July 14th, 2015
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Scott Frost, who quarterbacked Nebraska to a share of the national championship in 1997, and four other former Cornhuskers will be inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame this fall.
Ex-Huskers Demorrio Williams, Josh Bullocks, Jeff Krecji and Harry Wilson also were announced as inductees Thursday.
Brook Berringer, a quarterback on the 1994 and '95 national championship teams, will receive an honorary posthumous induction into the hall.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” Some of Nebraska's groundwater regulators are joining forces to ensure that their districts' long-term water supply remains sustainable in dry years.
The Middle Niobrara Natural Resources District board said last week that it has partnered with four neighboring districts within the Niobrara River basin. The river is a popular spot for tourists in an area covering a large portion of northern Nebraska.
Pearson Physical Therapy's Stride Clinic is Tuesday from 3-7 p.m. at 2021 South E Street Broken Bow.
The Custer County Fair starts on Thursday with the Fashion Show beginning at 7 p.m.
See our calendar of events for a schedule of the Fair.
The City of Broken Bow has two vacancies for the Planning Commission Board. This vacancy will have a three year term. Duties for the Planning Commission are making and adopting plans for the physical development of the city. The commission prepares and adopts a capital improvement program, subdivision regulations, building codes, and zoning ordinances. They may grant conditional uses or special exceptions to property owners for the special or conditional use of their property if it is among those uses specifically identified in the zoning ordinance.
The Confederate flag was lowered from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse on Friday, marking a stunning political reversal in a state where many thought the rebel banner would fly indefinitely
This weekend in Broken Bow All School Alumni Weekend, D.C. Lynch Carnival and The Road to Recovery Ride Benefit for Deb Sonnichsen.
Litchfield Old Settlers Picnic and All School Alumni is this weekend.
Arnold is hosting a motorcycle rally Saturday and Sunday.
Check out our calendar of events for more information.
This pictures was in our July 13, 1995 issue. It is a picture from Crazy Days in Broken Bow.
Winners of the Broken Bow Crazy Days dress-up contest were Ruby Leck, first, center, Chalice Griess, second, in back, and third went to, from left, Diane Ellingson and Mary Sullens, and Janet Coble at right. The theme of the Crazy Days was the Gold Rush.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) â€” A new arm of the Nebraska athletic department has been created to collect and analyze data related to performances of teams and individual athletes.
Nebraska announced Wednesday that Tucker Zeleny would be the director of sports analytics and data analysis.
Associate athletic director for performance and strategic research Steve Waterfield said the work of Zeleny and his staff would help give Nebraska teams a competitive advantage.
Zeleny earned his doctorate in statistics from Nebraska in May.
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” A House panel has issued a subpoena to Secretary of State John Kerry for department documents, reports and letters related to the contentious push to build the Keystone XL pipeline.
Republicans on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee announced the subpoena on Wednesday.
The $8 billion pipeline would transport oil harvested from Canada's tar sands to pipelines linked to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.
Hastings resident, Dr. Scott McCormick, Jr., 86, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2015, at Mary Lanning Healthcare, Hastings.
Memorial services were Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at Butler Volland Chapel, Hastings with the Rev. Dr. Jimmy Shelbourn officiating. Private burial will be in Wyuka Cemetery, Lincoln, at a later date.
Memorials may be given to Dr. Scott McCormick, Jr. Memorial Fund. Private condolences may be sent to the family at www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.