Elan Pittman made the unlikely but seemingly appropriate insurance score for Class A No. 4-rated Lincoln Southeast in Friday’s 17-7 win over N…
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Defending C-2 champion Ord to be tested by Central City
Located a couple miles north of Royal in Antelope County, Grove Lake is a beautiful place to go fishing and boating.
Megan Roach had to battle within herself during the Nebraska State Fair Marathon.
"No one leaves this place a loser," the ESPN broadcast picked up Hastings coach Dustin Rader telling his players.
Tri-City president of hockey operations and head coach Anthony Noreen believes Mitchell Miller deserves a second chance.
Hunter Nepple had another big game as Hastings stayed alive at the Little League World Series.
It wasn’t pretty, but Grand Island Central Catholic will take its 9-4 victory over St. Paul on Monday.
After Hastings tied the game in the bottom of the sixth inning on a three-run blast, Hawaii scored eight runs in extra innings en route to an …
The team from Hastings is moving on after a big two-way performance and a lineup that peppered 11 hits around Volunteer Stadium in Williamsport.
Hastings, representing Nebraska and the Midwest region at the Little League World Series, won its opening game against Toms River, N.J., on Th…
Omaha Skutt grad Thomas Gilman, a four-time Nebraska state champion who became an All-American at Iowa, won an Olympic bronze medal Thursday i…
PALMER — Dannebrog-Cairo-Boelus used a big inning to earn its spot in Class C American Legion seniors state tournament final
Tom Rathman was more than happy to be back in Grand Island.
It won’t just be the boxers whose hands are raised at the Heartland Events Center on Friday who will be celebrating.
A Grand Island legend is going to be part of the Nebraska Greats Foundation.
Last year's opening ceremonies were virtual due to COVID-19. This time, a welcomed return of normalcy — "We are very happy with what is going on."
The Cornhusker State Games held its opening ceremony Friday at Seacrest Field. Journal Star photos by Eakin Howard