Wednesday, October 24, 2018
WAVERLY – Traffic volumes aren’t significant enough at Waverly intersections to warrant traffic signals but there are other options, according to draft results of a study presented at the Oct. 23 Waverly City Council Meeting.
WAVERLY – James and Heather Gilman have lived in Waverly for 12 years. Ten of those years, they have turned the front of their house and garage into a haunted house.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
WAVERLY – Lancaster County farmer Marion Eisler directed a $2,500 donation to the Waverly FFA as part of the America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund.
CERESCO – The Ceresco Youth Recreation Association thought Halloween would be a good time to raise money for their organization and decided to turn the whole evening into nothing but fun for the entire family.
Thursday, October 18, 2018
WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — Hy-Vee, Inc., based in West Des Moines, Iowa, is voluntarily recalling six of its meat and potato products across its eight-state region due to possible contamination with Salmonella and Listeria monocytogenes.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
WAVERLY – Waverly leaders last week made steps to ask Lancaster County to help alleviate one of residents’ largest concerns in recent weeks.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
LINCOLN – For the week ending Oct. 7, there were 3.2 days suitable for fieldwork, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. Topsoil moisture supplies rated one percent very short, eight percent short, 76 percent adequate, and 15 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture suppl…
LINCOLN – U.S. Bank® and the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) has announced the nominations for their 2018-2019 Believers and Achievers. Believers and Achievers is a state-wide program designed by U.S. Bank and the NSAA to give recognition to Nebraska’s future leaders.
LINCOLN – Lancaster County 4-H is proud to announce Erica Peterson of Duncan, formerly of Waverly, as winner of the November “Heart of 4-H Award” in recognition of outstanding volunteer service.
Friday, October 12, 2018
LINCOLN – Nebraska Extension in Lancaster County and the Nebraska Forest Service are presenting a seminar about Emerald Ash Borer to provide property owners with the information they need to make good decisions about their ash trees.
Thursday, October 11, 2018
SEWARD – Elizabeth Gierke of Waverly and the University Symphonic Band of Concordia University performed its fall concert Tuesday, Oct. 9, in the Cattle Conference Room located in Janzow Campus Center on Concordia's campus.
LINCOLN — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP), with assistance from the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office and the Lincoln Police Department, have apprehended five juveniles who were involved in a pursuit Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 10.
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
LINCOLN – Lancaster County youth and their families are invited to discover 4-H at the 4-H Information Night on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 6 p.m. at the Lancaster Extension Education Center, 444 Cherrycreek Road in Lincoln.
MANLEY -- The Lofte Community Theatre, located in Manley, will stage the ice fishing musical, Guys on Ice by Fred Alley and James Kaplan Oct. 13-14, 19- 21, and 25-28.
Thursday, October 04, 2018
LINCOLN -- Authorities have reported that a 2-year-old boy died from injuries related to an incident at a local pumpkin patch.
Wednesday, October 03, 2018
GREENWOOD – If you drive down Church Road and look towards the north when approaching 262nd Street, you’ll see a field of green plants with a few dots of orange peeking through.
Tuesday, October 02, 2018
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
WAVERLY – Waverly High School is among 22 Nebraska high schools selected to receive a College Access Grant from EducationQuest Foundation. The school will receive $10,000 a year for four years to develop or enhance programs designed to increase the number of students who pursue education bey…
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
OMAHA – The University of Nebraska Medical Center recently held ceremonies to signify the beginning of health careers for students in Omaha, Lincoln, Kearney, Scottsbluff and Norfolk. The students are enrolled in programs for medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, the allied health professi…
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Friday, September 21, 2018
LINCOLN -- Lancaster County Election Commissioner David Shively is joining election officials from around the country in reminding citizens that Tuesday, September 25th is National Voter Registration Day. Shively encourages voters who are not registered to vote or who have moved and need to …
LINCOLN — Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) have arrested a Grand Island man following a pursuit that began in Seward County and ended in Lancaster County.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Thursday, September 13, 2018
Lincoln – Human West Nile virus cases continue to be reported in Nebraska above what is expected for this time of year, particularly from the Douglas County and Sarpy/Cass counties health jurisdictions.
Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Friday, September 07, 2018
WAVERLY – Waverly High School juniors Grace Merklein and Trent Brown worked last spring on a project that would help keep the school’s food waste out of the landfill. This fall, they are seeing their establishment of a vermicomposting program come to life.
Wednesday, September 05, 2018
WAVERLY – The Camp Creek Railroaders will be holding their annual show this weekend at the Threshers’ showgrounds, 176th and Bluff Road.
LINCOLN – Lincoln Midwest Ballet Company, under the direction of Artistic Director Shari True, has announced the auditions for their 2018 Nutcracker ballet. The Nutcracker production, has become a cherished Lincoln holiday tradition for over 30 years.