Elm Creek Woman Convicted for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

Elm Creek Woman Convicted for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

Supervisory Assistant U.S. Attorney United States Attorney Susan Lehr announced that Hallie Deleon, 25, formerly of Elm Creek, Nebraska, was sentenced on April 12, 2024, in federal court in Lincoln, Nebraska for possession with intent to distribute meth. Senior United States District Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Deleon to 22…
FBI Teen Academy Accepting Applications

FBI Teen Academy Accepting Applications

FBI -- The FBI’s Teen Academy program allows a diverse group of high school students the opportunity to develop leadership skills and to investigate the world of law enforcement. The Academy will be held on June 6, 2024. If you will be a high school junior or senior in the…
Ceresco Police Officer died in the Line of Duty

Ceresco Police Officer died in the Line of Duty

Gov. Jim Pillen has ordered flags be flown at half-mast until 5:00pm on the day of Officer Ross Bartlett's burial. View video of Nebraska State Patrol press conference here. APRIL 13, 2024 (LINCOLN, NEB.)  — The Nebraska State Patrol is heartbroken to announce the passing of Ceresco Police Officer Ross Bartlett.…
Hornady Manufacturing Presents Significant Donation to CCC

Hornady Manufacturing Presents Significant Donation to CCC

GRAND ISLAND, Neb. – The Central Community College Foundation is pleased to announce a $750,000 donation from Hornady Manufacturing. The gift establishes the Hornady Criminal Justice Fund at CCC and was given as a special project to celebrate the company’s 75th year in business. The fund will support criminal justice program scholarships…
Missing Persons Advisory canceled for Culbertson man

Missing Persons Advisory canceled for Culbertson man

UPDATE: The Endangered Missing Advisory activated to determine the whereabouts of Frederick Bogart, has been cancelled. The alert has been cancelled due to Located safe ___________ An Endangered Missing Advisory has been activated to determine the whereabouts of Frederick Bogart. An Endangered Missing Advisory has been issued for Southwest and…
Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Future Childcare Center in Overton

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for Future Childcare Center in Overton

OVERTON, NE - Non-profit organization Little Eagles Learning Center held a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday, April 10, 2024, for a 3,467 square foot childcare center. The center will be located at 403 6th St, Overton, NE 68863, across the street from the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, where the LELC childcare program…
Three Recent Arrests from Seward County Sheriff’s Office

Three Recent Arrests from Seward County Sheriff’s Office

April 12, 2024 (Seward, NE.) On Tuesday, April 9, 2024, a deputy with the Seward County Interdiction Task Force conducted a traffic stop for a violation of the Nebraska Rules of the Road on a Dodge Caravan near MM 388 eastbound I80. During the traffic stop, the deputy became increasingly…
Hopkins pleads not guilty to child abuse of infant son

Hopkins pleads not guilty to child abuse of infant son

A Cozad woman accused of Felony Child Abuse involving her infant son was arraigned on the charge in Dawson County District Court Friday. Carson Haynes was 3-months-old when he died on March 7, 2024. But before his death, 20-year-old Jasmine Hopkins is accused of being aware of severe burns to…