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Friday, May 29, 2020
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Wednesday, May 27, 2020

It took a pandemic to get me to toss sandbags and be competitive about it. Yes, I have been playing corn hole - the game that many other Nebraskans could play blindfolded and, until now, we hadn't played more than once or twice.

Saturday, May 23, 2020
Wednesday, May 20, 2020

When I read certain challenging books, I find myself sorely lacking in areas that would greatly enhance my reading understanding and enjoyment. “Doctor Zhivago” by Boris Pasternak is one of those books.

Saturday, May 16, 2020
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

During the several decades that I have been a librarian, much technology has come along to improve my profession and the service libraries offer. A bit of the “new” technology I have seen come along over the years includes VCRs, DVD players, video cameras, databases, personal computers, lapt…

Monday, May 11, 2020

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been social distancing/in quarantine for thirty-one days now and it’s been the most frustrating thirty-one days I’ve had in my life. Frustrating because I’ve had almost nothing to do. Did you catch how I said I almost had nothing to do? Well I still do a lot …

The abrupt ending to the school year has shocked many students. For some this meant no sports or activities this spring which is especially upsetting for seniors. It can be difficult to find things to keep you busy while you are at home. I am fortunate because I live in the country. I rodeo,…

This way of living over the past couple of weeks has definitely been a new experience. I never thought that this was how I’d be spending the last couple of months of my senior year, but we are trying to make the best out of it.

Never in a million years would I have though I would be quarantined to my house, finishing my senior year of high school online. Sometimes the unimaginable is possible, and here we are today.

Get up and get active. The benefits of exercise have been touted forever. It is undeniable that people simply feel better when they perform physical activity throughout their days. The importance of keeping up with fitness is especially critical during this time of COVID-19. Now more than ev…

During this time of global pandemic, keeping yourself busy everyday as a high school senior can be a great challenge. If the coronavirus hadn’t attacked our country two months ago, we would be living our normal lives and attending school. We could have enjoyed prom and looked forward to walk…

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Friday, May 29, 2020
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Saturday, May 23, 2020
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Saturday, May 16, 2020
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
Monday, May 11, 2020
Friday, May 08, 2020
Wednesday, May 06, 2020

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