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May

Eutha G. Landis

Our Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother, Eutha G. Landis passed away quietly at North Shore Nursing Home in Loveland, CO. on April 21, 2016.  Eutha was born December 26, 1921 to A.J. and Hazel Hixon in Girard, Kan.  
  She married Roy Landis on Aug. 23, 1942 in Wichita, Kansas.  After World War II, they had four sons and two daughters all born in Fairbury, Nebraska.
  Eutha followed her husband, Roy, around the country racing thoroughbred horses.  They moved to Grand Island in 1970.
 Roy passed away March 1982.  Eutha moved to Loveland, Colo. in 1986 to be near her two sisters and family.  She loved yardwork, crocheting, camping and family get-togethers.  Schools attended were Elementary, Jr/Sr. High School in Humboldt, KS and two year Junior College in Iola, Kan., and there she received he Teacher's Certificate.  She taught school one year before she got married.  She worked at Cessna in Wichita where she met Roy.
Thu
05
May

Fairbury Public Library

STORY TIME 2016-2017
Saturday's 9:15 -10:00
September 3…Birds!
September 24…Golden Sower
October 1…Reading Classics
October 15…Zombies 
November 5…Royalty
November 19 …Thanksgiving
December 10 Decorate For Christmas
January 7…Blizzards!!!
January 21…Cowboys
February 4…Be My Valentine?
February 18…Dragons?!
March 4…Dr. Who? Dr. Seuss!
March 18…Shamrocks
April 8…Easter Eggs
April 22 Construction
 
 
This years program is completely new! We are promoting Fairbury by working with several groups and businesses.
Thu
05
May

Accident north of Daykin

Wed
04
May

Election

 
On May 10, go vote in the primary. Check last week’s Journal-News edition for your polling places.
Date: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 12:15pm
Wed
04
May

Summer Mixed Bowling Leagues Starting Soon

Summer mixed bowling leagues will start May 16. To sign up contact Laurie Oaks at 402.587-2447.

Date: 
Monday, May 16, 2016 - 12:15pm
Wed
04
May

Friday Art Walk

 
 Beginning at 5 p.m., art walk attendees will enjoy an African-themed international art show and sale at the Old Library Gallery, located inside Big Bamboo Studios at 520 5th Street.
 Across the street at the Jefferson County Art Guild, Fairbury artist, Lois Welch, will be demonstrating a marbelizing technique on terra cotta pots at 6:30 p.m., followed by a flower arrangement demonstration to complete the pot by guild member, Lacey Schoenbeck.
Date: 
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 5:00pm
Wed
04
May

American Legion

 
 
The Fairbury American Legion will meet on Tuesday, May 10th, at 6:30 P.M. at the VFW. All veterans are invited to attend, along with wives and relatives. You don’t have to be a member.
Date: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 - 6:30pm
Wed
04
May

VA Support

 
 
Veterans and Families. The Outreach Division of the Veterans Administration will be in Fairbury the second Friday of every month, this month-May 13th, to answer your questions or concerns about VA support. No appointment is necessary. The VA Mobile Unit will be located at the VFW on HWY 15 (across from the water tower). Time: 1:00 P.M, until ?
Date: 
Friday, May 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
Wed
04
May

Give Blood

Giving blood is giving a gift of life. Nebraska Community Bloodbank is Jefferson Community Health Center’s bloodbank, and the two organizations partner to do blood drives in Fairbury to save lives.
The next blood drive will be held on Monday, May 23, from 9 a.m. to noon in the Nebraska Community Bloodbank bloodmobile in the JCHC parking lot (on the H street side of the building.) All types are needed – especially O negative (0-) and O positive (O+).
Date: 
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 9:00am
Wed
04
May

Class Reunion

Fairbury High School class of 1971 will hold a 45 year reunion on July 2, 2016, at 6 p.m. at the Fairbury VFW. For more information contact Pat Swett at 402-587-0753 or Kandi Buckley at 402-446-7349.

Date: 
Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 6:15pm

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