DUDLEY ELEMENTARY LUNCH MENU Wednesday, Jan. 23: Southwest: Taco. Italian: Pizza. Swede Specialties: Chinese. American: Chinese. Thursday, Jan. 24: Southwest: Chicken fajita. Italian: Pizza or layered Italian sandwich. Swede Specialties:

Gothenburg High School coronation candidates were announced in a pep rally Friday morning. The coronation ceremony will be Friday, Jan. 18, at 8 p.m. in the GHS north gym.

“I remember when me and my friend’s played Chinese fire drill,” said my grandmother Mary Moon as she made supper. I asked her what that meant, and she said it was when a carload of friends gets to a stop sign and everyone jumps out of the vehicle and runs around it a couple of times.

The Gothenburg High School cheerleaders won first place at a competition last weekend at Skutt Catholic High School in Omaha. They participated in the meet to help prepare for the state cheer and dance competition, which  will be held Feb.

Four Brady students played in the Oregon Trail Honor Band last week in Kimball. The 12th annual Oregon Trail Band was sponsored by Doane University and conducted by Dr. Jay W. Gilbert. The band worked during the day on Jan. 7 to prepare the following four selections to be performed that night.

Members of the Gothenburg High School band entertain the halftime crowd during Saturday’s game with Chase County. Pictured, from left, are: Kayla Peterson, Alyssa Demoret and Hanna Schaben.

A.J. Collins (green ankle bracelet) tries to take down Dax Nelson during an exhibition of the Brady youth wrestling program held last Thursday at the high school.