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GREAT NEWS!!!!!!!!!

 

The weepingwaternebraska.com website is up and running again.  Thanks to the WW City Council who approved funding for the community website.

We will be offering a weekly newletter, so send any information you would like to see in the newsletter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or bring your information into the city office.

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SkillsUSA photo

Josh Meyer, Dane Wilson, Collin Heath, Joel Meisinger, Jacob Meeske,Taylor Hermann, Michaela Horn, Advisor Mr. Paul Cross

Local students compete at Nebraska SkillsUSA conference.

 

Seven students from the Weeping Water SkillsUSA chapter made the journey to Hastings, Ne for the 45th Nebraska SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference on April 12-14th. The students competed in two or more contests related in the career, transportation, construction, and health related fields. Weeping Water had good success, bringing home 9 medals, two trophies, and one repeat SkillsUSA National Qualifier. The following students who placed in their state competitions include:

 

Automotive Refinishing Technology, 1st Place, Joel Meisinger;

Technical Team Problem Solving, 1st Place, Michaela Horn, Jacob Meeske, Taylor Hermann, Collin Heath, Dayne Wilson;

State Only Cabinetmaking, 2nd Place, Dayne Wilson;

Mechatronics, 3rd Place, Michaela Horn & Collin Heath

Josh Meyer also competed in the Power Equipment Technology contest this year, he placed 3rd at the 2010 Nebraska SkillsUSA conference, and was the chapter President this past year.   Joel Meisinger will again represent Nebraska at the 2012 National SkillsUSA conference this June in Kansas City, Mo. Joel competed against over 30 other High School students from across the countryin the Automotive Refinishing contest last June. He received tips and training from a local community member. This marks Weeping Water’s 3rd consecutive year with a National Qualifier. Their Advisor is Mr. Paul Cross.


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CONGRATULATIONS TO PROM ROYALTY!!!

KING AND QUEEN - GREG FRENZEL & SYDNEY BARRETT

PRINCE & PRINCESS - SLOAN MOZENA & HEATHER HAUSCHILD

DUKE & DUCHESS - DAVID DANIELSON & JESSIE RANDALL

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THE FOLLOWING RESOLUTION WAS PASSED BY THE

LEGISLATURE AND SENT TO GARY WOCKENFUSS, MIKE BARRETT,

 AND HOWARD STUBBENDIECK.  IT READ AS FOLLOWS:

 

ONE HUNDRED SECOND LEGISLATURE

SECOND SESSION

LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION 624

Introduced by Lambert,

   WHEREAS, the Weeping Water school district and residents of Weeping Water, Nebraska, won the Class C-2 Sportsmanship Award at the 2012 Girls' State Basketball Tournament; and

   WHEREAS, the award is co-sponsored by the Nebraska Coaches Association (NCA) and the Nebraska State Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association (NSIAAA) ; and

   WHEREAS, the NCA and NSIAAA created the award program in 2000 to promote sportsmanship at a statewide level; and

   WHEREAS, four sportsmanship evaluators assess players, coaches, students, adults, and supervisors from each school at each tournament game; and

   WHEREAS, each school begins with five points per judge, and the school earns points for positive behavior and loses points for inappropriate behavior; and

   WHEREAS, in 2012 Weeping Water became the first Cass County school to win the sportsmanship award at the Girls' State Basketball Tournament and the first Cass County school to claim the award at any state event since 2001; and

   WHEREAS, the outpouring of support by adults and students helped the school win the award; and

   WHEREAS, winning the award was an exciting accomplishment for the Weeping Water school district and the community of Weeping Water, Nebraska.

   NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE MEMBERS OF THE ONE HUNDRED SECOND LEGISLATURE OF NEBRASKA, SECOND SESSION:

   1.  That the Legislature congratulates the Weeping Water school district and the community of Weeping Water, Nebraska, on winning the Class C-2 Sportsmanship Award at the 2012 Girls' State Basketball Tournament.   2.  That a copy of this resolution be sent to the principal of Weeping Water Public Schools, Gary Wockenfuss, to the school's athletic director, Mike Barrett, and to the mayor of Weeping Water, Nebraska, Howard Stubbendieck.

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 BLOOD DRIVE

THURSDAY - APRIL 19TH

AT GIBSON HALL - 101 W ELDORA AVE

SPONSORED BY THE LIONS CLUB OF WEEPING WATER

TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT CALL

DIANE WADE @ 267-6105 OR GO ONLINE AT

www.redcrossblood.org 

sponsor code 009248

zip code 68463

WALK INS ALSO WELCOME

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DON'T FORGET THE PET CLINIC

SATURDAY APRIL 28TH

AT THE FIRE BARN FROM 9-11PM

PET LICENSES ARE DUE BY MAY 1ST

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 The annual Weeping Water Alumni Banquet is scheduled for

May 26, 2012 at Gibson Hall in the auditorium on Main Street.

Social hour will begin at 5:30pm with dinner to follow at 6:30pm.

Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the door.

Contact Angie Henly at 402-416-1431 or 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to purchase advanced tickets.

Welcome to all Weeping Water Alumni!!

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 Tentative date for the city wide street cleaning is

during the week of APRIL 23rd-27th.

Please help the process go faster by keeping your

vehicles off the street for extended periods of time.

The City appreciates your cooperation.

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Enjoy camping at the City Lakes!

All facilities are now open!

Orville & Janine Cruz are your camp host/hostess

Please stop by their campsite with any questions or concerns

you may have.

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GOOD TIME FOR A GOOD CAUSE

A BENEFIT FOR HEATHER HARMS-HARRAH

HELP HEATHER IN HER BATTLE WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

MAY 5TH AT THE LEGION CLUB

SMOKED MEATS & SIDES WILL BE SERVED

       STARTING AT 4pm (FREE WILL DONATION) 

MUSIC BY SILVERWINGS AT 7:30PM

ALL EVENING: BINGO, RAFFLE & SILENT AUCTION

SMOKED RIBS/$20 SLAB TAKE OUT

PREORDER BY APRIL 28TH

SIGN-UP SHEET AT EXPRESS LANE & STOP N SHOP, OR

CALL MARY JO AT 297-7574

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The City Council agreed at their April 9th council meeting

to waive water/sewer tapping fees for all new

residential construction as an incentive to promote

housing development.

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RESIDENTS ARE REMINDED THAT BLOWING GRASS CLIPPINGS INTO THE

STREET IS ILLEGAL.  PLEASE DISPOSE OF ALL YARD WASTE PROPERLY.

YOU CAN NOW TAKE LEAVES AND GRASS CLIPPINGS TO THE CITY BRUSH SITE.

THIS SITE IS NOW LOCATED AT THE END OF "P" STREET.

STOP BY THE CITY OFFICE TO OBTAIN A KEY TO ENTER THE SITE. 

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 RESIDENTS ARE ALSO REMINDED THAT THE USE OF ATVS AND GOLF CARTS ON PUBLIC

STREETS IS ILLEGAL.

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SENIOR CITIZEN MEALS AT THE NEW COMMUNITY CENTER

101 W ELDORA AVE - SUITE 3

START SERVING AT 11:00AM

CONTACT RUTH VOGT @ 267-5303 TO RESERVE A MEAL

OR SCHEDULE A DELIVERY

UPCOMING MENU (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)

WEDNESDAY - APRIL 18TH

BEEF & NOODLES

GLAZED CARROTS

BROCCOLI SALAD

FRUIT / COOKIE

FRIDAY - APRIL 20TH

BAKED CHICKEN

POTATO SALAD

BAKED BEANS

JELL-O COTTAGE CHEESE

CAKE/ICE CREAM

MONDAY - APRIL 23RD

MEATLOAF

BAKED POTATOES

PEAS & CARROTS

LETTUCE SALAD

APPLE CRISP

WEDNESDAY - 25TH

SWISS STEAK/GRAVY

MASH POTATOES

CORN

COTTAGE CHEESE & PINEAPPLE

BANANA BAR

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THE ANNUAL COMMUNITY GARAGE SALES WILL BE HELD

MAY 4TH THRU THE 6TH

CONTACT JANELLE GEGG AT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. OR 402-267-5302

TO GET ON THE LIST OR WITH ANY QUESTIONS

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TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALLGAME!!!!!

MAKE PLANS TO ATTEND THE WEEPING WATER COMMUNITY NIGHT

WITH THE LINCOLN SALTDOGS!

JUNE 9, 2012 @ 7:05PM

(GATES OPEN AT 6:00PM)

LINCOLN HAYMARKET PARK

TICKETS ARE $11.00 AND ARE AVAIABLE

AT TAMMY'S SHOP SHACK

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PLEASE CONSIDER RECYCLING

NOT ONLY IS IT A FREE SERVICE OFFERED BY CASS COUNTY REGUSE, IT'S

ALSO GOOD FOR THE ENVIRONMENT.  YOUR RECYCLING WILL BE PICKED

UP AT YOUR CURB EVERY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO GET ON THE RECYCLING LIST, PLEASE

CONTACT THE CITY OFFICE @ 402-267-5152.