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Do you have uninvited houseguests?

By BrandyVanDeWalle  You are sitting at home and all of a sudden a little gray rodent with relatively large ears and small black eyes scurries across the room!   It is...

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Excellence In Leadership Award

Governor Ricketts recently announced Excellence in Leadership recognition award honorees for the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).October is Nebraska State Teammate Recognition Month and state team members whose...

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Angel Tree Project Info.

Carleton Cargill will be putting on their annual Angel Tree this Christmas season. The Angel Tree project is designed for any child (birth to 17 years of age) who attends...

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Breast Cancer Awareness Is Observed At G…

The GFWC Exeter Woman's Club met on October 17, at the home of Agnes Loukota, with 11 members present.Bonnie Cudaback introduced Emergency Manager of Fillmore County, Jim Dunker. Jim told...

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World Food Prize Global Youth Institute

Each year, students from across Nebraska have the opportunity to compete in the World Food Prize Global Issue research paper. Students who complete the requirements are allowed to attend the...

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Senior Center Receives Grant

The Exeter Senior Center was recently afforded the opportunity to apply for and receive a $1,500 grant from the Immanuel Vision Foundation located in Omaha. The Immanuel Vision Foundation Board...

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Geneva Mother's Club

The Geneva Mothers Club met in the Heritage Crossings Assisted Living dining room on October 5, with 11 members present. President Mariann Anderson opened the meeting and led us in...

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Trump Administration Better for Biofuels…

By Cong. Adrian Smith As we approach the holiday season, many Nebraskans are planning their travels. Increased fuel demand is a reminder of how important it is for our country to...

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Massive Power Project Stirring Up Sandhi…

By J.L. SchmidtStatehouse Correspondent They call it the R-Project and some Sandhills residents want to make it clear that the Nebraska Public Power District's proposed 345,000-volt transmission line from Sutherland to...

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Three Quilts Of Valor Presented

On July 29, Quilts of Valor were presented to Wesley Rippe, Vaughn Nun and Gregory Nun at the Nun "Christmas in July" reunion.Wesley served as a chaplain's assistant and organist...

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On-Farm Research-2017

By BrandyVanDeWalle On-Farm ResearchNebraska Extension has a long history in on-farm research. In 1989, twenty Saunders County producers came together through Nebraska Extension to form the Nebraska Soybean and Feed Grains Profitability...

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Milligan Veterans Memorial, Green Space …

By Crystal VavraSpecial to The Signal On August 20, residents and family members gathered in Milligan to dedicate a monument that recognizes and remembers all veterans who have served in the...

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Former sheriff honored for work

By Signal Staff By Signal Staff A former Fillmore County law man was recently given high praise for his detective work, which helped solve an 80-year old cold case from 1937.On October...

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Honoring the Service of Nebraska's Natio…

By Gov. Pete Ricketts Nebraska’s National Guard has a long, distinguished history of serving our state and country. Since 1854, the Nebraska National Guard has played a pivotal role in helping...

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Tax Relief Incumbent Hits the Campaign T…

By J.L. SchmidtStatehouse Correspondent A day after his state's college football team whipped the Nebraska Cornhuskers, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker whipped up enthusiasm for Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts' re-election bid.Walker and...

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Fairmont Attends Conventions

The 112th GFWC/NFWC District IV Women’s Clubs annual Convention was held at the Seward Civic Center on October 4. All eight clubs in the District were represented.  The Fairmont Woman’s...

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Tree Planting

By BrandyVanDeWalle Some of the most common questions we receive in the office on an ongoing basis is related to trees. Whether trees appear to be dying, stressed or have a...

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Nov. 15 Reporting Deadlines

Fillmore County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Ryne Norton announced recently that producers who file accurate and timely acreage reports for all crops and land uses, including pastures...

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Eagles Fly Past Fullerton

Bruning-Davenport/Shickley followed up its victory over Pawnee City with an equally impressive win over Fullerton Wednesday night in Bruning in the second round of the D-2 State Football Play-offs.  Eagle...

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Panthers Fall In Sub-district

Fillmore Central came out on fire last Monday night against Freeman in its opening-round game in the C2-5 Sub-district at Tri County.  Behind a strong serving attack and net play...

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BDS State Bound

  By: GREG SCELLINSignal Editor The script played out for the Bruning-Davenport/Shickley volleyball team, as the 26-5 Eagles were rewarded for their season of work.  BDS earned the second wildcard and will...

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Timberwolves Back At State Tournament

By GREG SCELLINSignal Editor The Little Team that Could has done it again.In a season that almost never happened, Exeter-Milligan swept perennial power Falls City Sacred Heart in the D2-1 District...

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Eagles Move On

Bruning-Davenport/Shickley took care of business Thursday night downing outmanned Pawnee City 60-16.  The 9-0 Eagles led the contest 46-0 shortly into the second quarter before BDS sent in its second...

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Moles Digs Through E-M Defense

Bloomfield proved worthy of the top-seed in the East part of the D-2 State Play-off bracket with a 76-6 win over Exeter-Milligan Thursday night in Bloomfield.Bee Quinten Moles was a...

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BDS In Sub With Meridian; Johnson-Brock …

Bruning-Davenport/Shickley enters the post-season at 25-4 and No. 3 in wildcard points in Class D-1.  The Eagles trail Meridian and Johnson-Brock in the wildcard standings.  BDS will more than likely...

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FC Heads Into Post-season 13-12

Fillmore Central entered C2-5 Sub-district play on Monday with a 13-12 record.  The Panthers drew 17-11 Freeman in first-round action in Tri County.  With a victory over the Falcons, FC...

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E-M Enters Post-season No. 3 In D-2 Wild…

Exeter-Milligan entered D2-2 Sub-district play with a season mark of 21-6 and No. 3 in wildcard points in Class D-2.  With a win over Dorchester, more than likely, the top-seeded...

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Jacobson, Schelkopf Qualify For State XC

Fillmore Central had two athletes qualify for this Friday's NSAA Class D State Cross Country Championships in Kearney.  Panther senior Grace Jacobson had her four-race win streak snapped but still...

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Panthers Unable To Get Victory At State

  Fillmore Central/Exeter-Milligan was unable to capture a win at the 2017 Class C NSAA State Softball Championships last week.  The seventh-seeded Panthers fell to Fairbury 15-5 in the opening round...

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No. 1 Eagles Roll Past Meridian

On a very dark harvest night, Bruning-Davenport/Shickley remained undefeated with a 44-14 win over Meridian.  The No. 1 state-rated Eagles led the contest 36-0 at halftime."Our Eagles continue to work...

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BDS Improves to 22-3; Plays Meridian In …

Bruning-Davenport/Shickley advanced to play top-seeded Meridian in the CRC Volleyball Tournament semi-finals on Monday after a pair of wins in York.  The 22-3 fourth-seeded Eagles downed High Plains in two...

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Timberwolves 20-5; In CRC Semi-finals

Exeter-Milligan played Shelby/Rising City Monday night in the semi-finals of the 2017 CRC Volleyball Tournament. With a win over the 10-15, Class C-2 Huskies, the 20-5 Timberwolves play the winner...

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FC Can't Corral Mustangs

Fillmore Central fell to 1-7 on the season after lopsided loss at Sutton on Friday.  The 7-1 Mustangs scored early and often in the 62-0 win, including a 46-0 halftime...

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Jacobson SNC Champ; Monteforte, Schelkop…

The Fillmore Central girls landed in third place at the 2017 Southern Nebraska Conference Cross Country Championships and the Panther boys finished in fourth.  Fairbury was the girls team champions...

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E-M Gets Past PC 42-14

Exeter-Milligan picked up its second win of the season Friday night with a 42-14 victory over Parkview Christian.  It was also Homecoming for the Timberwolves.Spencer Pribyl got the scoring started...

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FC Ahead 21-14

In still another result of last week's wet and cold weather, Fillmore Central leads Cross County 21-14 with 11:52 remaining in the fourth quarter.  The final portion of the game...

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