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Every Friday through Lent

The O'Neill Knights of Columbus will be holding a Fish Fry on Friday evenings. Starting at 5:30 and serving till 7:30 at the KC Hall in West O'Neill.  Adults $8 Kids $5 and kids 5 and under eat free.  Come enjoy a great meal every Friday night during lent.


The Norfolk Archery Club will host the state 300 round archery tournament on Saturday, February 28th and Sunday, March 1st.  Start times for the tournament are noon, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Saturday and start times on Sunday will be announced.  The clubs indoor range is located in the basement of Midtown Health Center, on the southwest side of the building at 3rd & Phillip Streets.  For more information call Marv Gibson 402-379-1041, Randy Latimer 402-329-4500 or Julie Filipi 402-316-8259


Birthday open house for Caroline Jaeke's 90th Birthday from 2-4 p.m. at the Legion Hall in Clearwater.

The Atkinson American Legion Riders will be having a Soup Supper following the Gun Show on Saturday, February 28th.  Serving will be from 5 to 8 p.m. for a free will offering at the Atkinson American Legion Club.


The Atkinson/Stuart Food Pantry will be open Monday, March 2nd in Atkinson from 2-5 p.m. at the West Holt Health Ministries building.  In Stuart at the Stuart Community Church from 3-4:30 p.m.  If you are unable to make it at that time please call 402-340-2273 to make arrangements.  Please remember to bring back your bags for distribution. 

The Spencer American Legion, Sons of the Legion and Auxiliary will meet on Monday, March 2nd at 7 p.m. This will be a pot-luck supper, with meetings to follow.  All members are invited to attend.


On Tuesday, March 3rd at 6:30 p.m. will be the West Holt Public Schools Kindergarten Round Up at the West Holt Public School.  For more information contact the school at 402-925-2848


There will be an American Red Cross Bloodmobile on Wednesday, March 4 at the Ewing High School at 416 North Spruce Street in Ewing.  It will run from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.  To learn more about donating blood and to schedule an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit or call 1-800-RED CROSS

Sharon Spencer will not be in the Avera Medical Clinic in Chambers on March 4.

There will be an Eagles meeting Wednesday, March 4th at 7:30 p.m. at the Aerie.


There will be an open meeting for the Golden Township Meeting on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the home of Gloria Montgomery, located at 85905 510th Ave.  This meeting is open to all Golden Township residents including the north side of the North Street in Ewing.  New board members are needed to attend for particular input. Please plan on attending.


The Neligh American Legion Post 172 Fish Fry will be held Friday, March 6th from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Legion Club, 115 W 3rd Street, Neligh.  To go orders are available.  Menu: Fish, Cheesy Hashbrowns, Beans, Dinner rolls, Dessert **Grilled Cheese Available**  Cost is adults $8 children under 10 are $4.


The Clearwater Methodist Church is having a soup/sandwich supper on Sunday, March 8th, at the Legion Hall in Clearwater from 11:30 a.m. - 7 p.m. free will donation.


There will be an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Monday, March 9  at the Wheeler Central High School in Bartlett.  It will run from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. To learn more about donating blood and to schedule an appointment, download the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit or call 1-800-RED CROSS


The Atkinson Public Library's Annual Art Show, featuring work done by area kindergarten through 8th grade students, will be on display at the library through March 23rd.  Stop and view the local talent.


The Atkinson Public Library Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. followed by the Atkinson Friends Annual Membership meeting at 7 p.m. at the library meeting room.  All members are encouraged to attend.

Atkinson Head Start 2015/2016 School Year

The Atkinson Head Start Center is taking applications for the 2015/2016 school year.  Clients must bring copy of income verification documents (most current income tax form, or a year's worth of paycheck stubs etc.) to attach to the completed application form.
Children must be 3-4 years old to be eligible.  Children with disabilities are also encouraged to apply.  It is not necessary for children to be present for the application process.
Your cooperation in coming to the Head Start Center to put in your application will be appreciated.  For more information call the Head Start Staff at 402-925-2058 or stop in at 406 East 2nd Street Monday through Thursday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Head Start is a comprehensive child development program sponsored by Central Nebraska Community Services, Loup City, NE.
Call KBRX at (402) 336-1612