Stubby's Event Hall, Creighton, NE
Everyone was dressed to the nines this past Saturday, April 16th, at Stubby's Event Hall. The Creighton Junior/Senior Prom was a success, and another year of great memories culminated. The night kicked off with a Grand March, where the prom participants could show off their dresses and tuxes to the public, who had the opportunity to take many, many pictures. Once the Grand March concluded, Junior Class President Makayla Brockhaus continued the night's festivities by introducing the program for the evening. The meal consisted of roast beef, mashed potatoes w/ gravy, corn, dinner . . .
Brandon Borgmann and Austin Diedrichsen were recently selected for the 2nd Annual Striv All-Star game. The game will be held June 4th in York, Nebraska. The girls game will start at 6:00 p.m. and the boys to follow around 8:00 p.m. The boys teams will be coached by Elmwood-Murdock's Matt Shelsta and Fillmore Central's Jim Rose. Borgmann and Diedrichsen are both on the blue team for this event. The athletes were selected by founder and CEO of Striv Taylor Siebert. He chose 24 basketball players whose schools use Striv. Striv is a streaming service that is available for schools to use and record games, . . .
Knox County Courthouse, Center, NE
CHS seniors attended the annual Knox County Government Day in Center, NE on Wednesday, April 14. After a brief introduction in the morning, each student was assigned a different county office to follow. Each presenter described their basic day-to-day duties, how they acquired their position, and how they contribute to the county as a whole.
After a brief lunch, students had the opportunity to observe a mock-trial in the Knox County Courtroom. Brandon Borgmann volunteered as the defendant, who was being charged with a Minor In Possession (MIP) charge. . . .
Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln, NE
The 88th annual Nebraska FFA State Convention and Expo was held for the second time at the Pinnacle Bank Arena in downtown Lincoln, NE on April 6-8th. Over 30 students from the Creighton FFA Chapter attended the 3 day conference. The students had the opportunity to participate in several competitions, such as Farm Management, Ag Sales, Meat Judging, and many, many more.
The conference also included many different tours, general sessions, and leadership workshops that the students had the opportunity to take advantage of. One highlight of the trip for 8 . . .
Mr. Ryon Nilson
Creighton High School has hired a new Principal. Mr. Ryon Nilson, who is currently a math and science teacher at Creighton will move into the principal position next year. Nilson was one of five candidates that were interviewed for the position last week. His contract includes a salary of $85,000.
Mr. Nilson holds a master's degree in education from the University of Nebraska- Lincoln, and a master's degree in education administration from the University of Nebraska in Kearney. He grew up in Springview, NE and graduated from . . .