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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.

Lakeview FFA brings back its Corn Maze  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  Columbus Telegram

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

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 ...

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 ...

Lakeview hosts No. 1 Pierce  Columbus Telegram

INFO BOX: No. 1 Pierce (5-0) vs. No. 6 Lakeview (4-1) Lakeview High School 7 p.m. RADIO: KLIR 101.1 )***

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.

Thomas Lee Lutjens  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 ...

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 ...

Wemhoff overcomes past to succeed at Lakeview  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Kalpit Wemhoff doesn't believe in luck.

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 ...

Lakeview students win graphic design contest  Columbus Telegram

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

Lakeview’s Rollman signs with Northeast  Columbus Telegram

On Wednesday afternoon, Luke Rollman found himself surrounded by family, friends and loved ones in an area of Lakeview High School known as “The Pit.”

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.

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 ...

Vikings can't find offense against Seward  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — It was one of those nights for Lakeview.

Students duck dodgeballs to raise money  Columbus Telegram

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

Stewart grows passion for ag through FFA  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Isabelle Stewart's to-do list just got a bit longer.

Columbus man fights through cancer  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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

Lakeview softball gets first win of season  Columbus Telegram

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

Lakeview graduates must prepare for 'real world'  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — The students dressed in blue and white are now ready to take a step into the “real world.”

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 ...

Columbus native catching stride at Columbus Hydraulics  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 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 speech makes history; David City adds another title  Columbus Telegram

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

Scotus takes 2nd at Lakeview Invite, Vikings follow in 3rd  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Three individual champions and a total of 10 top-three performances propelled the Scotus Central Catholic wrestling team to a second-place ...

Lakeview FBLA students score big at nationals  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 ...

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 marching bands compete in state competition  Columbus Telegram

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

Lakeview seniors get chance to shine  Columbus Telegram

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

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.

Glow Gold returns to benefit cancer awareness  Columbus Telegram

In conjunction with the fifth anniversary of Sammy's Superheroes Foundation, officials are offering free admission to the organization's biggest fundraising event, ...

Lakeview, Scotus crown homecoming royalty  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Cole Tessendorf and Ryanne Lueders are Viking royalty.

Shamrocks play through tragedy  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 ...

Coaching Spotlight: K.C. Belitz  Columbus Telegram

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

Lakeview introduces new multicultural club  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview High School students have another extracurricular option in the newly designed multicultural club.

Scotus cleans house at Lakeview triangular  Columbus Telegram

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

Students celebrate prom night | Local |  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Students danced the night away at prom.

Lakeview crowns homecoming royalty  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 ...

Pilot program targets workforce needs  Columbus Telegram

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

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 ...

New robotics season kicks-off in Stromsburg | Local  Columbus Telegram

Nebraska is a leader in competitive robotics, and the 2018-19 season is closing in on the kick-off at Cross County High School Saturday, Nov. 17.

David City students benefit from Latino summit  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 ...

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 ...

Volleyball roundup: St. Paul keeps Lakeview out of rhythm; CHS sweeps North Star  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview hung around Tuesday night against St. Paul, but never got its offense in rhythm as the Wildcats swept the match 25-20, 25-20, 25-17.

Leadership Columbus strengthening community ties for 28 years  Columbus Telegram

Mary Wiegand's life has been spent in the Columbus community, but the executive director of the Platte Valley Literacy Association wanted a way to better ...

Lakeview, Cross County take first in district speech  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview High School junior Kathleen Howland made it to finals in entertainment speaking, competed against the top six in District B-4, and was ...

Behlen visits Columbus High School welding class  Columbus Telegram

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

Volleyball roundup: Lakeview splits conference tourney matches  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Lakeview opened the Central Conference Tournament on Thursday with its third victory this season over Crete before falling to Aurora.

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.

Positive attitude helps Hogeland overcome challenges  Columbus Telegram

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

Wahoo offense too explosive for Lakeview  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.

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 ...

Students clear end-of-year hurdles  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Students were eager to cross the finish line on the track and for the school year.

Dush marches forward despite heart condition  Columbus Telegram

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

Embracing aging: 40 a magic number for Lakeview graduate  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS -- Age really is just a number to Kris Frederick.

Sertoma announces students of the month | Local  Columbus Telegram

Hannah Allen is a senior at Scotus Central Catholic, and is the daughter of Mike and Dr. Kim Allen. She is the only senior on the Girls Golf Team this season, and ...

Norman Dirks  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 ...

Revolution strives to make a difference  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 ...

Youth Digests -- March 28  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 ...

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.

Hambelton-Thomas  Columbus Telegram

Hambelton-Thomas. COLUMBUS – Mr. and Mrs. James Kent & Kathleen Hambleton of Fullerton, Nebraska and Mr. and Mrs. Ryan & Jan Went of Creston, ...

Connelly leads Twin River past Lakeview  Columbus Telegram

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

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.

Softball roundup: Columbus snaps long losing streak  Columbus Telegram

LINCOLN — Columbus High played its best games in three weeks, according to head coach Paul Braun, as the Discoverers snapped an 11-game losing streak.

Students showcase talents at music contest  Columbus Telegram

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

Stubborn competition  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — It was evident the players at Tuesday night's Lakeview High School basketball tournament were fighting to gain control of more than just the ball.

High school musicians perform at district contest  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — The campus was alive with the sound of music as Central Community College-Columbus hosted the Nebraska School Activities Association ...

Platte County board seat election update  Columbus Telegram

As of 9:46 p.m., about one forth, or approximately 20 percent of the vote has been counted fore the general election.

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

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

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.

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.

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 ...

Card player succeeds at one game of chance  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS – Poker isn't the only game of chance Tom Lutjens plays.

Fireworks stands bring families, teammates together  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Columbus is kicking off the Fourth of July season with families and organizations opening fireworks stands to raise money for various causes.

FarmHer event connects women in agriculture  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Agriculture is still a male-dominated field, but that doesn't deter a group of young women from Lakeview High School.

Band festival marching into Columbus  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Students are hoping to hit the right notes during this weekend's Columbus Marching Festival.

Players learn donkey ball is stubborn game  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — A unique brand of basketball was on display Sunday at the Lakeview High School gym.

Creativity key to closing gap for English language learners  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Imagine walking into a classroom and not understanding a word anyone is saying.

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 ...

Bands perform at annual Columbus Marching Festival  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS -- The beat goes on. For the 41st year, the Columbus Marching Festival was held Saturday, with local and area bands performing in a morning ...

Three compete for District 1 seat on county board  Columbus Telegram

Three candidates are competing for the District 1 seat on the Platte County Board of Supervisors in the Nov. 6 general election.

Youth digests -- Jan. 17  Columbus Telegram

OMAHA -- The College of Saint Mary announced students receiving their degrees during the winter commencement ceremony held in December.

Scouts dedicate memorial to Frei  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Connor Frei was used to living his life according to the Boy Scout Law.

Second-quarter run dooms Lakeview boys  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — A six-minute stretch of the second quarter was all Milford needed Thursday to put away the Lakeview boys basketball team.

Lakeview star signs to play QB at Doane  Columbus Telegram

Jack Shadley set to continue career as quarterback for Tigers.

Latino students striving for better futures  Columbus Telegram

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

‘Living Fred’ latest venture for Columbus’ Cruikshank  Columbus Telegram

Fred Figglehorn, the socially-awkward, high-pitched, tantrum-prone teenager created by Columbus native Lucas Cruikshank, is back for a Halloween spooking.

Locals wishy-washy on car cleaning  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Business at city car washes has paralleled the contrast of weather in the Columbus area this week.

Connor Frei  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Connor T. Frei, 17, of Columbus, died Monday, February 3, 2014.

Sports notes: Area soccer players selected for Shrine game  Columbus Telegram

OMAHA — Several area players were selected for the 23rd annual Nebraska Shrine Soccer Classic set for June 18 at Caniglia Field on the University of ...

Sports Notes  Columbus Telegram

The Knights of Columbus District 19 free throw contest was held Feb. 8 at the Schuyler Middle School gym. Winners of the contest are eligible to compete in the ...

Sports notes: Engel wins bull-riding event  Columbus Telegram

SPEARFISH, S.D. — Silver Creek cowboy Trey Engel is making a comeback. The Mid-Plains Community College sophomore won the bull riding at the Will ...

Competition tests students' spelling skills  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — This competition was full of W-I-N-N-E-R-S.

Rikki Klink  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS -- Rikki Klink, 42, of Columbus, entered peacefully into heaven on Sunday, January 12, 2014, at her home in Columbus surrounded by family.

Local students will do talking at state meet  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Tony Blaser is hoping for a repeat. The Lakeview High School senior was the Class B state speech champion in humorous interpretation last ...

For twins, graduation is extra-special occasion  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — Today's graduation ceremony at Lakeview High will mark the end of a long journey together for many students at the close-knit school.

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