Irish Boys, Girls Both Look Sharp in Wins Over Sterling

STERLING - Despite just winning the state championship in football 11 days ago, the Sacred Heart Irish looked solid on the basketball court. Both their boys and girls teams beat Sterling on Thursday n... Read More

Marysville Rolls Over Axtell in Season Opener

MARYSVILLE - Marysville got to open their girls and boys basketball seasons at home, and Bulldog fans were certainly happy on Thursday night. The two Bulldog squads combined to defeat Axtell, 133-65. In the boys matchup, Marysville got out to a... Read More

NCN 21 Basketball Starts Thursday Night in Kansas

MARYSVILLE, KS - News Channel Nebraska is going south of the border to begin the NCN 21 Winter Sports season, as Marysville hosts Axtell in Kansas. Both the Marysville Boys and Girls enter this season looking to bounce back after a down 2015-16 s... Read More

With One Returning Starter, Beatrice Girls Are Trying to Develop Depth

BEATRICE - It doesn't help that the Beatrice Girls Basketball team is only returning one full time starter from last season, but it does help that it is an All-State player like Junior Michaela Jones. In Dennis Coudeyras's second year as head coac... Read More

Holiday Lighted Parade Brings Cheer To Beatrice

BEATRICE – Although Jack Frost hasn’t made his appearance yet, the holiday season is here. The Beatrice Area Chamber of Commerce and Gage County Tourism are hosting the 2nd annual Holiday Lighted Parade. Director of Gage County Tourism Lisa Wiega... Read More

Doane Rolls Through Carroll in NAIA National Championships

SIOUX CITY, IA - The Doane Tigers had little troubles in their pool play opener against Carroll College. They would win in straight sets, 25-14, 25-19 and 25-22. Maci Coffey had a team high 10 kills, while Shayla Wichmann and Kaitlin Bradley each ... Read More

Frank Zybach Memorial Dedicated on North Side of CHS

COLUMBUS - A small group braved the colder temperatures Tuesday to attend the dedication of the Frank Zybach memorial sign just off 28th Street in Columbus. Zybach was born in 1894 and group up in the Loup Township in Platte County, and in 1948 he... Read More

Local Family Makes Large Donation to Camp Jefferson Pool

FAIRBURY – Tis the season of giving and one local family gave a significant gift that will ensure the survival of a community jewel in Jefferson County. A $400,000 donation from Fairbury residents Vernon and Barb Pfaff  will be used... Read More

Beatrice Boys Ready to Reload and Chase Conference Title

BEATRICE - Despite losing a good group of seniors, the Beatrice Orangemen are set to make a conference championship run, and maybe, a chase for a state berth. "I always say when you're at Beatrice, you're expecting to compete in the conference, co... Read More