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Reflections, by Bill Tomek

Corporal Bill Tomek Name: William (Bill) G. TomekBranch of Service:  U.S. ArmyRank: Corporal, 4th Armored Division Band (III Corps)Dates of Service:  1953-1955Places Served: U.S. (Ft. Hood, TX) I was drafted in June 1953, three months before my 21st birthday. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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The Story Behind “Hail Varsity” and the “Band Song”

Thank you to Cornhusker Marching Band alumnus, Becca Wolf, for sharing her story with us and David Max for writing the article with help from the Wolf and Tollefsen familes. Please read the full story from Husker Max. “Everyone is … Continue reading

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Band Alumni Association Charter Member, Rob Clements, fills Legislative Seat

Elmwood banker Rob Clements is the governor’s pick to fill the southeast Nebraska legislative seat left open with the resignation of Bill Kintner of Papillion. In choosing Clements, Gov. Pete Ricketts bypassed a list of 35 formal applicants in favor … Continue reading

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CMB Alum, Aleah Peters, crowned Miss Nebraska

Congratulations to Aleah Peters, a feature twirler for the Cornhusker Marching Band 2014, who was crowned Miss Nebraska 2016 on Saturday, June 11! Good luck, Aleah, as you represent Nebraska in the Miss America Pageant the week of Sept. 6 in Atlantic … Continue reading

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Consider a donation today!

Please consider donating to the Jack R. Snider Band Alumni Association Fund! We hope to give scholarships to Cornhusker Marching Band members starting this fall. There are many amazing students in the band and the story below highlights one of those … Continue reading

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