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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.

Eugene Emanuel - January 09, 2013

Eugene J. Emanuel, 92 years of North Bend, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at the Parkview Home in Dodge. A funeral Mass was Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, at St. Charles Catholic Church in North Bend. Father Don Cleary officiated. Burial was at St. Mary’s Ridgeley Catholic Cemetery near Scribner. Memorials may be given to St. Charles Catholic Church and St. Mary’s Ridgeley Cemetery.
He is survived by six sons, Wayne and wife, Maria Emanuel of Beemer, Joseph and wife, Bonita Emanuel of Hartington, Eugene and wife, Kim Emanuel of Monticello, Minn., Kevin and wife, Kate Emanuel of Osceola, Iowa, Chad and wife, Cheryl Emanuel of Waukee, Iowa and Roch and wife, Diane Emanuel of North Bend; 5 daughters, Elizabeth and husband, Tony Wiese and Sandra and husband, Leo Blaha all of Dodge, Dorothy and husband, Leo Showers of Lincoln, Mary and husband, Dean Von Seggern of Scribner, and Denise and husband, Glen Temple of Ottumwa, Iowa; sister-in-law, Mildred Emanuel of North Bend; brother-in-law, Dwain Molle of West Point; 30 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren.
Moser Memorial Chapel, 1040 N. Main, North Bend, was in charge of arrangements.

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