Veterans & Teachers to Receive Special Honors at Midland U Football This Weekend

FREMONT, Neb. – In appreciation of Veteran’s Day, Midland University will honor local Veterans during the upcoming home Football game against Dordt College Saturday, November 10.

All Veterans will have FREE admission to the 1:00 p.m. game at Heedum Field and will be asked to stand at halftime in recognition for their service. Prior to kickoff, Midland University PBL and the Fremont DAV will partner together for Handoff for Veterans: Warrior to Warrior presenting the football and colors before Saturday’s match.

Educators will also be recognized during the halftime performance as part of the annual Fremont’s Favorite Teacher celebration presented by Runza. This year there were 70 teacher nominations with 6 winners including the following;

  • Shelly Caskey, Bell Field Elementary
  • Jennifer Powers, Bergan Elementary
  • Kylie Leland, Clarmar Elementary
  • Johanna Fittje, Howard Elementary
  • Emily Ridder, Linden Elementary
  • Emmie Hansen, Washington Elementary