Hub File | Posted: Monday, August 12, 2013 11:00 am
Age Group: 70-74
Events: 3-on-3 basketball tournament
Years competing: 15 years
Why I compete: I love basketball. Others choose to play golf or tennis but basketball is my thing.
Senior Games Highlight: We won our first round game a few years ago in overtime because I made a couple extra shots for us down the stretch. That felt really good.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Elizabeth Warren offered an impassioned endorsement of Hillary Clinton on Monday morning, symbolically unifying the Democratic Party behind the presumptive nominee and giving voters a rousing preview of what could be a historic joint ticket.
U.S. stocks indexes headed toward a sharply lower close in late-afternoon trading Monday, reflecting ongoing investor jitters over the fallout of Britain's vote to leave the European Union.
KEARNEY — A variety of fireworks shows and Independence Day celebrations will heat up the weekend across Hub Territory.
LINCOLN -- Authorities have released the names of a man fatally shot by Lincoln officers and the women police say he was suspected of shooting.
ANSLEY — An Ansley man was sentenced to 17 years in prison in U.S. District Court in Lincoln Friday for receiving child pornography.
KEARNEY — A total of 24 teams and 667 participants participated in the 21st-annual Kearney Community Olympics Friday-Sunday.
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Grand Island's insurance carrier has settled a claim against the city over the drowning of a 5-year-old girl at the city's Island Oasis Water Park last summer.
LINCOLN -- Authorities have released the names of a man fatally shot by Lincoln officers and the women police say he was suspected of shooting.Crime, University Of Nebraska At Kearney, Marlene Rashidi, Lincoln, Shooting, Marlene Uziya Rashidi, Dezarae Mann
Posted on Jun 27, 2016
LINCOLN -- The Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting by police officers that happened in north Lincoln on Sunday morning.Lancaster County, Lincoln, Shooting, Officer, Press Release
Posted on Jun 27, 2016
KEARNEY — A variety of fireworks shows and Independence Day celebrations will heat up the weekend across Hub Territory.Fireworks, Independence Day, Fourth Of July, Fireworks Shows, Firworks Stands, Firework
KEARNEY — A total of 24 teams and 667 participants participated in the 21st-annual Kearney Community Olympics Friday-Sunday.Community Olympics, Chi Health Good Samaritan, Park And Recreation, Team, Tournament
KEARNEY — Barbara A. Bancroft, 75, of Kearney died Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, at St. Luke’s Good Samaritan Village.
Posted on Jun 27, 2016
ANSLEY — An Ansley man was sentenced to 17 years in prison in U.S. District Court in Lincoln Friday for receiving child pornography.Crime, Ansley, Child Porn, Darrell W. Jenkins, Patrol
MARIETTA, Ga. — Peggy L. Wilbeck, 67, of Minden, Neb., died Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Tranquility Hospice Center in Marietta.
Which sin, according to the Scriptures, is worse than others? We see in 1 Corinthians 6:9-11 ... One is no worse than the other. All will condemn you. But notice it says such were some of you. That means people can change.Lifestyle, Agenda, Lgbt, Bible
BUTLER, Mo. — Susan Kay Jones, 61, of Rich Hill, formerly of Kearney, Neb., died Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Breezy Meadows in Butler.
FUNK — A 19-year-old Funk woman died in a one-vehicle accident south of Odessa this morning.Accident, Phelps County Sheriff's Office, Fatality, Odessa, Vehicle, Funk, Melissa Gabehart
Posted on Jun 24, 2016
OMAHA — John F. Teter, 84, of Omaha, formerly of Holdrege, died Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Country House in Omaha.
KEARNEY — Evelyn M. Davis, 94, of Kearney died Saturday, June 25, 2016, at CHI Health Good Samaritan.
FRANKLIN — A jungle of mold has festered into a $35,000 to $50,000 problem in one area of the Franklin County Museum in Franklin.Franklin County Museum, Mold, Cleanup
OMAHA — Kimberly A. Gibbons, 44, of Kearney died Sunday, June 19, 2016, at Nebraska Medicine in Omaha.Kearney, Omaha, Kimberly A. Gibbons, Morris Hansen
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — Grand Island's insurance carrier has settled a claim against the city over the drowning of a 5-year-old girl at the city's Island Oasis Water Park last summer.General News, Municipal Governments, Accidents, Accidents And Disasters, Local Governments, Government And Politics
LOUP CITY — Eugene C. “Gene” Spotanski, 85, of Loup City died Friday, June 24, 2016, at his home.
ELM CREEK — Toward the end of what looked like an eight-second ride at last year’s Sumner Rodeo, a reddish brown-and-white speckled bull got the better of Billy Stover.Bull, Rodeo, Bull Riding, Bullfighter, Rural, Cattle, Billy Stover
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — New solitary confinement regulations in Nebraska's prisons are set to go into effect.Correctional Systems, Law And Order, General News, Nebraska Prisons, Solitary Confinement, Prison
KEARNEY — One of Wade Allison’s dreams came true Saturday morning when he was selected by the Philadelphia Flyers in the second round, No. 52 overall, in the NHL Draft.Wade Allison, Tri-city Storm, Philadelphia Flyers, Nhl Draft, Hockey
KEARNEY — A crowd sits at tables in the corner of the basement at The Chicken Coop at 2115 Ave. A on a Tuesday night.Pub Quiz, Kearney Public Library, The Chicken Coop, Trivia
The College World Series, which has a tremendous economic impact on Omaha, shows Nebraska at its best. Unfortunately, the alcohol sales in the unincorporated village of Whiteclay expose the Good Life State at its worst.Whiteclay, Indian Reservation, Alcoholism, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Alcohol, College World Series, Sales
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter century.Health, Government And Politics, Abortion, Human Rights And Civil Liberties, Social Issues, Social Affairs, Women's Health
KEARNEY — Food trucks may become fixtures in the parking lot near the Museum of Nebraska Art if the Kearney City Council approves a new permit Tuesday.Food Trucks, City Council, Permits, City Code, Michael Tye, Truck, Permit, Vendor
PHOENIX — Anne Josephine Cunningham, 83, of Phoenix, formerly of Kearney, Neb., died Sunday, June 19, 2016, in Phoenix.Anne Josephine Cunningham, Phoenix, Kearney
KEARNEY — Roller Derby competitors from the Kearney-Grand Island area have a score to settle with North Platte.Bout, Lindsey Berglund, Roller Derby, Roller Vixens
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro's acting governor is warning that the Olympic Games could be a "big failure."Sports, Olympic Games, Summer Olympic Games, Events
Last year’s Civic Health Index for Nebraska showed that millennials — people around age 30 and younger — are the least likely to volunteer, register to vote and show up to the polls, or contact public officials. The first-ever study of its type in Nebraska revealed that, as a state, we need …Summit, Leaders, Talents, Volunteerism, Voting
LINCOLN — After about two hours of clapping, impromptu “Husker Power” chants and practice drills, Nebraska football’s final, star-studded Friday Night Lights camp boiled down to its main event.Nebraska, Friday Night Lights Camp, Football, Fans, Recruits
KEARNEY — Two top employees at Kearney’s Youth Rehabilitation and Treatment Center no longer work at the facility.Yrtc, Rey Rodriguez, Matt Christiancy, Department Of Health And Human Services, Russ Reno, Reno
Posted on Jun 22, 2016
KEARNEY — New federal overtime regulations are some of the most significant changes recently made in human resource law, experts are saying.Employee, Overtime, Salary, Kearney Area Chamber Of Commerce
KEARNEY — A Kearney woman must help restore her victim’s credit after stealing the woman’s identity last summer.Janelle Mcatee, Bill Wright, Buffalo County District Court, Crime, Identify Theft
KEARNEY — Lincoln’s (Southeast) J.C. Brager got to see what Kearney Runza is all about.Breyden Eckhout, Kearney Runza, Legion Baseball, Lincoln North Star, Lincoln Southeast
KEARNEY — A Kearney man who was shot once in the torso by a Kearney Police Department officer following a June 5 confrontation is in jail.Jose Klich, Derek Payton, Car, Amanda Journey, Kearney Police Department, Buffalo County Court
FUNK — A 19-year-old Funk woman died in a one-vehicle accident south of Odessa Friday morning.Vehicle, Accident, Funk, Melissa Gabehart
KEARNEY — A Kearney woman has agreed to pay more than $2,000 in restitution after stealing another woman’s identity, opening accounts and racking up debt.Crime, Fraud, Buffalo County District Court, Janelle Mcatee
RAVENNA — Albert S. “Al” Richter, 91, of Kearney died Wednesday, June 22, 2016, at Good Samaritan Society in Ravenna.
KEARNEY - Wednesday's death of a University of Nebraska at Kearney student appears to be accidental.Unk, University Of Nebraska At Kearney
KEARNEY — Eleven more high school seniors will join the University of Nebraska at Kearney track and field team this fall, according to head coach Brady Bonsall.Unk Track, Brady Bonsall, Sports, Track And Field, Qualifier, Cross Country
Posted on Jun 24, 2016
RAPID CITY, S.D. — The Kearney Post 52 Juniors started 1-2 in a tournament in Rapid City, S.D.Kearney Post 52, American Legion Baseball, Rapid City Expos
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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michael Phelps is dropping the 200-meter freestyle at the U.S. swimming trials, leaving the 18-time Olympic gold medalist with four events.Sports, Olympic Trials, Men's Sports, Swimming, Summer Olympic Games, Celebrity, Olympic Games, Events, Aquatics, Men's Aquatics, Entertainment, Arts And Entertainment, Michael Phelps, Omaha, 2016 Summer Olympics
KEARNEY — The Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce has decided to end its sponsorship of the annual July 3 fireworks show at the Viaero Event Center.Kearney Area Chamber Of Commerce, Chamber, Fireworks, Viaero Event Center, Lori Gartner
Posted on Mar 23, 2016
KEARNEY — The Church of the Nazarene at 3211 Ave. Q is quiet and the voices of Violet Headley, 80, and Betty Jasmann, 73, can be heard as they pull books, photo albums and documents out onto a table.Church Of The Nazarene, Birthday, 100 Years, Pastor, Violet Headley, Church
KEARNEY — Hampton Inn Kearney at 118 Third Ave. received a 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award.Tripadvisor Certificate, Hampton Inn
BRIDGEPORT, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a 21-year-old woman has been hospitalized after a tubing accident in the Nebraska Panhandle.General News
KEARNEY — Employees from Monsanto’s Kearney Production Site recommended Kearney Area Children’s Museum to receive a $5,000 grant from the Monsanto Fund’s 2016 site grant initiative.Grant, Kacm
LINCOLN — Remi Madeleine Pika, infant daughter of Jomar and Jessica (Delahunty) Pika of Lincoln, died Monday, June 20, 2016, in Lincoln.Remi Madeleine Pika, Lincoln
KEARNEY — Bettelee Mary Frahm Lewis, 92, of Kearney died Thursday, June 16, 2016, at CHI Health Good Samaritan.Bettelee
KEARNEY — New leadership is coming to the College of Natural and Social Sciences at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.John La Duke, Peter Longo, University Of Nebraska At Kearney, College Of Natural And Social Sciences, Dean
ALMA — Harlan County Reservoir is still under a health alert.Harlan County Reservoir, Algae, Health Alert
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