Merritt Warren of Creighton was recognized for 70-years of service as a Master Mason by the Grand Lodge Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Nebraska. He was presented a certificate from fellow lodge members Gale Retzlaff, Bruce Curtiss, Gene Thomsen, Leroy Wingert and Dick Hemmingsen in his …
July 11, was an exciting day for several of volunteers at the Creighton Historical Society. Mert Crockett, Virginia Buermann and Larry and Bev Schwindt headed out to Jim Wagner’s farm to dismantle and bring back to Creighton a special gift to the Center.
Area road construction will begin tomorrow weather permitting. An armor coating project will begin on N‑13, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation. Armor coating is an application of an asphalt binder to a roadway surface followed by an aggregate.
A Winnetoon man is the fifth winner of a 2019 Ford F-150 XLT 4x4 SuperCrew Flex Fuel truck in the 24th edition of the Nebraska Lottery's $2 Trucks and Bucks Scratch game.
Payton Schroeder has qualified as a state finalist in the National American Miss Pageant. Payton is the 11-year-old daughter of Eric and Thelma Schroeder of Creighton. She will compete Friday and Saturday at the Downtown Double Tree in Omaha. The pageant is held for girls, ages four through …
A Northeast Nebraska marketing and media company is expanding in Antelope, Holt and Knox counties after acquiring a local printing business and three newspapers this week.
After 66 years, St. Ludger Academy closed its high school in May 1969, after 17 members of the senior class received their diplomas.
A former Pennsylvania farmer will pass through Northeast Nebraska this month on his third trip across America in a hybrid two-cylinder tractor, dubbed “Johnabilt.”
Virginia Burnett, 51, of South Beach, Ore., was granted continuance of pretrial proceedings until July 2, when she faced the Honorable Mark Johnson in the Knox County District courtroom in Center last week.
Three members of Creighton’s economic development board finalized a survey that will be directed toward alumni during BerryPepper Days, when they met Monday evening at City Hall.
Kevin Asbury, 38, of Creighton failed a pre-court drug test prior to a scheduled pretrial hearing in the Knox County District Court in Center on May 28.
Last Friday, the Nebraska Department of Transportation announced Hawkins Construction of Omaha has been awarded a contract to reconstruct and repair two Highway 12 bridges west of Niobrara.
State senators have provided tax-relief measures for owners of property seriously damaged by this spring’s flooding.
Wind storm blows into Creighton late Sunday night. The storm hit about 11:30 p.m., taking down several large tree limbs. A large limb (left) was felled from a tree on the south side of Cory Frisch home on Redick Avenue about 11:45 p.m. Frisch reported a hole in the roof, but was unsure how m…
It all started with six-year-old Kai Baldwin of Vernal, Utah. He saw a news story about the flooding in Nebraska and could not hold back the tears. “How will they get home and save their animals without a bridge?” he asked his mom. “We have to send them our money!”
Dave Huigens was one of 10 Nebraska firemen recognized with the state Firemanship Award during the 82nd annual Nebraska State Fire School in Grand Island.
Brittani Pospisil signs letter of intent to continue her education at Hastings College and bowl for the Broncos. She is a four-time Nebraska High School Bowling Federation state singles champion. Attending the signing in the Creighton High School gym recently were (front row) Diane Pospisil,…
This week marks National Emerald Ash Borer Awareness Week. And while Nebraskans prepare for their summer vacations, the Nebraska Forest Service wants to remind travelers that they can play an important part in slowing the spread of invasive species like the emerald ash borer (EAB).
Creighton community schools preschool and junior kindergarten students graduate. Children who participated in the May 16 graduation ceremony include (front row) Isabel Meyer, Brenna Bolling, MaKenna Williamson, Elijah Mozak, Colt Horstmann, Parker Nilson, Wyatt Kramer, Keaton Parks, Klair As…
Creighton High School HOSA members (front row) Maycee Zimmerer, Bryna Fanta, Averi Diedrichsen, Katharina Rice; (back row) Kendyll Tiedtke, Clarissa Becker, Cydnee Coutts, Ashtyn Fritz, Samantha Crockett and Janice Nelson, adviser, gather in Elizabeth’s Garden at Avera Creighton Care Centre.…
Creighton Ambulance service personnel visit Creighton schools. First responders Amanda Warriner (left), Beth Dohmen (center) and Melody Boggs (right) showed the ambulance to Creighton preschoolers (front row) Edmund Borgmann, Emersyn Doerr, Jay Hammer, Brynlee Suhr, Sammi Sanborn, Kody Kieno…
CREIGHTON COMMUNITY SCHOOL fifth grader Jersey Tiedtke, daughter of Marc and Stacy Tiedtke, displays her science fair project - the components of soap. Ben Johnson, son of Jeremie and Mary Johnson, shows his milk art science fair project. Ian Crockett, son of Robert and Susan Crockett, shows…
NORFOLK – Right from the start, it appeared that Jeffrey House of Neligh would be the one to beat in Northeast’s Community College drafting program’s bridge competition.
The annual alumni banquet for graduates of St. Ludger Academy will be held Saturday, June 15, with a meal served at 7:15 p.m., according to Joan Kirschner, this year’s chair of the event.
The annual Memorial Day Program, hosted by Creighton’s American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts and their auxiliaries, will take place at the Creighton High School gym Monday, May 27.
Volunteers are needed to set up the Avenue of Flags at Greenwood and St. Ludger cemeteries for the Memorial Day holiday. Each flag honors a deceased veteran from the Creighton area.
Homemade wood birdhouses, donated to the Keep Creighton Beautiful Committee by the Ray DeMuth family in his memory, adorn Creighton’s Main Street.
Nebraska Tourism Commission’s executive director visited communities across the state last week, noting tourism week in Nebraska and meeting with local tourism industry members.