There will be a benefit for Dan Wagner, who suffered a stroke, on Saturday, October 26 from 4:00-9:00 p.m. at the ZCBJ Hall in Verdigre. Soup, sandwiches and desserts will be served along with entertainment by Leroy Hollmann and Friends. There will be a silent auction, raffle drawings and a gun raffle. Raffle tickets are available at the Verdigre Eagle and other Verdigre Businesses.
There will be an informational town hall meeting on Monday, Oct 28th at 6:30pm at the Walter Larsen Senior Center. Several communities that utilize LB840 will present and answer questions regarding how the program has helped their communities. LB 840 authorizes incorporated cities and villages to collect and appropriate local tax dollars—including sales and/or property tax, if approved by the local voters—for economic development purposes.
The maintenance shed in Greenwood cemetery is too small for all of the equipment. A lean-to addition is going to be added to the building. If you would like to make donations, you may mail a donation to VFW Post 1151 PO Box 358 or American Legion Post 74 PO Box 474.
St. Ludger Parish will host their annual Oktoberfest on Sunday, October 20th from 11am-1pm. Serving Roast beef, Mashed Potatoes and gravy, Green Beans, Dinner roll, Salad bar and dessert bar. There will also be a silent auction and raffle. Carry outs are available by calling 402.358.3443.
The veterans of Creighton VFW Post 1151 will hold a chicken feed on Monday, October 14th from 5-7 p.m. The event is a free will donation event. There will also be a jar to accept donations for the new addition to the maintenance shed at Greenwood cemetery which holds the flagpoles for Memorial Day.
St. Andrew's Catholic Church in Bloomfield, NE invites you to their annual fall Dinner on Sunday Oct. 13th from 11:15am to 1:15pm. The dinner will be held in the church basement (handicap accessible) Serving a meal of Chicken Cordon Bleu or Ham. All the extra goodies too including a variety of homemade desserts. Grand Raffle tickets will be available to purchase as well with a chance to win a variety of prizes including cash prizes.
There will be a Fall Harvest Craft & Vendor Show on Saturday Oct 12 from 9a.m. to 3p.m. at St Paul’s Parish, 203 Park Ave, Plainview Ne. Join them for a day of Shopping and eating. There will be 20+ Crafters & Vendors along with a Food Stand. Homemade Cinnamon Rolls will also be available for purchase. Drawings for prizes will be held. Admission is free.
The Pope John Paul Prayer Group of St. Ludger Parish is sponsoring a Public Square Rosary Crusade for our nation on Saturday, October 12 at 12:00 noon in front of Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton. Please come and join them in praying for our nation. You may contact Jeanette Wewel for more information at 402-358-5310.
Christ Lutheran, Bazile Mills will be having their annual Sauerbraten (marinated roast beef) and Ham Dinner on Sunday, October 6th in the church basement. Sauerbraten, ham, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, salad bar, dessert bar, and drinks will be served. There will also be craft and bake sale tables. Serving is from 4-8 pm.
Mass of Christian Burial for Paul Dartman, age 80, of Creighton, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 3, at St. Ludger Catholic Church in Creighton. Reverend Jeremy Hans will be Celebrant, with burial in St. Ludger Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Creighton, with a 6:00 p.m. Wake Service.
Creighton Area Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring a ladies night out on Wednesday, October 2nd from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. in downtown Creighton. Come and shop extended hours and sales at downtown businesses along with 11 vendors located at the VFW Club. There will be food specials at 59 Express, C Mart and Subway along with a food truck.
Give Cancer the Boot at the Knox County Relay for Life, Sunday, September 22, 2019 from 2 to 6 PM at the Crofton City Auditorium, Crofton, NE. There will be a Survivor Recognition, Food, Bingo, Live Auction, Bouncy Houses and games for the young and young at heart!
On Friday Sept. 20th from 5-7 p.m. come to the Zion Lutheran Church and enjoy a bowl of soup, sandwich and dessert before going to cheer on the Bulldog football team. The cost is $8.00 for adults and children 5 and under $3.00. Carry-outs will be available through the basement door on the east side of the building. Hope to see you.
Funeral services for Donald G. "Don" McElhose, age 77, of Verdigre, Nebraska will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 13, at United Methodist Church in Verdigre. Reverend Lynde Linde will officiate, with burial in Riverside Cemetery in Verdigre.
Visitation will be Thursday from 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Brockhaus Funeral Home in Verdigre.