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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.

Joseph Wisnieski - March 09, 2011

Joseph B. Wisnieski, 75, of Dodge, died Saturday, March 5, 2001 at Nye Legacy Health Center in Fremont. A funeral service was Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at St. Wenceslaus Catholic Church in Dodge. Burial was at St. Wenceslaus Cemetery. Military honors were by the American Legion Post 122.
Memorials may be made to American Legion Baseball.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ida of Dodge; ten children, Stephen of Dodge, Mary and Kevin Janata of Howells, Peggy and Bill Allen of Gainesville, Fla., Alice and Ken Ritzdorf of Elkhorn, Joe and Beth Wisnieski of Dodge, Janice and Jeff Bart of Aurora, Sue and Ron Schommer of Uehling, Dan and Brenda Wisnieski of Dodge, Matt and Chris Wisnieski of Lincoln, and Mike and Brandy Wisnieski of Gretna; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; mother, Philomena Wisnieski; brother, Gerald and Marsha Wisnieski, and sister, Mary and Dick Tingelhoff.
Stokely Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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