Without even trying, we have a vintage Christmas this year. It’s the trend right now to use old decorations and recycled displays, so I went to a store specializing in vintage items to find some different Christmas décor to put around the house.

Until recently, I had only listened to a couple episodes of two different podcasts. Both occurred while riding with my daughter on a long-dist…

The use of a zone defense provided the Northeast Community College women’s basketball team an opportunity to win, but the Hawks came up short …

WAYNE — A Wayne State comeback fell short here at Rice Auditorium on Saturday afternoon as Doane held off the Wildcat men 76-72 in nonconferen…

Why did the alien go to Saturn? To go ring shopping. Why did the multimillionaires go to space? Because they could. Today, countless millionai…

WAYNE — The Wayne State women's basketball team had a matinee performance here Wednesday at Rice Auditorium before taking a brief break for Th…

Farmers and ranchers are invited to attend a free clinic. The clinics are one-on-one, not group sessions, and are confidential. The farm finance clinic gives attendees a chance to meet with an experienced ag law attorney and ag financial counselor. These clinic staff specialize in legal and …

In the fall, a common question is: “When is my alfalfa safe to graze?” There can be several different scenarios from where this question arises. From operations tight on forage and looking at fall alfalfa growth as a way to stretch grazing to cornfields being used for residue or winter stock…

This Thanksgiving, one of the blessings I’m grateful for is our community’s embracing of the arts. Though Norfolk may not be a large town, it does boast an arts presence that rivals Nebraska’s larger cities. Norfolk has a community art center, community theatre and a sculpture walk. Live mus…

“There’s another one!” Tom would tell Maddie and me as we were driving down the interstate in Georgia this summer. By the time it registered we needed to look outside our car going some 70 miles per hour we missed seeing anything. Tom was keeping his eye out for armadillos and, actually, roa…

For the second time this season, the Northeast Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams fell short in games against counterparts from Southeast Community College.

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LINCOLN — Not since the days when Howells and Dodge were separate schools had either town witnessed a state champion. It was far from an unfamiliar occurrence for either team. The Howells Bobcats and Dodge Pirates combined to win 15 state titles from 1994 to 2010.

For the third straight year, Oakland-Craig outside hitter Bailey Helzer is a member of the Norfolk Daily News’ Class C Elite Eight. And along with that distinction, the 5-foot-11-inch Knight senior also has been selected as the honorary captain for Class C1 and C2 players in the Daily News c…

WAYNE — The Wayne State men and women's basketball teams played a doubleheader in Rice Auditorium here Friday night in front of what ended up to be more than 1,200 people against two different teams.

One of the stupidest platitudes ever uttered is “There’s no such thing as a stupid question.” Of course there’s such a thing as a stupid question —just as there is such a thing as stupidity in general.

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