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Heritage Park "Christmas in July" Kids Camp [PHOTOS]

Heritage Park “Christmas in July” Kids Camp [PHOTOS]

This year’s “Christmas in July” theme for Henderson Community Days got an early kickoff at the Heritage Park’s Kids Camp this past Wednesday afternoon. Seventeen kids learned how to make denim dolls, “Ned & Nettie” the old fashioned way with denim strips and strings. Afterwards they were served some traditional Christmas snacks of orange slices, […]

July 10, 2014 More
Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [July 10, 2014]

Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [July 10, 2014]

Coming Events July 9, 8:30 a.m., Herbicide Resistance Field Day, Fremont http://agronomy.unl.edu/weedresistmgt July 10, 8:30 a.m., Herbicide Resistance Field Day, Lincoln http://agronomy.unl.edu/weedresistmgt July 14, 7:00 p.m., Extension Board Meeting, Extension Office, York July 17, 2:00 p.m., Horticulture Judging Contest, 4-H Building, York July 26, 7:00 p.m., Air Rifle & Air Pistol Contest, Cornerstone Event Center, […]

July 9, 2014 More
HeartlandBeat and Henderson Chamber Say #HeyHende!

HeartlandBeat and Henderson Chamber Say #HeyHende!

Logo Designed by Abbie Friesen, Owner of Simpatico by Designs. HeyHende! Whether you live here or just should be living here, don’t miss out on what is happenin’ in our small community infused with rich culture, active leisure and a vast quality of life. Come join us in the ride as our community shows off […]

July 9, 2014 More
12 and Under Baseball and Softball Champions [PHOTOS]

12 and Under Baseball and Softball Champions [PHOTOS]

2014 South Central 12 and Under Boys League Champions Front Row: Devyn Bell, Reagan Weisheit, Trevor Goertzen, Matthew Onnen, and Jared Nunnekamp. Back row: Coach Scott Onnen, Cooper Regier, Zachery Dente, Bryce Allen, Morgan Maltsberger, Kaleb Senff, Cade Oswald, and Coach Matt Maltsberger. The team ended the season undefeated. Courtesy of Michelle Goertzen Henderson’s 12 […]

July 9, 2014 More
Photography Spotlight [July 9, 2014]

Photography Spotlight [July 9, 2014]

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July 9, 2014 More
Thank the Volunteers and Sponsors this Weekend

Thank the Volunteers and Sponsors this Weekend

With 25+ events taking place this weekend with Community Days, it is no surprise that it takes a whole crew of people to make this event happen. If you are one of the lucky people who is able to enjoy the weekend without having to sponsor or volunteer at any of the events, please take […]

July 9, 2014 More
10 Tips to an Enjoyable Community Days [SCHEDULE]

10 Tips to an Enjoyable Community Days [SCHEDULE]

With so many events happening this weekend during Henderson’s Community Days, there are several tips that you should know to make this weekend more enjoyable for you and your family. Pre-register for events to save time and frustration. It is easier for event coordinators and your own scheduling if you register for the events you […]

July 8, 2014 More
Faith For You - July 8-14

Faith For You – July 8-14

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

July 7, 2014 More
What's for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (July 7-13)

What’s for Lunch at Dutch Kitchen (July 7-13)

Here is this week’s (July 7-13) menu at Dutch Kitchen. Monday, July 7 Ham and Noodles Tuesday, July 8 Closed due to a funeral Wednesday, July 9 Meat Loaf Thursday, July 10 Verenika Friday, July 11 Sloppy Joe Sunday, July 13 Chicken and Verenika Buffet Call 402-723-5430 to order take out.

July 7, 2014 More
Bethel College Alumni Association to Host 21st Local Golf Tourney

Bethel College Alumni Association to Host 21st Local Golf Tourney

NORTH NEWTON, KAN.—The Bethel College Alumni Association will host its 21st annual Summer Thresher Golf Classic at Galaway Creek Golf Course, Henderson, Saturday morning, Aug. 2. Bethel College, located in North Newton, Kan., is a four-year liberal arts college affiliated with Mennonite Church USA. The 18-hole, four-person scramble for men and women promotes fellowship and supports the college through its Alumni Association. […]

July 3, 2014 More
Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [July 3, 2014]

Extension Update by Gary Zoubeck [July 3, 2014]

Cropping Update Crops are continuing to make progress recovering from the storms we had!  The rains have been very sporadic this season, but in the York area we receive over 2.0” this past week. For the months of May and June we’ve receive over 11” of precipitation. It did not all soak in, but the […]

July 3, 2014 More
New Mayor for Henderson [PHOTO]

New Mayor for Henderson [PHOTO]

On June 21, Henderson Mayor Ken Bergen passed away after serving in the position for 5 1/2 years. In a unique situation clarified in the city council minutes below, the previous recent resignation of the City Council President who was to be next in line for the mayor position led to a special meeting where […]

July 3, 2014 More
Photography Spotlight [July 2, 2014]

Photography Spotlight [July 2, 2014]

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July 2, 2014 More
Stay Cool during Christmas in July at Community Days

Stay Cool during Christmas in July at Community Days

Trim the tree, hang some lights, and find your favorite ugly sweater as we celebrate Christmas in July during  Henderson Community Days. You can find many ways to participate in the 25 events scheduled for this years community celebration taking place on July 11-13.  With such a large list of events, there are certain events that […]

July 1, 2014 More
Meet Our Newest Sponsor: Henderson Irrigation

Meet Our Newest Sponsor: Henderson Irrigation

We are excited to announce our newest sponsor, Henderson Irrigation. They are partnering with Heartland Beat to help deliver online news and more to the Henderson and Bradshaw area. Learn more about this company in the following article. It was always a desire of Jason Siebert to own his own business in the Henderson Community. […]

July 1, 2014 More