 and 28, and will be open the next three Saturdays and Sundays. Opening date is Saturday, September 27, from 1:00-4:00 p.m. and the closing date is Sunday, October 19, from 1:00-4:00 p.m.   There are gigantic-I don’t-know-how-we’ll-get-them-out-of-the-garden pumpkins, medium and small pumpkins, white pumpkins, blue-green pumpkins, variegated […]

September 26, 2014 More
Volleyball: Heartland vs. Harvard 7:00 PM [LIVE STREAM]

Volleyball: Heartland vs. Harvard 7:00 PM [LIVE STREAM]

Tune in tonight to watch the Heartland Huskie Volleyball Team as they host the Harvard Cardinals. Varsity action is set to begin at approximately 7:00 p.m. Sponsored by Henderson State Bank

September 25, 2014 More
Volleyball: Huskies Lose to Hawks [STATS]

Volleyball: Huskies Lose to Hawks [STATS]

They were up against a tough opponent as the Heartland Huskies took on the Hampton Hawks away on Tuesday. In three sets, the Hawks, who hold a 13-1 record, defeated Heartland, who now have a 5-3 record. Today, the Huskies will host Harvard at home. Heartland vs. Hampton (15-25, 17-25, 21-25) Ace serves: M. Friesen 1 […]

September 25, 2014 More
Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [September 25, 2014]

Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [September 25, 2014]

Coming Events September 21-27, National Farm Safety Week September 23, 25, 30, & 10/2, 7:00 p.m.–9:30 p.m., Hunter Education Classes, 4-H Building, York; for information call Dan Barrett 402-366-4380 September 25, 3:30 p.m. Heurmann Lecture “Understanding and Assessing Climate Change: Implications for Nebraska”, Innovation Campus, Lincoln, http://heuermannlectures.unl.edu Cropping Update We’ve had a week of drying weather […]

September 24, 2014 More
Photography Spotlight [September 24, 2014]

Photography Spotlight [September 24, 2014]

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September 24, 2014 More
Hundreds Attend Heritage Day 2014 [PHOTOS]

Hundreds Attend Heritage Day 2014 [PHOTOS]

Heritage Day 2014 was a success this year despite the wet conditions. An estimated 450 people attended this annual event Saturday, September 13, at the Henderson Mennonite Heritage Park.  Photos courtesy of Debbie Rowe

September 24, 2014 More