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Oct

Friends of the Fifties

The annual gathering and meeting of the “Friends of the Fifties” was held Sept. 11-13th , 2014 at the Country Inn and Suites in Lincoln. Hosted by Jan weeks, Bob and Jan Brockmeyer. 
Those attending were Jerry and Marry O’Leary of Excelsior Springs, Mo.; Jack and Jeanene Dodge of Omaha; Don and Lois Brockmeyer of Wichita, KS; Maurice and Eloyde Mueller of Harbine; Jan Taylor of York; Bob and Jan Brockmeyer and Jan Weeks all of Lincoln; Donna Kruse and Gary Ward of Fairbury.
After gathering in the hotel conference area Thursday afternoon Jack Dodge served cookies baked in his magic oven. A delicious family style meal of pan fried chicken was served to the group at the “Cup Cake Cafe” in the evening. Fridays entertainment included visiting, shopping, taking pictures, exercising, looking at albums, having pie and ice cream at Jan Weeks home an numerous other activities. Pizza and veggies was the menu for the evening.
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Oct

Financial & Estate Planning

Financial & Estate 
Planning
Farmer and ranchers are invited to attend a FREE clinic on Wednesday, October 22nd in Fairbury. To sign up for a clinic or for more information, call Michelle at the Nebraska Farm Hotline: 1-800-464-0258.
Date: 
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 (All day)
Wed
15
Oct

Elks Ladies Card Party

Elks Ladies Card Party was held Tuesday Oct. 7, 2014. High in Bridge Elva Smith, 2nd Kathy Reedy, 3rd Jean Schleif; High in Pinochle Marge Lohn; 2nd Twyla Bray, 3rd Ruth Horsky; High in Pitch Dot Swett, 2nd Verna Horky, 3rd Joleene Grammer. 

Wed
15
Oct

Jansen Trinity ladies aid

The Jansen Trinity ladies aid and LWML met Oct. 7 with 11 members present.
The bible study “Be Thou My Vision” was led by Rev. Schmidt.
The business meeting was called to order by Jean Zabel. Several letters were read.  The members of the society read the by-laws. The next month meeting will be on Monday Nov. 3 due to election. 
Coffee hour will be Oct. 19 with Linda Ebke.
The Christian Life feature was a reading “Recall Notice” given by Lou Ann Wurm.
Lunch was served Nancy Bettin.
Wed
15
Oct

Steele City Campbell-Klein Legion Post and Auxiliary 349

The Steele City Campbell-Klein Legion Post and Auxiliary 349 came to order October 7th at 7 P.M. with President Berdine presiding. Berdine gave the opening prayer, we said the Pledge to the Flag, sang the Star Spangled Banner, and repeated the Preamble .
The Post went to their meeting and President Berdine opened the auxiliary meeting with 7 members answering roll call with something about Steele City.
Minutes were read by Secretary Zona and approved. Treasurer’s report was read by Treasurer Dorothy.
Correspondence was read by Berdine. A letter from Department President Barbara Skillman. National has sent out the dues notices for membership. Dollar Days are: November 3rd in Omaha, November 4th in Grand Island, November 7th in Norfolk, November 12th at Lincoln Regional Center, and November 16th at Western Nebraska Veterans Home. If you can go to any of these and help it would be really appreciated.
Wed
15
Oct

Cancer Benefit for Shirley Sweetser

Cancer Benefit for 
Shirley Sweetser
Starting at 11am at Gilead Town Hall. Sunday, Oct. 19.  Smoked BBQ Meal. Contact Stacy Boyce at 402-300-0622.
 

 

Date: 
Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 11:00am
Wed
15
Oct

Tri-County FFA Members Compete in Area Land Judging


The team of Haydyn Weise, Reagan Schultis, Halle Weise, and Kelsey Crawford finished 6th in the Southeast Area Land Judging Contest at Humboldt. Contributed Photo
Seventeen Tri County FFA members fared well at District Land Judging on Wednesday, October 1st, at Humboldt. Individually, Halle Weise was the top competitor placing sixth while Haydyn Weise placed seventh. Following the twins and receiving blue ribbons were Brayden Schultis and Justin Epp. Shane Parker received a red. Austin Johnson, Megann Freese, Josie Weise, Sloane Holtmeier, Wyatt Kowalski, Carson Hicks, and Travis Likens all received white ribbons. The team of Halle Weise, Haydyn Weise, Reagan Schultis, and Kelsey Crawford placed sixth and received a blue ribbon. The team of Justin Epp, Wyatt Kowalski, Megann Freese, and Brayden Schultis placed eighth and got a blue ribbon. 
By placing in the top 10 individuals, Halle and Haydyn qualified for the state competition at Curtis, Nebraska.
 
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15
Oct

Oct. 15, 2014

Police Report 
Sept. 29: Report of a theft in the 1500 block of H Street. 
Sept. 30: Report of a dog running loose in the 500 block of 10th Street. 
Sept. 30: Report of disturbing the peace in the 200 block of S. I Street. 
Oct. 1: Report of a theft in the 1200 block of 3rd Street. 
Oct. 2: Report of suspicious activity in the 100 block of West 3rd Street. 
Oct. 2: Report of a disturbance in the 400 block of D Street. 
Oct. 2: Report of identity theft in the 100 block of A Street. Unfounded. 
Oct. 2: Report of a juvenile complaint in the 800 block of H Street. 
Oct. 3: Report of an assault near Jefferson School. 
Oct. 3: Report of an assault at the Central School playground. 
Wed
15
Oct

Happy 50th Anniversary, Ervin and Sharon (Hynek) Grams

Ervin and Sharon (Hynek) Grams were married Oct. 10, 1964. They have a son Aaron, daughter-in-law Dawn and one grand daughter Molly. Cards may be sent to: 2901 National Road, Hollenberg, KS 66946.

Wed
15
Oct

School Lunch Menus Oct. 16-22

Fairbury Jefferson and Central 
Elementary Schools
Thursday, Oct. 16: NO SCHOOL; PLANNING DAY.
Friday, Oct. 17: NO SCHOOL; FALL BREAK.
Monday, Oct. 20: CHICKEN NUGGETS, HMD BREAD; Ham/cheese flatbread and seasoned carrots.
Tuesday, Oct. 21: SAUSAGE LINKS W/PANCAKES AND SYRUP; Tuna salad on deli bun, and hashbrowns.
Wednesday, Oct. 22: JEFFERSON- PIZZA HUT SAUSAGE PIZZA, CENTRAL – PIZZABURGER; Turkey sandwich and corn.
High School
Thursday, Oct. 16: BBQ PORK ON BUN; Ham/cheese flatbread and sweet potato waffle fries.
Friday, Oct. 17: NO SCHOOL; FALL BREAK.
Monday, Oct. 20: CHICKEN NUGGETS, HMD BREAD; Cheeseburger and seasoned carrots.
Tuesday, Oct. 21: SAUSAGE LINKS W/PANCAKES AND SYRUP; Roasted chicken on bun and tater tots.
Wednesday, Oct. 22: PIZZABURGER; Jeff rib on bun, corn and apple crisp.
 

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