Deadline coming up for Wynot voters

WYNOT — Ballots that will determine if an expansion/renovation for the Wynot School will be approved have been trickling back to the Cedar County Clerk’s Office. As of Tuesday morning 245 of the 593 ballots that had been mailed out to registered voters had been returned, according to County Clerk/Election Commissioner Dave Dowling. The deadline […]

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Prom Party

Wynot High School students enjoyed one of the traditional rites of spring last Saturday with the Wynot High School Prom. The students got all dressed up in their finest, then danced the night away before taking in the after-prom party. Check out the photo page inside this week’s issue of the Cedar County News.

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Bow Valley event brings out all kinds of traditions

BOW VALLEY — Tradition is everything here. Bow Valley’s Schuetzenfest celebration is filled with decades of tradition. The event centers around four things — a wooden duck, white-clad marching men, a king and a queen, and of course, the people these customs bring together. The day of traditions begins with a Catholic Mass at Sts. […]

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Wynot is considering adding on to school building

WYNOT — The Wynot community may be looking at a new addition for their school. A large crowd gathered in the Wynot School gym Monday to show their support by a show of raised hands for a $1.5 million building project. The public was called so District patrons could learn more about the project and […]

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Top-ranked B-R ends Wynot boys’ season Ponca

PONCA — The Wynot Blue Devils and the Bancroft-Rosalie Panthers locked up in a real defensive battle in Thursday’s D2-3 SubDistrict title game. It was a four-minute scoring drought in the second quarter and freethrow shooting that spelled defeat for the Blue Devils as the Panthers advanced to the district finals with a 43-38 win. […]

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Lady Devils will go after fifth state title

BATTLE CREEK — Every year for the past few years the Wynot Lady Blue Devils seem to be able to flip a switch and play some of their best basketball as they begin a run at another state basketball championship. This year they began their quest when they downed a very good team from Stuart […]

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Blue Devils top tough Walthill squad

Wynot —  The Wynot Blue Devils picked up their 12th win of the season Tuesday when they downed the Walthill Blue Jays 58-46. The Blue Devils built a big 23-point advantage at the half and then withstood a mini rally in the fourth quarter by their opponents to register the Lewis and Clark Conference inter […]

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Wynot girls fall to tough West Point squad

Wynot —  The Wynot girls’ season record went to 12-4 Thursday when they ran into a solid West Point Guardian Angel team and were soundly defeated 48-29. The Lady Blue Devils were in the game early but fell victim to turnovers and cold shooting. The Lady Blue Jays improved to 13-1 on the season with […]

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Wildcats claim Classic title

HARTINGTON — The Hartington-Newcastle Wildcats defeated Wynot’s Blue Devils 46-38 for the Classic Tournament title. Saturday’s win gives Hartington-Newcastle its seventh straight win of the season, while Wynot falls to 8-3 with the loss. The Wildcats used defense and free throws to pull off the big win.

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