Saturday May 11
The Papillion Times
Matching-fund grants boost smal town libraries
Seven public libraries received a helping hand recently, thanks to the generosity of a lifelong educator, the late Shirley Kreutz Bennett of Lincoln.
NECC Diplomas to be Awarded Saturday
The 40th Commencement of Northeast Community College will take place on Saturday, May 11, at 10 a.m. in the Cox Activities Center on the Norfolk campus.
Seven Small Nebraska Libraries Receive Improvement Grants
Libraries in Albion, Hildreth, Mitchell, Osmond, Valley, Walthill and Wausa were awarded grants from the Kreutz Bennett Donor-Advised Fund, through the Nebraska Community Fund.
Custer County Chief
CC Sheriff Osmond honored
Custer County Sheriff Dan Osmond has been recognized by his peers for a job well done.
La Vista Sun
World-Herald editorial: Sound investments
As state lawmakers turn to discussions of the needs of urban and rural schools, it's a good time to note just a few of the impressive ways that rural communities across Nebraska are using hometown philanthropic investments to strengthen themselves: >> Laurel, a community of 964 in northeast Nebraska, now has more than $400,000 in endowments for ... (more)