MPCC saddles up for fall rodeo

MPCC saddles up for fall rodeo

The countdown is on.

Two days of fast-paced, hoof-stompin’, bull-snortin’ action are about to take over the Wild West Arena in North Platte, and only a handful will come out on top.
The 2015 Rail Town U.S.A. College Rodeo is planned for Sept. 18-19. The best athletes in the Great

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Class B Football Preview 2015

Matt Williams with Hometown Family Radio had a chance to talk about Class B football in the state of Nebraska for the upcoming season with Bob Jensen of Huskerland Prep, who is in his 27th season as publisher and editior. 

 

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New Football Rules Limit Contact, Practices to Improve Safety

New Football Rules Limit Contact, Practices to Improve Safety

Your father’s two-a-day, or three-a-day, high school football practices — and drills such as “bull in the ring” — are a thing of the past.

To improve player safety, new Nebraska School Activities Association rules will limit practice time and contact levels when workouts begin Monday.

Players cannot be placed

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MCC Adopt an Athlete Program

MCC Adopt an Athlete Program

Families are still needed!  The Fall Semester at McCook Community College will be starting soon, and the MCC Indians Boosters Club is actively recruiting families to participate in the Adopt-an-Athlete Program. This program provides an opportunity for your family to meet a couple of the MCC student/athletes and give them

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MCC Booster Club

MCC Booster Club

The MCC Indians Boosters Club is busy with its annual fundraising drive in support of MCC sports, and all donation amounts are appreciated. Rebecca Vosburg, President of the MCC Boosters, stated, “Our donors provide a lifeline of spirit and support for MCC athletics.  We are so thankful for their support,

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Police: Memorial Stadium announcer stole thousands from elderly women

Police: Memorial Stadium announcer stole thousands from elderly women

Patrick Combs, whose voice you hear inside Memorial Stadium, stands accused of swindling two elderly women of hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to court documents.

Combs, 49, of Gretna turned himself in at the Lancaster County jail Thursday morning, booking records show.

Prosecutors charged him on Wednesday with five

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Collins, Pierson-El Named to Big Ten Watch List

Collins, Pierson-El Named to Big Ten Watch List

Nebraska junior defensive tackle Maliek Collins and sophomore receiver/punt returner De’Mornay Pierson-El are among 11 Big Ten players named to the conference’s preseason Players to Watch list Thursday morning.  A media panel voted for the top five players from both the East and West Division, with one additional honoree because

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Big Ten Championship Game Tickets on Sale Saturday

Big Ten Championship Game Tickets on Sale Saturday

Tickets for the 2015 Big Ten Football Championship Game will go on sale to the general public on Saturday, August 1 at 11 a.m. (CT). The fifth annual Big Ten Football Championship Game will be played on Saturday, December 5 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Ind. The game will

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Armstrong Named to Manning Award Watch List

Armstrong Named to Manning Award Watch List

University of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong earned his second watch list recognition Thursday afternoon, as he was named to the Manning Award Watch List.

The Manning Award was created by the Allstate Sugar Bowl in honor of the college football accomplishments of Archie, Peyton and Eli Manning. It is the

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Nebraska and adidas Unveil New Husker Bold Alternative Uniforms

Nebraska and adidas Unveil New Husker Bold Alternative Uniforms

The University of Nebraska and adidas today unveiled the new Primeknit Husker Bold alternative football uniforms, which will be worn on Saturday, October 24th for the team’s game against Northwestern. Developed in collaboration with the University of Nebraska athletic department, the new Primeknit Husker Bold alternative uniform is at the forefront

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