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Gretna High School marching band wins state competition  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School's marching band claimed bragging rights as Nebraska's top band in the 2018 Nebraska State Bandmasters Association state marching ...

Gretna bond issue would build two elementary schools, expand stadium  Omaha World-Herald

How do you build and upgrade schools, to keep ahead of housing growth, without hitting taxpayers too hard? Officials think they've found the answer with an ...

Gretna student removed from school following threat  KETV Omaha

A student was removed from Gretna High School after a reported threat Thursday morning.

Cookie walk and concert Dec. 13 | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The annual Gretna High School Cookie Walk and Concert is set for Dec. 13.

GHS marching band wins state competition | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The Dragons roared to the top Saturday. Gretna High School's marching band claimed bragging rights as Nebraska's top band. The band took first place in the ...

VIDEO: Out of Nebraska comes this insane finish to a basketball game  USA TODAY High School Sports

Out of Nebraska, we have an early candidate for the season's best ending to a basketball game.

Clothing closet gets humble start | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The Dragons Closet — an up-and-coming clothing closet focused on providing clothes, shoes and personal hygiene items to locals in need — is the brain child ...

Olds named National Merit semifinalist | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School senior Camden Olds has been named a National Merit semifinalist.

One-Act cast perfect original "Suffer Not" performance  Omaha World-Herald

An original script written by Gretna High School graduate and English teacher Jennifer Simpson Long graced the GHS stage over the weekend.

Board moves forward with sixth elementary school, GES improvements  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna's first elementary school, along with what will be its newest, were the topic of much conversation at the Nov. 12 Board of Education meeting. The board ...

Ralston returns to GHS after year abroad | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Willkommen zuhause,” Kristin Ralston.The Gretna High School junior has returned from a year abroad in Bremen, a northeastern port city in Germany.

Prom court | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School's prom is Saturday. Follow the link for photos of the senior and junior court.

'Peter Pan' to take GHS stage | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Run away to Neverland this weekend as Gretna High School students invite the community to performances of the spring play.

Gretna High School hosts annual Primetime competition | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Three Gretna High School show choirs took the stage Saturday for some singin' and swingin' at the annual Primetime competition, hosted by the high school.

Gretna High School student challenges school's decision not to sponsor pro-life club  Omaha World-Herald

A Gretna High School student is challenging the school's refusal to sponsor her club dedicated to fighting abortion and educating mothers on other options.

Gretna Students Share Alternative to School Walkout  WOWT

Several Gretna High School students took a different path to express themselves leading up to National Walkout Day. On Tuesday, they left positive messages ...

State one-acts wrap up | News  Norfolk Daily News

Gretna High School emerged as the Class A champion in Friday's final day of the state one-act play championships at the Johnny Carson Theatre in Norfolk.

Gretna Days Schedule | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Here is the schedule for Gretna Days, set for July 26 to 29.

Gretna High School Honors Night | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School held its annual Honors Night on May 15. Honors Night recognizes the academic achievements of the senior class and also awards the ...

Gretna High School 2016 Scholarship List | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Here's a list of scholarships won by the Gretna High School Class of 2016.

District plans for growth | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

When the 2018-19 school year begins, enrollment at all five Gretna Public Schools elementaries is projected to be over capacity.

Gretna's Andrews, Corona Angel standout part of Huskers' 2019 recruiting class  Lincoln Journal Star

Brooke Andrews and Keana Pola are officially Huskers. The two softball players signed their letters of intent to play at Nebraska on Wednesday.

Welcome Back | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Four Gretna High School graduates have found their way home and are among this year's new teachers for Gretna Public Schools.

Perfect attendance | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School students who had perfect attendance (attended every period of every day, other than school activities) for the 2017–18 school year.

Gretna High School  KETV Omaha

Gretna High School is a Class B school. Advertisement. Gretna Dragons' home games will be played at the high school football field located at 11335 South ...

Kuhn, Kristen M. | Obits  Omaha World-Herald

Kuhn, Kristen M. Jul 11, 1996 - Nov 2, 2018 Born in Omaha, Kristen graduated from Gretna High School in 2014. She was a Regents Scholar and member of the ...

Gretna Public Schools Transportation Information | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Bus Information. Gretna Public Schools students signed up for bus *service* will receive a letter in early August. The letter will indicate the students' assigned bus ...

Police investigating calls to Gretna Middle School that led to lockdown  WSET

UPDATE: 4:30 p.m.The Pittsylvania County Sheriff's Office said they wanted to make the public aware of the situation at Gretna Middle School Tuesday afternoon ...

Marching band finishes on high note | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

It was a wildly successful season for the Gretna High School marching band.

Rivals Gretna, Elkhorn South set up B district final battle  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna and Elkhorn South won Monday in the Class B-3 subdistrict semifinals to set up the first meeting between the Dragons and Storm this season.

Five Gretna Scouts soar to Eagle award honors  Omaha World-Herald

Five members of Boy Scout Pack 363 — who have been Scouting together since their early elementary school years — each earned their Eagle Scout Award ...

Recruiting: Gretna's Cade Mueller picks NU, becomes second walk-on long snapper in class  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna's Cade Mueller is the 21st walk-on commitment of the 2018 Nebraska recruiting class.

22-year-old's life was about the journey, not the destination  Omaha World-Herald

Kristen Kuhn, 22, died Nov. 2 after a three-year battle with Ewing's sarcoma, but for the hundreds who gathered for her Nov. 7 funeral at St. Patrick's Catholic ...

Meet-A-Teacher | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Meet Alexa Rohde, Basic Art and Graphic Design I teacher at GHS.

Ricketts honors 22 Nebraska students who earned perfect ACT scores of 36  Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — After acing the ACT, Nebraska students are off to Harvard, Yale, Georgetown and the University of Nebraska's campuses in Omaha and Lincoln.

Gretna Public Schools recognizes years of service milestones  Omaha World-Herald

At the start of each new school year, Gretna Public Schools recognizes those employees who have reached *service* milestones. This year those recognized ...

Adventurous, generous family man 'would give anything he had to anyone who needed it'  Omaha World-Herald

Whether he was in the Army, at his job or with his family, the 66-year-old carried an adventurous and generous spirit everywhere he went, said his daughter ...

Amazing | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Family, faith, grace and love all come together in this year's One Act production at Gretna High School.

New staff members join school district | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

When Gretna students return to school this week, they'll be greeted by many new faces. This year the school district has 38 new certified teaching staff members ...

Tryouts set for GHS bowling team | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The Gretna High School bowling team is about to get rolling for the season. Tryouts will be Aug. 14 and Aug. 16.

Gretna students recognized by National Merit program | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Three Gretna High School students have been recognized as National Merit semifinalists; two others named commended students.

Hanson heats up Omaha Fashion Week | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School senior Miranda Hanson hit the runway in recent weeks as her newest fashion line was showcased at Omaha Fashion Week.

Finding solutions: Area high school students step up to meet challenge  Omaha World-Herald

A group of six Gretna High School students recently spent some time focusing on how to ensure the mental well-being of students.

Hilarity, shenanigans to ensue on Gretna stage Sunday  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School's stage talent kicked off a string of performances Sunday, debuting this year's one-act play “Anything Goes.”

Gretna Public Schools adjusts club policy after rights disagreement  KETV Omaha

One week after members of a high school pro-life club said Gretna Public Schools was denying them equal rights, the district has adjusted its policy.

Gretna pro-life student group says school is denying rights  KETV Omaha

A Gretna High School club is fighting for its First Amendment rights after students say they're not being treated equally.

2 schools placed on lockout after bank robbery  KETV Omaha

Gretna High School and Millard West High School were placed in lockout Tuesday morning after a bank robbery was reported in the area. Police were called to ...

2017 Gretna Days Schedule of Events | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna Days will be July 27 through July 30 this year.

Homegrown | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Four of this year's new Gretna teachers have found their way back home, so to speak.While each took a different route to get there, the four have one thing in.

Noteworthy | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Seven Gretna Middle School students were selected to participate in the annual Blair Middle School Honor Band held Saturday.

Gretna students win German honors | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Students from Gretna High School's German program were recognized recently.

Eleven Congressional Awards given at Welcome Center | Sarpy News  Omaha World-Herald

Eleven students were awarded Congressional Awards during the Nebraska Medal Ceremony Sept. 18 at the Bellevue Public Schools Welcome Center.

New faces will greet Gretna students | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

When Gretna students return to school this week, they'll be greeted by some new faces.

Despite pitfalls, high schoolers flock to dual-credit classes that count for college  Omaha World-Herald

A growing number of Nebraska high school students are using dual-credit classes to tackle the high cost of college and get a step ahead in their college careers.

Gretna High School welcomes home war heroes  KETV Omaha

Gretna High School students bearing American flags lined the main entranceway Thursday.

Gretna High's Joe Marik considered gold standard for teachers  Omaha World-Herald

Joe Marik doesn't remember a day when he wasn't excited to go to work. That says something, because Marik, a science teacher at Gretna High School, ...

SkillsUSA students compete in nationals | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Two Gretna High School students competed at the recent SkillsUSA national championships. Dan Andersen placed 16th in the Motorcycle *Service* Division, and ...

Synowiecki joins SRO ranks | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Deputy Mary Synowiecki of the Sarpy County Sheriff's Office returned to Gretna Public Schools on Sept. 9 as a second resource officer for the district.

Youth shoot to score in Knights contest | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Eight division winners will advance to the next level of competition in a free throw contest sponsored by the Knights of Columbus.

2017 homecoming court | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Candidates for the 2017 Gretna High School homecoming court have been announced.

Sounds of success | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Several Gretna High School students were selected for the 2016 All-State choir, band and orchestra.

Homecoming court | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School has announced the candidates for this year's homecoming court.

The beat goes on | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

On Friday, the Gretna High School marching band will debut “Gypsy” during halftime of the Dragons' football home opener. This year's show will have a ...

In Gretna, a bird in the school is worth six criminal charges  Lincoln Journal Star

Hard night for Pumpkin: Hauled across state lines under false pretenses, locked in a strange school, as surprised to see the janitor as the janitor was surprised to ...

Galileo sweeps metro track championships

The local cross country circuit wrapped up the regular season Wednesday night at the Greater Danville Metro Cross Country Championship at Tunstall Middle ...

Theater director, nearing retirement, will be tough act to follow after years of leading Gretna High to state dominance  Omaha World-Herald

Minutes before the curtain opens, director Carole Carraher is offstage with nearly 100 Gretna High School theater students, prepping them for their one-act ...

GHS quiz bowl teams capture titles | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The Gretna High School quiz bowl teams have been proving they have the right stuff this year.

Three Loper greats added to UNK Hall of Fame  Kearney Hub

KEARNEY — Three former University of Nebraska at Kearney student-athletes will be inducted into the UNK Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies ...

Gretna welcomes news faces to classrooms | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

It's that time of the year again, and Gretna Public Schools has 34 new teachers on board for the school year.

United Way leads community effort to address chronic absenteeism in metro-area schools  Omaha World-Herald

Schools in our community strive to be places where students feel safe, respected and connected to their peers and the staff. However, entering high school can ...

Gretna One Act Cast and Crew | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The Gretna High School One Act play production, “Of Floods and Faith,” earned first place at the Class A state championship on Dec. 11. Here are the cast and ...

ON FIRE | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Participants in this year's Dragon Run had more than the energy and drive needed to complete the 5K event. They had enthusiasm.

Summer theater production awakens Gretna students' talents | Good News  Omaha World-Herald

The butterflies smiled as they gently flapped their wings, but the caterpillars looked a bit sour-faced as they entered on the other side of the stage.

Journalism students win state honors | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Gretna High School's journalism students earned several individual awards, including two first-place titles, and the school placed sixth overall in the recent state ...

Dan River Wildcats putting the pieces together | High School

Dan River football coach Ferrell Edmunds lets out his trademark broad laugh when asked which opponents his Wildcats have circled on their schedule entering ...

Rising stars | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Several Gretna High School band students were selected for the Waverly Future Stars Honor Band held on May 6.

Skills on display | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Eleven students and two advisers from Gretna High School attended the 2017 Nebraska State Leadership and Skills Conference from March 30 to April 1 in ...

Nebraska high schools have strong showing at national speech tournament  KETV Omaha

The Nebraska high school speech circuit cleaned up nicely at this weekend's National Individual Events Tournament of Champions tournament in Denver.

Election 2016: Gretna Board of Education | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Four candidates are running for three open seats on the Gretna Public Schools Board of Education. The Gretna Breeze earlier this month sent the candidates a ...

Tune in to 'Weird TV' | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

This year the high school's varsity group turns up the laughs with “Weird TV,” which features a Weird Al Yankovic style program.

2018 River Battle Bowl rosters | Football  Omaha World-Herald

The River Battle Bowl, an annual high school all-star game pitting teams from Nebraska an Iowa, will take place Nov. 24 at 2 p.m. at Gale Wickersham Stadium ...

Norfolk Seniors eliminate Fremont in A-6 play | Sports  Norfolk Daily News

GRETNA — The Norfolk Nucor Steel Seniors did what they had been doing before the Class A, Area 6 tournament began.

Artists offer classes at studio | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Sarah and Josh Kuester are creating a new future for themselves.The two artists who married in 2015 have opened Two Keys Creative Art Studios, which offers ...

Former teacher loses certification after student comes forward  KETV Omaha

The Nebraska Board of Education revoked the teaching certificate for a former teacher who worked in three metro area school districts over the last 13 years.

What's in a name? | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

In Shakespeare's day, Chloe Irwin wouldn't have had the opportunity to play the role of Cordelia in “King Lear” because of her gender. Today, it's her age that ...

Making tracks | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

The Marching Dragons didn't let Saturday's stormy weather sidetrack them as the band performed in its first competition of the season.

Gretna council's fresh faces are looking to change perceptions  Omaha World-Herald

Newly elected City Council members Logan Herring and Angie Lauritsen are shaking things up on the four-member council.

Prep football roundup: Liberty High makes late stand to hold off Amherst  Lynchburg News and Advance

In Amherst, Liberty High senior Elijah Mills came up with the biggest tackle of the game.

Bellevue West takes home the gold at state marching band contest  Omaha World-Herald

The Bellevue West Marching Thunderbirds were named Class AA champion, edging out the Millard North Mustang Marching Band in the competition portion of ...

Music student heading to Europe | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

Early this spring, Andre Garivay received a large bulky envelope in the mail.

Two Republicans vying for state treasurer's position | News  Norfolk Daily News

Two Republicans are vying to become the next Nebraska state treasurer in the May 15 primary — and they both stress fiscal conservatism and teaching financial ...

Program offers Omaha area teens a 'first step' to firefighting career  Omaha World-Herald

Historically, each fire department has had its own individual “explorer” program for youths. The Tri-County Fire Corps Exploring Program is the first in Nebraska ...

Omahans celebrate unity, history and community at annual Juneteenth parade  Omaha World-Herald

Each year, Omahans congregate at the parade to celebrate the holiday that marks the day when slaves in Texas learned of their freedom nearly three years after ...

Class B: Gretna tops Elkhorn South 65-23  Lincoln Journal Star

The Gretna Dragons were in a hurry to establish themselves and ended up running away from Elkhorn South.

Ashland-Greenwood adds nine new teachers to staff  Wahoo Newspaper

ASHLAND – As the new school year started last week, a total of nine new teachers joined the staff at Ashland-Greenwood Public Schools.

G.W. Eagles tops Martinsville Bulldogs

G.W.-Danville 66, Martinsville 19. Martinsville went into halftime of Friday's homecoming contest against G.W.-Danville down 17 points and looked to have some ...

GW upcoming season a theme of redemption | High School

Fifteen seconds and Jefferson Forest stood between George Washington's boys basketball team and a trip to the Region 4A Championship game last season.

A+ attendance | Gretna Breeze  Omaha World-Herald

These students from Gretna High School and Gretna Middle School had perfect attendance for the 2015-16 school year.

Nebraska high schoolers get a taste of politics in Youth Legislature  Omaha World-Herald

From Sunday through Wednesday, 24 students lived out the legislative process, sponsoring actual bills proposed during the Legislature's past session, holding ...

Ord's Alexander stepping down as volleyball coach | Volleyball  Grand Island Independent

Ord volleyball coach Wendy Alexander tells her players all the time that life is about taking risks.

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