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

Norris Foundation Golf Tournament Celebrates Record Participation in 2018

Norris Foundation Golf Tournament Celebrates Record Participation in 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018

The annual Norris Foundation golf tournament was held at Yankee Hill Country Club on Monday, June 18. While this year's tournament was rain-shortened, a record number of Norris supporters took to the links to help support the Norris Education Foundation in its largest annual fundraiser. The tournament featured a luncheon of Dickey's Barbecue sandwiches, and foursomes played in a scramble format. A dinner and awards ceremony followed the round of golf.

This year's Titan Twister golf tournament featured 144 players, 35 hole sponsors, and 15 corporate sponsors.

The Foundation expresses its gratitude to our many participants, hole sponsors, and corporate sponsorships for their continued support. 

Corporate Sponsors: DLR Group, First National Bank, First State Bank, Gana Trucking and Excavating, Genesis Contracting, Hausmann Construction, Heaven's Best Carpet Cleaning, IMSCORP, Jim Kruger, Perry Law, RB Carpentry Inc., Surface Sealers, TRANE, Wells Fargo Advisers, LLC, Wilderness Construction.

Hole Sponsors: Barton Development, Bellwether Wealth, Bison Manufacturing, Capital Business Systems, Class of 1979, Cline Williams Law, Complete Chiropractic, Crown Global, Dickey's Barbecue Pit, DuTeau Chevrolet / Subaru, Eyecare Specialties, Firespring, Hickman Physical Therapy, John's Plumbing, Mutual of Omaha, Nebraska Neon Sign Co., Pat Small Agency Insurance, Pinnacle Bank, Star Anetshesia, Synergy Chiropractic, Titan U-Stop, United Country/First State Realty, Woods Bros. Realty / Vandertook Auctions, Willet Construction, Xotic Customs LLC, and 9 South Char Grill. 

A special thank you to Larry Grosshans, Chair of the Foundation's Golf Tournament Committee, for his time and effort organizing and facilitating this annual fundraising event.

The Norris Foundation has been in existence over a quarter of a century and has awarded or disbursed nearly half a million dollars in scholarships and support to Norris students in that time.  The Foundation annually awards a range of scholarships to graduating Norris seniors to assist them in fulfilling their postsecondary dreams and career aspirations. The Foundation also supports enriching educational activities, including classroom-level innovation grants through the SEED (Seeking Educational Excellence through Donations) program.