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State tennis opening round - Lexington Clipper Herald
The Lexington tennis team, along with 29 other teams in class B, enjoyed sunny conditions for State tennis Thursday morning at the Woods Tennis Centre in Lincoln. In first round action, number 1 singles player Hannah Ostrom made quick work of her first ...
Lex athletes out at state tennis tournament - Lexington Clipper Herald
The Lexington tennis season came to a close at the state championships in Lincoln after the second round of doubles action and the third round of singles. Hannah Ostrom powered by Katie Noble of Grand Island Central Catholic, 6-1, 6-1 to move onto the ...
Catalina Laguna set to continue soccer career at Northwest Tech in Kansas - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. – This month Catalina Laguna realized two dreams. First, she graduated from Lexington High School on Mother’s Day. Second, an athletic scholarship offer from NorthwestKansasTechnicalCollege in Goodland, Kan., means Laguna’s soccer ...
Legislature approves DREAMer licenses, sends bill to Ricketts' desk - Lexington Clipper Herald
LINCOLN — State lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to a bill ending Nebraska’s status as the only state to deny driver’s licenses to the children of illegal immigrants. The vote on the bill was 34-9, which would be four more votes than needed to ...
LHS Boys soccer in one word: Family - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. – The 2015 Lexington Boys soccer season came to a close on Saturday with a tough State Tournament semi-final loss to defending champions Columbus Scotus. After the loss, the mood was somber on the team bus. After a good meal, however, the ...
Plum Creek Motors to host fundraiser and Wounded Warrior Drag Car on Saturday - Lexington Clipper Herald
Plum Creek Motors will be displaying the Wounded Warrior Drag Car on Saturday, May 23. The dealership will also be holding a fundraiser with a free Hot Dog lunch and a free will donation, from noon until 2 p.m. on Saturday. Plum Creek Motors will match ...
Robbery suspect captured in Iowa - Lexington Clipper Herald
Lexington police report that robbery suspect Joseph Fleming was arrested in Toledo, Iowa, by local police. Fleming was arrested on a warrant out of Lexington for robbery, use of a weapon to commit a felony, and burglary. Lexington Police Chief Tracy Wolf ...
Relay for Life traveling toilet fundraiser seeks to “Flush Out Cancer” - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. – Wednesday morning workers at Doran Post and Associates came to work and chuckled as they entered their office. To the right of the front doors stood a purple and lime green glittering toilet. A large sign on top of the toilet reads ...
Pershing student wins 811 Statewide Poster Contest - Lexington Clipper Herald
Amarilis Cardenas, a fourth grader at Pershing Elementary School was recognized as one of the winners of the “811” Call Before You Dig Statewide Poster Contest. Teacher Amber Swartz taught the safe digging lesson and submitted posters from her entire ...
Celebration for retiring teachers - Lexington Clipper Herald
LEXINGTON, Neb. – During her a retirement celebration Monday evening for her and eight other Lexington Public Schools staff, Cindy Reutlinger looked at one of her former students, LHS graduate Haley Rogers, and wondered. Reutlinger estimated she had ...
Lexington Boys Soccer - Lexington Clipper Herald
OMAHA, NE - Hastings Alex Pedroza and Lexington's Kevin Andrade fight for control of the ball in the first half. Lexington beat Hastings 3-1. Lexington met Hastings in the opening round of the Nebraska State Class B Soccer tournament in Omaha, Neb.
Retiring educators - Lexington Clipper Herald
A reception was held this week for several retiring educators at Lexington Middle School. Front row, left to right: Vickie Otto, Cynthia Strickland, Susan Doty, Darlene Brush. Back row-Cindy Reutlinger, Bob Ripp, Ronda Maloley, Jennifer Rikli.
Elwood grad Carlberg raising money to study in Germany - Lexington Clipper Herald
Two experiences from Taylor Carlberg’s high school years at Elwood have uniquely prepared her for her study abroad experience, planned this summer in Germany. First, Carlberg, who is an ElwoodHigh School graduate who will enter her sophomore year at the ...
Cooler, wetter conditions slow planting progress - Lexington Clipper Herald
Wet weather has slowed both corn and soybean planting in Nebraska, though Nebraska and the 18 major corn- and soybean-growing states are still ahead of the five-year planting average, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural ...
Around Town - Lexington Clipper Herald
The AroundTown section of the Clipper-Herald is to notify the public of upcoming events and to publicize pertinent information from individuals, groups or organizations that are not for profit. 2015 Nebraska Passports, the official passport travel program ...