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Texas man gets 10 years for $5M cattle-buying scheme

Prosecutors say a North Texas man must serve 10 years in federal prison for a cattle-buying scam that cost a Nebraska company more than $5 million. Tony Eugene Lyon of Fort Worth was sentenced Friday in Fort Worth. The 52-year-old Lyon in November pleaded guilty to wire fraud. Lyon was known ...

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Texas man gets 10 years for $5M cattle-buying scheme

Prosecutors say a North Texas man must serve 10 years in federal prison for a cattle-buying scam that cost a Nebraska company more than $5 million. Tony Eugene Lyon of Fort Worth was sentenced Friday in Fort Worth. The 52-year-old Lyon in November pleaded guilty to wire fraud. Lyon was known ...

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Pine Ridge Job Corps student charged with 1st Degree Sexual Assault

A 20-year-old male student at Chadron's Pine Ridge Job Corps has been arrested and charged with 1st Degree Sexual Assault. Court documents say Jordan Christen was arrested on Tuesday following the alleged assault that reportedly took place on Saturday, March 18th. The 14-year-old female victim...

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Proponent: Gallup survey indicates Nebraskans support investing in early childhood education

The largest state survey conducted about the education of young children shows overwhelming support for more money being spent on early childhood development. Samuel J. Meisels, founding executive director of the Buffett Early Childhood Institute,  told local childcare providers and early child...

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Charter Communications to hire 20K workers over 4 years

President Donald Trump is praising a plan by cable company Charter Communications to invest $25 billion and hire 20,000 American workers over the next four years. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Charter Communications CEO Thomas Rutledge joined Trump at the White House for the announcement. Rutledge s...

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Scottsbluff man confesses to baseball bat attack

A Scottsbluff man who now says he, not his father, was the one who struck another man with a basbeall bat last week faces a charge of second degree assault and use of a weapon to commit a felony. James Cabral told police re-investigating the attack that occurred early last Friday morning that his...

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all-day Registration Deadline: Control D... @ Chadron, Alliance, Rushville
Registration Deadline: Control D... @ Chadron, Alliance, Rushville
Mar 24 all-day
Diabetes is a serious problem, but research shows that controlling diabetes makes a huge difference. If one keeps blood sugar close to normal it reduces the chances of serious health problems such as blindness, kidney[...]
all-day RSVP TODAY: Chamber event: Build...
RSVP TODAY: Chamber event: Build...
Mar 24 all-day
Learn how to increase sales and build a destination business with noted speaker John Shallert.  Thursday, March 30th at the Hampton Inn in Scottsbluff.  Sponsored by the Scottsbluff Gering United Chamber of Commerce. Lunch is[...]
5:30 pm Lenten Fish Fry @ St. Agnes School Gym
Lenten Fish Fry @ St. Agnes School Gym
Mar 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
The St. Agnes Fryers invite everyone to another fish fry, Friday, March 24th at the St. Agnes School Gym in Scottsbluff.  Fish, pizza, tater tots, brownies and drink.  $8.00 adults, $4.00 Kids.  Open to everyone!
5:30 pm Lenten Fish Fry @ Parish Center in Bridgeport
Lenten Fish Fry @ Parish Center in Bridgeport
Mar 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Knights of Columbus invite you to a Lenten Fish Fry, Friday, March 24th at the All Souls Parish Hall in Bridgeport, 7th and P Street, from 5:30pm to 7:00pm. Serving fried fish, tator tots,[...]
6:00 pm WESTCO Twin Cities Baseball Banquet @ Elks Lodge
WESTCO Twin Cities Baseball Banquet @ Elks Lodge
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm
The WESTCO Twin Cities Baseball banquet is Friday, March 24th at the Elks. Meal tickets are prime rib or shrimp for $25 each. Raffle tickets are $100 each. Reverse raffle, silent auction, and live auction.[...]
6:00 pm WNCC Vocal Music Presents ‘A Ga...
WNCC Vocal Music Presents ‘A Ga...
Mar 24 @ 6:00 pm
The Western Nebraska Community College Vocal Music program, under the direction of Dr. Imgyu Kang, presents the 27th annual “A Gala Evening” March 24-25 at the Gering Civic Center. This year’s theme will take the audience “Around[...]

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