East side of the square in downtown Fairbury in 1945. Notice the cars parked down the middle of the street. Contributed Photo/More like these in the Fairbury Pictorial Book/Fairbury Journal-News. If you want to purchase a pictorial book call 402-729-6141.
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120 YEARS AGO, 1895 The Jefferson County Journal  A.L.A. Schiermeyer was publishing The Herald at Daykin. Business buildings of Dr. H.M. Hepperlin, Sloss and Sandman, D.H. Sloss and H.F. Brown were destroyed by fire at Harbine. A school report from District No. 54 listed... + continue reading

FAIRBURY SENIOR DALTON HINRICHS prepares to maneuver with the basketball past Wilber-Clatonia’s Carter Zlab, No. 20, during first half action last Tuesday night on the Jeffs’ home floor. Photo by Jim Phelps/Fairbury Journal-News, more photos at: www.fairburyjournalnews.com
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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Fairbury’s home contest last Tuesday evening against Wilber-Clatonia could be summed up in a few words. Too many offensive rebounds allowed. In the first half, the Jeffs gave up eight offensive rebounds to the Wolverines, and 12 for the game, as Wilber-Clatonia walked off the court... + continue reading

Jefferson Community Health Center in Fairbury renovation project nearing completion. Photo by Shaunte Dean/Fairbury Journal-News
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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With renovation nearly complete, Jefferson Community Health Center has officially changed its licensure to 17 Critical Access Hospital Beds, down from 25.  “The patient room renovation is now complete, and we have 17 spacious private patient rooms in which we can care for our... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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“It is better to give than receive” or so the old saying goes.  Luckily, for the last two years, the Bonham Theatre Project has been on the receiving end of generous giving.  Presently, it is about $60,000 away from raising the projected costs ($725,000) to renovate the... + continue reading
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
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Linda Seeley said she hated high school. She had no intentions of attending college, she said. She made a career doing office work, and she had great jobs, she said. But depression and a doctor's suggestion inspired the 1971 Fairbury High School graduate to go back to school. In December she... + continue reading

East side of the square in downtown Fairbury in 1945. Notice the cars parked down the middle of the street. Contributed Photo/More like these in the Fairbury Pictorial Book/Fairbury Journal-News. If you want to purchase a pictorial book call 402-729-6141.

FAIRBURY SENIOR DALTON HINRICHS prepares to maneuver with the basketball past Wilber-Clatonia’s Carter Zlab, No. 20, during first half action last Tuesday night on the Jeffs’ home floor. Photo by Jim Phelps/Fairbury Journal-News, more photos at: www.fairburyjournalnews.com

Jefferson Community Health Center in Fairbury renovation project nearing completion. Photo by Shaunte Dean/Fairbury Journal-News

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Marjorie R. “Marg” Hill, 96 of Fairbury, died January 23, 2015 in Fairbury. She was born on November 17, 1918 East of Fairbury, NE. Survivors include children, John (Betty) Hill of CA; Candice Kreis of Lincoln, NE; James (Aileen) Hill of MN; Mark... + continue reading
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New Fairbury school board members being sworn in at the January 12 meeting from left to right: Alan Stall, Sharon Ebke, Barb Arner. Contributed photo
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FROZEN FORMAL CANDIDATES--front kneeling, Shyanne Adams, Megan Siebe, Madison Neuerburg and Shelby Pollman. Standing l to r, Nathan Klaumann, Brett Wanamaker, Wesley Jackson, Spencer Feldkamp and Connor Livingston. Not pictured: Taylor Schroeder. Crowning will be at the Elks Club Saturday night. Photo by Jim Phelps/Fairbury Journal-News. To order photo, click on photo tab on main navigation bar.
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A two-vehicle accident on Monday afternoon between Jansen and Harbine on Hwy. 136. No more information has been given as of yet. + continue reading
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