Farmer Olympics Rope in Hundreds

SYRACUSE – The Farmer Olympics at the Otoe County fair draws a large crowd Saturday Night. Contestants of all ages participated in 2 different groups with different challenges. Over 100 kids a... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH, NE - Kyle West did his best to change the outcome, but couldn't lead the Pierce senior legion baseball team past Bennington in the first round of the Class B State Legion Baseball Tournament Saturday afternoon. Post 72 lost 3-0 at Pla... Read More

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. -- Family, friends, teammates, coaches and Nebraska athletic department members were among those who crowded inside a sanctuary Saturday to memorialize punter Sam Foltz at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church. Nearly 2,00... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH, NE - Christian Frederick allowed just two runs on Saturday morning at the Class B State Legion Baseball Tournament in Plattsmouth, but Syracuse couldn't get the offense going in a 2-1 defeat to McCook in the first round. Kaden Sitzma... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH – Over 200 people attend the 3rd annual Taste of Plattsmouth Friday Evening. According to Plattsmouth Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Cindy Cruse this is the best that they have had in attendance. The Taste of Plattsmouth i... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH, NE - The Plattsmouth Legion program hosted all eight teams in a meet-and-greet event to open the 2016 Class B State Legion Baseball Tournament Friday night at the Plattsmouth High School baseball stadium. The event included a pulled ... Read More

FALLS CITY – Richardson County Sheriff’s Department is hosting an open house. The open house is for the public to see the new Richardson County Law Enforcement Center and Jail on Friday August 5. It runs from 3 pm until 8 pm and will be ope... Read More

LINCOLN — A state senator from Papillion is accused of having a sexually explicit video of himself on his state computer. State Sen. Bill Kintner did not immediately respond Friday to requests for comment. State Sen. Bob Krist, who chairs the... Read More

SYRACUSE - Morgan Leefers, Mason Wieckhorst and Justin Peterson claimed top trophies Friday at the Otoe County 4-H beef show with industry-favored cattle and a flare for showmanship. Wieckhorst, the 10-year-old son of Michael and Brenda Wieckhorst... Read More

HUMBOLDT – Over 30 swine are entered for the Richardson County Fair in Humboldt. Friday morning allowed over 30 kids to participate in the Swine Showmanship. Junior Grand Champion Katelynn Titus was very excited to win because she has only sh... Read More

LINCOLN - Memorial Stadium is a familiar place to Husker fans, but it's the voice of Husker Football that is going to be familiar to Beatrice residents. "Well, I'm happy to let the cat out of the bag. It's been kind of tough this summer. We had se... Read More