On Tuesday, the Scottsbluff High School marching band had its practice for the 31st annual Old West Weekend cut short because of lightning.
“We’ve had parents and grandparents come out and watch us, and it’s always great to have a chance to come out to Grand Island and enjoy the fair,” the director of Wahoo Bishop Neumann's band said.
The longtime King Soopers employee loved to watch the University of Colorado marching band perform in a kickoff celebration called the Pearl Street Stampede on Friday nights before home football games on the Boulder campus, band director Matt Dockendorf told The Denver Post.
High school band students took to the streets of Torrington for the first time in nearly 14 years. That’s how long it has been since Torringto…
While David Mead has been teaching music at Sidney High School for over 25 years, he has only been the band director for six of those years. M…
ALLIANCE — Homecoming in 2020, like so much, looked a little different.
The Nebraska State Bandmasters Association announced it was canceling its annual fall marching band contest over pandemic concerns.
No tight formations for high school marching bands. No sharing sheet music. Spreading out risers for show choirs. Those are some of the new changes aimed at protecting students from the coronavirus during summer practices.
A big parade through downtown Mitchell in early August signals the beginning of the Scotts Bluff County Fair. For 2020, organizers want to make it even bigger and better.
A big part of the fun is the high school marching bands. But in recent years, only Mitchell has made an appearance. So the fair parade planning committee is sending out an invitation. The committee is also planning on adding prizes.
In keeping with tradition, there will be a Veterans Day program at the Western Nebraska State Veterans Home on Monday — this year though, some…
Nineteen marching bands competed Saturday at the Nebraska State Band Association competition at Millard South High School. The state competition also included sites in Lincoln, with 26 bands, and in Kearney, with 22 bands.
The Gering Bulldogs marching bands put their best foot forward as they marched down Broadway in Scottsbluff and took the field during Old West…
Ten different marching bands from across the Panhandle were on the beat as they marched down Broadway for the parade performance of Old West Weekend on Saturday, Oct. 19.
After lining up at attention off Broadway along East 15th Street, the Bearcats stood in silence for inspection. Joe Weis, who has judged the marching bands for three years, walked down every row, checking for posture and straight lines, both vertically and horizontally.
Music echoed through the streets of Gering Tuesday afternoon as Gering Junior High School eighth grade marching band members practiced their p…
SCOTTSBLUFF — One and two, and step, and four and five.
OGALLALA — Scottsbluff High School and Gering High School marching bands competed in the Ogallala parade and field marching band competition S…
On the field and in the classroom, the Gering High School marching band is preparing for a busy season.
The driver involved in a crash that killed a member of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln marching band was traveling at 92 mph just before the fatal crash, Lincoln police said Friday.
Bethune-Cookman’s football team is visiting Nebraska for the first time this weekend. The school’s famous marching band — which has its own Netflix series — will not be coming, though.
Music rang through the Scottsbluff business district as high school and middle school marching bands performed in the 35th annual Old West Weekend parade on Saturday.