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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.
Wed
03
Jun

Ahl Accepts Nursing Position At The Mayo Clinic

Clarkson College Is Pleased To Announce That Shalyse Ahl, a Spring 2015 Bachelor of Science in Nursing graduate and resident of Fairbury, Neb., recently accepted a nursing position at the renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.

Wed
03
Jun

Fairbury Twisters Win Fairbury Tournament, Place Third at Crete


Fairbury Twisters Softball Team, pictured are: front row, Bryanne Vculek, Rielee Achtemeier, Izze Schwab, Jaelle Johnson, Tori LIkens, Madison Gregory; back row, Coach Michaela Schroeder, Jillian Caroon, Claire Shumard, Cora DeBoer, Tara Schroeder, assistant coaches Tony Likens and Bailey Likens.(Contributed Photo)
 
The Fairbury Twisters 14 and under girls softball team won the Fairbury Girls Softball Tournament over Memorial Weekend, and placed third in the Gold bracket at the Crete Invitational Tournament May 30-31.
At the Fairbury tournament, the Twisters were the champion 14 and Under  team, with the Crete Diamonds runner up and Diller-Odell Sliders earning third place.
In Saturday pool play, the Twisters beat Wilber 13-3, and the Pickrell Storm 18-0. In Sunday tournament play, the Twisters won over Diller-Odell 3-2, and then in the championship game beat the Crete Diamonds 12-0. In the third place game, Diller-Odell won over Concordia Legit 10-1.
At the Crete Tournament,  the Twisters were 2-1 in Saturday pool play. The won against Heartland Aurora 20-1, and against Friend 10-0. They lost to the Blue Diamonds 1-8. In tournament play Sunday, the Twisters beat Wilber 8-3, and then lost to the Screamin’ Eagles 1-7.
Wed
03
Jun

2014-2015 MERIDIAN JR./SR. HIGH – 4th Quarter / 2nd SEMESTER

HIGH HONOR ROLL – all A’s
*    4th quarter only
**  Both 4th quarter, 2nd 
semester
*** 2nd  semester only                                 
Seniors
Tobias Bermann**
Hannah Crijns**
Ann Endorf**
Blair Hofstetter**
Brandon Jackson**
Liam Noel*
Brooke Rayburn**
Mikayla Schafer**
Juniors
McKehna Bartels**
Brooke Massa**
Sophomores
Shelby Homolka**
Allison Klipp** 
Freshman
Adeline Beals**
Erin Johnson**
Rylee Pieper**
Jaicee Sobotka**
8th Grade
Jackie Dimas**
7th Grade
Breanna Boyce**
Halle Pribyl**
Josiee Sobotka**  
 HONOR ROLL – 93% - 100%
*    4th quarter only
**  Both 4th quarter, 2nd semester
Wed
03
Jun

Barber Graduates From Creighton With Top Honors

Creighton University in Omaha, held spring graduation in mid May. Miranda Ashley Barber of Fairbury was awarded the Academic Achievement Award for the highest overall scholastic achievement in the undergraduate program during the College of Nursing Pinning and Hooding Ceremony held in the Kiewit fitness Center. Barber was the sole senior nursing student with a 4.0 GPA. Miranda was also a team member awarded the Sigma Theta Tau-lota Tau chapter Award for their outstanding research utilization project. Their senior capstone research project was Reducing Heart Failure Readmission Rates and was the top project selected by the school faculty. Miranda received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. Barber is the daughter of Kent and Jennipher Barber of Fairbury and the granddaughter of Verna Horky and Jim and Carol Barber of Fairbury.

Wed
03
Jun

Charlotte Schwisow

Charlotte Schwisow, 68 of Seward, NE passed away on May 24, 2015 at St. Elizabeth hospital in Lincoln.

Survivors include son Dale Schwisow and wife Jennifer of Olathe, KS; daughter Trish Schwisow of Lincoln; brother Clifford Holveck of Colorado; sister Etta Holveck of Seward and three grand children.

Memorials to the family for later designation.
Services are on June 5, at St. Vincent De Paul Church in Seward, NE.

 

Tue
02
Jun

Dennis Bartels

Dennis Bartels, 59 of Tobias, died in Tobias on May 29, He is survived by his beloved wife of 17 years, Janet Bartels; father, Bernard E. Bartels of Lincoln; children and spouses, Tamara and Jeremy Mostek of Hickman and Jonathan and April Vavra-Fong of Castle Rock, Colorado; grandchildren, Devin Searcey, Dylan and Mason Mostek, Ayden and Aspen Vavra-Fong; brother, Keith and his wife, Mary Bartels of Lincoln; sister, Jean Bartels and her husband, Steve Armburster of Elmwood;

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