Seven Cross Country Teams Squared Off in Falls City

FALLS CITY - Falls City Middle and High Schools' only home cross country meet drew 6 other teams to challenge the Tigers. The meet that took place at the Falls City Country Club Golf Course. Teams ... Read More

The Southeast District Health Department would like to remind parents to maintain a careful watch on their children during the school year due to how easy it is to spread Bed Bugs, Lice and Scabies. None of these bugs spread disease, so they are not ... Read More

COLUMBUS - Power district leaders from around the state gathered at the Ramada Inn and Riversedge Convention Center to testify for and against recent rate and contract changes made by the Nebraska Public Power District. NPPD’s proposal would inc... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City Public Schools has been named a $25,000 grant recipient for the America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The district has plans to use the grant to implement its WATERS project: Ways... Read More

AUBURN - The American Legion is asking the city of Auburn for a financial commitment to install new lights at the baseball field on the Nemaha County fairgrounds. Pat Engles told the city council Sept. 14 that city utilities have used a bucket tru... Read More

LINCOLN (AP) - The group that led a petition drive to reinstate Nebraska's death penalty is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit that could keep the issue off the 2016 ballot. Attorneys for Nebraskans for the Death Penalty filed a motion to dismis... Read More

AUBURN - Nemaha County commissioners agreed Tuesday to pad the payroll of the county veterans service office in a campaign to modernize the handling of veterans’ claims. Commissioners said they will negotiate salaries with Otoe County Veterans S... Read More

COLUMBUS - The Norfolk Marching Band is getting ready for their latest competition this week. The Panthers, under the direction of first year instructor Todd Cook, will be taking part in the Columbus Marching Invitational on Saturday. The festiva... Read More

FALLS CITY - Owner of the CC All Stars Gymnastics and Cheer, Cara Cudney, certainly loves and has a passion for her job. Located at 1208 Stone Street in Falls City, Cudney's organization offers classes for children as little as 18 months, to adult... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - About a month after a Nebraska City man was arrested for using duct tape to tie down two boys and force them to watch the movie “Mommy Dearest,” the boys’ mother faces child abuse charges. Court records say police arrested Ma... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - A Nebraska state trooper reports finding weapons and over 20 pounds of marijuana in a mini-van after citizens reported erratic driving in Otoe County this weekend. The state patrol told an Otoe County judge that a citizen tried to ... Read More