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Cerro Gordo Electoral Hearing Decided: Hyde to Remain on Ballot

The Cerro Gordo Electoral Board conducts the hearing of Allen vs. Hyde. Hyde will remain on the ballot after a vote of 2:1. Pictured: Tom Hyde, Amy Rupiper representing Candidate Tom Hyde, Attorney James Jankowski with Record and Janowicz serving on the electoral board, Trustee Mike Martin serving on the Electoral Board, Village President Dennis…

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Students recognized at DAR/SAR Good Citizens’ Luncheon

The Stephen A. Douglas Chapter, DAR/SAR Good Citizens’ Luncheon was held on Saturday, February 9 at the Douglas County Museum. ALAH High School SAR recipient Taylor Powell is pictured with her mom Angie Powell. ALAH High School DAR recipient Makenna Green was unable to attend. Photo by Rachel Ray The Douglas County Museum hosted the…

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District #305 Education Foundation hosting reverse raffle in March

By Kent A. Stock Staff Writer The District #305 Education Foundation will be holding their annual reverse raffle fundraiser on Saturday, March 16 at the Lovington American Legion. A $50 donation gets you one entry into the grand prize drawing, as well as a delicious pork chop dinner which includes 2 chops, baked potato and…

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ALAH National Honor Society service project

The Arthur Lovington Atwood Hammond High School National Honor Society Chapter is raising money for their annual service project. On Friday, March 1 the ALAH student body will go through a presentation about food insecurities in our world, nation, and community. The NHS wants their fellow students to experience what it is like for people…

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Oregon Trail Experience

“Our kids have really enjoyed this social studies unit” said Lovington Grade School third grade teacher Jennifer Hostetler. “We applied for and received a mini-grant from the CUSD #305 Education Foundation.” Hostetler explained that the Jefferson National Memorial in St. Louis sends a trunk full of supplies and material to schools throughout the Midwest who…

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Gossett Clinic opens in Arthur

The Gossett Clinic is open in Arthur and seeing patients. A ribbon cutting was held on Tuesday, February 5 to welcome Dr. T.K. Gossett to town. Pictured here are: Mac Condill, Arthur Economic Development Corporation President; Stephanie Wierman, Arthur Area Chamber of Commerce President; Rod Randall, Village of Arthur President; Dr. Gossett; Jami Gossett; Susan…

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Bement Gymnasium Roof Approved

By CHRISTY JANKOWSKI Staff Writer The Bement School Board officially approved a new gymnasium roof. In an earlier article, it was indicated this was already approved. Bement went with Sentry Roofing at a cost of $61,640 The roof will be installed sometime in early spring. In a document handed out, it stated the school’s intentions…

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Tommy Bales Named Bement High School January Student of the Month

Tommy Bales was named Bement High School January Student of the Month. He is pictured with Ken Wright from the State Bank of Bement. Tommy Bales was honored on February 8 as Bement High School January Student of the Month. Andrew Brown, high school business teacher commented, “Tommy has a great work ethic and has…

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