They were cowboys and cowgirls – if only for a day.
A total of 166 children with special needs turned out for the Partner Up Rodeo at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds on Wednesday.
They rode on horses and wagons, sat on a bucking barrel, swung ropes and petted donkeys, goats and a camel among many other activities. Best of all, they made friends with their heroes. [Read more…]
Seward – The North Platte Community College Lady Knights volleyball team lost to the Concordia University Junior Varsity on Tuesday night in four sets, 19-25, 25-11, 25-21 and 25-18. [Read more…]
The Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent (NR-not ranked last week). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Nick Benes, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune. [Read more…]
Sterling, CO – The North Platte Community College Lady Knights Volleyball team finished the Pizza Hut Invitational with two wins on Saturday to go 2-2 in the tournament. [Read more…]