Scrub, uniform sale at CCH
COLUMBUS -- Columbus Community Hospital volunteers will host a scrubs and uniforms sale from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday in the conference center on the third floor of the hospital.
Payroll deduction will be available for CCH employees. Cash, check and debit/credit cards will also be accepted. Proceeds will benefit medical advancement efforts at Columbus Community Hospital.
Remembrance service planned
COLUMBUS -- Tabitha Hospice, McKown Funeral Home and Gass Haney Funeral Home are sponsoring a holiday remembrance service at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Columbus Community Center, 3111 19th St.
This will be a gathering to remember those who have died, honoring them with prayer, music and devotions.
For more information or to RSVP, call Tabitha at 402-362-7739.
Brazilian jet tests Nebraska winds
SCOTTSBLUFF (AP) — A Brazilian jet has been testing itself against the winds of western Nebraska, flying in and out of the Scottsbluff airport.
Western Nebraska Regional Airport manager Darwin Skelton said Friday the KC-390 military cargo and troop transport arrived Monday with about 20 test personnel.
The two-engine product of Brazilian aerospace company Embraer can haul up to 66 paratroopers or hold 26 metric tons of cargo. It also comes in an aerial tanker version.