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Abe Roskins Omaha Central High School

Abe Hoskins: A Rare Two-Way Talent

It’s 10:00 am on a September Saturday morning. At Omaha Central High School, the junior varsity football team is taking the field to play a game against Millard North. On the sideline, there’s a tall, lithe figure. He walks up and down the sideline, offering encouragement, handing out water, doing whatever he can to...
TJ Urban Millard South football

TJ Urban is Driven to Fulfill His Potential

In physics, potential refers to energy held by an object due to its position relative to other objects, internal stress, or it’s electric charge. In football, potential isn’t much different. A player’s potential is often defined, not by how good a player is right now, but by how good he might be in the future....
Avante Dickerson Omaha Westside

Avante Dickerson: Flying High and Staying Grounded

If you haven’t heard the name Avante Dickerson by now, I’m afraid you haven’t been paying attention. Here’s what you need to know about Westside High School’s rising star. Dickerson is fast. He’s 4.37 seconds in the 40-yard dash fast. He’s, “Don’t blink because you’ll miss something,” fast. He’s long and rangy. He’s the guy...
Ben Weindel Millard North

Uncommon Poise Put Ben Weindel Ahead of the Herd

Confidence is a funny thing. For some, small misfortunes can shake the foundations of confidence to a breaking point. Yet, for others, in spite of undeniable disadvantages and obstacles, confidence in self remains steadfast. When a person of the latter persuasion is just 14 years old, the result is all the more incredible. Enter Millard...
Sophie Johnston

Australian Sophie Johnston Lands in Omaha

It's a long way from Gold Coast, Australia, to Omaha, Nebraska. It takes about 26 hours by plane to traverse the nearly 8,500 miles between the two cities. It's a journey that Sophie Johnston, a freshman guard for the University of Nebraska Omaha women's basketball team, made last year. She'd never been to America, let...
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Watch UNO Mavericks Basketball and Hockey on YurView

Watch all the action of UNO Mavericks sports this season on YurView Omaha (Cox Ch. 1013).  Starting January 2nd through March 9th, YurView will broadcast a total of 20 UNO sports events including men's and women's basketball and men's hockey. Men's Basketball UNO Mavericks men's basketball competes in the Summit League, and 2018-19 marks its fourth year...
Nebraska Furniture Martvideo

Nebraska Furniture Mart: One-Stop-Shop for Your Entire Gift List

Since it began in 1937, Nebraska Furniture Mart has grown to be part of the fabric of Omaha. You may not know just how many things Nebraska Furniture Mart has to offer. With their vast selection of toys and gifts, it may be the only stop you need to cross everything off your holiday...

The Rise of UNO’s Zach Jackson

The trumpet herald didn't sound when Zach Jackson signed his letter of intent to play basketball at the University of Nebraska Omaha. There wasn't a media day with hats on a table or commitment videos shared thousands of times on Twitter. Jackson was simply a recruit, as described by UNO head coach Derrin Hansen,...
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Serve a Show Stopping Meal This Holiday from Honey Baked Ham

We all want to share a delicious holiday meal with friends and family, but cooking is a lot of work. Order your meal from Honey Baked Ham this year, and let them do all the cooking for you.
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Get a Behind-the-Scenes Look at Mavericks Hockey

A behind-the-scenes look at Mavericks hockey with Coach Mike Gabinet - the inspiration and motivation behind the Mavs.