Bridgette Cunard and RC Kelley of Tekamah announce the birth of their son, Blaze Gene Kelley, born Nov 22, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System in Blair. He weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces and was 19 inches long.

Melissa Medlin and David Porter of Blair announce the birth of their son, Jaxson David Porter, born Nov 2, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System in Blair. He weighed 7 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

Nathan and Julia Vogel of Blair announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Rose Vogel, born Oct. 16, 2019, at Methodist Women's Hospital in Omaha. She weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces and was 20.5 inches long.

Ian and Keri (Sonderup) Reiss of Omaha announce the birth of their son, Matthew James Reiss, born Aug. 12, 2019, at Methodist Women's Hospital in Omaha. He weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 21.5 inches long.

Bob and Donna DeMeulmeester, formerly of Blair, will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 31, 2019. Bob served 10 years in the US Navy and retired as a shift supervisor from the Fort Calhoun Station after 35 years of service. Donna was a housewife and also was in sales for m…

Lonnie and Jackie Mahr of Blair were married Oct. 18, 1969, at Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Omaha. They are celebrating their 50th anniversary with a trip to Israel and a 50/70 party with family and friends on Nov. 3.

Bill Plugge will celebrate is 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Emmaus Lutheran Church in Kennard.

Alicia Adel and Johny Martin of Blair announce the birth of their daughter, Loki Morningstar Martin, born Sept. 26, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System. She weighed 6 pounds, 1ounce and was 19 inches long. She has one brother Aiden, 11, and four sisters, Ivy, 9, Iona, 7, A…

Nathan and Breianna Olsen of Blair announce the birth of their son, Waylan James Olsen, born Sept. 26, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System. He weighed 7 pounds, 9 ounces and was 20 ¼ inches long. Grandparents are Pam and Kyle Smith of Fort Calhoun, and Steve and Renee Olse…

The family of Donna Clifton would like to celebrate her 90th birthday with a card shower, send cards to, 4826 County Road P 37, Blair, Nebr. 68008. Her family, husband Al, daughter and son-in-law, Cindi and Fred Perchal all of Blair; son and daughter-in-law, Kent and Sue Clifton of Peoria, I…

Katie Goeken and Jason Crawford of Blair announce the birth of their daughter, Lily Kathleen Crawford, born Sept. 8, 2019, at Methodist Women's Hospital in Omaha. She weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces, and was 20 inches long. She has four sisters, Katelyn,15, Sara, 13, Genevie, 10, and Natalya, 8.…

Chelsea Fuhlrodt and Ryan Matzen of Blair announce the birth of their daughter Everly Anne Matzen born Sept. 9, 2019 at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System. She weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 18 1/4 inches long. Her grandparents are Shawn and Lori Fuhlrodt, Terry Matzen, and A…

Scott and Anna Booth of Blair announce the birth of their son, Henry Saxon Booth, born Sept. 10, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health Systems. He weighed 6 pounds and 15 ounces and was 19 inches long. He has one brother, Evan, 12, and three sisters, Eleanor, 10, Lucy, 5, and Lilli…

Mr. Shane Torgrude of Sinai, S.D. and Dr. Frankie Chen of Sioux Falls, S.D. announce the engagement of their daughter Sydney Joy to Nicholas William Burianek, son of Mr. Jeff Burianek and Dr. Jill S. Reel of Arlington.

Daniel and Jessica Hoffer of Herman announce the birth of their son, Ryver Ryder, born Sept. 12, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System. He weighed 6 pounds, 7 ounces, and was 19.5 inches long. He has one sister, Addelyn, 9.

After much practice and dedication to playing French horn, Caitlyn Haggstrom was selected to join the “best of the best” for the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) 2019 All-National Honor Ensembles.

Bill Rasmussen will be celebrating his 85th Birthday Sept. 8, 2019. In honor of his special day Bill's children, Roxi (George) Hall, Rhonda Matney, Robin (Mark) Miller and Rick (Robbin) Rasmussen, are requesting cards to be sent to him at, 2002 Arbor Circle, Blair, Nebr., 68008.

Jim and Connie Cheek of Bennington are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house, 1 to 5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, at the Bennington Fire Station, 10801 North 156th Street, Bennington. They ask for no gifts, as your presence is their request.

Darrell and Lucille Vidlak Cox of Linwood, formerly of Herman, are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary. She was housewife and he worked at Thermal King and Dugdale Construction. Their children are, Terry (Ray) La France of Herman, David (Michelle) Cox of California, Tom (Arlene) Cox o…

Five Generations of Elizabeth's Phyllis Elizabeth Stricklett, Joy Elizabeth Baker, Danielle Elizabeth Sternberg, Presley Elizabeth Stratman and Greeley Elizabeth Stratman.

Barb Sandvold is celebrating her 75th Birthday, her family Jim, Gracia, Michael and Joanna would like to honor her with a card shower. Please send cards to: 1325 Maple Drive, Blair, Nebr., 68008.

The family of Karen Campbell is celebrating her 80th birthday with an open house, 4 to 7 p.m., Sept. 7, 2019, at the American Legion Post 154, 103 South 12th St., Blair. They will be serving pulled pork, sides and cake, and there is a cash bar. A "Toast Tribute" will be held at 5 p.m.

Moya Powell celebrates her 80th birthday, her family, Tracy and Carroll Thompson of Blair, Kevin and Danielle Powell of Omaha, Kelly Powell of Blair, Karna and Steve Hutton of James Island, S.C., and Shawn and Theresa Powell of Blair; 12 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; four great-gr…

Shirley Wrich will be celebrating her 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m., Aug. 17, 2019, at First Lutheran Church in Blair. It will be hosted by her family, daughter Janet Kuhl and husband Vern; sons, Gene Wrich and wife Deb, Roger Wrich and wife Lisa, and Brad Wrich and frien…

Norma Katt is celebrating her 100th birthday Sept. 2, 2019. Her family Loren and Marcille Katt of Gretna, Richard and Sharon Katt of Lincoln and Jon and Jean Katt of Herman, six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren are requesting a card shower to honor this occasion. Please mail cards to…

The family of Alice Bartling would like to celebrate her 90th birthday with a card shower, and asks that you send her a special memory. Please mail cards to: Alice Bartling, 1230 Willow, Fremont, Nebr. 68025. Her children are Kitty (Larry) Matzen of Bennington, Betty Denison of Blair, and Yv…

Larry “Cat” Biffar is celebrating his 80th birthday. In honor of this occasion his family is hosting a birthday celebration from 6:30 to 9 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at the American Legion, 103 South 12th Street, Blair.

John and Kodie McIntosh of Blair announce the birth of their son, Oakley John born Aug. 15, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System. He weighed seven pounds one ounce and was 19.5 inches long. He has a sister, Hayley, seven, and his grandparents are Victor and Toni McIntosh, a…

Amy (Lau) and Doug Mardi of Omaha announce the birth of their daughter Natalie Rose Mardi born Aug. 9, 2019, at Methodist Women's Hospital in Omaha. She weighed eight pounds, nine ounces and was 20.5 inches long. She has two older brothers, Dylan and Eli; grandparents are Sandy and Dave Mard…

Nate and Jessica Kempcke of Blair announce the birth of their daughter, Klaire Jaimes, born Aug. 9, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System, Blair. She weighed seven pounds nine ounces and was 19 inches long. She has an older sister, Kalli Jo, age 5; grandparents, Phil and Mar…

Kory and Christen (Vlcek) Deming of Blair announce the birth of their daughter, Ember Irene, born July 25, 2019, at Lakeside Hospital, Omaha. She weighed seven pounds, five ounces and was 19 inches long. She has three sisters, Haleigh, 13, Lakyn, 8, and Vivyan, 4. Grandparents are Richard an…

Cameron Clapper and Nicole Thompson of Blair announce the birth of their daughter, Teagan Linn Clapper, born Aug. 12, 2019 at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System, Blair. She weighed seven pounds and six ounces and was 20 ½ inches long. Her grandparents are, Julie Thompson, Steve Th…

Angela and Thomas Riley announce the birth of their son Thomas Patrick Riley, Jr., born Aug. 7, 2019, at Memorial Community Hospital and Health System, Blair. He weighed eight pounds and three ounces and was 20 1/4 inches long. He has four brothers, Jorge, 16, Jose, 14, Jared, 12, and Juan, …

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