Breaking News from York NE
Find the latest York NE News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
An umbrella adventure: Yorkshire Children's Playhouse performs 'Sky Island'
The story begins with Trot, played by Raima Kreifels, and Cap’n Bill, played by William Wilton meeting a young boy with a magical umbrella named Button-Bright, played by Charlie VanGomple. Skeptical of the truth behind Button-Bright’s story about the umbrella, Trot and Cap’n Bill decide to take hold
YPS board likely to say YES on $1.3 million contract
The matter will come up for likely approval Monday, June 26, 5 p.m. at the boardroom in the administration building.
Son of Sean Penn, Robin Wright settles Nebraska drug case
Twenty-four-year-old Hopper Penn and his girlfriend, 26-year-old Uma Von Wittkamp, were arrested during a traffic stop on April 4 on Interstate 80 in southeastern Nebraska.
Memory lane brings joy: McLain to share vintage gowns to CountryHouse for Wedding Day Celebration
Susan McLain will let guests touch the historic wedding gowns she brings to the Wedding Day Celebration at CountryHouse Residence June 29. McLain, of Beatrice, will talk about wedding attire from Victorian times through the 1970s. The public is invited.Courtesy, Susan McLain
Gresham Blackbirds have no answer for Chief Construction
The Blackbird’s with six hits as Brooklyn Gierhan led the way with a pair of singles, while McKenna Gierhan, the starting pitcher was 1-2 and Kelsie Davidosn hit a screamer down the first base line to account for all the Blackbird’s offense.
Club Briefs & Meeting Notices
• Cards are played at the York Senior Center Monday through Friday at 1 p.m. Dominoes and Bridge are played on Mondays, Pitch on Tuesdays and Fridays, Pinochle on Wednesdays and Thursdays and Canasta on Thursdays. Individuals and card groups are welcome all the time!
Grand Island murder trial nears the end
Do jurors have enough to convict, or will lingering doubts sway a jury? We will soon find out, as a murder trial nears the end.
Soul Quest lends a hand around York
Soul Quest is a summer camp hosted by York College. The camp is open to 6th-12th grade students and features worship, classes, enriching activities, and new friendships. This is York College’s 37th year hosting the event, which drew 400 campers and 125 staff members to its campus this year alone. A
Wall to play in 6-man all-star game
Hampton’s Tyler Wall, shown here Sept. 15, 2017, at home against Spalding Academy, was selected to play in the Wyoming-Nebraska 6-man Shootout football game Saturday in Albion.
2 businesses fail alcohol inspections in York, Polk counties
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. —Investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP) conducted alcohol inspections in York and Polk counties on Friday, June 15. The operation was made possible by a grant from Region V Systems.
Nebraska Senior Anti-Fraud Protection Program
The Nebraska Consumer Protection Agency will present ways to protect yourself from scams and fraud.Where:Greene Place600 Church StreetSeward NE 68434When:June 22, 20183 to 4 pm
Bass hunters probe Oxbow Trail
The lake, located 1.5 miles east of Ulysses, is the property of the Upper Big Blue Natural Resources District headquartered in York.
York Fusion 18-U 5-2 at 'B' State
In the sixth, York padded their lead with an RBI safety off the bat of Lauren Newman and in the seventh Emma Ziemba, Riley and Peterson all singled as the Fusion pushed the lead to 4-0.
Yoder to county: ‘Please do the right thing’
The building’s unfortunate location has made waist-high weeds, scrap lumber, discarded tires, broken windows and peeling paint as a canvas for the former owner’s bizarre, hand scrawled messages the de facto landmark for Henderson exit.
Friends of missing Beatrice man say they won't stop searching
LINCOLN, Neb. -It has been three weeks since anyone has seen or heard from 37-year-old Edward Parker. He was last seen in Beatrice on June 1. Beatrice Police Chief Bruce Lang said the longer it takes to find him, the worse the situation for police."It isn't uncommon for adults to run away from home,
Solar canopy now in place at Sturgis plaza
Crews from Interconnections Systems, Inc., of Central City, Neb., and Quest Renewables of Atlanta, Ga., pieced together the structure on the street adjacent the plaza beginning on Thursday.
Demi Lovato admits she’s relapsed in surprise single ‘Sober’
Demi Lovato dropped a surprise new single Thursday that appears to double as a confession that the singer has relapsed after six years of sobriety.Lovato, who has long been open about her struggles with addiction, shared “Sober” to Twitter accompanied by the caption, “My truth.”The lyrics offer an e
2018 York Summer Slam Softball Tournament
The divisions in this year’s tournament include; 10-U, 12-U, 14-U 16-U and 18-U.
Bull riders climb aboard the HD Hogan train
OHIOWA – Hunter (HD) Hogan, a young Marine felled by a sniper in Afghanistan, lived again on Saturday and Sunday during a diverse weekend of raising money for the foundation in his name and its support of projects for current and former military personnel.
New wastewater treatment plant 77% complete
This photo, from high above the city’s new wastewater treatment site, shows the incredible amount of progress that’s happened in the last few months. Aaron Dressel, head of the city’s wastewater treatment department, said the project is 77 percent complete at this point.Courtesy photo