Board of Education vacancy application

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy exists on the Board of Education of Norris School District #160 as a result of the death of Patty Bentzinger. In accordance with state law, the Board will begin the process of appointing an individual to complete the remainder of Mrs. Bentzinger’s term on the board. The length of the unexpired term is for the same length of time as Ms. Bentzinger would have served on the Board of Education. Interested Applicants must live in Ward 2 to be appointed for the open seat.

Applications can be obtained by emailing or at the Norris School District Administration Office and will be accepted by email ( until noon on February 6. If you have any questions please contact Dr. Brian Maschmann, Superintendent at 402-791-0007

Lexington - McCook Quadrangular

Lexington - McCook Quadrangular

Monday, August 20, 2012 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Final Score: 
10-0 (4 in)
Home or Away: 

Norris Softball team opens 2012 season with two wins

The Norris Titan Softball team travelled to Hastings on Monday, August 20 to compete in a double dual with Lexington, McCook, and Beatrice High Schools.  The Lady Titans were matched with the Lexington Minutemaids and the McCook Lady Bison.  In game one, the Titans bested Lexington 10-0 in a 4 inning contest shortened by the run rule.  Junior pitcher Michaela Woodward fired a no-hitter for Norris while striking out 6 Lex batters.  Offensively, the Titans were paced by the hot bat of Jenna Gruber who was 3 for 3 and drove in 2 runs.  Woodward helped her own cause with 2 extra base hits-a double and a triple.  Makenna Tracy scored 3 runs for Norris.
The offense summary for Norris vs Lexington:
Makenna Tracy 1 hit, 3 runs, 2 rbi, 2 walks, 2 steals
Janelle Mitchell  1 hit (double), 1 sac
Brittany Funk  1 hit, 1 rbi
Michaela Woodward  2 hits (double, triple)
Cassie Dauber  2 runs
Jenna Gruber  3 hits, 2 runs, 2 rbi
Janelle Adams  1 run, 1 hit by pitch
Hanna Flamme  1 run, 1 sac
Maddie Behrends  1 hit, 2 rbi, 1 sac
Dani Pelini  1 run