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Ashley Hellbusch, 27, of Columbus, died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at her home in Columbus. The funeral *service* will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb.
CHS receives award for STEM program Columbus Telegram
Columbus High School has one of the best skilled and technical science programs in Nebraska, and now it has the award to prove it.
Columbus High School hosts first-ever Workforce Signing Day Columbus Telegram
Columbus High School recognized five of its graduating students who plan to jump straight into the workforce during its first-ever Workforce Signing Day held ...
High school students learn to embrace their cultures Columbus Telegram
Three Columbus High School students left the Latino Youth Summit on Tuesday feeling more empowered about their heritage.
High school bands to compete in Columbus Marching Festival this Saturday Columbus Telegram
High school bands from all over Nebraska will be seen marching through the streets of downtown Columbus for the 44th annual Columbus Marching Festival on ...
Lakeview hosting large robotics contest during weekend Columbus Telegram
Two Columbus schools are slated to compete in Saturday's Lakeview Open Robotics Tournament powered by the Nebraska Public Power District.
Columbus wrestling primed for a big run Columbus Telegram
There's a certain feeling that's readily apparent stepping on the mat in the Columbus High School wrestling room.
Columbus High School holds moment of silence for shooting victims Columbus Telegram
In wake of the one-month anniversary of the Feb. 14 school shooting in Parkland, Florida, many organizations across the country have been encouraging a ...
Behlen visits Columbus High School welding class Columbus Telegram
Students at Columbus High School Friday got a firsthand introduction to what a life working at Behlen Building Systems might look.
CHS in Fremont during lockdown; two apprehended Columbus Telegram
FREMONT -- Columbus High School students and staff were present Thursday at the Dillon Family YMCA Aquatics Center when it, Fremont High School and the ...
Local teen hosting presentation regarding Columbus Ice project tonight Columbus Telegram
A project that would bring an ice skating rink to Columbus is still in the process of raising funds to make a local teen's vision of offering winter fun to.
Seeing double, triple Columbus Telegram
Victoria Joseph, head cheer coach at Columbus High School, said this year's homecoming candidates are a sight to behold because of a unique coincidence.
Apply2College Day provides push for post-secondary education Columbus Telegram
Columbus High School seniors were given the extra push to complete their college applications on Thursday during Apply2College Day.
Vaping among youth raises issues Columbus Telegram
Five Columbus High School students on average are caught vaping on school grounds every week.
Columbus High STEM roof takes second wallop Columbus Telegram
After repair work began on Columbus High School's STEM Academy roof June 2, another storm took a punch at the CHS facility along 33rd Avenue and 38th ...
20 weird and wonderful Nebraska high school mascots | Football Columbus Telegram
With prep football season cranking up, we've rounded up some of our favorite Nebraska high school mascots. Did yours make the cut? Tell us which ones we ...
Senior students celebrate at proms before graduation Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS – Prom season is not merely an occasion for the glitz and glamour, but it also a time for togetherness and celebration.
Meet records fall at Columbus home track event Columbus Telegram
The Columbus High boys' and girls' track teams saw three meet records broken Monday in a dual meet with visiting Norfolk at Columbus High School.
The reluctant superstar Columbus Telegram
Columbus High School Homecoming is on Saturday night, and Joey Braasch doesn't have a date.
Columbus teen dies | Local | columbustelegram.com Columbus Telegram
Columbus Public Schools District on Monday acknowledged the Aug. 10th passing of Columbus High School student Jarrett Brehm, 18. The district on its ...
Columbus Ice in final stages of fundraising Columbus Telegram
wDiving headfirst into her 4-H Diamond Clover Level 6 project approximately three years ago, Elizabeth Blaser pined over community *service* project ideas that ...
Columbus High School Timeline Columbus Telegram
1860-61 — Columbus forms a school district after the first school building is donated. The log cabin was previously used as a company home by the Columbus ...
CPS Trunk or Treat offers safe space for Halloween tradition Columbus Telegram
Halloween lovers are in for a treat because the annual Columbus Public Schools Trunk or Treat event is returning for the eighth year.
CHS swimmer Mendez signs college letter Columbus Telegram
When Said Mendez began swimming competitively as a high-school freshman four years ago, he never would have envisioned someday being where he was ...
Time to hit the books with summer break ending Columbus Telegram
School is officially back in session leaving area students and faculty feeling excited and motivated for the new school year.
Unified bands ready to bring Husker spirit to Sunday parade Columbus Telegram
Editor's note: This is the final part of a three-part series that highlights summer camp for area high school bands. Scotus Central Catholic High School's band is ...
Columbus hosts golf invite Columbus Telegram
A crisp, cool morning greeted golfers from 15 different high schools as they coverged on the Elks Country Club for the Columbus High School boys' varsity golf ...
CHS rolls through GNAC tournament Columbus Telegram
Columbus wrestling entered the Greater Nebraska Athletic Conference tournament the clear favorite to walk away with another team title.
Big Band to entertain, benefit CHS music program Columbus Telegram
Collaboration between local entities and a state organization is bringing an Omaha-based Big Band to Columbus in an effort to raise money for a new piano to ...
Columbus’ Kucera signs with Northeast Columbus Telegram
Being a defender in soccer means your head must constantly be on a swivel. But, what goes on between the ears is just as important.
End of the F&C Era? Columbus, Fremont rivalry ends (for the time being) Friday Columbus Telegram
Nearly 100 years of history comes to a close on Friday inside the Columbus High School gymnasium when the CHS boys and Fremont basketball teams meet ...
Ups and downs in CHS boys jamboree Columbus Telegram
Columbus High and Scotus Central Catholic begin the basketball season later this week. After a scrimmage Saturday at Columbus High School, one head ...
Columbus marching bands compete in state competition Columbus Telegram
For a fifth consecutive year, Columbus High School's marching band has quite a bit to brag about.
Joseph shows off technicolor dreamcoat in CHS musical this weekend Columbus Telegram
The Holy Bible will meet Broadway for the latest Columbus High School musical.
Columbus High School hosting Jazz Cabaret concert | Community Columbus Journal
The Columbus High School Music Department will be presenting the 16th Annual Jazz Cabaret “A Night in New Orleans” on Saturday, Jan. 19 in the Columbus ...
CPS welcomes new foundation director Columbus Telegram
A newly created position at Columbus Public Schools has just been filled with Nicole Anderson taking over as the CPS Marketing/Foundation Director.
Discoverers track competes at McCook Columbus Telegram
On Thursday, the Columbus Discoverers hit the track in McCook and three of them came away winners in their respective events.
CHS hosts annual Sing Around Columbus Thursday Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS – The voices of hundreds of students filled the air during the Sing Around Columbus event held Thursday at Columbus High School Concert Hall.
Local high school soccer players to play in all-star game Columbus Telegram
Local high school soccer players from all three Columbus high schools will be joining forces when Central Community College has their first ever All-Star boys' ...
Columbus Middle School hosts annual science fair | Local Columbus Telegram
Sara Amador was nervous. She was noticeably uncomfortable talking to strangers, but regardless, she pressed on with presenting her science experiment ...
Columbus students move into new high school Lincoln Journal Star
COLUMBUS — Columbus students moved into the district's new high school Monday, the first step in the Columbus Public Schools' modernization plan.
Columbus prom dress drive makes a return Columbus Telegram
Prom is a night that most who attend will remember in one way or another for their entire lives.
Scotus basketball drops openers to St. Cecilia Columbus Telegram
The Hastings St. Cecilia girls hit six times from long range in the second quarter and built a lead No. 10 Scotus Central Catholic never overcame the rest of the.
Despite delays, new CHS expected to be under budget Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — Columbus Public Schools board members on Monday evening approved some spending changes in the construction costs for the new ...
Work Skills found through Project SEARCH Columbus Telegram
Michael Hansen will be the first one to say that his career has progressed extensively during his 36-year-long tenure in the healthcare industry.
Rocks finish volleyball regular season with road win Columbus Telegram
Scotus Central Catholic volleyball closed the regular season on the road Tuesday with a 25-18, 25-18, 17-25, 25-16 victory over Centennial Conference foe ...
Benck, Discoverers believe in long postseason run Columbus Telegram
Tuesday presents an opportunity for Columbus High volleyball that few predicted before the season. With so many unknowns in terms of personnel, prospects ...
Douglas Blair DeNio Columbus Telegram
Douglas Blair DeNio, 67, died Friday, Dec. 28th, 2018, at Columbus Community Hospital. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, at Columbus ...
YOUTH DIGESTS Columbus Telegram
Columbus Community Hospital (CCH) and CCH Premier Physical Therapy would like to congratulate the 2017-18 KLIR Prep Club Award winners. The award ...
Michael Cieloha Columbus Telegram
Michael D. Cieloha, 32, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at his home in rural Humphrey. Mass of Christian Burial is being held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec.
CHS athletic facilities sure to wow Columbus Telegram
Editor's note: This story and a dozen others will be featured in a special section in Saturday's Telegram highlighting the new Columbus High School.
Behlen launches apprenticeship program Columbus Telegram
Area students will be able to receive first-hand work experience with Behlen Manufacturing Co. launching its Registered Apprenticeship Program on Tuesday.
Home Real Estate making a move into new home Columbus Telegram
From a young age, Columbus native Renee Mueller knew she wanted to help her hometown.
CHS trio sign letters of intent Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS -- Michael Koch, Juan Leon and Nathan Slusarski were among the catalysts for the Columbus High football team the past four years.
Design finalized for new Columbus High campus Lincoln Journal Star
COLUMBUS — Plans for the $49.9 million Columbus High School project were recently completed, even though work started on the 60-acre site along 33rd ...
Doug Kluth appointed principal of Shell Creek Elementary School Columbus Telegram
After retiring five years ago from the school system, Doug Kluth recently returned to education taking on the position of principal at Shell Creek Elementary ...
Ralph Olson Columbus Telegram
Aug. 11, 1945-Jan. 7, 2019. Ralph Olson, 73, of Columbus, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at his home in Columbus. A memorial *service* will be held at 10:30 a.m. ...
Documentary puts Columbus High in spotlight Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — Sarah Kwapnioski was feeling like a movie star.
Jarrett Brehm Columbus Telegram
Jarrett Brehm, 18, passed away Aug. 10, 2018, at his home in Columbus. Funeral *service* will be at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 15 at First United Methodist ...
Providing a home away from home Columbus Telegram
Since 1994, Columbus residents Don and Gayleen Hingst have cared for all foreign exchange students who have stayed with them like family.
Columbus man fights through cancer Columbus Telegram
After relapsing four times in the past seven years, Columbus native Kyle Anderson said he is feeling optimistic moving forward after being pronounced ...
Esch inks deal with Raiders Columbus Telegram
All his life growing up on a soccer field, Caleb Esch's job was to keep the ball out of his own team's net.
Kathy Stradley Columbus Telegram
Kathy Stradley, age 69, died Aug. 29, 2018, at Mory's Haven in Columbus. A memorial *service* will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Sept.1 at McKown Funeral ...
Ten from Lakeview Speech Team qualify for state Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS – Ten of 25 students comprising Lakeview High School's speech team recently qualified for the state-level competition. The competition will be held ...
Lakeview, CHS moving on after back-to-back losses Columbus Telegram
Lakeview High football suffered a second straight loss to a ranked opponent that included more turnovers in Friday's 44-22 loss to No. 1 Pierce.
Lakeview's Purcell more than just the stats Columbus Telegram
Show Lakeview senior Mattie Purcell the list and she likely won't believe you.
David "Paco" Kohles Columbus Telegram
David 'Paco' Kohles, 44, of Columbus, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. A memorial *service* will be held ...
Kluth plans his return to Columbus Area Sports & Activities Council Columbus Telegram
After wrapping up the 2018-19 school year at Shell Creek Elementary School, Principal Doug Kluth plans to return to familiar turf: The Columbus Area Sports ...
Columbus' Aspen Luebbe wins again Columbus Telegram
Columbus' Aspen Luebbe has done it again, this time shooting a 1-over 72 at the Pius X Shootout on Tuesday. The score ties the Columbus High School record ...
Area dancers show off moves at Jam the Gym Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — Dancers from across the area showed off their moves Sunday during Jam the Gym.
BOYS HOOPS: Columbus hangs with 6th-ranked Lakeside Lutheran most of way, fades late WiscNews
COLUMBUS — Columbus prep boys basketball coach Ben Schambow felt Friday night's contest against Lake Mills Lakeside Lutheran would be a great ...
Kristin Kay Williams Columbus Telegram
Kris Williams, 66, of Columbus, died Saturday, Jan.12, 2019, surrounded by her family at the Immanuel Hospital in Omaha. A time for reflections and stories will ...
CHS percussion group making noise Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — One of the first public events at the new Columbus High School was a loud affair.
GALLERY: Wisconsin Dells and Columbus boys soccer battle it out Columbus Journal
Photos of the Wisconsin Dells and Columbus boys soccer teams battling it out in a Capitol Conference match on Tuesday, Sept. 11 at Columbus High School.
Trevor Michael Luckey Columbus Telegram
Trevor Michael Luckey, 15, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at Children's Hospital in Omaha surrounded by his family. He was diagnosed on Feb. 22, 2018 ...
Design makes high school 'uniquely Columbus' Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — When DLR Group designed the new Columbus High School, it took the school's theme and mascot to heart.
Runza owner taking creative approach with marquee Columbus Telegram
Steve Hughes never had aspirations of being a comedian growing up in Columbus, but he has found himself moonlighting as one, to an extent, over the last few ...
'58 team lays claim to best Warriors ever Columbus Telegram
The Steel Curtain. The Purple People Eaters. The '85 Bears. The Blackshirts of the '90s. Great defenses don't have to look far for a comparison when being ...
Columbus High's best returning for final home game Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — Some of the best basketball and volleyball players in Discoverer history are returning Friday to bid farewell to the current Columbus High School.
Jonathan Danforth | Obituaries | columbustelegram.com Columbus Telegram
Jonathan Danforth, 28, of Columbus, died Aug. 18, 2018, at his home in Columbus. A memorial *service* will be held at 7 p.m. on Sept. 14 at First United ...
Randy Grassmeyer Columbus Telegram
Randy Kent Grassmeyer, 67, of Holdrege passed away on Dec. 19, 2018, at the CHI Health - Good Samaritan in Kearney. Celebration of Life Services for Randy ...
CHS crowns homecoming king, queen Columbus Telegram
Columbus High School homecoming king and queen Said Mendez and Sydney Mickey pose for photos Friday night at Pawnee Park's Memorial Stadium.
Paula Rowe Columbus Telegram
Oct. 26, 1950 - Aug. 8, 2018. Paula Sue (Rowe) Roberts, 67 of Conifer, Colorado, passed into eternal peace Aug., 8, 2018, at the University of Colorado ...
Niedbalski - Keefover Columbus Telegram
NIEDBALSKI – KEEFOVER. COLUMBUS – Helen Suchan and Larry Niedbalski and Dan and Sandy Keefover announce the engagement of their children, Sara ...
Assistant coaches selected for CCC soccer team Columbus Telegram
New Central Community College-Columbus men's soccer coach Hawken Hanna has already found his assistant coaches.
Opening date for new Columbus High pushed to March Lincoln Journal Star
COLUMBUS — Contractors will need more time this winter to put the finishing touches on the new $49.9 million Columbus High School and revamp the old high ...
Columbus wrestlers 'almost perfect' in trouncing of North Star Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — Before Thursday's home dual against Lincoln North Star, Kasten Grape told Columbus High head wrestling coach Adam Keiswetter the ...
2 nurses receive prestigious honor Columbus Telegram
Two women with Columbus ties recently earned honors for their work in nursing.
Luckey loves role as first male member of CHS dance team Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — All it took was a single class and Trevor Luckey was hooked.
Play is rendition of classic movie, "12 Angry Men" Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS – The phrase “Don't judge a book by its cover” is the epitome of the Columbus High School's upcoming play, "12 Angry Jurors."
New CHS groups showcase more students Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS — More flags are flying and voices singing as Columbus High School welcomed two new groups last winter.
CHS graduate operating own painting company through internship Columbus Telegram
While Seth Stirek is confident that after college graduation he will become a Certified Public Accountant, a more strenuous labor-filled endeavor is teaching him ...
Brassfire to kickoff Friends of Music concert series Columbus Telegram
One of the world's most renowned trumpeters will be performing in Columbus this weekend.
Dennis "Denny" Vollbracht Columbus Telegram
Dennis 'Denny' Vollbracht, 66, of Columbus, Nebraska, died Sept. 6, 2018, at CHI Health Bergan Mercy in Omaha. The funeral *service* will be held at 10:30 a.m. ...
Collaboration is key to capital project success in Columbus Omaha World-Herald
In November 2009, the Omaha World-Herald praised Columbus, Nebraska, for its “long-term vision on community planning and economic growth.” The opinion ...
More schools fall into Nebraska's lowest performance classification Fremont Tribune
More of Nebraska's student and districts are in need of improvement this year — falling into the lowest of four performance levels in a state-mandated ...
GIRLS HOOPS: Mayville's finishing surge leads to win over Columbus after trailing most of way WiscNews
COLUMBUS — If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Kracl on governor's radar Columbus Telegram
Denise Kracl has found plenty of success professionally and personally throughout the years, but the Columbus native credits her hometown for shaping who ...
Joshua Gasper Columbus Telegram
Joshua Alan Gasper, 22, of Columbus, died Aug. 6, 2018, as a result of injuries sustained from an auto-motorcycle accident near Humphrey on Aug. 2, 2018.
Sports notes: Columbus Area Bison tryout scheduled Columbus Telegram
COLUMBUS -- The Columbus Area All-Star Bison basketball team tryout will be held on Sunday, March 18 at Columbus High School. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. ...
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