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MS Benefit: Support Candi Jareske

MS Benefit: Support Candi Jareske

Nikita Rector, Editor in Chief

March 29, 2012


Filed under Local News

On April 22, 2012 there will be an MS Benefit for Candi Jareske. MS stands for Multiple Sclerosis. According to PubMed Health, MS is an autoimmune disease that affects the brain and spinal cord, or central nervous system. Candi Jareske is an MS survivor. She has gone through several sessions of...

O’Neill High Schools Literature class embarks to Washington D.C. for Remembrance Project

O’Neill High Schools Literature class embarks to Washington D.C. for Remembrance Project

Caitlin Wilson, Web Editor

March 16, 2012


Filed under Local News

Early in the morning on Friday March 2nd, 2012, the O’Neill High School Holocaust Literature class, consisting of seniors Allison Depko, Kelci Ross, Beatriz Dominguez, Ashley Tompkins, and teacher, Katrina Gotschall, boarded a plane to Washington D.C. to take on a journey that was distinguished by...

Norfolk Bruizin’ Bettys

Norfolk Bruizin’ Bettys

Brittany Hinkel, Reporter/Cartoonist

March 15, 2012


Filed under Local News

While others may spend their Saturday nights performing the boring and monotonous tasks of everyday life, the Norfolk Bruizin’ Bettys are on a derby track, making a difference in a way that is unique, yet fitting. The Norfolk Bruizin’ Bettys are a roller derby team that practices and competes...

The War on All Shores

March 1, 2012


Filed under Local News

As the old saying goes “time waits for no man.” But in this case it waits for a women or so as it seems. With the recent passing of Whitney Houston it slowed and almost came to a stop as multiple news stations dedicated their time to shelling out information of her life including her drug abuse;...

A Crazy Valentines Day

Britt Young, News Editor

February 17, 2012


Filed under Local News

Not only was there a crash, a shooting, and another death; there was also an attempted bank robbery and a shoplifting incident at Walmart.  Al Cappone's ghost must have been watching over us. On Tuesday the day of love, many were in shock to find out that two people ran off the bridge that morning...

BREAKING NEWS: Standoff in Stanton involves suspect from Norfolk shooting

February 16, 2012


Filed under Local News

The suspect of the shooting in Norfolk  last Tuedsday is suspected to be in a shootout this afternoon in Stanton, Nebraska. Stanton Sheriff Mike Unger says he is confident that Carlos Alfredo Averalos-Martinez is in a house in south side of Stanton. The schools in Stanton have are on lock down unti...

Shooting in Norfolk leaves one in critical condition

Shooting in Norfolk leaves one in critical condition

Alberto Garcia, A&E Editor

February 15, 2012


Filed under Local News

A shooting which took place in Norfolk Tuesday at around  12:15 p.m.left one person in critical condition. Edna Gutierrez, 33, also known as Edna Little Elk was shot at 706 South 3rd Street, in Norfolk, NE. The suspect of the crime is 34 year old Carlos Alfredo Arevalo-Martinez. Gutierrez was shot...

UPDATE: Crash on east Benjamin Avenue

UPDATE: Crash on east Benjamin Avenue

Alberto Garcia, A&E Editor

February 14, 2012


Filed under Campus, Local News

Two students at Northeast Community College were involved in a car wreck on east Benjamin Avenue  Tuesday morning. At 10:45 a.m., the 2004 Dodge Ram pickup they were driving, lost control after they hit what appeared to be a patch of ice on the road. The car then proceeded to breaking the guard...

Crash on east Benjamin Avenue

Crash on east Benjamin Avenue

Alberto Garcia, A&E Editor

February 14, 2012


Filed under Local News

Today at around 10:45 a.m.,  a car going eastbound on east Benjamin Avenue got into a wreck. Norfolk Police Chief Mizner, stated that the car was apparently hit a patch of ice which caused the driver to go into the guard rail. The car hit the guard rail over the bridge that spans the flood control near...

February: Love Your Heart

Britt Young, News Editor

February 13, 2012


Filed under Campus, Local News

    February is a very busy month, but everyone should take time to worry about their hearts.     It is very fitting that February is also American heart month.  With Valentine’s Day coming up, people are opening their hearts to others, but are they aware of how healthy their hearts are?    ...

Be Safe: Wrap it up

Britt Young, News Editor

February 13, 2012


Filed under Campus, Local News

    The month of February is the month of love, but it is also the time of year to get a reminder to wrap it up and be safe.     February is National Condom month, where protection awareness is the key.  On physorg.com it states that 40% of women that get pregnant did not want to get pregnant.  T...

What is SOPA?

Alberto Garcia, A & E Editor

February 9, 2012


Filed under Local News, Opinion

What is SOPA? The Stop Online Piracy Act which was proposed in the House of Representatives as H.R. 3261, this past October and was postponed on January 20th of this year. It was postponed until further notice, but only after mass action against the proposed bill on the 18th of January, with website...

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