Cedar Creek, NE The volunteer fire department of Cedar Creek, NE. always leads the Fourth of July parade. The route is the same every year: the road that encircles the four lakes, with cornfields on the right and spectators on the left. Everyone is welcome to join the parade; anything that rolls: bicycles, golf carts, … Continue reading Americana
SW Omaha Construction Site Three months ago this was an idyllic farm setting in the Southwest corner of Douglas County, Nebraska. A crushed rock drive that wound its way through lush green corn fields to a proud white farm house where the porta-potty now sits. Large stately elms trees shaded the house and a sturdy … Continue reading Progress?
I was in Saunders County, looking for the Czech Presbyterian Cemetery. Four miles west of Wahoo, NE, on state hwy 92, then 3 1/2 miles south and a 1/2 mile east. By now, the sun was low in the sky and falling fast. A small sign on the county road directed me down a narrow lane, … Continue reading Country Cemetery