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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.

Gladys Hasemann - December 21, 2011

Gladys A. Hasemann, age 85 of Scribner, died Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, at the Fremont Area Medical Center
Survivors include her husband Fred of Scribner; children Lisa and husband John Stockamp of Scribner, Keith and wife Connie Hasemann of Scribner, Carroll and wife Mary Hasemann of Scribner, Kevin and wife Diane Hasemann of Scribner, Kenneth and wife Sandy Hasemann of North Bend; 20 grandchildren: Mike Hasemann, Dan Hasemann, Shawn Hasemann, Shane Hasemann, Shannon Hasemann, Craig Hasemann, Mark Stockamp, Taylor Stockamp, Brant Stockamp, Angie Hasemann, Julie Wilson, Charla Ruwe, Cindy Slykhuis, Kelly Mills, Melinda Purvis, Laura Hasemann, Kristy Osborn, Teri Kreifels, Lacey Hasemann and Cara Stockamp; 23 great-grandchildren; sister Norma Jean and husband LeRoy Marquardt of California.
The funeral was Saturday, Dec. 17, 2011, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church north of Hooper. The Rev. Judy Johnson officiated. Burial was in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery. Memorials will be determined at a later date.
Ludvigsen’s Scribner Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

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