A memorial graveside service for Philip John Keating, age 65 of Atkinson will be held on Saturday, August 21, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery at Atkinson. There will be no visitation the night before. The public is invited to attend. A complete obituary will be included in next week's issue of The Atkinson Graphic.
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Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Atkinson Hay Days begins on Thursday,” “Hay Days final clue given”, “Valuations up in Holt County for Atkinson, Stuart, O’Neill, other villages”, “Stuart school has new faces,” “New staff in the halls of West Holt Public Schools”, “Regan, new HCED executive director,” and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Hay Sculpture at Immanuel Lutheran Church
NCDHD to have COVID Vaccine Walk-In Clinics North Central District Health Department (NCDHD) will be hosting COVID vaccine walk-in clinics every Friday at the NCDHD office located at 422 E Douglas Street in O’Neill. The walk-in clinics will be starting on Friday, August 13th. Each Friday NCDHD will be offering all three available COVID-19 vaccines; Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson. Walk-in clinic times will run from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Pfizer vaccine is available to all persons 12 and older and Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are available to all those 18 and older. It is important to note that children 12 to 19 that may be attending a walk-in vaccination clinic need to have the NCDHD School Vaccination Consent form completed prior to arriving to clinic if a parent or guardian will not be present. All forms are available on our website at ncdhd.ne.gov. There will be slight time and location adjustment for the Friday, August 27th clinic. This clinic will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the NCDHD office then from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Armory located at 635 North 4th Street in O’Neill. Call the NCDHD office at 402-336-2406 with any questions. They are available from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
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A memorial service for Terry Greger, age 74, will be held on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Atkinson. Visitation will be held on Monday, August 16, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson, with a 7:00 p.m. Rosary Monday. Visitation will also be held on Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the service time at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Atkinson. Burial will be at a later date. A complete obituary will be included in next week’s issue of The Atkinson Graphic.
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Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Hay Days royalty candidates named,” “Children’s Theater presents “Annie Jr.””, “Hay Days Clue #3 Given”, “Blood drive to be in Atkinson,” “St. Joseph School to begin on Monday, August 23”, “Students’ artwork featured,” “Look who came to visit”, “Schwager attends energy camp, wins trip to Washington, D.C. in 2022,” and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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The Atkinson Children’s Theater presented “Annie Jr.” last weekend.
A funeral service for Caroline (Skopec) Aten, age 83, of Atkinson, Neb. will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at the United Methodist Church in Atkinson. Visitation will be held on Wednesday August 11, from 9:00 a.m. until the funeral time at the church. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery at Atkinson. A complete obituary will be included in this week’s issue of The Atkinson Graphic.
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Smith to Host Agriculture Summit Washington, D.C. – Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) will host an Agriculture Summit on Wednesday, August 11, in Kearney, Nebraska. The summit will begin at 8:00 a.m. CT. The summit provides Third District constituents an opportunity to visit with Smith, ask questions, and share their thoughts on the future of agriculture policy. Joining Congressman Smith to discuss disaster relief and the direction of federal agriculture policy will be Mark Slupek, USDA Foreign Ag Service Deputy Administrator for Global Programs, Jordan Schlake, Nebraska Department of Agriculture Trade Representative, John McCoy, Orthman Manufacturing CEO, and Norm Krug, Preferred Popcorn CEO. “Sound agriculture and trade policies are a crucial part of ensuring Nebraska’s agricultural industry can compete in a global economy,” said Smith. “I look forward to direct engagement from Third District producers on the challenges they face. Getting these policies right will better position our producers to remain amongst the top-producing in the country.” 2021 Agriculture Summit Wednesday, August 11, 2021 Younes Conference Center South Ruby Room 6 416 West Talmadge Street Kearney, NE 68845 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. CT
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Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Annie Jr. to be presented by Atkinson Children’s Theater,” “Lemonade Stand benefits missions in Nigeria, Africa”, “Hay Days Clue #2 Given”, “Celebration includes open house, tours, food and bouncy houses,” “4-H Pre-Fair Day results given”, “Giving back: Armstrong pays it forward,” ““We're headed to the fair”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Bounce houses were at the  WHMS Open House.
Nebraska Endangered Missing Advisory - Zoey Kain Issued On: Friday, July 30, 2021 at 12:52:55 PM McCook Police Department is attempting to locate ZOEY KAIN, 14, white female, short dark hair with red highlights. ZOEY is approximately 5'6" and 180 pounds. Last seen at 2242 on July 28, 2021 in McCook. Last seen wearing a grey shirt with Gary Superfoods logo, blue jeans and Hey Dude Shoes. It is unknown who ZOEY is with or what type of vehicle she is in. Contact 911 with any information about ZOEY KAIN.
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Zoey Kain - provided by NSP
Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “West Holt Huskies ready for school year,” “New associate pastor at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church”, “Hay Days Clue #1 Given”, “Attended Energy Camp,” “Champions on the ball diamond”, “Gotschall and Runyan to leave on military deployment,” “T-Ball season in full swing,” “Sindelar gardens, raises chickens,” and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Atkinson T-shirt team members with their medals.
A funeral service for Marvin “Trig” Earl Doolittle, age 85, of Amelia, Neb. will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at the Amelia United Methodist Church in Amelia. Jean Estill and Linda Lambert will officiate. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, July 27 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. prayer service at Seger Funeral Home in Atkinson. Burial will be in the Chambers Cemetery at Chambers. A complete obituary will be included in this week’s issue of The Atkinson Graphic.
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Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Tushla comes home,” “Received Quilt of Valor”, “Bouska is new commander”, “Campbell is new chairman,” “Immanuel Lutheran holds VBS”, “Chamber of Commerce hosts Quilt Walk,” and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Photo courtesy Kevin McNichols
Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Cowboys stay in Atkinson on ride to Mount Rushmore on horseback,” “Tours given at Stuart school”, “Knutson deals with “trouble”,” “P.E.O. members honored,” “Hay Days BBQ sponsors needed”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Forrest Drury and Cris Rodriquez
Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Tushla to be buried,” “F1C Tushla to be buried July 17,” “Butterfield wins Grand Champion”, “Parade winners announced,” “Ridin’ off into National High School Rodeo in Lincoln,” “Flat Iron celebrates anniversary in July”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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F1C Louis Tushla
Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Fires light up northern Holt County,” “F1C Tushla to be buried,” “Fire damaged land may have assessed value change”, “Highway 20 is scene of vehicle accident,” “Gibbens awarded Educator of Year,” “Stuart to celebrate Independence Day”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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This photo was shared by a reader and was taken approximately a half to three quarters of a mile from the fire.
Gov. Ricketts to Host "Protect Our Kids & Schools" Town Halls in Grand Island & Nebraska City Governor Pete Ricketts has announced that he will host “Protect Our Kids & Schools” town halls in Grand Island and Nebraska City. At the town halls, Governor Ricketts will discuss major priorities for the state’s schools, including the proposed health education standards and controversial sex education topics contained in them. At the town hall, Gov. Ricketts and others will deliver remarks about the draft sex education standards, and how Nebraskans can encourage the Nebraska Department of Education to scrap them. More information about Governor Ricketts’ opposition to the controversial sex education proposal can be found at www.Governor.Nebraska.gov. Protect Our Kids & Schools Town Hall in Grand Island When: 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. CT on Thursday, July 1, 2021 Where: Grand Royal Ballroom, Ramada Midtown Conference Center, 2503 S. Locust, GRAND ISLAND
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Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “Can Care-a-Van visits Atkinson,” “Holt County TeamMates gets Community Builder Grant,” “Horse riders to be in Atkinson”, “Food Bank for Heartland representative visits,” “Wallinger qualifies for National Rodeo,” “Alvarez is WHMS Foundation Board new Junior Member”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Linda Nekuda from the Atkinson -Stuart Food Pantry serves hamburgers to Bryce Kerkman and Tate Schmaderer after they made a donation to the Can Care-a-Van last Friday.	Photo by Lorraine Lieswald
Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “TC Energy confirms termination of Keystone XL Pipeline project,” “Public comment sought for study,” “Legion Auxiliary tells essay winners”, “Cost-Share Funds available through Lower Niobrara NRD,” “Blood drive to be in Atkinson, June 23,” “Vroomans set up lemonade stand”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Maintenance Work Will Begin in Norfolk Weather permitting, maintenance work will begin June 17 at US-275 and 25th Street and June 18 at US-81 and Benjamin Avenue, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation. State maintenance forces will be replacing traffic signal cabinets. Signals will be down from 9:00 a.m. until late afternoon. Traffic will be controlled with a 4-way stop. Motorists are reminded to drive cautiously in and near work zones, to buckle up, and put phones down.
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Get your copy of this week's Atkinson Graphic, available later today, and read the articles that accompany these headlines, “WHMS adds COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics, take-home tests,” “Public comment sought for study,”, “Lower Niobrara NRD Board votes for new Irrigated Acres”, “Rentschlers deal with Type 1 diabetes,” “NCDHD gives COVID-19 updates, immunization schedules told,” “A fine place to stay”, and so many more! Don't miss out. Subscribe today - In-State is $40.00; Out-of-State is $46.00; or get an E-Edition for $20.00 and read The Graphic on-line anywhere!
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Traveler at Mill Race park