Gated Community

One of the first things we needed to put up was a baby gate. Luckily Evenflo makes a nice looking gate to contain our craziness to one level … [Read More...]

I Love This Bar

Our basement bar is complete, and it has been quality control tested by a few of us to ensure it is fully functional. The bar has a small … [Read More...]

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Take Off Your Shoes

Carpet is finished! We went with Dreamweaver Stratosphere carpet in the color Leather. The carpet also has a 5/8" pad with a moisture … [Read More...]

Making a Splash

Our backsplash is installed! We went with 13" ceramic tiles set on a diagonal with 2" aged bronze accents in between tiles. The … [Read More...]

Fixed Up

For most all of our plumbing fixtures and other hardware we went with the Moen Brantford collection in oil rubbed bronze. Our kitchen faucet … [Read More...]

No Skeletons in this Closet

Amber and I put in all of our closet systems. We went with Rubbermaid Configurations closet systems and have been really happy with them. … [Read More...]

Gibson Family History

Vonnie Gibson Obituary

OMAHA – Vonnie J. “Jeanie” Gibson, 46, of Beaver Lake, formerly of Kearney, died Saturday, Jan. 13, 2001, at Clarkson Hospital in Omaha. Services were today at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Kearney with the Rev. Janet Sturgis officiating.  Burial was at Kearney Cemetery. O’Brien-Straatmann-Apfel Funeral Home in Kearney was in charge of arrangements. Memorials […]

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Wilson Family History

Otto Post Office

The Otto post office was established September 12, 1884, with Francis E. “Ed” Payne as postmaster. It too was named for Otto Skjelver. In 1890, William Brethour had the mail contract to carry mail from Inavale to Otto. The post office remained in the F.E. Payne residence in the NW 1/4 of section 34 until […]

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