Archive - Jan 4, 2012
Jesse Kulp and Kylie Talacko, of Omaha, are excited to announce the arrival of their first child. Easton Eugene Kulp was born Dec. 21, 2011, at 10:55 a.m. at Bergan Mercy Hospital in Omaha. He weighed 8 pounds 4 ounces and was 20 inches long. Eastonâs grandparents are Ron and Terri Talacko of Omaha, Scott and Yolonda Spanel of Broken Bow, and Jeff Kulp of Callaway.
It was the phone call every parent fears; âHello, this is so-and-so with the Sheriffâs Office. Do you have a daughter, Jordan? There has been a horrific accident. She is alive, but. . .â
Jordan Marshâs parents, Jim and Stacy Marsh of Ansley, received that phone call Sunday night, Nov. 13, at about 9 p.m.
âStacy got up and answered the phone, and I could tell immediately something bad had happened,â recalls Jim of that night.
A domestic dispute early Monday morning led to a Broken Bow man being flown to Kearney with knife wounds. According to the report, the Broken Bow Police Department was notified when Geoffrey Eng was allegedly stabbed in the face and neck while trying to defend a minor girl from her boyfriend who was assaulting her. The boyfriend, 20-year-old Randy Martinez of Broken Bow, allegedly stabbed Eng four times when Eng attempted to pull Martinez away from the girl.
Edna Ruth Fisher, age 95 of Comstock, died at the Plum Creek Well Life in Lexington. Funeral services will be Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012, at the United Methodist Church in Broken Bow with the Rev. Todd Karges officiating. Interment will be in the Douglas Grove Cemetery at Comstock. Visitation will be Friday from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Govier Brothers Mortuary. Memorials are suggested to the Comstock Fire dept. or the Lexington United Methodist Church.
Donald G. Runyan, 89 of Indianapolis, Ind., passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012. He was born March 18, 1922, in Mason City, to the late Wright and Eva Runyan.
Don was a veteran of the United States Air Corp. and graduate of Southern Methodist University. He worked for the FAA for 30 years, primarily as an Air Traffic Controller and later in data systems. Don was also a member of the Chapel Hill United Methodist Church.