All seven team members brought home hardware and none were lower than fourth for the Lakeview girls Saturday at Neligh-Oakdale. That kind of top-to-bottom performance gave the Lady Vikes their fourth trophy of the season and third tournament championship.
Scotus Central Catholic senior Riley Eickmeier won his second straight conference medal while sophomore Spencer Wittwer collected his first on Saturday at Omaha Concordia.
Columbus High wrestling's first state championship coach has died at the age of 79.
One little town. Three thousand people. Two starkly different realities. It's another measure of how division has seeped into the American fabric, all the way to a single street in a small Minnesota town.
The Kentucky Derby may not be until May, but the St. Bonaventure Night of Entertainment committee is hoping to get residents into the famous horse racing event spirit.
The T-Bone Truck Stop in Columbus has been a part of the Lehr family for over 20 years and that legacy recently expanded to Duncan.
For those who attend Night to Shine's annual event, it is one of “the best nights of their year,” said Night to Shine Committee Chairwoman Amber Stary.
PLT4M -- a physical education software tool -- is already making Lakeview Community Schools' strength program more dynamic.
As Trev Alberts and the Nebraska Athletic Department begins to sift through survey results, one change to Memorial Stadium is coming immediately.
Class A (Rec.) | Pvs.1. Omaha Westside (15-1) | 12. Millard North (14-1) | 23. Bellevue West (14-2) | 34. Omaha Central (13-3) | 45. Creighton Prep (11-3) | 56. Gretna (9-5) | 67. Lincoln Northeast (13-2) | 78. Elkhorn South (9-5) | 99. Papillion-La Vista South (9-5) | -10. Lincoln Pius X (1…
Class A (Rec.) | Pvs.1. Millard South (16-0) | 12. Omaha Central (16-1) | 23. Fremont (14-1) | 34. Lincoln High (11-2) | 55. Bellevue East (11-4) | 86. Lincoln Pius X (12-3) | 67. Lincoln Southwest (10-2) | 78. Bellevue West (11-3) | 49. Millard North (11-5) | 910. Lincoln Northeast (8-6) 10…
Scotus Central Catholic girls basketball tied its season low in Friday's 37-27 loss at Fremont Bergan. The Shamrocks only allowed nine first-half points but had just 10 of their own and never took advantage of a solid defensive start.
Loup Public Power District plans to pay $1 million to Cornhusker Public Power District to take over annexed Humphrey customers.
After 40-plus years in education, Jody Timm has seen how the schooling has changed.
When a child has a mentor, it not only helps the mentee but the adult gains a rewarding experience as well, according to local mentoring organizations.
Scotus Central Catholic boys basketball dropped a pair of road games in the last two and fell to 3-13 as the losing skid extended to seven in a row.
Sometimes the ball just doesn't go through the hoop. That's how Scotus Central Catholic girls coach Jarrod Ridder characterized a 37-27 loss Friday at Fremont Bergan.
Lakeview girls basketball coach Monte Jones told junior Tori Osten to ensure she's always ready for every situation.
Lakeview boys basketball won for the second time in three games when it defeated Schuyler for another win Friday in a 68-26 home victory.
Boone Central had four wrestlers win gold medals a week ago at the Madison Invite. Carson Wood, Gavin Dozler, Hank Hudson and Dakota Rose finished atop the podium in their respective weight classes.
Humphrey Saint Francis housed the best basketball teams in the Goldenrod Conference this season as the boys and girls claimed the conference title on Saturday in Saint Paul.
A man facing a murder charge out of Columbus will be making his first appearance in Platte County Court on Thursday, Jan. 27.
Area county boards oppose a proposed state bill that would increase certain exemptions for the inheritance tax, thereby decreasing the amount gathered for each county's inheritance tax fund.
The SAT exam will move to a digital format in 2024 and will be shorter, administrators announced. A closer look at the changes and the reasons for them.
When planning a vacation or staycation, Columbus has its fair share of offerings, Columbus Area Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Katy McNeil said.
During her 22-year tenure in radio, Riley Scott - an avid book reader who reads about 15 books a month - recently found herself in a dream scenario.
Columbus High wrestling reversed a losing streak to Kearney that was at least as long as nine years in a row when it defeated the Bearcats on the road in 2020. Yet, as nice as it was to finally answer back, Kearney turned the tables less than 24 hours later and won a dual over Columbus at th…
Schuyler junior Diego Maganda claimed his first gold medal of the season at Friday's David City Invite, also earning the Warriors their first gold medal of the season.
David City, East Butler and Shelby-Rising City wrestled at Friday's David City Invite. The Scouts had 16 wrestlers compete, East Butler had seven and SRC had five.
Columbus High boys basketball had an answer each time Hastings went on a run and showed poise late in putting away the Tigers for a 61-50 home win on Saturday night.
Nebraska now will try to make a move back up the Big Ten standings during a favorable stretch of its schedule.
If Nebraska can't win at least a couple of games in this stretch, it would be almost impossible to argue that the Huskers are making any progress.
The Huskers missed 12 of their first 13 shots to open the second half. "When you have a stretch like we did, it's tough to win," says Fred Hoiberg.
The case began with a National Center for Missing and Exploited Children cyber tip indicating that a Facebook user had attempted to share a video of child pornography to another Facebook user, the prosecutor said.
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