Exeter-Milligan girls' track team wins Shelby-Rising City Invite for second straight year

SHELBY - The Exeter-Milligan track team competed with eight other schools in the Shelby-Rising City Track and Field invite Tuesday. For the second straight year, the Timberwolves’ girls team won th... Read More

Outdoor Notes: Visit Indian Cave State Park for Outdoor Adventure on April 27

LINCOLN, Neb. – Enjoy a day of fun, food and fungi April 27 at the 8th Annual Outdoor Adventure at Indian Cave State Park. The day’s activities include a mushroom hunting contest, Morel Mile run and 5k race, biscuits and gravy breakfast, hayrack... Read More

Omaha's Terence 'Bud' Crawford scores unconventional TKO against Amir Khan

NEW YORK — An Omaha-born world champion came to the Big Apple to defend his title belt against a challenger no one gave a chance, only to be stunned in one of the biggest upsets in boxing history. That isn't the story of Terence "Bud... Read More

Creighton gets strong pitching all weekend in series sweep of Seton Hall

NEW YORK — Creighton got another outstanding pitching performance Saturday as the Bluejays completed a Big East series sweep over Seton Hall. The Bluejays allowed a total of three runs in the series as they earned a 3-1 win Saturday. ... Read More

Nebraska high school track and field leaders

Nebraska high school track and field leaders through Friday meets. c — converted from hand-held timing; h — hand-held time * * * Boys 100 meters A: Miko Maessner, Kearney 10.60 Frankie Allen, Papill... Read More

Golf course guide: Nebraska and surrounding areas

A list of every golf course in Nebraska and western Iowa, plus select courses in other surrounding areas. The list includes location, course name, phone number and course details. * * * Nebraska Town, Course, Phone, Holes, ... Read More

Nebraska high school soccer statistic leaders, rankings

Boys Class A SCORERS G A Pts. Duncan McGuire, Omaha Creighton Prep 16 5 37 Royce Austen, Kearney 13 10 36 Isaiah Shaddick, Lincoln Southwest 14 6 34 Javier Baide, Grand Island 12 7 31 Abdi Adan, O... Read More

Wymore City Council swears in Anthony Shepardson as new chief of police Wednesday

WYMORE - The City of Wymore has a new chief of police. At Wednesday's city council meeting at the Wymore Community Center, Anthony Shepardson was officially sworn in, and he'll begin duties immediately. Shepardson, 49, has worked for the Gage ... Read More

Spring sports roundup: three area track meets take place Tuesday

The Dan Tesar Invitational Track and Field Invite at Tri County, the Exeter-Milligan Invite at McCool Junction and the Friend Invitational all took place Tuesday, with numerous area athletes and schools competing across the region. Here's a look at s... Read More

Johnson County Central's third-straight team title is a conference crown

LINCOLN - Tyler Bartels shot an 81 to finish third - one of four Johnson County Central golfers in the top ten - and the Thunderbirds won the East Central Nebraska Conference Tournament Championship Tuesday at Crooked Creek Golf Course in Lincoln. ... Read More

Nebraska native Zach Miller retires from NFL 18 months after horrific leg injury

Zach Miller, the Nebraska native and former UNO Maverick, announced his retirement from the NFL on Tuesday about 18 months after he nearly lost his leg in a horrific playing injury. Playing for the Chicago Bears in October 2017, Miller d... Read More