Hastings public library relaunches ''One Thousand Books Before Kindergarten' on Feb. 1. This new literacy program will help young children build the necessary reading skills when entering into kindergarten.
Bennett Davis Jr. is a big man with a big heart. The 6-foot-9 former college basketball player and coach serves as the director of community standards and student conduct at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.
State Sen. Joni Albrecht of Thurston on Friday proposed letting voters weigh in on a constitutional amendment that would eliminate the Nebraska State Board of Education and give the governor control over the state Department of Education.