Proceeds from the Dodge 125 celebration are in the process of being distributed to qualifying
organizations. Funding for your project is available on a "Matching Funds" basis. Grant application
forms are available at Farmers State Bank and Hilltop Lanes, or click the link below. Contact Becky Stecher or Sandy
Eikmeier for more details.
GOOD NEIGHBORS AWARD:
The Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Foundation and the Omaha
World-Herald have announced the 68th annual Good Neighbor Award recipients.
The awards recognize individuals from Nebraska
and western Iowa who have performed neighborly acts and deeds unselfishly without personal gain. award winners were recognized
at their local county fairs with a certificate and Good Neighbor lapel pin.
Ak-Sar-Ben Good Neighbor Award recipients
include Gary and Terresa Bilava, Fremont; James and Alice Dam, Hooper; Ronald Grass, Tekamah; Mark and Jill Johnson, Oakland;
Jack Klocke and Bob Moser, North Bend; Scott Olson, Tekamah; Bob and Charlotte Rasumussen, Herman; Joseph Sklenar, Tekamah;
Sandy Eikmeier and Becky Stecher, Dodge; Connie Vernon, Tekamah; and Dennis Wells, Fremont.
Sandy Eikmeier and
Becky Stecher, Dodge: Sandy and Becky were co-chairman for the Dodge 125th celebration. They worked hard planning
numerous events including the opening ceremonies, parades, street dances, food and lunch stands, carnivals and more. They
found sponsors for the events and helped organize the volunteers.