Saturday's Arlington Invite brought with it a feeling the Blair volleyball team has been working toward.
The Class B No. 7 Blair softball team battled two of Class A's best and routed Grand Island on Saturday at the Lincoln Southeast Invite.
Blair High School is celebrating its annual homecoming week, but with some noticeable changes due to the coronavirus pandemic. There will be no dance and royalty will be crowned during the pep rally Friday. Even the theme relates to pandemic.
Washington County high school football teams went 0-for-3 Friday night with Arlington falling in its homecoming game, and both Blair and Fort Calhoun losing on the road.
One of the busiest intersections in Blair — and the site of a fatal accident about a year ago — may soon be safer for pedestrians.
Blair Community Schools (BCS) students will receive free breakfasts and lunches through Dec. 31 thanks to additional funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Blair softball player Hallie Lewis had a dominant showing during the Elkhorn Invite, which included a 5-RBI game against Omaha Duchesne. The senior was nominated for Athlete of the Week alongside Arlington's Kylee Bruning and Fort Calhoun's Kenzie Hansen.