The food prepared included 800 pounds of ham, 140 gallons of mashed potatoes and 120 gallons of vegetables.
Among the Castillo family members helping to brighten needy kids’ Christmas on Saturday was the Shawn Coffman family from Ogallala, with Castillo’s granddaughters Alex and Emma.
Toys From the Past will be featured on an episode of "A Toy Store Near You" that will debut Christmas Day. “It’s great to get the recognition that our stores are getting because it’s such a niche market," a store co-owner said.
NEW YORK (AP) — So much for good health and good cheer.
Right after Christmas, Dick Cochran will pack up his Hot Meals USA sleigh and head for western Kentucky to help feed emergency workers and storm victims after the deadly tornadoes of December 10.
December tornadoes are rare, but have occurred in Nebraska. Prior to Dec. 15, a total of five tornadoes had been confirmed in Nebraska since 1950. On Dec. 13, 1975, two tornadoes rated F2 occurred, one in Thayer County and one in Pawnee County. In 2016, Christmas Day tornadoes were confirmed in Phelps County (rated EF1), Kearney County (rated EF0) and in Buffalo County (rated EF0).
Crane River Theater will present “A Christmas Story” opening at 7 p.m. Saturday and continuing through Dec. 22 at the Merryman Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $25-$35.
For the second year in a row, Hot Meals USA will offer a free dinner on Christmas Day. Because of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, the annual open-to-the-public Christmas dinner at First United Methodist Church has been canceled, so the congregation stepped up to help Hot Meals, said the Rev. Matt Fowler, senior pastor.
It’s the first time the facility has had three residents over age 100.
The free admission is part of the zoo's "12 Days of Giving," during which zoo visitors are randomly selected for prizes.
A Mass will be celebrated in Vietnamese at 3 p.m. Christmas Day at St. James Catholic Church.
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