Third grade teacher Stephanie Malcolm, left, starts out the third grader’s presentation at the ceremony.

Wauneta-Palisade students receive honors for winning poster competition

In December 2017 Wauneta-Palisade elementary students received information on the 811 poster contest which focused on the importance of knowing what is underground before digging. Students had to create a poster that visually explained Nebraska’s Call811 mantra “Know what’s below. Call before you dig.”
    Fifth graders Nathan Blackman, Collin Bley, Ashton Blackman and Grayden Sutherland and third graders Kenzie Bardsley and Addalyn Einspahr won the competition.
    Each student attended Governor Pete Ricketts’ proclamation ceremony at the State Capitol Building where their posters were on display. At the ceremony Ricketts proclaimed April as Safe Digging Month.

To read the full story, subscribe to the e-edition online or call the Breeze at 308-394-5389 to subscribe to the print edition

Wauneta Breeze

308-394-5389 (Phone)

308-394-5931 (Fax)

324 N. Tecumseh

PO Box 337

Wauneta NE 69045