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The 5-2 DC West Falcons volleyball team took on the Class D-1 No. 1 ranked 12-0 Archbishop Bergan Knights on Thursday, September 13. The Falcons hoped to be the first team to break the Knights’ unwavering win streak and upset the top ranked D-1 school.

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The 5-2 DC West Falcons volleyball team took on the Class D-1 No. 1 ranked 12-0 Archbishop Bergan Knights on Thursday, September 13. The Falcons hoped to be the first team to break the Knights’ unwavering win streak and upset the top ranked D-1 school.

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One of the greatest gifts that we can give to others is the gift of listening. Most of us think we know how to listen, but consider how often we find ourselves growing bored while listening or chomping at the bit to get a word in, or misunderstanding others. The psychologist, Carl Rogers, di…

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 I’ve been fortunate to have many strong women in my life that I look up to as role models. When I was growing up, I had my mother, my grandmothers and special teachers. I was inspired by Margaret Thatcher, and authors, Jane Austen and Willa Cather, and I have had remarkable mentors like Go…

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Ruth Olive Olsen was born on January 12, 1928 in Omaha, Nebraska to Chris and Mary (Barr) Olsen. She grew up in the Valley area, attending District #15 country school and graduated from Valley High School in 1946.

Elenore “YaYa” (Seletos) Welniak was born on June 7, 1936 in Omaha, Nebraska to George and Vasaliki (Poulopoulos) Seletos. Elenore grew up in Omaha, and graduated from Benson High School in 1954. Following high school, she attended Omaha University. Elenore stayed busy in high school as a ch…

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