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Murdock News April 24, 2019

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 Hope Everyone had a Happy Easter. Spring is in the air, and it was a perfect morning for an Easter Egg Hunt at Trinity Lutheran after the Easter Service.

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Younger kids came out first and it was soooo cute to see the unique baskets and Easter dresses.

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Parents were on hand taking pictures and watching in amazement as "little people" kept bobbing up and down.

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Young and old got into the Easter Egg Hunt, you are never too old to hunt Easter Eggs. Some members like Steve Klemme remembers his daughter Rachel hunting eggs at church. Now he helps his granddaughter. 

TrinityLuthernMurdock KlemmeIt's more than just the candy as the kids learn in Sunday School. Last week they waved Palms as services started and this week they sang during the offering.

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Children's Sunday School: 9:55-10:30

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 Time for the Annual Plant Sale

  The Elmwood-Murdock Cheer Squad is having their annual plant sale again this year.  It is such a popular event they run out of plants, as early as Saturday!! 

So this year they are taking PRE- Orders. You can contact Casey Clements or download the Excel online form. elmwoodplantsale2019 

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April 24th, 6:30 pm at the Elmwood-Murdock High school. detasseling 2019

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Graduates earn University of Nebraska Scholarships

Congratulations to these 2019 graduates of Elmwood-Murdock who earned scholarships to attend the University of Nebraska. These scholarships are part of the 7,200 scholarships the University offered to Nebraska graduating seniors.

Cole Cooper, Husker Power
Thomas Eggert, Husker Power
Hayden Ernst, Regents and University Honors
Morgan Jennings, Husker Power
Caleb Jones, Regents and University Honors
Sydney Kunz, Chancellor's Leadership, Husker Traditions and Nebraska Achievement
Andrew Meyer, Husker Power
Nicole Meyer, Husker Power
Morgan Mills, Husker Power
Some students may choose not to accept these scholarships or not attend the University of Nebraska

About the scholarships: Regents Scholarships are among the most prestigious awards, paying full tuition for full-time students valued at nearly $30,000 over four years.

Chancellors Leadership Scholars are awarded one-year scholarships of $1,000.

The Husker Traditions Scholarship is a $2,000 renewable scholarship awarded to students have demonstrated high academic potential.

Nebraska Achievement scholarships are renewable scholarships based on academic achievement.

The Husker Power Scholarship is a one-year, $1,500 scholarship awarded to students who have demonstrated high academic promise.

If you would like to add your students' graduation, college acceptance or scholarship achievements please email the information to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

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This week our Student of the Week Winner is Nicole Meyer. She is a senior at Elmwood Murdock High School. Her activities include FBLA, volleyball, track, choir, and band. She is the daughter of Vince and Susan Meyer.

She was nominated for these reasons:
- She is always friendly and polite
- She is consistently setting goals for herself and working hard to achieve them
- She has been given a scholarship to play volleyball at Bellevue University
- She is admired by both students and staff

Nicole, Susan, and Vince are invited to stop by (we are located under the water tower in Louisville), call (402.234.3333) or email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) to get their Witte Physical Therapy t-shirts!

The next Student of the Week winner will be announced on 4/10/19


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 The String Beans are coming back!!

This will be EPIC!!! For those who don't know who the String Beans are...like my brother...they are not the Wiggles.

Here is the info from their website:
"From pop and country to rap and rock n’ roll, The String Beans perform a wide variety of original, family-friendly songs about all the things kids love: animals, cartoons, food, science, sports and lots more!

Each show is hilarious, inclusive and spontaneous, and each catchy tune is designed to get every audience dancing and singing along!

Since forming in 2004, The String Beans have released 10 albums, appeared on dozens of radio and television programs, and delighted thousands of fans, becoming Nebraska’s favorite entertainers for pre-school through elementary-aged audiences, not to mention parents, teachers, and communities.


The String Beans perform at fairs, festivals, libraries, schools, churches, museums, zoos and more! In their hometown of Lincoln, Nebraska, the “Beans” sold out the Lied Center for Performing Arts and consistently set new attendance records at the Lincoln Children’s Museum’s “Music & Mozzarella” concert series.

The band has also performed for the Governor’s Arts Awards Ceremony and recently completed a tour of the southeast United States with performances in Missouri, Georgia, Tennessee and Florida."

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In addition to the clothing exhibit at the Museum DON'T MISS the Mother-Daughter Tea Pary and Fashion Show.

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Highway 63 UPDATE

The first phase of the project from I-80 to Church road was completed in 2017. This opened Church road east-west and connected it to I80.

Last year, 2018, was supposed to be culverts, grading and paving from South of Church road to Alvo.
The weather put the culvert work, grading work and utility relocation work behind schedule. By the time we had the subgrade stabilized and embankments constructed it was too cold to pave.

We will go to work on subgrade reconstruction and foundation placement once the frost is out of the ground and we get some drying weather. 
Paving should go fast and we hope to be paved out by July.

I know it is frustrating but grading work is very susceptible to delays with wet weather and last year had a lot of rain.

It is with the hope that we can open in July.
Please encourage anyone interested to call the district office for updates.


Our project manager is Jesse DeLosSantos.
Our Construction Engineer is Curt Mueting.

Tom Goodbarn
District Highway Engineer

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