One of the top dual-threat quarterbacks in the nation made a trip to Iowa yesterday. Rafe Peavey of Bolivar High School in Missouri is ranked as the fourth ranked dual-threat QB by Rivals.com. Peavey is verbally committed to Arkansas but is still shopping around after head coach John L.Smith was replaced.
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds says the support the university receives from the state attracted him to the position.
Iowa Lottery officials are monitoring states that are experimenting with the electronic sale of lottery tickets.
The Yankton School Board has decided to add a full time art teacher back to the staff at the Middle School.
José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University.
Nebraska State Senators have advanced legislation that is written to provide for a production tax credit for wind farms and solar projects.