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  • Elementary Student of the Month - October 2014

    Elementary Student of the Month – October 2014

    October Elementary Students of the Month ·      Kindergarten-Thiesen: Nevada Gloystein and Shepleigh Ohrt ·      Kindergarten-Peters: Veronica Dente & Alex Nun ·      1st Grade-Steever: George Friesen ·      1st Grade-Ratzlaff: Will Regier ·      2nd Grade-Goff: Madison Mason ·      3rd Grade-Crouch: Ben Janzen ·      4th Grade-Hiebner: Jake Regier ·      5th Grade-Maltsberger: Ella Friesen ·      6th Grade-Veerhusen: Kaelyn Buller From these students, Ella Friesen was selected to […]

    November 10, 2014 More
  • The Future – Will You Be One? [EDITORIAL]

    The Future – Will You Be One? [EDITORIAL]

    Editorial by Jim Mestl Twenty-four years ago, the Commercial Club (now known as Henderson Chamber of Commerce) voted to fund a plan for economic development called S.T.A.R.T. (Strategic Training and Resource Targeting). The 38 people involved were given the task to come up with the key issues facing Henderson and the future of the town. […]

    November 4, 2014 More
  • Heartland Beat Student of the Month - October 2014

    Heartland Beat Student of the Month – October 2014

    Junior Eve Vanderneck has been nominated as the Heartland Beat Student of the Month by Heartland English teacher Sarah Ostmeyer. “Eve is involved in multiple activities while maintaining a high GPA in class. She demonstrates leadership qualities and takes a stand for her peers,” said Ostmeyer. Vanderneck’s positive attitude is very evident when you talk […]

    November 3, 2014 More

Recent Articles

What's for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (November 26-30)

What’s for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (November 26-30)

Here is this week’s (November 26-30) menu at Dutch Kitchen. Wednesday, November 26 Ham Loaf Thursday, November 27 CLOSED Friday, November 28 CLOSED Sunday, November 30 CLOSED Call 402-723-5430 to order take out.

November 25, 2014 More
Faith For You - November 25-December 1

Faith For You – November 25-December 1

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

November 25, 2014 More
Heartland Jr. High Girls Basketball 2014 [PHOTO]

Heartland Jr. High Girls Basketball 2014 [PHOTO]

Back row: Coaches Erik Wetjen and Matt Maltzberger Second row: Grace Janzen, Rhianna Wilhelm, Odessa Ohrt, Kalea Wetjen, Allison Kroeker, and Timberly Carr Front row: Olivia Casper, Kate Bergen, Delaney Siebert, Shauna Spencer, and Katrina Hiebner Remaining schedule: Nov. 25: Heartland @ Shelby-Rising City (4:00 p.m.) Dec. 1: Heartland @ Sandy Creek (4:00 p.m.) Dec. […]

November 24, 2014 More
Country Gospel Concert [POSTER]

Country Gospel Concert [POSTER]

A country gospel concert will be held Sunday, November 30, at 3:00 p.m. at the Heartland Community School theater. The concert will be an inspirational family program featuring gospel and Christmas music. Many people are familiar with Tom Schroeder, owner of Danish Baker in Dannebrog, who sings and plays the guitar weekly on their pizza […]

November 21, 2014 More
See Santa During the Spirit of Christmas Dec. 2

See Santa During the Spirit of Christmas Dec. 2

Celebrate the Spirit of Christmas on Tuesday, December 2, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. on Main Street and around Henderson as various businesses roll out the red carpet for holiday shopping and open houses. Santa and Mrs. Clause will also be making an appearance that evening at City Hall from 5:00-7:00 p.m. and will have a special […]

November 20, 2014 More
Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [November 20, 2014]

Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [November 20, 2014]

Coming Events Nov. 18, 2014, Cornhusker Economics Outlook Meeting, 9:00 a.m., Central Community College, Columbus Nov. 19, 2014, Climate Resilient Agriculture: Tools and Resources for Agricultural Decisions, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Phelps County Ag Center in Holdrege Register by calling 308-995-4222, or by emailing Tyler Williams at tyler.williams@unl.edu Nov. 19-20, 2014, Midwest Corn Bean […]

November 20, 2014 More
Photography Spotlight [November 19, 2014]

Photography Spotlight [November 19, 2014]

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November 19, 2014 More
Heritage Christmas Tour & George Flippin Book Signing

Heritage Christmas Tour & George Flippin Book Signing

Henderson Heritage is excited to announce that a book signing will take place during the annual Christmas Tour Saturday, November 29. Kathy Nelson, author of the book, “More than Football: George Flippin’s Stromsburg Years”, will be at the Heritage Park Visitor’s Center from 4:00-7:00 p.m. signing her newly released book. This book is especially interesting […]

November 18, 2014 More
Faith For You - November 18-24

Faith For You – November 18-24

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

November 18, 2014 More
EMT Class Being Offered in Henderson

EMT Class Being Offered in Henderson

Henderson Fire and Rescue will be hosting a basic EMT class. There will be an organizational meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, November 18, at 7:00 p.m. at the Henderson Fire Station. This will be a registration and orientation. The class will begin this Thursday, November 20, and then continue on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00-10:00 p.m. and […]

November 17, 2014 More
What's for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (November 18-23)

What’s for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (November 18-23)

Here is this week’s (November 18-23) menu at Dutch Kitchen. Tuesday, November 18 Chicken Fried Steak Wednesday, November 19 Lasagna Thursday, November 20 Verenika Friday, November 21 Sloppy Joe Sunday, November 23 Chicken and Verenika Buffet Call 402-723-5430 to order take out.

November 17, 2014 More
Bethesda Mennonite Church to Present Handel's "Messiah"

Bethesda Mennonite Church to Present Handel’s “Messiah”

Mark your calendars to attend Bethesda Mennonite Church’s performance of Handel’s “Messiah” on December 21, 2014, at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature an 80 voice choir, the Nebraska Symphony Chamber Orchestra, and nationally acclaimed soloists. More information about the event and soloists can be found on the Bethesda Messiah Performance Facebook page.    

November 14, 2014 More
Football: Heartland Season Ends with Loss to BDS [PHOTOS] [STATS]

Football: Heartland Season Ends with Loss to BDS [PHOTOS] [STATS]

Although it ended sooner than they had hoped, it was definitely a commendable 2014 season for the Heartland Huskie Football Team. The team had an undefeated regular season and made it through to the third round of the Nebraska State Football Playoffs. Heading into the playoff game against Bruning-Davenport/Shickley, the Huskies held a 10-0 record. […]

November 13, 2014 More
Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [November 13, 2014]

Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [November 13, 2014]

Coming Events Nov. 17, 2014, York Extension Board Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Extension Office, York Nov. 17, 2014, Cornhusker Economics Outlook Meeting, 9:00 a.m., 4-H Building, Beatrice Nov. 18, 2014, Cornhusker Economics Outlook Meeting, 9:00 a.m., Central Community College, Columbus Nov. 19-20, 2014, Midwest Corn Bean Expo, Lancaster Event Center, Lincoln Nov. 21, 2014, York County […]

November 12, 2014 More