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Area High School Basketball Scores – Dec. 9

Twin Valley League Boys Baileyville B&B 52, Wetmore 41 Centralia 63, Clifton-Clyde 25 Frankfort 66, Washington Co. 41 Linn 67, Axtell 38 Onaga 48, Mission Valley 34 Valley Heights 45, Wabaunsee 42 Twin Valley League Girls Centralia 47, Clifton-Clyde 19 Linn 36, Axtell 25 Mission Valley 35, Onaga 30 Wabaunsee 58, Valley Heights 38 Washington Co. 67, Frankfort 22 Wetmore ... Read More »

KSU Falls In Double Overtime Thriller In Wichita To West Virginia

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Courtesy of K-State Sports Information at www.kstatesports.com.  WICHITA, Kan.– Rodney McGruder led Kansas State with 20 points, while freshman Thomas Gipson recorded his second double-double of the season, but Kansas State suffered its first defeat of the season in an 85-80 double-overtime thriller against West Virginia at a sold-out INTRUST Bank Arena. The loss, which pitted Wildcat head coach Frank ... Read More »

KU to Introduce Charlie Weis as Football Coach

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Courtesy of KU Sports Information at www.kuathletics.com.  Charlie Weis, a 33-year veteran of coaching, including 16 in the National Football League and five as the head coach at Notre Dame, has been hired as the 37th head football coach at the University of Kansas. Weis, former New England Patriots offensive coordinator, former Notre Dame head coach and current offensive coordinator ... Read More »

Southeast CC Offering Aviation Ground School On Beatrice Campus

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A 12-week course that prepares students for the Federal Aviation Administration written exam will begin in January on Southeast Community College’s Beatrice Campus. SCC’s Continuing Education Division is offering Aviation Ground School Tuesday nights from Jan. 10 through March 27. The class will be held from 6-10 p.m. in Room 334 of the Kennedy Center on the Beatrice Campus, 4771 ... Read More »

Marysville Woman Pleads Guilty to Drug Charges

Donna L. Patterson, 39, of Marysville pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to drug charges resulting from an incident in August.  The incident began when Beatrice Police Officer was dispatched to the 1700 block of Elk Street after two individuals were seen breaking into a vehicle.  The officer approached the home and saw the back door was open. Through the screen, he ... Read More »

Governor Plans to Change Juvenille Justice System

Venice Sloan with Community Corrections came before the board. She talked to Commissioners about Governor Sam Brownback wanting to move the handling of juvenile delinquents to the new Social Rehabilitation Services instead of with Juvenile Justice Authority. Ms. Sloan stated that JJA is opposing this move because this has been tried before and did not work. Sheriff Rich Vernon was ... Read More »

Nemaha County Board Minutes

    UNOFFICIAL MINUTES — These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Board of Commissioners at their next meeting.   December 5, 2011 Unofficial   The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, December 5, 2011 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Tim Burdiek ... Read More »

Power Outage Affected Over 400 Westar Customers

A power outage Tuesday night left 429 Westar customers in the dark.   According to a Westar spokesperson a mechanical part failed causing the outage that lasted from 6:30 to 8:40 in the evening.  The East side of Marysville, Oketo, Home, and Beattie were affected by the outage.  A brief outage was experienced by a larger area when the system was ... Read More »

Marysville Woman Pleads “Not Guilty” to Murder

A Marysville woman has pleaded “ not guilty” to a charge of first-degree murder in the shooting death of her husband. Amanda “ Marina” Baynton plead “not guilty” to first-degree murder Tuesday in Marshall County District Court. Baynton is charged in the shooting death of her husband, Derek. The incident occurred June 8th at the couple’s home in Marysville. Baynton ... Read More »

Wymore Man Sentenced for Weapon’s Charge

A Wymore man was sentenced in United States District Court on Friday for weapons charges. Southeast Nebraska Area Drug Enforcement Task Force press release reports that 21-year-old Christopher L. Volle was sentenced to 30 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for the charges. The task force with help from the Wymore Police Department and the Bureau ... Read More »