Moses and Baptista reach finals, Fairbury, Thayer Central, Beatrice with multiple medalists

Fillmore Central's Riley Moses (C285) and Friend's Edwen Baptista (D182) will both wrestle for championships at the NSAA state wrestling tournament at the CHI Health Center Omaha. Moses (42-2), the... Read More

Wymore, Nebraska, native Jake Diekman signed a one-year, $2.25 million contract with the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. The 32-year-old left-handed reliever has served as a set-up man during his major league career with Philadelphia, T... Read More

LINCOLN — Two Nebraska football players were cited in February on suspicion of misdemeanor theft in connection with a complaint that someone bought pizza with stolen credit card information. According to University of Nebraska-Lincoln Sgt. D... Read More

The first day of state wrestling for Class C is in the books. Four wrestlers in the Ol’ Red 99.5 listening area advanced to the semifinals. Here’s a full recap of how every area Class C wrestler fared on Thursday: C113 Fillmore Central's Ai... Read More

The first day of state wrestling for Class B is in the books. Four wrestlers in the Ol’ Red 99.5 listening area advanced to the semifinals. Here’s a full recap of how every area Class B wrestler fared Thursday: B113 Beatrice's Tanner York s... Read More

WILBER, NE - Thursday's subdistrict final between No. 1 seed Bruning-Davenport/Shickley (20-4) and No. 2 seed Exeter-Milligan (19-5) had all the earmarks of being a close game. At least, on paper. Two top ten teams. Identical records. All-state pl... Read More

A judge in Santa Clara County, California, has signed a warrant seeking the arrest of Nebraska football player Maurice Washington, meaning that he must return to California to face two charges involving child pornography. Also on Thurs... Read More

The first day of state wrestling for Class D is in the books. Three wrestlers in the Ol' Red 99.5 listening area have advanced to the semifinals. Here's a full recap of how every area Class D wrestler fared on the first day: 106 Thayer Central ... Read More

Nebraska, Iowa and Missouri are holding high school state wrestling tournaments Thursday through Saturday. The Nebraska School Activities Association is once again hosting their annual tournament at CHI Health Center in Omaha. The Iowa High Schoo... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - The No. 2 seed Syracuse girls basketball team (16-8) knocked off No. 3 seed Fairbury, 44-32, in the Class C1-1 sub-district semi-finals at Lourdes Central Catholic In Nebraska City on Wednesday night. The Rockets were led by senior... Read More

44 wrestlers from 15 area high schools will be competing Thursday through Saturday at the NSAA State Wrestling Championships at the CHI Health Center in Omaha. The first session begins at 9:30 a.m. Thursday with first-round matches for Classes A a... Read More