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  • Sutton hands Superior first loss Sutton hands Superior first loss SUTTON — The Sutton volleyball team needed a lift after a humbling weekend at the Kearney Catholic invite.
  • Red Cloud defeats Silver Lake Red Cloud defeats Silver Lake BLADEN — Up 2-0 heading into the third set, Red Cloud head coach Brooke Lewis knew getting a sweep on Silver Lake’s home court...
  • Hawkettes rebound after first loss Hawkettes rebound after first loss BLUE HILL — It may not have been the prettiest of performances, but after losing for the first time Saturday to Class C-1 No. 1 Kearney Catholic...
  • Leukemia victim: Surrounded by angels Leukemia victim: Surrounded by angels Within days after Hastings native Mary Vaughan was diagnosed with stage 4 acute lymphoblastic...
 

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Leukemia victim: Surrounded by angels
Within days after Hastings native Mary Vaughan was diagnosed with stage 4 acute lymphoblastic leukemia, friend Susie Bertie organized a benefit. The response has been so strong, it shocked them both.
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Regional center may be solution for prison crowding
The Hastings Regional Center could be the saving grace for Nebraska’s state prison system.
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Killer: ‘Son had nothing to do with it’
A woman convicted of killing a 68-year-old Guide Rock woman told a jury Tuesday that her son had no part in the actual slaying.
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Hastings part of recycling pilot program
The city wants to improve recycling participation and availability in town.
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Supervisors like plans for fairgrounds upgrade
Members of the Adams County Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday that the 316,000-square-foot building proposed for the fairgrounds is a good idea.
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L-N wins triangular, improves to 5-3
LAWRENCE — The Lawrence-Nelson volleyball team won both of its matches Tuesday night at its own triangular, hosting Twin Valley Conference rivals Kenesaw and Harvard.
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Sutton hands Superior first loss
SUTTON — The Sutton volleyball team needed a lift after a humbling weekend at the Kearney Catholic invite.
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Red Cloud defeats Silver Lake
BLADEN — Up 2-0 heading into the third set, Red Cloud head coach Brooke Lewis knew getting a sweep on Silver Lake’s home court wouldn’t be easy.
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Hawkettes rebound after first loss
BLUE HILL — It may not have been the prettiest of performances, but after losing for the first time Saturday to Class C-1 No. 1 Kearney Catholic, the St. Cecilia volleyball team responded with a three-set victory Tuesday over Blue Hill.
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Kimberly L. Branham-Beck Payne
Kimberly L. Branham-Beck Payne, 45, died September 12, 2014, surrounded by her family at home. Celebration of Life services were Sunday, September 14, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. at the Westminster United Presbyterian Church in Minden with Rev. Dan Davis officiating. Layton-Craig Funeral Home in Minden was in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, Kim’s family requests donations be made to Mildred’s Angels and Westminster United Presbyterian Church in Minden, Nebraska.
Norma M. (Arterburn) Forst
Norma M. (Arterburn) Forst, 87, of Grand Island died on September 11, 2014, at Tiffany Square Care Center. Rosary and Mass of Christian burial were today at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Blue Hill. The Very Reverend James Schrader officiated. Burial took place in Blue Hill Cemetery after the service. All Faiths Funeral Home was serving the family.
Betty L. Madden
Former Hastings resident Betty Lou Madden, 91, passed away Wednesday, September 10, 2014, at Tiffany Square Care Center, Grand Island, Nebraska. Rosary will be 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with Father Patrick Barvick officiating. Visitation is 3-6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial with military rites by The United States Army at Fort Riley, Kansas, will be in Sunset Cemetery, Manhattan, Kansas, at 10 a.m. Thursday with Father Joseph Popelka officiating. Memorials may be given to St. Michael’s Catholic Church or Hastings Catholic Schools Trust. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family. Private condolences may be sent at www.lbvfh.com.
Leola B. McDowell
Hastings resident Leola B. McDowell, 89, died Monday, September 15, 2014, at Perkins Pavilion, Good Samaritan Society-Hastings Village. Services are pending with Apfel Funeral Home in Hastings.
Jim Rilling
Nelson resident Jim Rilling, 71, died Monday, September 15, 2015, in Superior. Services are pending with Megrue-Price Funeral Home in Superior.
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