A Falls City resident died Wednesday morning as a result of electrocution, after the pickup he was operating crashed into a power pole south of Rulo.
Charles E. Furrow, 62, was...Read more
The Class D2 State Champion Falls City Sacred Heart Irish capped off a remarkable 13-0 season last Monday at Memorial Stadium and captured the school’s seventh state football title. It...Read more
Director Doug Kirkendall has announced that the annual Community Carol Sing is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in the auditorium at Falls City High School.
Following a 2 1/2 hour session last Tuesday evening in the District Courtroom, members of the Richardson County Jail Committee voted 7-1 to recommend that the Armory building, located west...Read more
A 71-year-old Falls City man was sentenced last week in Richardson County District Court for his involvement in a 2012 domestic disturbance.
Eugene “Buddy” Waters, a convicted felon, pleaded guilty...Read more
At this point in their preliminary concept planning, members of the Richardson County Jail Committee are looking at two basic options.
One (Option 1) is to convert the county-owned Armory building...Read more
Whew. The long march to Lincoln is over.
Falls City Sacred Heart out-dueled Wynot Monday afternoon in the semifinals of the Class D2 playoffs and escaped with a 61-44 victory to...Read more
Falls City Sacred Heart fell in straight sets to Stuart, 25-23, 25-18, 25-22, Thursday night in the first round of the Class D2 State Volleyball Tournament in Grand Island.
FCSH freshman...Read more
Falls City Sacred Heart senior quarterback Chaz Dunn accounted for six touchdowns – 3 rushing, 2 passing and a pick-6 – and helped lead the top-ranked Irish over visiting Humphrey...Read more
Capt. Dan Fritz. Photo by Jason Schock.
U.S. Army CPT Dan Fritz, Richardson County native and graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY, addressed a large gathering...Read more
Some of the scariest words in the English language are health-related. Cancer. Surgery. Blockage. Terminal. Exercise.
Exercise? Yes, exercise. Generally speaking, this nation is scared to death of exercise, and according...Read more
Top-ranked Falls City Sacred Heart, now 10-0 and into the Class D2 quarterfinals for the second-straight year, hosts Humphrey St. Francis (9-1) this afternoon at 4:30 p.m. at Jug Brown...Read more
Falls City Sacred Heart’s run towards a district championship was stopped last Tuesday night by this season’s thorn-in-their-side, Sterling, but the Lady Irish’s hopes for a state championship were kept...Read more
District 56 School Board members voted 4-2 Monday night in favor of adding baseball to the list of boys sports offered at Falls City High during their regular monthly meeting...Read more
The Falls City Middle School 8th grade class are going Hollywood!
The 8th grade Language Arts and American History classes will be bringing the fame and stardom of Hollywood to...Read more
Lincoln Christian’s big-play threats, again, proved to be too much for Falls City to overcome and the Crusaders advanced in the Class C1 state playoffs with a 30-14 victory Wednesday...Read more
Falls City Sacred Heart's Sawyer Kean rushed for career highs in yards, 288, and touchdowns, six, and propelled the top-ranked Irish into the quarterfinals of the Class D2 state playoffs.
The fate of high school baseball at Falls City High, at least for the foreseeable future, could be determined next Monday at the Falls City School Board’s regular monthly meeting....Read more
The fourth meeting of Richardson County’s Jail Planning Committee is set for Thursday, Nov. 7, at 6:30 p.m. in the District Courtroom in the Courthouse.
The objective of the meeting is...To...Read more
After practicing dentistry for more than 50 years, James Slominski, DDS, has announced his upcoming retirement and the transition of Parkside Dental Clinic, 1901 Chase St., to Kobza Dental. To...Read more
Once a Company B man, always a Company B man.
That was very obvious on Sunday evening, Oct. 27, when members of the former Company B, Nebraska National Guard and their...Read more
Falls City Sacred Heart capped off its best stretch of the volleyball season Friday night with a straight-set victory over upset-minded Johnson-Brock to capture the school’s first Pioneer Conference championship...Read more
Falls City High's volleyball season ended Monday night with a four-set sub-district loss to Auburn at Johnson-Brock High School.
FC dropped the first two games to the Bulldogs before winning the...Read more
Humboldt-TR-S' Lady Titans were defeated in four sets Monday night at Auburn in the first round of the Class C2-1 sub-district by ninth-ranked Palmyra, officially ending their season with a...Read more
Opponents were announced Thursday morning for the second round of the Class C and D NSAA State Football Playoffs.
Top-seeded FC Sacred Heart (9-0) travels to Lyons Wednesday for a 4...Read more
Senior Sean Strasheim and the Falls City Sacred Heart Irish faced very little opposition from Thursday's Class D-2 playoff opponent Kenesaw, as evidenced in this photo. FCSH defeated the Blue...Read more
Falls City High's Jordy Stoller celebrates after hauling in an 8-yard TD catch late in the fourth quarter of the Tigers 28-27 Class C-1 playoff victory over Wayne Thursday at...Read more
Falls City Sacred Heart put together one of their best matches of the season Tuesday night at Humboldt in the semifinals of the Pioneer Conference volleyball tournament, as they held...Read more
An investigation is ongoing, while charges are pending against two juveniles after the Richardson County Sheriff’s Office investigated the theft of two trucks in Humboldt over the weekend.
A 1988 four-door...Read more
FC Sacred Heart's Maggie Goltz goes up for a kill Monday night during the Lady Irish's two set victory over Diller-Odell in the first round of the Pioneer Conference tournament....Read more