Football Nebraska Aquinas Catholic 39, Bishop Neumann 14 Arapahoe 52, Wauneta-Palisade 42 Arcadia-Loup City 30, St. Paul 8 Archbishop Bergan 53, Wisner-Pilger 0 Auburn 52, Falls City 7 BDS 74, Pawnee City 0 Beatrice 20, Omaha Roncalli Catholic 14 Bellevue West 48, Norfolk 7 Bennington 36, Plattsmouth 0 Bloomfield 76, Elkhorn Valley 8 Boone Central/Newman […]

CENTRAL CITY, Neb. (AP) — A group of central Nebraska students are rallying against bullying in the wake of a lawsuit alleging that other students harassed and urinated on two middle-school students in a locker room. The Grand Island Independent reports that the students gathered outside Central City Middle School Thursday afternoon. Noa Snyder, a […]

BEATRICE –  A man who has previously been incarcerated in Missouri on several occasions, has drawn a Gage County, Nebraska prison term. Jesse Henry was sentenced Thursday to one-year and two-months in prison on charges involving misuse of a credit card, that he found in a dumpster. Deputy Gage County Attorney Callyn Schuck said it […]

OMAHA/VALLEY — Forecasters at the National Weather Service in Omaha/Valley are predicting a very slow storm system could bring 3-plus inches of rain to portions of north central Nebraska. Most areas will see just over 1.5 inches as the cold front begins on Saturday night and works its way through Nebraska next Tuesday. Rain in […]

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska has fired athletic director Shawn Eichorst, citing his failure to improve “on-field performance” by the Cornhuskers. Chancellor Ronnie Green announced the move Thursday. Eichorst joined Nebraska in October 2012, and has about $1.7 million remaining on a contract that runs through June 2019. Green praised Eichorst but says his “efforts […]

Football Nebraska Columbus Scotus 52, Grand Island Central Catholic 7 Creighton Preparatory School 38, Papillion-LaVista 21 Lincoln East 49, Lincoln Northeast 14 Millard West 40, Papillion-LaVista South 6 Norfolk Catholic 28, Pierce 13 Stuart 44, St. Mary’s 6 Sutherland 40, Morrill 0 Wilcox-Hildreth 70, Red Cloud 6 Volleyball Nebraska Aquinas Catholic def. East Butler, 25-11, […]

WAKEFIELD – The Little Red Hen Theatre (LRHT) is celebrating Nebraska’s sesquicentennial with a production of “O Pioneers!” Saturday, September 23rd and Sunday, September 24th. “O Pioneers!” has been adapted into a two-act musical drama for Little Red Hen’s production. It is based on the book of the same name by Nebraska author, Willa Cather. […]

CENTRAL CITY, Neb. – The Lakeview volleyball team split their matches in a Tuesday triangular. The Viqueens fell to Nebraska Christian in two sets 25-16 and 25-22 and then went on to beat Boone Central/Newman Grove in straight sets 27-25 and 25-16. Lakeview’s Britney Stock led the way with 10 kills, hitting at a .233 […]

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The former executive director of the Nebraska Family Alliance is running for a seat in the Legislature. Al Riskowski of Lincoln announced Tuesday that he will run for the seat representing Legislative District 32, which includes four southeast Nebraska counties and part of Lancaster County. Riskowski is challenging Sen. Laura Ebke […]

CHADRON – Saturday near Chadron, John Rickard shot an Elk that state officials believe is a state record. Nebraska Game and Parks officials say, “John may hold a new record! The initial ‘green’ score puts him at the #2 if not #1 state archery record bull.” The bull was shot near Chadron, and the bull […]