Rain and snow likely before 5pm, then snow. High near 35. North northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Snow, mainly before 11pm. Low around 20. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 44. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Haylee Sandman, UNL Head Basketball Coach Amy Williams, Payton Yearous
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln honored Nebraska eighth-graders for their academic excellence, leadership and perseverance May 10, 2017 at the Nebraska Union. Two Wauneta-Palisade Eighth Graders, Haylee Sandman and Payton Yearous, were recognized.
The Big Red Stars program is designed to recognize outstanding eighth-grade students in Nebraska. These talented young people were nominated by school principals and guidance counselors for showcasing strong leadership skills and academic promise.
The ceremony was sponsored by UNL and EducationQuest. Highlights of the event included individual recognition and awards and special remarks from Amy Williams, Nebraska Women’s Head Basketball Coach and Valeria Rodriguez, student keynote speaker.
Congrats to Payton & Haylee for this special and well-deserved recognition.