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Louisville Community Newsletter

•••August 30, 2017•••


To get your news paragraph, or announcement included into next Louisville newsletter, please send your information to editor@LouisvilleNebraska.com by 8am on Monday morning!


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Louisville Area Food Bank

New hours beginning September 7th, 2017!

The food bank will be open on the first and third Thursdays fo the month from 6-7 p.m.

The food bank is located in the First Christian Church 304 Main St. next to Copple's in Louisville.

Low income residents are welcome to come to the twice a month give away. Please bring a box to put items in.

This food bank is for residents of the Louisville Public School District.

For questions please contact Pastor Cathy at 402-677-9606 or Pastor Bob at 402-234-2055.

The Louisville Area Food Bank is always looking for donations of food as well. Thanks for the support!


Please find more information about Cub Scouts below!

To request more information or for more questions please contact Jana Dalton.



student of the week

Some additiona rules include:

  1. The student will be recognized for two weeks, thus we will only have two Student of the Week winners per month. This was done due to a lower number of nominations last year and to highlight that student for a longer period of time. It usually took at least a week before a student and their family knew they had won.
  2.  More personal information this year. Anything that you can think of as to why this student would deserve this award.
  3. The winner will be posted to social media via our company's pages. These could include Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or Snapchat. I will also be submitting the winner to the weekly online newsletters for each town and to the Plattsmouth Journal. These recognition posts will be done for two consecutive weeks.

For any questions please email Dan Witte.



FBG Service Corporation

Two F/T Cleaning Specialists

Position in Louisville

Evening Shift, 4p-12:30p

Wages start at $10.50-$11

To Apply call 402-467-1108

Visit http://www.fbgservices.com/ for more information.



 Library On Call


Upcoming High School Activities 

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Lions Football

 Louisville vs North Bend Recap

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North Bend 26

Visit here for read more highlights! 


Louisville vs Fort Calhoun

Friday September 1st,  2017

7:00 p.m. 

Louisville High School

202 West 3rd Street, Louisville, NE 68037


Lions Volleyball

Varsity Triangular

Thursday August 31st at 5:00 p.m.

Brownell Talbot High School


Cross Country 

Varsity Invitational

Friday, September 1st, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. 

Tecumseh Country Club



Cass County Central vs Arlington

Thrusday, August 31st, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

Weeping Water High School


Cass County Central vs Douglas County West 

Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.

Louisville High School


Cass County Central vs Malcolm

Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.

Louisville High School


Cass County youth, communities earn KNB awards

KAB award

Keep Nebraska Beautiful (KNB) recently honored youth groups, schools, civic and non-profit groups,

businesses, Keep America Beautiful Affiliates and local communities across the state in eight categories.

Read Entire Article HERE - Compliments of the Journal

Congratulations to Louisville Public Schools for recieving the 2017 First Place School Recycling Award! 

Photos compliments of @pride_purple  on Twitter.


Dynamite Pete

Dynamite Pete

Please click here to read the story of Levi Everett also known as Dynamite Pete who lived along Pawnee Creek along the Platte River. You can also find a hamburger named after him at the Main Street Cafe on Main Street. Stop by the Louisville Library to find some archives with more information as well. Photo and article compliments of the Omaha World Herald.


You can also click here for stories about Dynamite Pete compliments of Bill Tempelmeyer.




Cass & Sarpy Coalitions Merge to Form T.E.A.M

For the last 15 years, Tobacco Free Sarpy and Tobacco Free Cass County have been educating, advocating, and fighting big tobacco to address the multiple negative impacts of tobacco in our community. In August, the two coalitions officially joined forces and created Tobacco Education & Advocacy of the Midlands (T.E.A.M).

Do you know how tobacco affects our community?

Our Health. Smoking is still the #1 cause of preventable death, killing 6 million people a year, including 2,500 Nebraskans. That’s more than the entire population of Ashland that dies every single year, right here in the good life. Families are losing their mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, and grand parents because of tobacco. There are walks in the park, job promotions, baseball games, home purchases, weddings, and graduations – all missed because of a product that if used correctly; will maim or kill you. 

Our Youth. The tobacco industry spends over a million dollars an hour on marketing. Internal tobacco marketing documents prove that the industry spends those dollars specifically marketing to ages 12-15. In Nebraska – 1,800 youth under age 18 become daily smokers each year. 

Our Budget. Businesses lose $532 million worth of productivity due to smoking, plus Nebraska spends $795 million on smoking-related health care costs per year. That means state tax payers are annually spending $727 per person, regardless of age, on smoking-related health care expenses and lost productivity. Nebraska also has the 9thlowest cigarette taxes in the U.S. 

Our Environment. Cigarette waste is the #1 littered item on the planet. These butts are filled with cancer causing chemicals that get into our soil, groundwater, lakes, streams, sidewalks, and playgrounds.

The coalition is led by Autumn Burns, T.E.A.M Sarpy Coordinator and Becky Smart, T.E.A.M Cass Coordinator under fiscal agent CHI Midlands Health. A Steering Committee representing multiple community sectors advocating for tobacco-free environments includes T.E.A.M Chair, Sarpy/Cass Health Department Assistant Health Director Jenny Steventon; T.E.A.M Chair- Elect, City of Plattsmouth Recreation Director Michael Lennon; Sarpy County CASA Program Director Paula Creps; Plattsmouth Chamber of Commerce Director Cindy Cruse; Pavilion at Twin Creek Property Manager Cindy Dropinski; American Red Cross Disaster Program Manager Mike Francis; Novatis Respiratory Clinical Specialist Dee Humm; Bellevue Housing Authority Executive Director Carolyn Pospisil; and Sarpy Community YMCA Executive Director Katlin Wilson.

T.E.A.M meets every 4th Thursday of the month from 11:30-12:30pm at CHI Health Midlands in the Smith Suite. Please join us next month, we serve a light lunch. For questions please call 402-593-3022 or email Autumn.Burns@alegent.org.

Funding provided by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services/Tobacco Free Nebraska Program as a result of the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement.




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Area News




Boeing Boeing


Cass Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is currently recruiting CASA advocates to speak up for the best interest of abused and neglected children in Cass County.  The next training session is scheduled to begin October 1 and will run for five weeks.  The training consists of 15 hours of online training and 15 hours of in-person training.  We are also seeking male volunteers for this class as over 60% of our CASA children are males.  If you are interested, please contact Debbie Green at (402) 296-9521; email dgreen@casscasa.org or if you would like to learn more information about our program, please visit www.casscasa.org


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Katie Alvarado, Editor

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