Outdoor notes: Commission to consider recommendation for mountain lion season

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider a staff recommendation to approve a proposed 2020 mountain lion season when it meets June 21 in Alma. The meeting will begin at ... Read More

CWS, NCAA to donate 'tens of thousands of dollars' to flood relief

CWS officials announced Wednesday a joint pledge with the NCAA to fund the rehabilitation of local baseball and softball diamonds affected by flooding. "We don't know the exact amount, but among ourselves here we expect to give tens of thousan... Read More

York's Brady Danielson follows coach from Northern State to North Dakota

York’s Brady Danielson was sure of his decision to sign to play basketball for Division II Northern State. But that changed when Northern’s head coach of nine years, Paul Sather, accepted the same position at North Dakota in late May... Read More

New Trailblazer Conference to Initially Have Six Members

BEATRICE – That new affiliation of six southeast Nebraska Public Schools will go by the name of the Trailblazer Conference. Beatrice, Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Ralston, Springfield Platteview, and Wahoo are banding together for competition and... Read More

When and where you can watch College World Series teams practice before games begin

Want to get a glimpse of the College World Series teams before games begin Saturday? They'll be practicing at various locations throughout the Metro area on Thursday. Then on Friday each team will have 50 minutes of allotted practice tim... Read More

College World Series field is set with iconic coaches, underdogs and the regulars

The last two College World Series spots went to a couple of SEC teams that cruised through their winner-take-all games in blowout fashion Monday afternoon. Auburn scored 13 runs in the first inning against North Carolina — the second... Read More

Doane University announces coaching changes in tennis and women's basketball

Tracee Fairbanks, who has been the women’s basketball coach at Doane since 1999, has resigned her position, the school announced Monday. Fairbanks won 308 games with the Tigers, leading them to the NAIA national tournament twice. Doane... Read More

Beatrice Public Schools Joining New Six-School Conference

BEATRICE – Beatrice Public Schools will join five other public schools in a new conference for athletics, fine arts, activities and academics, beginning with the 2020-2021 school year. The Beatrice School Board formally voted Monday night to dep... Read More


NEBRASKA CITY - Nebraska City and Plattsmouth will join four other school districts to form the new "Trailblazer Conference" beginning in 2020-2021. The Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Beatrice, Ralston and Platteview Boards of Education voted to leav... Read More

Florida State coach Mike Martin's career will end in Omaha, and he may take home a national title

The winningest coach in college baseball history will end his career in Omaha. And perhaps this time, Florida State’s Mike Martin will finally get that elusive national title. The Seminoles continued their run Sunday by securing a s... Read More

These teams have clinched a spot in the 2019 College World Series

The 2019 College World Series is less than a week away, and teams are starting to secure their spots. Super regionals are going on throughout the country, and you can click here to follow live updates. We'll be keeping an eye on the tea... Read More