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Recognizing the Heart City Heart Award recipient, Dr. Dick Jeffers!

The 75th annual Coronation was held Sunday, February 10, 2019. When Amanda Long read the recipients’ bio, people were wondering who this individual could be, until she came to the end about dentistry. Dr. Dick Jeffers was the recipient, however, his wife Kim Jeffers, came to accept the award on his behalf, as he was out golfing.

Here is what Amanda read during Coronation:

This year’s Heart City Heart Award goes to a 1953 graduate of Valentine High School. He is an Air Force veteran and applied his chosen profession in Valentine for 48 years. After college at UNL and his stint in the military, He moved back to Valentine in 1964 to reestablish his roots and raise his family of three boys and twin girls in the Heart City.



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