Nine people wrote letters of interest to fill the vacant Neligh-Oakdale Board of Education position. After a nearly 80-minute interview process, Christopher Ford was appointed to join the six-member board during tonight's regular meeting.
A trio of Neligh first-responders were at the right place at the right time Thursday afternoon. Not only did they help a teenage occupant out of a burning home, but they also saved the family dog that was penned inside of a burning kennel.
Neligh firefighters were called back to Mike and LouAnn Blecher 's home at 2:13 a.m. Friday morning to find the ranch style home fully engulfed in flames. Neligh police drove by the home at 2 a.m., and no flames or smoke were visible. VIDEOS & PHOTOS
The Neligh-Oakdale girls basketball team proved defense does win ball games. After all, the Lady Warriors held Osmond to just one point in the final stanza Tuesday night to rally for the 33-30 win and claim their first victory of the season.
Neligh-Oakdale Public School is accepting applications for a vacancy on the Board of Education. Due to the recent resignation of Del Ames, Supt. Kimberly Lingenfelter said the school is taking applications for a new board member.
Wednesday will be another dangerously cold morning as Antelope County remains in wind chill advisory until 10 a.m. The National Weather Services issued the advisory and is calling for the lowest wind chills to be 20-28 degrees below zero.
A longtime Neligh tradition is now officially back. The Imperial II Steakhouse officially opened its doors this morning and served its first meals to customers under the ownership of Bruce and Cindy Hild of Neligh
The newly chartered Sons of the American Legion want you to relive your Glory Days on New Year's Eve - and help them raise money for their new sign. But that's just one of several events planned by the Clearwater organization.
Neligh residents may be in the dark about not being in the dark on Tuesday. Nebraska Public Power District will be removing a substation south of Neligh beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16, which would cause a typical community to be without power
Hundreds turned out Sunday for Clearwater's annual Old Fashioned Christmas celebration. Sponsored by the Clearwater Chamber of Commerce, Santa Claus stopped by the American Legion. There was also hayrack rides, roasting of marshmallows and a meal.
Both Elkhorn Valley and Neligh-Oakdale had four medalists Saturday at the Creighton Invitational wrestling meet. The Falcons Chris Petersen won the 182-pounds division while Louis Herley led the Warriors with a runner-up finish at 120 pounds.
Two of Neligh's leaders were recognized Saturday evening for their contributions to the local business community. Jeri Anderson, mayor of Neligh, and Carrie Pitzer, president of the Neligh Chamber of Commerce, were honored at the annual Chamber banquet on Saturday at the American Legion.
Hunting and family go hand-in-hand for Jason Krebs. That’s why Saturday was such a monumental high and low for the Neligh man as he landed his buck of a lifetime - a monster whitetail with an 11x9 non-typical rack - on opening day in Antelope County.