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S&W Welding still going strong after 30 years
Manufacturing Boot Camp’s goal is to find, train employees
Klitz: Trip to Korean War Memorial ‘super,’ but reception at Omaha made it special
Crowning moment
Always at your side
S&W Welding still going strong after 30 years Wes Schulzkump, left, and Hal Wagner stand beside one of the staples of their S&W Welding business, the Blow Hard Bunk Cleaner. Right at 50 of them are sold each year. The West Point business is marking its 30th year. See more here: S&W
Manufacturing Boot Camp’s goal is to find, train employees Clarence Schmitt had a passion for helping others succeed in school and business. And his desire to help others better their lives  by furthering their education lives on after his death in 2012.
Schmitt’s son, John, helped introduce the Manufacturing Boot Camp last week at a meeting Thursday night at the Nielsen Community Center, West Point, where the classes will meet.
Klitz: Trip to Korean War Memorial ‘super,’ but reception at Omaha made it special Francis Klitz had been to the Korean War Memorial a few years ago while visiting relatives on the East Coast.
He wasn’t going to pass up a second chance, especially when it meant traveling with a few hundred other veterans of that war.
Crowning moment In a program showered with tradition, Guardian Angels Central Catholic elevated to a level never before reached as they captured the Class C-2 state speech title.
The championship, which was captured Friday at the University of Nebraska-Kearney, marks GACC’s first-ever state title in speech.
Always at your side Tradition runs deep for the West Point-Beemer wrestling program. The backbone of that tradition is consistency.
And it’s guys like Jason Redmond who provide that rock-solid foundation thanks to a ton of hard work and dedication.

Betty Nelson - March 02, 2011

Betty J. Nelson of Riverton, Wyo., died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at Riverton Memorial Hospital. She was 59. Funeral services were Friday, Feb. 25, 2011, at the First Baptist Church of Riverton. The Rev. Rex Whitman officiated. Cremation followed.
Survivors include her husband, Larry William Nelson of Riverton; three sons, Gregory John “Greg” and Christine Nelson of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, Matthew Eric “Matt” and Sabrina Nelson of Owasso, Okla., and Joseph William “Joe” and Diane Nelson of Wheatland; a daughter, Sarah Jean (Nelson) N’Tula of Casper; six grandchildren; her mother, Maggie Seeman; brothers, Brad, Merle, Jim, Martin, Glenn, Raymond, Tom, Don, and Ken Seeman; and a sister, Margie Peplinski.
Memorials may be made to the Riverton Abbas House, in care of the Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.
Davis Funeral Home of Riverton was in charge of arrangements.

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