cornhusker cornhusker

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a worker who husks corn
  2. (n) a native or resident of Nebraska

Usage(s):

  • Career: As a child he helped support his widowed mother by farm work, became a champion cornhusker.

News

  1. Sunday, June 16, 2013 5:03 pm

    Two vehicles driven by teen drivers collided Saturday night, sending seven people to the hospital. Seven Grand Island boys and eight Grand Island girls have been selected to attend Cornhusker Boys State and Cornhusker Girls State, respectively, June 2 through 8 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Grand Island Independent

  2. Gittin' 'R Done at Gridiron Golf Classic

    It was a star-studded night at the Holiday Inn Express Thursday when Nebraska Cornhusker coaches and Larry the Cable Guy gathered in support of the Gridiron Golf Classic tournament.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Beatrice Daily Sun

  3. Runza Seniors top Hastings, improve to 6-0 in league

    HASTINGS — Kearney Runza improved to 6-0 in Cornhusker League play with a 5-3 victory against Hastings on Wednesday night.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Kearney Hub

Quotes

  1. "She voted for the Cornhusker Kickback twice," Halter said. "She voted for the Senate bill that included it, and then she voted to keep it in there. It was being stripped out in the reconciliation bill, and by voting against the...
    on Apr 2, 2010 By: Bill Halter Source: BusinessWeek

  2. McConnell added that House Democrats will "be called upon to vote on a bill that has the Cornhusker Kickback, the Louisiana Purchase, the Gator Aid, and all the rest."
    on Mar 4, 2010 By: Mitch McConnell Source: Human Events (blog)

  3. McMaster said, "The letter at this point deals only with the Cornhusker Kickback, and that is the focus of the effort to increase the number of signatories through the joint memo I wrote with Attorney General Edmondson. We did that and set a...
    on Jan 15, 2010 By: Henry McMaster Source: Tulsa Today

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