Fairbury school board approves creation of NSAA-sanctioned baseball team

FAIRBURY - The Fairbury school board approved the creation of an NSAA-sanctioned baseball team for the 2019-2020 school year. The board approved the motion on a 4-1 vote at a Monday meeting at the ... Read More

Beatrice girls' track wins River Cities Conference Championship at Ralston Thursday

RALSTON - The Beatrice track and field teams competed at the River Cities Conference meet at Ralston Thursday. The Lady O are conference champions, winning the meet with 154.5 points. That’s a full 33 points ahead of second place South Sioux Ci... Read More

Lady Jeffs place first, Fairbury boys are runner-up at Raymond Central Invite Thursday

RAYMOND - The Fairbury girls' track team won the team championship at the Raymond Central Track and Field Invitational Thursday, racking up 145 total points. The Fairbury boys were runners-up, totaling a season-high 110 points. North Bend Central... Read More

Rosters Announced for Northeast Nebraska All-Star Basketball Game

NORFOLK, NE -- The 36th Annual Northeast Nebraska All-Star Basketball Game has been set for June 14 with the girls’ game tipping off at 6 p.m. followed by the boys’ game at 8 p.m. at the Cox Activities Center in Norfolk. Each team will consist... Read More

BNFF swim standout Colton Starck signs with Nebraska Wesleyan swimming Thursday

FAIRBURY - Beatrice-Norris-Freeman-Fairbury swimmer Colton Starck signed his letter of intent to swim at the college level Thursday. In front of dozens of classmates, relatives and friends, Starck signed to swim at Nebraska Wesleyan University in ... Read More

Thayer Central boys, girls dominate Del Wicks Invitational at Deshler

DESHLER - The Thayer Central boys' and girls' track teams both took home their respective team titles Tuesday in the Del Wicks Track and Field Invitational at Deshler High School. The Titan boys won with 200 points - Superior was second with 122. ... Read More

Doane announces 2019 football schedule, will host Thursday game for the first time in 71 years

CRETE - The Doane Football team released its 2019 football schedule on Monday afternoon. The Tigers will open their schedule at home on Thursday, Aug. 29 against Ottawa University (Arizona) under the lights. Kickoff in the season opener is set... Read More

Norris' Jim Jacobsen stepping down after nine seasons as football coach

FIRTH - Norris head football coach Jim Jacobsen has stepped down after nine seasons. Norris went 45-45 during his tenure, with five playoff appearances. His 2012 team went 10-3 and reached the Class B championship game. Norris is now the seco... Read More