Alexander, Shirley G., 75 — 10:30 a.m. today, Sept. 28, Living Faith Fellowship Church, Kearney. Burial: private family, later date. Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services, Kearney, is in charge of arrangements.

About 130 school children got some outdoor education at the annual Ag Field Day in Ogallala on Thursday.

Students used fire to braze pipes, placed nails in the 2020 auction house and learned all about the technical trade fields Wednesday at North Platte Community College.

Alexander, Shirley G., 75 — 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28, Living Faith Fellowship Church, Kearney. Burial: private family, later date. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, Horner Lieske McBride & Kuhl Funeral and Cremation Services, Kearney.

The North Platte High School Band marches Saturday morning in the UNK Band Day Parade in Kearney. NPHS placed third in the marching band competition in Class AA. Other west central Nebraska high school bands participating included Cozad, second place in Class B, and Cambridge, third place in…