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Step inside for holiday magic KEARNEY — Tickets are on sale for the 25th Kearney Holiday Home Tour, which is planned 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 7. The preview cocktail recep- tion will be 5:30 p.m. Dec. 6. Six homes will be decorated for the holidays. For the third year, proceeds will support the HelpCare Clinic, 3015 A Ave. Just 200 tickets will be sold for the Dec. 6 cocktail recep- tion. Tickets at $50 each may be purchased at the clinic or at The Dec. 7 tour of five Ke- arney homes will be 10 a.m.- 4 p.m., and tickets are $20 each. Tickets may be purchased online at Tour or by contacting the clin- ic at 308-224-2392. Marc and Roberta Loescher — 1402 Ninth Ave. Dr. Walter Martin — 322 W. 22nd St. Kevin and Claressa Millsap — 4715 28th Ave. Andy and Lori Romatzke — 2410 W. 37th St. LaRoy and Angela Williams — 2404 W. 43rd Street Place Style of home: Victorian shingle style with Romanesque porch Theme of decorations : Our home is decorated in the Victorian period with antique and vintage Christmas decorations. Room of interest: It is hard to pick one or two rooms, as the house as a whole is unique. Decision to show home: We agreed to participate to encourage individuals to learn about the HelpCare Clinic as to how important it is to our community. Help with decorations: Kearney Floral assisted with the greenery on the porch. Style of home: Gothic revival Theme of decorations: Christmas Room of interest: The great room has stained glass and a beautiful beamed ceiling. Decision to show home: The reason for participating is to benefit a great cause. Help with decorations: Jane Meyer, previously of Shopping Tripps, will be decorating a week before the home tour. Style of home: Modern Theme of decorations: Modern chic Rooms of Interest: Open gathering room, kitchen/dining, piano room, family room, grand- children’s room Decision to show home: “ We want to share our love for Christmas and the ‘reason for the season,’ all while supporting an amazing cause in the HelpCare Clinic. With the proceeds fully going to the HelpCare Clinic, this is a way that we can contribute back to our amazing commu- nity,” Claressa Millsap said. Help with decorations: Kearney Floral Co., various metal art pieces by Sally Jurgensmeier Style of home: Traditional with a twist of modern Theme of decorations: Most rooms are by color — lots of sparkle Room of interest: All Decision to show home: “I love decorating for Christmas, and what better way to share it with others while helping support the HelpCare Clinic,” Lori Romatzke said. Help with decorations : N/A Style of home: Traditional Theme of decorations : Historical or family traditions. “We collect Santa Clauses, so I build it around the African American culture. The tree downstairs will be ornaments the kids have made,” Angela said. Room of interest: “It will probably be our living room, but I gave Nancy (Brass) full rein. I’m trying to be real flexible and not let the HelpCare Clinic down.” Decision to show home: “I really believe in the mission of the HelpCare Clinic. For everyone to contribute to society they need good health. To have a vibrant community you need a healthy community.” Help with decorations: Nancy Brass and Drapery Den DEC. 6 ONLY Mike Konz, Kearney Hub Erika Pritchard, Kearney Hub Lori Potter, Kearney Hub Erika Pritchard, Kearney Hub Courtesy •Interior Doors & Trim •Exterior Doors •Windows •Blinds •Backsplash •Tile •Carpet •Hardwood •Laminate •Luxury Vinyl Tile •Cabinets •Countertops •Onyx Vanity Tops •Onyx Showers 5804W. 2nd Ave. • Kearney, NE 308-338-8110 • Inspired INTERIORS BEGIN HERE We’d like to thank our dear friends and customers for their generous support at the holidays and all year. May your Thanksgiving be filled with an abundance of warmth, caring, friendship, food, fun and gratitude! 4318 2nd Ave. • Kearney • 308-234-2404 1215 Allen Dr. • Grand Island • 308-398-4004 1000 S Dewey St. • North Platte • 308-225-6212 YOUR HOLIDAY DECORATING STORE. Keep your heart & home warm this holiday season! 104 E. 11th, Kearney • HVAC EQUIPMENT & ACCESSORIES 234-2141 • The Dirt Works 5009 Avenue N • Kearney, NE 68847 M.J. Shultz - Owner Cell: (308) 240-3376 • Congratulations , Tom&Mary Alice Lanspa, on your newhome! Thank you for choosing us for your excavation needs! Robert Metz 27810 HWY 10 • Pleasanton, NE 68866 6008 Avenue L Place • Kearney, NE 68847 Phone 308-237-7131 • Cell: 308-440-9876 Bauer Well Drilling Geothermal, Domestic and Stock Wells CONGRATULATIONS to Tom & Mary Alice on your new home, and THANKS to Holz Construction for your business! Thank You Tom&Mary Alice Lanspa! THANK YOU HOLZ CONSTRUCTION Craig Peister Custom Home Plans & Designs Serving area homeowners for over 50 years. 1020 Central Ave. • Kearney, NE • 627-6647 Craig’s Designs Congratulations TOM & MARY ALICE LANSPA Thanks for choosing Craig’s Designs to design your new home! Tour Homes of PROUDSPONSORSOFTHE