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Cabin is calling as Goodman reaches the end of the road

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

After 30 years of hard work, Lake County Highway Engineer Alan Goodman said he is looking forward to retirement. He plans to spend time with his family, especially his three grandchildren, make improvements on his cabin near Grand Rapids, and enjoy golfing, night-fishing and reading.
“Retirement opens another door, and I’ll get to go through that door and see what’s on the other side,” Goodman said. “It just felt like it was time.” Continue Reading

Shari says goodbye to Two Harbors

July 25, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

To my friends in Two Harbors,
It has certainly been a pleasure being accepted as part of the community of Two Harbors in the years that I have spent at the Lake County News-Chronicle. Thank you all for your shared stories and fun chats at the counter each week. Continue Reading

Hemmert retires from Head Start

May 8, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON After 18 eventful years at Head Start, Linda Hemmert is finally closing a chapter in her life the teaching chapter. Continue Reading

Court Administrator retires after 33 years

March 20, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON As of today, Sandi Hensley has worked for the courts for 33 years. Thursday is her last day, and Friday she’s leaving for a girls’ weekend of shopping and fun. After more than three decades, retirement is literally right around the corner. Continue Reading

City employee retires after 43 years of service

January 11, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Steve DeGroot started his summer job in 1968 at the Public Works Department for the City of Worthington while waiting for classes to begin at the Jackson vocational school. Forty-three years later, DeGroot is calling it quits as he retires this Friday. Continue Reading

Mechanic retires from JBS after 47 years

September 21, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Olson recognized for career, positive attitude
WORTHINGTON Few people can boast an employment record in which they’ve taken less than a handful of sick days in 27 years, much less 47 years, but Don Olson can count himself among them. Continue Reading

Sally Anne Benson retires after 29 years at Worthington Montessori School

May 19, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Instilling curiosity, respect for others is vital part of preschool program
WORTHINGTON Kneeling among the 3- to 5-year-old students in the sunny Worthington Montessori School (WMS) classroom, Sally Anne Benson would be difficult to spot were it not for her gray curls. Continue Reading

102-year-old Nebraska legislative employee retires

April 27, 2011 in West Central Tribune

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Sally Gordon arrived quietly on her final day at the Nebraska Capitol, early as usual, and set to work as she has in scores of jobs over more than 80 years. Continue Reading