Menhusen named to Dean’s list

LINCOLN, Neb. – Elizabeth Ellen Menhusen, Mankato, has been named to the Deans’ List/ Explore Center List of Distinguished Students. She is one of more than 4,100 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students have been named to the list for the spring semester of the 2015-16 academic year.

Qualification for the Deans’ List varies among the eight undergraduate colleges and the Explore Center.

All qualifying grade-point averages are based on a four- point scale and a minimum of 12 or more graded semester hours. Students can be on the Deans’ List for more than one college. 

PEOPLE

Adolph’s to celebrate Silver Anniversary

BELOIT – Jennifer and Todd Adolph will celebrate 25 years of marriage. The former Jennifer Newton and Todd Adolph were united in marriage at Olph Church in Concordia on August 10, 1991. Todd is the manager of Ray’s Apple Market in Beloit and Jennifer... [More]

Williams to celebrate Golden Anniversary

BELOIT – Richard and Dora Lee Williams of Beloit will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, July 31, with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Beloit Country Club, 3167 Hallie Trail, Beloit. All are welcome. Richard and the former Dora Lee Morrell were... [More]

Eilert celebrates 100 year birthday

One shouldn’t ask a woman her age but Kathryn Eilert’s four children, ten grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren were telling. The matriarch of their family was 99 and a half years old, that rounds up to 100 and a celebration was in order. With the actual... [More]

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NEWS

Concannon anxious to return to office

BELOIT – A total of 1,463 voters at 36.2 percent cast their ballots at the Mitchell County polls during the  2018 Primary Election on Tuesday. There were 224 advance voters and a total of 30 provisional ballots.  The State Rep. Susan Concannon of Beloit and... [More]

The more art mediums the better

BELOIT - Artwork of all different types of media is what Sharon Hesket Sahlfeld enjoys the most.  Although, most of her work is stored away inside her head, she hopes to transfer those images onto canvas, paper, sculptures, woodwork, clay and leather in the upcoming years. ... [More]

Hartman reports on city grant program

The Beloit City Council conducted their business meeting Tuesday evening, August 7. All councilors were present as was the mayor, the city manager, the city attorney and the city clerk. Heather Hartman, Solomon Valley Economic Director, reported on the Community Development... [More]

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SPORTS

Beloit Marauders and Waconda advance in State

  BELLEVILLE – The District 1 third place Beloit Marauders won their first round at the Pee Wee State baseball contest on Tuesday with a win over the District 4 Hanover team, 3-1 and will now face their home-town District 2 champions Beloit Venom team tonight (Wednesday)... [More]

Three Beloit teams State bound / Venom District 2 champions; Cyclones District 1 champions

BELOIT – Three  baseball teams will be representing Beloit this week during the Pee Wee State tournaments, from Monday, July 16 to Friday, July 20, in host Belleville being played in two fields at the south fairgrounds and the Lions Field. Beloit teams including... [More]

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