WHAT’S NEW IN SPRINGFIELD, NE
JANUARY 5, 2011
167 MAIN STREET
FRIDAY & SATURDAY
Closed throughout January
Reopens February 1, 2011
with many exciting new classes, merchandise and events.
MASTER GARDENER 2011 CALENDARS
Features photos of master garden sites & gardening tips
On sale at:
Springfield Memorial Library
665 Main Street
EVERYONE'S GOING TO:
SPRINGFIELD MEMORIAL LIBRARY
AFTER SCHOOL ADVENTURE
GAMES & SNACKS!
THURSDAY, JANUARY 6, 2011
3:30 - 4:30 PM
NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED
DONATIONS NEEDED SPRINGFIELD DOWNTOWN PROJECT
Springfield Proposed Urban Park
The Springfield Community Foundation is seeking assistance for this proposed asset for the Springfield Downtown area, located on the vacant lot at the NE corner of 2nd & Main. The city council has agreed to purchase the lot. $20,000 is needed to bring this project to the next level. An anonymous donor will donate the first $5000. Any and all monetary contributions are appreciated. Suggested categories of giving include:
- $1000 –Visionary Businessman or Woman
- $25 Young Adult Community Builder
- In memory of:
- In honor of:
The Springfield Community Foundation is a 501 C # non-profit organization.
Make checks out to the Springfield Community Foundation and mail to:
PO Box 410
Springfield, NE 68059
Or drop off at Great Plains Realty Auction Co.
222 in Main Street
Tel: (402) 210-4885
SSAP BASKETBALL GAMES
SATURDAYS IN JANUARY & FEBRUARY
1st & 2nd GRADES @ SPRINGFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3rd - 6th GRADES @ SPRINGFIELD COMMUNITY BUILDING
FOR A COMPLETE SCHEDULE:
PLATTEVIEW HIGH TROJANS
BOYS & GIRLS BASKET BALL & BOYS WRESTLING
WINTER SPORTS SCHEDULE
FAMILY CONSIGNMENT & MORE
Friday 10AM -5PM
Saturday 9AM – 2PM
Tuesday –Thursday 10AM – 6PM
SOARING WINGS VINEYARD
JANUARY 9 – STOVALL
JANUARY 16 – KATIE LOGAN
JANUARY 15, 2011 – 7PM - 5 COURSE DINNER , $65 PER PERSON
FEBRUARY 12. 2011- 7PM - WINE, CHOCOLATE, ROSES. $65 PER PERSON
For more info on all events and specials, visit:
VFW PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Springfield VFW Post 9558 extends an invitation to join them for the monthly community breakfast. Held at the Legion Hall in Springfield, breakfast is served from 8:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. the last Sunday of the month from October through April. That will be January 30, 2011. The cost is $6.50 ($5 for breakfast and a donation of $1.50) for adults and kids aged 5 to 12 eat for $3.00. The breakfast includes pancakes, french toast, scrambled eggs, hash browns, ham and sausage (links and patties. Also included is coffee, orange juice and milk.
SARPY COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT HOLIDAY TRAFFIC REPORT
Sheriff Jeff Davis announces the following results from the “You drink and drive, you lose” campaign sponsored by the Nebraska Office of Highway safety for December 3-January 2, 2011 the enforcement efforts were every Friday and Saturday night thru the New Years holiday:
Driving under suspension/revocation-----70
DWI first offense---22
DWI, 1st offense over .15 BAC---11
DWI, second offense---11
DWI, second offense over .15 BAC---1
DWI, fourth offense------1
Zero tolerance, under age 21--2
No proof of insurance----16
Outstanding arrest warrant---14
Possession of marijuana----20
Possession of a controlled substance---9
Possession of drug paraphernalia—24
From December 3-January 2, the term of the grant for 2010 Sarpy County Sheriff made 48 total DWI arrest compared with the same time frame and grant “you drink and drive, you lose” in 2009 resulted in 21 total DWI arrests.
Total DWI arrest for all of 2010 was 816 compared to 318 for 2009.
2010 figures also include:
20-- Arrest for refusal to submit to breath/blood test
111 --second offense DWI
47-- Third offense DWI
130 --arrest for over .15 BAC (first offense)
4 --fifth offense DWI
30---arrest for over .15 BAC (second offense)
13---arrest for over .15 BAC (third offense)
3-----arrest for over .15 BAC (fourth offense)
THANKS FOR KEEPING US SAFE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON!
WHAT COULD BE BETTER THAN THIS!
GREENBLATT & SEAY SCHEDULE
~Don't do whatever you like -- like whatever you do.
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