• What Should Loyalty Day Really Celebrate?

    What Should Loyalty Day Really Celebrate?0

    Loyalty day is on the first of May and was set aside for the agreement of loyalty to the United States. It is seen as a recognition of the heritage of American freedom. President Eisenhower was the first to make it an official holiday back in 1959; every president since has made May 1 an

  • National Nurse’s Week

    National Nurse’s Week0

    Nurse’s Week is a week dedicated to the millions of nurses around the world. The week is celebrated every year May 6 through May 12. Nurses constantly help people and put in long and hard hours. From shots to hours of paperwork, nurses do it all. Nurse Week raises awareness for the tireless commitment of

  • National Honesty Day is on April 30

    National Honesty Day is on April 300

    If you are like most people, you are sick and tired of all the dishonesty in the world. National Honesty Day is on Saturday April 30. It is meant to encourage honesty and straightforward communication in everyday life. It was established by Hirsh Goldberg who created it in part because of the fact April 1

  • Nebraska Outlaws and their Stories

    Nebraska Outlaws and their Stories0

    During the Great Depression, Nebraska was home to many well known thieves. The first and most successful one was Maurice “Blondie” Denning. At the age of 23, he formed a gang. After several robberies throughout the Great Plains, his gang ended up in the town of Kinney, Nebraska. Denning and a fellow gang member pulled

  • LPS Teacher Appears on “The Voice”

    LPS Teacher Appears on “The Voice”0

    Singing is a talent that not everyone has, but LPS employee Hannah Huston does. Huston a preschool teacher at Arnold Elementary School auditioned for the show The Voice late 2015.  The Voice is a televised singing contest aired on NBC where contestants sing to impress the four judges who then turn into coaches that help

  • Lady Rockets Place Runner-Up in Class A Districts

    Lady Rockets Place Runner-Up in Class A Districts0

    On February 23, the Lady Rockets took on South Sioux City (SCC) for the Class-A District 1 Championship. The winner of this game got to advance on to the State Basketball Championship held next week at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. SCC is seeded first with a record of 22-1 according to Lincoln Journal Star. The