Engaged Ann (Pickle) Friedenbach and Jay Emerson announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dale and Margaret Friedenbach of Bloomfield, NE, and the late Russell (Bud) and Lela Emerson of Vermillion. The couple is planning a Sept. 20 wedding.


Clubs Donahoe praises American pilots Maj. Damian Donahoe briefed Rotarians Tuesday noon about his experience three months earlier this year as a U.S. Army ground liaison officer in Qatar supporting Air Force bombing mission in Iraq. A former teacher at Vermillion High School before his service abroad, Donahoe is now … Read Article

Check It Out

Check It Out by Anne Marshall Showcased Book of the Week Bill Bryson is one of the world's most beloved and bestselling writers. In A Short History of Nearly Everything, he takes his ultimate journey into the most intriguing and consequential questions that science seeks to answer. This insatiably curious … Read Article