OMAHA, Neb. — Vallen Bateman, 36, of Hastings, was sentenced in federal court for possession with intent to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine. According to Acting United States Attorney Steven Russell, on June 24, Bateman was sentenced to 66 months in prison. There is no parole in the federal system. After her release from prison, she will begin a five-year term of supervised release.