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Lakeview student killed in car accident on Tuesday  Columbus Telegram

A senior at Lakeview High School on Tuesday died as the result of a car accident, according to the Platte County Sheriff's Office.

Lakeview High School students receives jumpstart in future planning  Columbus Telegram

Thanks to a $30000 grant, Lakeview High School students are receiving an early start to their post-secondary education plans.

Lakeview band director goes beyond music | Local  Columbus Telegram

Wade Howles said he didn't become a music teacher to win awards or receive special recognition.

Lakeview inducts 2018 HOF class  Columbus Telegram

Lakeview High School's Athletic Hall of Fame will be honoring its fourth class of inductees at halftime of the game Friday against Wayne.

Area proms | Local |  Columbus Telegram

Three area schools recently held proms. Students at Scotus Central Catholic attended prom on March 30, Lakeview High School's prom was on April 6, and ...

Students explore local career options on Manufacturing Day  Columbus Telegram

Area businesses opened their doors on Thursday to Platte County high school students to explore local career opportunities.

High school bands to compete in Columbus Marching Festival this Saturday  Columbus Telegram

High school bands from all over Nebraska will be seen marching through the streets of downtown Columbus for the 44th annual Columbus Marching Festival on ...

Ten from Lakeview Speech Team qualify for state  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS – Ten of 25 students comprising Lakeview High School's speech team recently qualified for the state-level competition. The competition will be held ...

Lakeview honors students with high academic achievements  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS – Lakeview High School honored 15 of its graduating seniors who were awarded post-secondary education scholarships Wednesday during its ...

Lakeview student crowned USA National Miss Nebraska in Omaha  Columbus Telegram

Aeriana Valdez isn't unfamiliar with the world of pageantry.

Lakeview FFA brings back its Corn Maze | Local  Columbus Telegram

Those looking to participate in family-friendly activities without breaking the bank are in luck because Lakeview Future Farmers of America is bringing back its ...

Lakeview robotics team heads to China | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS – Lakeview High School's robotics team will be among five teams in Nebraska to compete in China this coming July.

Lakeview seniors get chance to shine | High School  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Maddie Hogeland stood behind the *service* line and wiped the tears from her eyes.

Senior students celebrate at proms before graduation  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS – Prom season is not merely an occasion for the glitz and glamour, but it also a time for togetherness and celebration.

High school students learn to embrace their cultures  Columbus Telegram

Three Columbus High School students left the Latino Youth Summit on Tuesday feeling more empowered about their heritage.

10 nominated for Lakeview homecoming royalty  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview High School will crown its homecoming king and queen after Friday night's home football game against Grand Island Central Catholic ...

Shamrocks play through tragedy | High School  Columbus Telegram

Scotus Central Catholic High School volleyball held off Lakeview High School on Monday night, defeated the Lady Vikes for a third time this season and ...

Lakeview students win graphic design contest | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS-- Last year, students in Jan Went's Information Technology Applications (ITAPPS) class were assigned a special graphic design project.

Lakeview inducts second hall of fame class | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview High School knows how to celebrate hall of fame night.

'Fierce competitor' Klug signs with Doane | High School  Columbus Telegram

Spend some time in conversation with Lakeview High School senior Makenna Klug and you're likely to crack a smile. Her big grin and positive demeanor are ...

Lakeview softball gets first win of season | High School  Columbus Telegram

The third time proved to be the charm for the Lakeview High School softball team on Saturday.

Scotus boys rain 3s on Schuyler | High School  Columbus Telegram

Caden Pelan sank five 3-pointers, the Scotus Central Catholic boys hit 14 overall and the Shamrocks cruised to a first-round Holiday Tournament victory (75-27) ...

James Wilke | Obituaries |  Columbus Telegram

James Wilke, 50, of Columbus, died Thursday, March 14, 2019, in rural Columbus. The funeral *service* will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, March 19, at Christ ...

Lakeview honoring 2017 hall of fame class | High School  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview High School will induct five people and one team into its athletic hall of fame.

Lakeview honors inaugural hall of fame class | Sports  Columbus Telegram

Members of the 1969 Lakeview football team, which finished with an 8-1 record, are, front row, from left, assistant coach Tom Bruckner, Dennis Osten, Ted ...

Kassidy Soulliere signs with CCC softball | High School  Columbus Telegram

A difficult decision made less than a year ago eventually led Lakeview High School senior Kassidy Soulliere down a path to Tuesday afternoon.

Youth | Local |  Columbus Telegram

OMAHA – The University of Nebraska Omaha has announced students earning honors for the 2018-19 fall semester. Students on the chancellor's list earned a ...

Wemhoff overcomes past to succeed at Lakeview | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Kalpit Wemhoff doesn't believe in luck.

Coaching Spotlight: K.C. Belitz  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — K.C. Belitz didn't get into coaching the way most people do.

Students duck dodgeballs to raise money | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Students took their best shots over the weekend during dodgeball tournaments at two local schools.

More schools fall into Nebraska's lowest performance classification  Fremont Tribune

More of Nebraska's student and districts are in need of improvement this year — falling into the lowest of four performance levels in a state-mandated ...

Revolution strives to make a difference | Local  Columbus Telegram

After his sister fell victim to an abusive relationship, Columbus High School junior Mac Shevlin made it his mission to increase awareness surrounding dating ...

Unified bands ready to bring Husker spirit to Sunday parade  Columbus Telegram

Editor's note: This is the final part of a three-part series that highlights summer camp for area high school bands. Scotus Central Catholic High School's band is ...

Red carpet rolled out for Lakeview prom | Local  Columbus Telegram

The glitz and glamour were on full display as students walked the red carpet at the Lakeview High School prom.

Columbus man fights through cancer | Local |  Columbus Telegram

After relapsing four times in the past seven years, Columbus native Kyle Anderson said he is feeling optimistic moving forward after being pronounced ...

Lakeview crowning homecoming royalty Friday night | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview High School will crown its homecoming king and queen following Friday night's home football game at Lakeview Stadium.

Columbus marching bands compete in state competition | Local  Columbus Telegram

For a fifth consecutive year, Columbus High School's marching band has quite a bit to brag about.

Tractors — both big and small — part of FFA week  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Cody Schaad's knees were nearly up to his shoulders as he pumped the pedals on a tractor.

Lakeview hangs on late to give Jones first victory  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — It wasn't the prettiest performance, but it was enough to get Monte Jones his first victory as Lakeview's head girls basketball coach.

Lakeview principal named one of state's best | Education  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview Junior/Senior High School's fifth-year principal, Steve Borer, has two nearly identical plaques hanging above the bookshelves in his ...

YOUTH DIGESTS  Columbus Telegram

Columbus Community Hospital (CCH) and CCH Premier Physical Therapy would like to congratulate the 2017-18 KLIR Prep Club Award winners. The award ...

Columbus native catching stride at Columbus Hydraulics | Local  Columbus Telegram

Braulio Castillo vividly remembers traveling to the Platte County Fair with his father as a child and always being curious about what went on behind the closed ...

Lakeview speech team finishes runner-up at state meet  Columbus Telegram

While climbing the same stage where she had joined her team to receive a trophy just a year before, Lakeview High School junior Madison Schwarz felt pride in ...

Belitz resigns from Chamber  Columbus Telegram

When K.C. Belitz took over as president of the Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce in November 2000, he didn't know where it would take him. But a little ...

IN DEEP TROUBLE: Area residents, state deal with flood concerns  Columbus Telegram

"Waterworld" is much more than a Kevin Costner movie for Columbus residents right now. It's becoming reality.

Chamber president search narrowed to 5  Columbus Telegram

The Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce could potentially have its next president hired in the coming weeks.

'Some Heroes Wear Blue Jeans and Work Boots' – Friends, Family Remember James Wilke

Friends and relatives honor Columbus, Nebraska, farmer James Wilke, who died March 14 in an attempted rescue of a motorist stranded in flooding water.

Dush marches forward despite heart condition | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Ethan Dush had to scrap a few of his plans.

Lakeview student overcomes dyslexia, aces reading exam  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Jordan Loseke's name appears on a plaque inside Lakeview High School noting his perfect score on a state reading assessment.

PUBLIC RECORD - JAN. 28-31 | Crime and Courts  Columbus Telegram

Fire calls. No fire calls. Rescue calls. 8:26 a.m., 3000 block of 39th Avenue; sick. 10:28 a.m., 3200 block of 29th Avenue; sick. 6:31 p.m., 21st Street and 28th ...

Tuba Christmas concert in Columbus this Sunday  Columbus Telegram

Ever hear 30 tubas, baritones and euphoniums play Christmas carols? Well, now you can.

Lakeview crowns homecoming royalty | Local |  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Noah Duncan and Morgan Peters were named the 2015 Lakeview High School Homecoming king and queen during a ceremony Friday night at ...

Lakeview crowns homecoming king, queen  Columbus Telegram

Marina Jimenez and Maverick Pilakowski are all smiles Friday night after they were crowned Lakeview homecoming queen and king. Jimenez is the daughter of ...

Lakeview, Scotus crown homecoming royalty  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Cole Tessendorf and Ryanne Lueders are Viking royalty.

Lakeview speech makes history; David City adds another title  Columbus Telegram

KEARNEY — It was a record-setting season for the Lakeview High School speech team.

Great Plains State Bank announces the hiring of Luke Saenz and Kristel Hall  Columbus Telegram

Luke Saenz has been hired as the chief information officer. He is a Kansas native growing up in Great Bend and pursuing his career in Wichita, Kansas.

Viking shines in Shrine Bowl  Columbus Telegram

Nolan Viergutz had it all the way. The Lakeview High School linebacker dropped back into pass coverage on a third-quarter play during Saturday's 60th Annual ...

Innovative Learning Program immerses female youth in STEM  Columbus Telegram

Schuyler Middle School sixth-grader Aliyah Manzano said she aspires to one day be a cosmetologist, but wanted to broaden her horizons by immersing herself ...

Thomas Lee Lutjens | Obituaries |  Columbus Telegram

Thomas Lee Lutjens, 62, of Columbus, formerly of Platte Center, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at Columbus Community Hospital, after ...

Students celebrate prom night | Local |  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Students danced the night away at prom.

Lakeview wins home invite in record-setting fashion  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview claimed seven individual titles Friday to defend its home turf and win the Lakeview Invite for the first time since 2011.

Lakeview FBLA students score big at nationals | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — A record-setting year for the Lakeview High School FBLA program got a little grander when one student earned a top finish at the national ...

Positive attitude helps Hogeland overcome challenges  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Maddie Hogeland faced her biggest challenge earlier this year.

Columbus local installed as President of state Cattlemen Association  Columbus Telegram

Mike Drinnin's world has revolved around cattle pretty much his entire life.

David City students benefit from Latino summit | Banner-press  Columbus Telegram

As the end of his senior year draws near, David City High School senior Carlos Chaves is in the process of planning what's next for him in terms of ...

Seniors lead All-Area boys basketball team  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS – Unlike the all-area girls basketball team, the all-area boys team is senior-laden, led by a pair of Boone Central/Newman Grove players who led ...

Columbus man who died trying to rescue motorist from floodwaters was 'always the first to go help'  Omaha World-Herald

James Wilke, 50, was thrown into Shell Creek when a bridge collapsed under the weight of his tractor as he attempted to rescue a stranded motorist.

Scotus cleans house at Lakeview triangular  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Scotus Central Catholic had a night to remember Thursday at the Lakeview triangular.

Area students take stage at district one-acts  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — High school thespians showcased their performing abilities during district one-act competitions this week.

Six members of Lakeview 'family' heading to state speech  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Public speaking isn't easy. It takes a unique person to feel comfortable standing in front of strangers while playing the role of an absent-minded ...

Volleyball roundup: Scotus upsets No. 2 Grand Island Central Catholic  Columbus Telegram

GRAND ISLAND — With a seven-game winning streak entering Thursday's match against second-ranked and unbeaten Grand Island Central Catholic, Scotus ...

Lakeview-Scotus Volleyball | Local |  Columbus Telegram

Images from the Sept. 27 volleyball match between Lakeview and Scotus Central Catholic.

Sports notes: Angels win soccer invite | Sports  Columbus Telegram

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The Angels U14 girls soccer team won the premier division at the Daniel Ohayon Memorial Invitational held June 10-12 in Sioux Falls, ...

Lakeview star signs to play QB at Doane  Columbus Telegram

Jack Shadley set to continue career as quarterback for Tigers.

Vikings can't find offense against Seward | High School  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — It was one of those nights for Lakeview.

Church's indoor space a hit with local sports teams  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Members of the Columbus Outlaws 9's were practicing fielding drills.

(AUDIO) Tekamah-Herman's Sheets and Pender's Wegner among CCC Softball signees  KTIC

Central Community College softball has signed five players in recent weeks from high schools throughout Nebraska. They are: Morgan Carver, an outfielder ...

Area dancers show off moves at Jam the Gym  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Dancers from across the area showed off their moves Sunday during Jam the Gym.

Belitz joins Nebraska Community Foundation | Business Achievements |  Lincoln Journal Star

Nebraska Community Foundation proudly welcomes K.C. Belitz of Columbus to assume a new position at Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF), created to ...

Sports notes: Local powerlifters earn medals | Recreation  Columbus Telegram

LINCOLN -- Columbus-area youths represented 14 of the 33 competitors in the powerlifting teenage division at the 2017 Cornhusker State Games.

Connelly leads Twin River past Lakeview | High School  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Twin River was ready to play in Friday's third-place game of the Columbus Holiday Tournament.

Wahoo offense too explosive for Lakeview | High School  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Fourth-ranked Wahoo showed why it's one of the best teams in Class C-1 from the get-go Friday at Lakeview High School.

Tournament showcases students' robotics skills  Grand Island Independent

ST. PAUL — It was a mad rush for a team from St. Paul Public Schools.

Lakeview grad finds success outside big city | Local  Columbus Telegram

Jed Christensen was one of five boys raised on what he calls an “Old MacDonald” farm north of Columbus — one with chickens, cattle, pigs, a little bit of ...

Students showcase talents at music contest | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Area students showed off their musical talents at the District II Music Contest.

Norman Dirks | Obituaries |  Columbus Telegram

Norman Dirks, 99, of Columbus, died Aug. 21, 2018, at Columbus Community Hospital, surrounded by his loved ones. The funeral *service* will be at 10 a.m. on ...

Teen wins major Girl Scouts award  Columbus Telegram

Megan Ferris didn't join Girl Scouts of America on her own accord, rather her mother gave her a loving nudge into the organization when she was just in ...

School Bus carrying students rear-ends pickup truck near Columbus  1011now

Emergency crews transported four people to Columbus Community Hospital after a school bus collided with a pickup on Monday afternoon.

Behlen visits Columbus High School welding class | News  Columbus Telegram

Students at Columbus High School Friday got a firsthand introduction to what a life working at Behlen Building Systems might look.

Nebraska high schools have strong showing at national speech tournament  KETV Omaha

The Nebraska high school speech circuit cleaned up nicely at this weekend's National Individual Events Tournament of Champions tournament in Denver.

Youth digest -- Jan. 6 | Local |  Columbus Telegram

Pictured above are the Columbus High School students recently named the Students of the Month for October and November. Students were selected by each ...

Latino students striving for better futures | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Rosangela Godinez didn't paint a pretty picture of her initial experience at college.

Lakeview to crown homecoming king, queen tonight | Local  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS -- Lakeview Community Schools will crown its homecoming king and queen tonight at the home football game against David City.

Sports Notes: Area athletes earn postseason honors  Columbus Telegram

Several area athletes earned postseason honors in basketball, wrestling, swimming and diving for the 2015-16 winter seasons. Greater Nebraska Athletic ...

Lakeview seniors show rural roots with class prank  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview Superintendent Russ Freeman is well aware of the school's deep agricultural roots.

Distefano follows her dream from Platte County to Planet Hollywood  Columbus Telegram

LAS VEGAS — If life's a journey, then Tracy Distefano has covered enough miles for all the residents in some small towns — say, Platte Center and Monroe.

Turnovers plague Warrior boys again against York | Sports  Columbus Telegram

Schuyler boys basketball suffered through another night of turnover issues and cold shooting in 62-29 home loss to Class B No. 4 York on Dec. 20.

Pilot program targets workforce needs | Local |  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Before he stepped into the lab, Kyle Reeves had no idea about mechatronics.

Youth digest -- April 12 | Digests-notes |  Columbus Telegram

LINCOLN -- Jesse Carias of Columbus, an academic transfer student at Southeast Community College in Beatrice, is among students to be honored for ...

Youth Digests -- March 28 | Local |  Columbus Telegram

LINCOLN -- The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) asked students in grades 1-6 to enter its annual poster contest focusing on the story of Nebraska ...

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