Monday, November 14, 2016
NEWS ROUNDUP: Jacee Weber Commits To Wayne State For Volleyball
DHS' Jacee Weber Signs With Wayne State: It appears Dorchester will soon have another Division II athlete in its ranks. DHS senior Jacee Weber signed last week to play volleyball for the Wayne State Wildcats. Meanwhile, Logan Hayek of Wilber-Clatonia committed to Division I Augustana for women's track and field. To our knowledge, those were the only Saline County Division I or II signings for 2016.
Dorchester Community Foundation Serves Around 250: We are told that around 250 attended the Dorchester Community Foundation Fund's popular grilled chicken luncheon and hamburger feed this past Sunday, Nov. 13, at the Dorchester Legion and Community Hall. Funds raised by the Foundation will go to a new splash pad planned for the city park. Unfortunately, we have no details on the splash pad project or its timeline. However, we do know that donations may be sent to the DCFF at anytime, made payable to the Dorchester Foundation and mailed to: Peg Bergmeyer, 101 Washington Ave., Dorchester, NE 68343; or Dale Hayek, 652 County Road 1200, Dorchester, NE 68343. Donations are tax deductible.
Need Christmas Gifts? Dorchester FBLA Vendor Gathering Is Nov. 27: Dorchester's Future Business Leaders of America chapter will be hosting a Holiday Vendor Extravaganza in the high school gyms on Nov. 27, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The event is intended to raise money for Longhorn students who attend the National FBLA Conference. If you know of vendors, craft booths, or businesses that would like to advertise for the holiday season, please have them contact the school at 402-946-2781. The word is there are already many, many vendors for this huge event. To purchase a booth space for your business, organization or craft, e-mail Mrs. Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org.