High School Basketball Scores

High School Basketball Scores

Thursday's ScoresThe Associated PressBOYS PREP BASKETBALLAmherst 65, Sumner-Eddyville-Miller 43Axtell 56, Hi-Line 47Bellevue West 73, Millard North 64Burke, S.D. 47, Boyd County 35Burke/South Central, S.D. 47, Boyd County 35Central City 69, David City 41Central Valley 45, Heartland Lutheran 28Columbus 62, Norfolk 52Diller-Odell 38, Freeman 33Doniphan-Trumbull 56, Ord 34Elmwood-Murdock 41, Palmyra 39Falls…
Husker Women end three-game skid with rout of Wisconsin

Husker Women end three-game skid with rout of Wisconsin

Lincoln - Alexis Markowski continued her strong play with a team-high 15 points to go along with eight rebounds to lead a balanced Nebraska attack in a 77-44 women's basketball win over Wisconsin on Thursday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Nebraska improved to 14-4 overall and 3-4 in the Big Ten, while Wisconsin…
Husker Men come up short in loss to Wisconsin

Husker Men come up short in loss to Wisconsin

Lincoln, Neb. – Nebraska fought back from a double-digit second-half deficit, but No. 11 Wisconsin held on to earn a 73-65 win over the Huskers at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Thursday. The Huskers (6-14, 0-9 Big Ten) trailed by as many as 18 in the second half, but rallied to get within…
Annette Shafer chosen to lead County Court in North Platte

Annette Shafer chosen to lead County Court in North Platte

Annette Shafer was selected to serve as Lincoln County Clerk Magistrate in North Platte as of Monday, January 24, 2022.  “Annette has 10 years of experience with the Lincoln County Court,” according to Trial Court Services Director Sheryl Connolly.  “Her knowledge of the various case types, as well as the judges,…
Lexington sisters get big surprise when brother returns from deployment

Lexington sisters get big surprise when brother returns from deployment

Lincoln, Nebraska, Jan. 27, 2022 — Birthdays, holidays, graduations. After nearly a year deployed overseas, U.S. Army Reserve Spc. Allen Castaneda wanted to make up for some of those important family moments he missed while serving, especially for his younger sisters, Priscila and Leslie. Castaneda left for a mission in…
AARP Nebraska Accepting 2022 Community Challenge Grant Applications

AARP Nebraska Accepting 2022 Community Challenge Grant Applications

The annual program aims to make local communities in Nebraska more livable  LINCOLN, NE (January 25, 2022) - AARP Nebraska invites local organizations and governments across the state to apply for the 2022 AARP Community Challenge grant program, now through March 22, 2022. Grants fund quick-action projects that help communities become more…
DeBoer Fund to provide scholarships for underrepresented students in STEM fields

DeBoer Fund to provide scholarships for underrepresented students in STEM fields

  (Hastings, Nebraska) – A new scholarship program at Hastings College supported by the Jennifer and Scott DeBoer Endowed Scholarship Fund will provide financial support for underrepresented students majoring in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.  An initial gift of $15,000 will fund three scholarships for the 2022-23 academic…