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3200-Meter Relay Leads Lady Trojans At Dan Tesar Invite, Kowalski, Jiskra Pace Trojans


TRI COUNTY JUNIOR KELSEY CRAWFORD goes airborne off the board in the finals of the girls’ long jump at last Tuesday’s Dan Tesar Invite held on the Tri County High School track. Crawford finished third in the long jump with a mark of 15’ 9 1/2”. (Photo by Jim Phelps/Fairbury Journal-News)
Tri County’s Lady Trojans track and field team placed fourth, and the Trojans finished sixth in their respective divisions at last Tuesday’s Dan Tesar Invite held on the Tri County High School track.
The Lady Trojans scored in 11 events to rack up 55.50 points with Lincoln Lutheran winning the 10-team invite by six points, 98-92 over Fillmore Central.
Tri County’s 3200-meter relay team of Kailey Weichel, Sloane Holtmeier, Josie Weise, and Haydyn Weise claimed the gold by winning the race in a time of 10:27.16.
Sophomore Haydyn Weise earned the lone second place finish for the Lady Trojans placing runner-up in the 800 posting a time of 2:32.62.
Weichel was an individual double medalist placing third in both the 1600 and 3200-meter runs with times of 6:01.49 and 12:53.70.
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Apr

St. Paul Lutheran Church Confirmation

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Apr

SCC Grads

Southeast Community College in Nebraska has released the names of students who earned degrees, diplomas or certificates during graduation exercises following the 2015 Winter Quarter.
 Dylan Wayne Knigge, Associate of Applied Science in Agriculture Business & Management Technology, Fairbury, NE;  Riley Jay Meyer, Associate of Applied Science in Agriculture Business & Management Technology, Daykin, NE;  Karlee Jo Schwisow, Associate of Arts, Tobias, NE;  Paige Renae Paneitz, Associate of Applied Science in Food Service/Hospitality, Waco, NE;  Bailey Nicole Fogel, Diploma in Practical Nursing, Hubbell, NE.
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Apr

Meridian FBLA Attends State Leadership Conference in Omaha


Ashli Soukup and Blair Hofstetter will be representing Meridian Schools at Nationals in Chicago at the end of June. (Contributed Photo)
At the opening general session of the FBLA State Leadership Conference in Omaha, it was announced that this was the 53rd annual conference with 2,500 members and advisers attending.  This was the largest conference held and was also the largest delegation--twenty-three members--that Meridian has taken to this conference. Meridian received an award at the opening session with being the Second Largest Chapter Membership in Class D with 55 members. A certificate was given in honor of this award.  
Three awards were given at the Second General Session on Friday night.  Ashli Soukup received the Who's Who in FBLA and received a small plaque.  Also receiving awards that night were Ricky 'Nunez-Word Processing-Honorable Mention and Erin Johnson-Inro to Business Communication-Honorable Mention.
At the Awards of Excellence Program on Saturday morning, Meridian received several honors. Honors included were:
Ricky Nunez-Client Service-4th place
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Apr

Survivor Appreciation for Hope Floats

Survivor Appreciation for Hope Floats May 5 at Jefferson Community Health Center, 4-5:30 pm

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 4:00pm
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Apr

JCHC Blood drive

 JCHC Blood Drive, May 11, 9am-noon. For an appt. contact Jean Smith at 402-729-6850.

Date: 
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 9:00am
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Apr

Swanton School Reunion

Swanton School Reunion will be May 24 at 9am, lunch at noon. Anyone who attended, graduated or taught is welcome. For reservations contact Mike Pesek, Jr at 402-448-5235 by May 10.

Date: 
Sunday, May 24, 2015 - 12:00pm
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Apr

CSFP Distribution

(CSFP) distribution clinic will be held in Fairbury on Tuesday, May 5 for ages 60+ and meet income guidelines.  An appointment is suggested.  BVCA, 402-729-2278. 

Date: 
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 8:00am
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Apr

Library Summer Reading Program

Fairbury Public Library’s Summer Reading Programs begins May 1. Free program is for children ages 3 and older. Library card needed. Programs include Mark Schoenrock, Dan Lufkin. Dates for the programs are June 5th, June 12th, June 19th, and June 26th, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the 4-H Building. Children must register to attend. Call (402) 729-2843.
 
Date: 
Friday, May 1, 2015 - 10:00am
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Apr

"Remembering Those Country School Days"

"Remembering Those Country School Days" at 11:15 am, Friday, May 8, 2015 at the Kloppenberg Senior Center. Make advanced reservations by calling 1-785-337-2527.
 
Date: 
Friday, May 8, 2015 - 11:15am

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