One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday morning at the intersection of U.S. Highway 30 and County Road 29 south of Blair.
Single-digit temperatures and light snow were appropriate weather conditions for ice rescue training hosted by Fort Calhoun Fire and Rescue at Lake Arrowhead at Lakeland Estates Wednesday. First responders from Kennard and Blair also took part in the training.
Deer sausage, elk meatballs and duck dressing was on the menu for the Blair Cosmopolitan Club's 21st annual wild game feed fundraiser held Friday at Schwertley Hall in Fort Calhoun.
Fort Calhoun Elementary third through sixth grade students waved their arms to songs, listened to the words written in Langston Hughes' poem "I, Too" and repeated a few lyrics from rapper Nas' "I Know I Can," telling themselves they can be want they want to be.
The Blair Bear Backers organization was hard at work this weekend raising funds for a new press box at Krantz Field and entertaining the Blair residents with a trivia night.
Arlington High School senior Kirk Rangel has done 500 hours of community service through his involvement in FBLA, including helping for five summers at a senior center in Fremont. He has made the honor roll with distinction most, if not all, semesters. He has served as a local FBLA officer e…
Students at have several core classes they need to take in order to graduate. Yet many have the time in their schedules for electives. Some might not know all the elective options they have at the school, so for the second year Arlington High School hosted an electives fair.
U.S. Congressman Jeff Fortenberry, representative for Nebraska's 1st District, met with business leaders Wednesday at the Washington County Chamber of Commerce in Blair.
A two-day bench trial has been set in a lawsuit filed against Washington County and Sheriff Mike Robinson over the death of a Fort Calhoun teenager who was killed in an accident after fleeing a traffic stop in 2017.
Two days after being named Fort Calhoun Community Schools' (FCCS) next superintendent, Jerry Green was back to his duties as Fort Calhoun High School principal. But on Monday, those duties came with a look forward to learning the role he'll assume July 1.
The family game night originally scheduled for Feb. 29 will now be held March 1 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Arlington Multipurpose Senior Center. It was rescheduled due to a conflict with the Arlington PTO Trivia Night.
Blair Community Schools (BCS) and the Washington County Food Pantry have partnered to provide an after-school food pantry for students at Blair High School.
The Fort Calhoun Community Schools (FCCS) School Board agreed to enter into contracts with BCDM Architects and Boyd Jones Construction during its Feb. 10 meeting for a project to build a new gym at Fort Calhoun Elementary School.
Members of Fort Calhoun SkillsUSA Chapter 27 held a teddy bear drive during the Fort Calhoun High School girls and boys basketball games held at the high school on Friday night.
The Blair Library and Technology Center welcomed the Seventh Annual Alternative Growers Group Conference to educate and communicate with acreage owners and other growers in the Washington County area.
A man who was found with drugs in his pockets after he was arrested for driving with a suspended license accepted a plea agreement and was sentenced Tuesday in Washington County District Court.
The Arlington FFA chapter attended the Leadership Development Events (LDEs) on Jan. 6at Wisner-Pilger High School, competing with schools in the district. Each ribbon placing is worth a certain number of points, and Arlington had 29 points, which resulted in them winning the LDE small chapt…
A man who accepted a plea agreement for stealing from Walmart and then failed to appear at his sentencing in December was sentenced to prison Tuesday in Washington County District Court.
A man found with drugs after state troopers cited him for driving under suspension was ordered to pay a fine, court costs and attorney's fees Tuesday in Washington County District Court.
A man who was found with drugs and paraphernalia after a crash on U.S. Highway 75 was sentenced to probation Tuesday in Washington County District Court.
Participants in the seventh annual Alternative Growers Group Conference will have a choice of a variety of talks aimed specifically for acreage owners in the Washington County area.
With her correct spelling of "porridge," Otte Blair Middle School (OBMS) eighth-grader Jacinta Flynn sealed her third title at the Washington County Spelling Bee on Wednesday morning.
The Fort Calhoun Community Schools Board of Education announced this morning that it has negotiated and come to a verbal agreement with Fort Calhoun High School Principal Jerry Green to become the next superintendent of the district.