Thursday, April 17, 2014

West Point News

Featured Articles

image image image image image
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.

Caroline Lipanot - May 01, 2013

Funeral services for Caroline H. Lipanot, 88, of Clintonville, Wis., were Saturday, April 27, 2013, at St. Martin Lutheran Church in Clintonville with Rev. Daniel Burns officiating. Entombment took place at Memory Gardens Cemetery & Masoleums in Arlington Heights, Ill. on Monday, April 29, 2013.
Caroline entered eternal rest with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday afternoon, April 24, 2013 at the Shawano Medical Center following a brief illness.
Survivors include son Theodore (Rebecca) Lipanot, Clintonville; daughter Carol (Donald) Guther, Arlington Heights, Ill.; grandchildren Timothy (Abby) Lipanot, Golden Valley, Minn.; David (fiance Kerry Kurt) Lipanot, Minneapolis, Minn.; Benjamin Lipanot, Madison; Nicole (Scott) Guther-Rogowski, Arlington Heights; and Steven Guther, Arlington Heights; great-granddaughter Graciella Rogowski, Arlington Heights; sister-in-law Norma Malchow, Wisner and many loving nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, and great-grand nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to St. Martin Lutheran Church or School, LWML, or Lutheran Hour Ministries.

Local Weather

Click for West Point, Nebraska Forecast