Former Creighton basketball coach John “Red” McManus is dead at the age of 88. He passed away Tuesday after a lengthy illness. McManus was coach of the Bluejays from 1959 to 1969. Credited with bringing the program back into prominence with tough scheduling, he was elected to the school’s athletic Hall of Fame in 1979.
Wal-Mart is offering $3 million in grants to Feeding America food banks across the country.
With the expected addition of five to seven hundred jobs over the next few years, workers and housing will be critical issues.
Yankton School Superintendent Dr. Wayne Kindle says the district should not have to ask for a property tax opt out, at least for the next few years.
It has been just over a month since school started in the newly merged Hartington-Newcastle district in north east Nebraska.