Omaha teacher who had sex with 13-year-old pleads guilty to sexual assault

A former teacher who had a sexual relationship with one of his former middle school students — starting when the girl was 13 — has pleaded guilty and faces at least two decades in prison. ... Read More

BEATRICE -  Never has a few seconds of darkness received so much attention, but Beatrice-area officials are gearing up to capitalize on a total solar eclipse, in August of next year. The Beatrice-area is smack dab in the middle of a pathway where... Read More

FALLS CITY - Falls City officials are going to court to emphasize the need for tidy properties and mowed lawns. Police code enforcement officers issued citations in August and September that have resulted in court dates and arrest warrants. Most o... Read More

LINCOLN — The scene felt like a corporate seminar aimed at pumping up the sales force to set quarterly records. Spontaneous cheers and applause echoed off the cinder-block walls of the prison gymnasium. Participants exchanged high five... Read More

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) - Authorities in Gage County say a man has been killed in a tractor accident. Officers and medics were dispatched around 7:45 p.m. Thursday to the scene seven miles east-northeast of Beatrice. Beatrice radio station, News Chann... Read More

BEATRICE – Beatrice Communications has confirmed an accident took the life of a man last night, east of the city. A male victim was pinned by a tractor he had been operating. A medical helicopter was summoned to the scene, but called off a fe... Read More

LEWISTON - The Lady Irish of Falls City Sacred Heart had no issues in a three set victory over Lewiston on Thursday night. Seniors Jade Hill and Haylee Heits led the way for the Lady Irish victory. Hill finished with 14 kills and Heits contributed... Read More

FALLS CITY - Even though Rylee Scholl is just a junior, she knew the important of the final home regular season game for Falls City. "I was freaking out, I lost it the last time I had a chance to win and I didn't want to ruin for our team and our ... Read More

Catchable-size rainbow trout are being stocked in city ponds and lakes across the state by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. These stockings will enhance fishing opportunities this fall and winter. Trout fishing is a great way to i... Read More

FALLS CITY - In an effort to continuously re-up the blood supply in the Falls City area, the American Red Cross hosted a blood drive on Thursday at Prichard Auditorium. The drive is normally held four times a year with the American Red Cross comin... Read More

BEATRICE - Sitting at 4-0, the Huskers withstood their tough test against a ranked Oregon team and now have the lightest part of their schedule in front of them. HuskerOnline.com Publisher Sean Callahan said at the Husker Insight Luncheon at Risky... Read More