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Wed
03
Jun

Duck N Run


The annual Duck ‘n’ run walk/race was held on Saturday in Fairbury City Park. The race was sponsored by Blue Valley Community Action of Fairbury. David and son Eli Conway make their way through the city park during the race. (Photo by Ashley Jensby/The Fairbury Journal-News)
Wed
03
Jun

school lunch menu 6-3-15

Central Elementary Cafeteria
 
Free lunch for all children ages 1-18; Meals served from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Monday, June 8:  Breakfast 4 Lunch; Sausage links, pancakes, hash browns.
Tuesday, June 9: Popcorn chicken, WG bread.
Wednesday, June 10: Macho Nacho w/ Tortilla Chips, refried beans, fresh veggies.
Thursday, June 11: Mandarin chicken, fried rice w/ vegetables.
Friday, June 12:  Turkey sandwich, fresh veggies, sunchips.
All meals served with fruit/fruit slush and milk.
Wed
03
Jun

Rock Island Rail Days

Rock Island Rail Days will be held this weekend at the historic Rock Island Depot Railroad Museum in Fairbury located at 910 Bacon Road, or 1 block south of third and I Sts. On the schedule of events is a garage sale Saturday and Sunday to help raise money for the museum, as well as fun events such as miniature train rides and a model train display. The day’s activities begin at 8 a.m. with the garage sale with the museum open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 1-5 p.m. on Sunday. The event is sponsored by the Jefferson County Historical Society. For more information, call 402-729-6141.

Wed
03
Jun

Simpson

Simpson
Rhett August Simpson was born May 16, 2015 at Beatrice Community Hospital. He weighed  6 lbs 7 oz. and was 19" long. He is welcomed home by his parents Bryce and Hannah and big brother Cale Jacob Simpson. Grandparents are Brian and Katie Genrich and Randy & Cara Simpson. Great-grandparents are Delores Genrich, & Al and Pat Ruge.   10p
Wed
03
Jun

Tri County 2nd Semester Honor Roll

Seniors:Dustin Alsobrook ,Riley Ensz, Justin Epp, Alexander Eriksson, Megann Freese, Samantha Husband-Hummer, Alysha Johnson, Wyatt Kowalski, Cody McCain, Grant Riesen, Brayden Schultis,William Stokebrand, Juniors: Kelsey Crawford, Cheyenne Gerlach, Shane Jiskra,Victoria Koos, Josie Weise, Sophomore: Shianne Bryant, Colby Ensz, Sloane Holtmeie, Travis Likens, Taylor Moeller, Reagan Schultis, Haley Staroscik, Halle Weise, Haydyn Weise, Kendra Wollenburg, Freshmen: Logunn Baker, Riley Knust, Shayna Lijewski, Ethan Paxton, Ainsley Sailor, Cooper Smith, 
Wed
03
Jun

Hake and Dux To Wed In July

Kristina Hake and Thomas Dux, both of Wahoo are planning a July 11, 2015 wedding at the Alma Lutheran Church in Mead, NE.
The future bride is the daughter of Janet and Thomas Hake of Palmer.  She graduated from Palmer High School in 2009 and earned a Bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska -Kearney.  She is a billing specialist at Saunders County Medical Center.
Thomas is the son of Stephen and Karen Dux of Fairbury.  He graduated from Fairbury High School in 2007 and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in agricultural education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  He will be an agriculture education teacher and FFA advisor at Fairbury High School in the fall.
Wed
03
Jun

Fairbury Jr/Sr High Honor Roll

SENIORS   
Shyanne Adams   
Angelica Arroyo   
Kyle Bauer   
Tiffani Bonsal   
Trinity Call   
Nicholas Niemand   
Jacob Niemand   
Shelby Pollman   
Megan Siebe   
Cheza Troxel   
Wed
03
Jun

Nimmich

Robert & Elizabeth Nimmich will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 6th. They were married June 6, 1965 at the First Christian Church Pawnee City, Nebraska. The couple has three children: Anne and husband Kurt; Rhonda; Jason and Fiancee Monica. They have 17 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. 
Cards may be sent to Bob and Liz Nimmich, 220 S. 19th St. Beatrice NE 68310.
Wed
03
Jun

Fritzen

The family of Toby Fritzen would like to honor him for his 99th birthday on June 5 with a card shower. Cards can be sent to: 105 N. 6th St., Beatrice, NE 68310.

Wed
03
Jun

Fairbury Girls Softball Upcoming Home games

Fairbury Girls Softball Upcoming Home games
 
Fairbury Sparks  8 and under – coached by Rachel Wentz
June 8 6:30 Diller-odell
June 22 6:30 Hebron
June 30 6:30 Bruning-Davenport- Shickley
Fairbury Flames  8 and under – coached by John Ohlde
June 10 6:30 p.m. vs. Blue Springs
June 22 6:30 p.m. vs. Hebron
Fairbury Storm 10 and under – coached by Heather Furrow
June 3  @ 6:30 HOME vs. Wilber
June 11  @ 6:30 HOME vs. Titan Thunder
Fairbury 12 and under – coached by Taylor Biehl
June 3  and June 16  6 & 7:30
Fairbury 14 and under – coached by Michaela Schroeder
June 12 -- Home vs. Blue Springs, 6:30 p.m.

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