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State Cross Country Area participant results

October 25, 2013

Broken Bow's Evan Rose placed 56th at the State Cross Country Meet in Kearney Friday. His time was 18:37.6. Anselmo-Merna's Libbie Cramer placed 2nd in the Class D girls standings with a time of 21:14.1. Anselmo-Merna's Adam Christen placed 50th in the Class D boys race with a time of 19:02.

See the full results at: https://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresbc.pdf (Class C Boys)
https://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresbd.pdf (Class D Boys)
https://nsaahome.org/textfile/cc/ccresgd.pdf (Girls Class D)

Sioux County outlasts Arcadia in slugfest

October 25, 2013

In a battle of two of the top teams in six-man football, No. 4 Arcadia came just short of topping No. 2 Sioux County, losing 30-18.

After a scoreless first quarter, Jordan Hovie-a mid-season Lexington transfer- helped the Huskies move the ball down the field before scoring on a six-yard touchdown run to put the Huskies up 6-0. Hovie Scored again in the final four minutes of the second quarter on a 19-yard touchdown run, extending the Huskies lead to 12-0.

Sioux County put up a 10-yard touchdown pass before the first half ended and the scored stayed at 12-8 at the break.

Got Bats? University of Nebraska-Kearney professor wants to know

October 25, 2013

With Halloween approaching, many people are putting up their spookiest décor: cackling witches, giant spiders, and a plethora of bats, depicting large fangs and evil eyes. These winged mammals have gotten a bad rap over the years as they turn up in unfavorable locations, like house attics and barns, and are chastised for being flying rabies carriers.

Nebraskans will get new notice when plates are due

October 25, 2013

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraskans will likely notice a change when it comes time to renew their license plates because reminder letters will now come from the state instead of counties.

Department of Motor Vehicles Director Rhonda Lahm says having the state mail the roughly 2.1 million notices each year will be more efficient.

Lahm says her department will use an automated method that should save time and money. Previously, each county sent reminders when vehicle registrations were due for renewal.

Oct. 24 Football scoreboard

October 25, 2013

Broken Bow- 40 Ainsworth- 7
Anselmo-Merna- 41 Elwood- 34
Twin Loup- 25 South Loup- 15
Loup City- 48 Ansley-Litchfield- 24
Loomis- 50 S-E-M- 14

Twin Loup Football outlasts South Loup

October 25, 2013

Twin Loup vs. South Loup is always a heavyweight fight where both teams can win the game by grinding it out.

This year, there was a slight twist as Twin Loup used a bit of trickery to help get the 25-15 victory.

In the final minutes of the first quarter, Twin Loup quarterback Jack Gibbens pitched the ball out to Dexter Griebel, who the launched a 41-yard pass to Brayden Davis, who took it in for the touchdown.

The score extended the Wolves lead to 18-7 to end the first quarter.

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