Randolph rolls to big season-opening win

RANDOLPH — The first football game of the season in Cedar County ended up being a 58-20 blow-out win for the Randolph Cardinals. Randolph’s sophomore sensation Nolan Nordhues had four touchdowns to lead the team to the 30-point win over Omaha Nation. Nordhues carried the ball for 100 yards, and picked up 46 more passing […]

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Obituary – Darlene E. Boughn

RANDOLPH — Darlene E. Boughn, 90, Randolph, died Aug. 21, 2011, at St. Joseph’s Rehabilitation and Care Center, Norfolk. Visitation was Aug. 26 at Johnson Funeral Home, Randolph. Private Family Services were held Aug. 26 at Johnson Funeral Home, Randolph, with interment in the Randolph Cemetery, Randolph. Pallbearers were Scott Sullivan, Marty Sullivan, Matthew Folkers, […]

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Area schools show an enrollment decline

HARTINGTON — All but one Cedar County school system showed enrollment declines when students returned to classes last week. Combined enrollment figures for 2011-12 in all of the schools across Cedar County are down 65 students from last year.

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Obituary – Darlene Boughn

RANDOLPH — Darlene Boughn, age 90, Randolph, Aug. 21, 2011, at St. Joseph’s Nursing Rehabilitation and Care Center, Norfolk. Funeral services are pending at Johnson Funeral Home, Randolph.

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Obituary – Paul F. Backer

RANDOLPH — Paul F. Backer, 81, Randolph, died Aug. 3, 2011, at Faith Regional Health Services, Norfolk. Visitation and a Rosary were Aug. 7 at St. Frances Catholic Church, Randolph. Funeral services were Aug. 8 at St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church, Randolph, with Rev. Michael J. Swanton officiating. Burial was in St. Frances […]

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Three County Post Offices targeted for closure

HARTINGTON — Three Cedar County Post Offices could be closed under the latest cost-cutting plan submitted by the U.S. Postal Service. Post Offices in Belden, Magnet and St. Helena have all made the list. Victor Paltz, chairman of the St. Helena Village Board, is unsure of the status of the St. Helena Post Office at […]

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