SOS Rebels Cap off undefeated Season with State Title

BATTLE CREEK -  The Stromsburg-Osceola-Shelby Juniors are state champions. The Rebels capped-off their undefeated legion season with a 6-2 victory over Pender in the class C state tournament. S... Read More

Nebraska City salvages split with Norfolk

NEBRASKA CITY - The Nebraska City and Norfolk Legion Baseball teams were each looking for more games to play before their respective area tournaments next Friday. With a little help from former Nebraska City assistant coach and current Northeast C... Read More

Coach Calls Tyler Levy

NEBRASKA CITY - A car accident and a baseball to the eye hasn't kept Tyler Levy out of the Nebraska City Legion Baseball lineup very long this season. The Nebraska City High School senior to-be was involved in a car accident in early June, but onl... Read More

Outdoor notes: Bighorn sheep lottery applications; Director's Cup archery tournament; HIP; Fall turkey permits

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will accept applications for a 2018 bighorn sheep lottery permit through Aug. 3. Only Nebraska residents are eligible. The permit will be drawn Aug. 16. A $29 nonrefundable application fee mus... Read More

Outdoors notes: Bighorn sheep hikes in Panhandle parks; Walleye tournament planned

Two Panhandle parks are offering special opportunities to view the state’s best climbers — bighorn sheep. The hikes, which each begin at 9 a.m., will be Friday at Fort Robinson State Park west of Crawford and Saturday at the Wildcat ... Read More

Norfolk Seniors Post Seven-Run Inning Over Wayne

NORFOLK – It was a northeast Nebraska showdown during the first of two meetings in Senior American Legion baseball action Tuesday evening. From Veterans Memorial Field, Norfolk entertained Wayne as the two teams will meet again in Wayne on Tuesd... Read More

Late Inning Rally Allows Norfolk To Edge Wayne Juniors

NORFOLK – The Wayne Post 43 Junior American Legion baseball team closed out their regular season in a back and forth battle with the Norfolk Post 16 Juniors Tuesday. From Veterans Memorial Park, the Wayne Juniors opened with a 2-1 lead in the fi... Read More

Ramirez's INT a Key Swing Play for Wyoming in Shootout Win

ALBION - He's known for for his offensive acumen, but Kaycee's Danny Ramirez made a huge play on defense to help Wyoming beat Nebraska in the 2018 Nebraska-Wyoming Six-Man Shootout. Ramirez broke a 6-6 stalemate in the third quarter with a pick si... Read More

Cody-Kilgore's Egger; Kaycee's Largent Among the Defensive Stars in All-Star Game

ALBION - Don't believe for one moment that defense isn't a universal key to victory in football. Defense ruled the day in the 7th Annual Nebraska-Wyoming Six-Man Shootout, with Wyoming winning 16-14. It was the lowest scoring game by a wide mar... Read More

Wyoming Wins Defensive Six-Man All-Star Game

ALBION - It's rare that 16 points is enough to win a six-man football game, but that was all Wyoming needed to end Nebraska's three-year reign in the Nebraska-Wyoming Six-Man Shootout on Saturday. Wyoming forced five Nebraska turnovers, including ... Read More

Commission approves mountain lion hunting season for 2019

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission approved a mountain lion hunting season for 2019 at its meeting June 22 in Ogallala. The season will provide a harvest opportunity for up to eight mountain lions in two sub-units within the Pi... Read More