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Updated Aug 7, 2014 at 11:08 AM

When Syracuse High School Senior Allison Mead heard about a summer program exploring the medical profession, she was immediately excited for the opportunity.  Allison learned of the Envision Leadership Program for medicine last fall from her Chemistry teacher, Jason Stanley.Allison spent a week this summer at Rockhurst University in Kansas City with 66 other high school students from the midwest.  She said, "We learned about everything to do with...

Updated Jul 31, 2014 at 2:45 PM

After a summer break, the Beatrice Adult Education/Nebraska City GED(r) and Basic Education classes will resume Aug. 18. Nebraska City classes meet at in the evenings at the Center for Children and Families on Mondays and Wednesdays from...

Updated Jul 31, 2014 at 2:43 PM

Southeast Community College will be offering Basic English as a Second Language classes this fall in Nebraska City. The classes will begin Aug. 14 and are held at the Center for Children and Families on Tuesday and Thursday from 6-8...

Updated Jul 31, 2014 at 2:39 PM

"Better Citizenship Today, Better Leaders Tomorrow" was the theme of the 2014 4-H Citizenship Washington Focus Conference.  Attending the week long conference in June at the National 4-H Center in Chevy Chase,...

Updated Jul 23, 2014 at 5:08 PM

The Syracuse FBLA Partnership with Business team of Emily Harsin, Jameson Bennett, and Aaron Halvorsen placed tenth at the National Future Business Leader Conference at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville, Tenn.   A...

Updated Jul 23, 2014 at 5:03 PM

SYRACUSE – The parent handbook for Title One was approved at the July School Board meeting.  The "Parents as Partners" book includes ways for parents to encourage reading at home.  Title One is a...

Updated Jul 17, 2014 at 1:10 AM

Eight students from Syracuse participated in the National History Day competition in Washington DC this summer. Pictured are (front row) Reagan Petersen, Rachael Nordhues, Sammie Jo Young and Sydney Paden; (back row)  Peyton Harsin,...

Updated Jul 10, 2014 at 2:12 PM

The Fremont County Extension Council on June 30 accepted the resignation of Susan Harris, who has  served Fremont County Iowa State University Extension and Outreach since 2011 as the County Youth Coordinator.  The...

Updated Jul 5, 2014 at 2:44 PM

LINCOLN – Nebraskans with little cooling this summer could be eligible for financial assistance or receive free fans through two Department of Health and Human Services programs.Thomas Pristow, director of Children and Family...

Updated Jun 27, 2014 at 1:47 PM

The Mourning Hope Grief Center is partnering with The Moyer Foundation to launch Camp Erin® Lincoln. Camp Erin is a free, weekend overnight camp for children between the ages of six and 17 who have experienced the death of someone close to them.

Updated Jun 26, 2014 at 12:30 PM

The University of Nebraska announced today that it will take steps to assist Nebraska students and families who are from areas of the state that have been declared federal disaster areas as a result of recent severe weather.

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