Southeast Community College Beatrice and Milford Residential Hall Construction Costs Set

BEATRICE – Southeast Community College has set the guaranteed maximum prices that will be paid to build new residential halls on the Beatrice and Milford Campuses. The SCC Board, meeting in Hebro... Read More

Street, Park Work Going on in East Beatrice

BEATRICE – Beatrice Street crews have reopened Dorsey Avenue to travel, but a section of North 19th is now closed for construction.  Part of 19th is closed between Court and Lincoln Streets. New concrete surface is being installed. City Adminis... Read More

Promoted Beatrice Police Officers Introduced Before Elected Officials

BEATRICE – Two newly promoted Beatrice Police officers were introduced before the Beatrice Mayor and City Council last night.  Police Chief Bruce Lang says long-time officer and Sergeant Jay Murphy has been promoted to Lieutenant rank. :25... Read More

Beatrice Ordinance Amendments Approved for Containers, Bed and Breakfast Operations

BEATRICE – The City of Beatrice will have new rules on storage containers and bed and breakfast operations within residential zones.   The city council approved the changes, Monday night. One new regulation prohibits storage containers in resi... Read More

Eastman: Trump 'Committed Treason' on Live TV

Omaha, NE.—Democratic Congressional hopeful Kara Eastman is accusing President Trump of committing "treason on live television." Eastman's charge follows Mr. Trump's controversial comments favoring Russia over his own intelligence officials rega... Read More

Heartland Bank to Purchase First National of Fairbury and Jefferson County Bank

FAIRBURY - Heartland Bank announced Monday that it reached an agreement to purchase Jefferson County Bank in Daykin, and First National Bank of Fairbury. The purchase is expected to close around the end of the year and is subject to regulatory app... Read More

Troopers Honored For Efforts to Relay Critical Medicine

BEATRICE – A group of Nebraska State Patrol troopers received recognition Monday, for their life-saving relay efforts to bring critical medicine from Omaha to North Platte…helping a hospitalized child in Colorado fighting a brain infection. Th... Read More

Investigating Vehicle Report, Beatrice Police Make Drug Arrest

BEATRICE – Beatrice Police made an arrest over the weekend for drug violations, after checking out what appeared to be an abandoned vehicle. Lieutenant Jay Murphy says police were notified at about 12:20 Sunday morning, about a vehicle that appe... Read More

Wymore American Legion Juniors Baseball Season Ends

BATTLE CREEK - The Wymore American Legion Juniors baseball season came to an end on Sunday, with a 12-2 loss to Pender in the second round of the Class-C State Tournament at Battle Creek. Pender jumped out to a 4-1 lead after two innings, before a... Read More

Beatrice Hosts Area Senior Tournament

Beatrice will host one of seven Class-B Nebraska American Legion Area Baseball Tournaments at Christenson Field. Beatrice Exmark American Legion Seniors Coach, Chris Belding, talks about the advantage of hosting an Area Tournament. "It is reall... Read More

New Hotel Project Being Proposed, For North Beatrice

BEATRICE – The Beatrice Planning and Zoning Commission will review a proposal next week for an extended stay hotel project, in north Beatrice. The project, a MyPlace Extended Stay Hotel would offer between 46 and 52 rooms and would be located on... Read More