John Philip Falter Museum Joins Passport Program

FALLS CITY - The John Philip Falter Museum has joined a big list in hopes of drawing tourism to Falls City. They are now a part of the 2016 Nebraska Passport Program, which is designed to draw peop... Read More

TECUMSEH - The Nebraska Attorney General’s Office is prosecuting two cases on arson charges following the last May’s riot at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution. Lenaris Brown, 24, and Kyle L. Croghan, 26, are charged with felony arson... Read More

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — A July trial has been scheduled for a man accused of abusing a patient while working at the Beatrice State Developmental Center. 37-year-old Shawn Ebeling pleaded not guilty Thursday in Gage County District Court. His trial... Read More

WILBER, Neb. (AP) — A former Saline County Court assistant clerk accused of stealing thousands of dollars from the office has pleaded guilty. 42-year-old Jodi Rezabek pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony theft and attempted forgery. The Nebraska Sta... Read More

BEATRICE – Beatrice city leaders are hopeful that new development will be seen in the intermediate term, in an area declared eligible for tax increment financing this week. :16                  “period of time” Mayor ... Read More

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) - A July trial has been scheduled for a man accused of abusing a patient while working at the Beatrice State Developmental Center. Shawn Ebeling, 37,  pleaded not guilty Thursday in Gage County District Court. His trial is set... Read More

LINCOLN — A grand jury has declined to issue indictments in the killing of two prison inmates during a riot a year ago at the Tecumseh State Prison. Johnson County Attorney Rick Smith, who helped present information to the grand jury, said Thurs... Read More

Macy Richardson is running out of room for all of her trophies. They’ve spilled out of the 11-year-old’s bedroom into the rest of the house in Tecumseh. She recently added to her total when she won the Elks Hoop Shoot national free throw ... Read More

BEATRICE - Longtime Beatrice Daily Sun Sports Editor and Reporter, Jane White, passed away Thursday from complications of surgery in Lincoln.  She graduated from Beatrice High School in 1983 and was well known across Southeast Nebraska for her cover... Read More

TECUMSEH - Area golfers traveled to Tecumseh Country Club for a beautiful day of golf on Thursday. Teams represented included Johnson County Central, HTRS, Falls City, Palmyra, Auburn, Southern, Nebraska City, Lewiston and Pawnee City. The host... Read More

FAIRBURY – A town hall meeting to discuss renovations to city parks and the public pool in Fairbury was held Thursday at the Community Building. Olsson and Associates Project Manager Kevin Prior says proposals for many of the parks in town were... Read More