Monthly Archives: March 2012

Week in Videos: ‘Natural’ pageant; basketball stars; baby giraffe

In this week’s edition, an 11-year-old competes in a pageant, the All-Nebraska basketball team comes together for a photo shoot, a giraffe calf goes on display at the zoo and local designers watch their creations on the runway in Omaha Fashion Week. Continue reading

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From the Archives: Where in Omaha II?

Jolene McHugh tests readers again with another batch of photos from Omaha’s past. Continue reading

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Looking back on Creighton’s season

Matt Miller shares his favorite Bluejay shots and the lessons he learned this season. Continue reading

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Week in Pictures: Zoo’s new giraffe; spring sports and weather

Signs of spring, including the zoo’s newest birth, Omaha Fashion Week and lots of rainfall are among the topics features in the latest Week in Pictures. Continue reading

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Week in Videos: New music show; roosting with sandhill cranes

It was an exciting week as The World-Herald launched a new music show, students rally to “rock the test” and sandhill cranes dance in the Platte River. Continue reading

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Bracket busted; Jimmy Kimmel takes notice

Corey Perrine details his experience with a young entrepreneur who caught the eye of Jimmy Kimmel. Continue reading

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From the Archives: Easter tornado of 1913

Jolene McHugh looks back at one of the largest tornados in Omaha’s history – Easter Sunday, March 23, 1913. Continue reading

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World-Herald Week in Pictures: March 12-18, 2012

Sandhill cranes stop along the Platte River as they migrate north and March Madness arrives in Omaha. Continue reading

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Roosting with the sandhill cranes

For about six weeks every year, 80 percent of the world’s population of sandhill cranes descends on the Platte River in south-central Nebraska during their migration north from southern wintering grounds. Continue reading

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Bluejays win; NCAA hoops in Omaha

Photo showcases from Creighton’s win over Alabama and the matchups at CenturyLink Center Omaha. Continue reading

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