Severe weather swept across much of Nebraska Wednesday into Thursday morning. Utility crews worked throughout the night to restore power to its customers, while community members in Trumbull went to work to help one another out.
Players and coaches for both the North and South Teams began preparations early Monday for the 62nd Annual Nebraska Shrine Bowl. The South Team held practices at Kearney High. With the North Team holding practices at Horizon Middle School in Kearney.
The Cornhuskers’ 24-sport program has about 600 athletes and is one of a handful that makes money. Though a 10% budget cut was announced recently, the program is able to absorb the cost of testing, in part because of its affiliation with the university’s medical school.