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Wed
01
Oct

Free Food Available For Seniors

The Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) distribution clinic will be held in Fairbury at 512 3rd Street on Tuesday, October 7, 2014. An appointment is CSFP provides nutritious foods to seniors who are age 60 or greater who live in Nebraska and are under the program income guidelines. To schedule an appointment or obtain information on how to qualify for CSFP, please call Blue Valley Community Action at 402-729-2278.

Date: 
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 8:00am
Wed
01
Oct

Prenatal Childbirth Education class

Prenatal Childbirth
 Education class
A Prenatal Childbirth Education class at Jefferson Community Health Center for all expectant parents. The class will meet on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is a fee, pre-registration is required. For more information or to pre-register, call Erin Starr RN at Jefferson Community Health Center at (402) 729-6889. 
 
Date: 
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 9:00am
Wed
01
Oct

Beatrice Area Singles & Couples Dance

Beatrice Area Singles & Couples Dance
will be held Sunday October 5,2014, 5:30 at the Aunt Mary’s Center, 111 south 8th, Beatrice. Music is provided by Leo Lonnie Orchestra.  Everyone welcome - singles & couples. 
Date: 
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 5:30am
Wed
01
Oct

Faith Lutheran Church

Faith Lutheran Church, 1630 I Street, will have a movie night on Sunday, October 5 at 7 p.m.  The movie “God is Not Dead” will be shown. Everyone is welcome to join us for an evening of Fellowship

Date: 
Sunday, October 5, 2014 - 7:00am
Wed
01
Oct

Community Meeting For Western And Surrounding Area

 
Notice!  Community Meeting for Western and surrounding area on October 8th  7:30 pm at the Western Fire Hall. To talk about the 2015 Old Settlers Picnic.  Everyone is encouraged to attend.
Date: 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 7:30am
Wed
01
Oct

Fairbury Parent-Teacher Conferences Oct. 2

First Semester Parent-Teacher Conferences for Grades 7-12 will be held in the Fairbury Jr-Sr High School classrooms on Thursday, October 2, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.  Assistant coaches will be available at 5:30 p.m. and the head coaches will be available at 6:00 p.m.  If at all possible, please limit discussions to five minutes and focus on academics.
Date: 
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 5:00am
Wed
01
Oct

Homecoming Parade

HOMECOMING 2014--Everyone of all ages was cheering on the Fairbury Jeffs for the Homecoming Parade and pre-game activities held on the square last Friday afternoon. Above, showing off his FHS spirit is Parker Viets, in Fairbury colors. Photos by Fred Arnold/Fairbury Journal-News. More photos at: www.fairburyjournalnews.com

Wed
01
Oct

Lady Griffins Win Axtell, Kan. Tournament

It was a fun day south of the border for the Diller-Odell Lady Griffins volleyball team on Saturday.
The Lady Griffins went undefeated (5-0) to win the Axtell, Kan. Tournament.
Starting out in pool play Saturday morning, Diller-Odell came out with a 3-0 record.
In their first pool play match, the Lady Griffins topped Falls City Sacred Heart in straight sets, 25-19, 25-20.
Katie Zarybnicky led Diller-Odell with 13 points scored on 15-16 serving with three aces.
Madison Hajek and Madison Jurgens paced all Lady Griffin attackers with six kills each.
Josie Vitosh dealt out 14 set assists on 37-39 setting.
Diller-Odell turned around and faced Blue Valley-Randolph in its second pool play match.
The Lady Griffins were victorious by scores of 25-17, 25-17.
Katie Schultis paced Diller-Odell in points scored with 11.
Wed
01
Oct

Meridian Outscores Red Cloud In Flurry Of Offense

The Meridian Mustangs opened D2-3district play Friday evening by handing Red Cloud its first loss of the season.
Both team’s generated over 300 yards of total offense, including Meridian out-gaining Red Cloud on the ground, 269-220 yards.
Senior I-back Brandon Jackson rushed for five touchdowns and added a kickoff return, as the Mustangs improved to 3-1 on the season with a 51-28 home win.
Meridian shot out to a 20-0 first quarter lead off a pair of four-yard touchdown runs by Jackson, and a 53-yard touchdown run from quarterback Ty Brakhage.
With their offense in high gear, the Mustangs racked up a trio of touchdowns in the second quarter.
Brakhage kicked off the scoring with a 25-yard touchdown pass to Tyler Nolte with 10:41 on the clock.
Jackson accounted for touchdown runs of three and 29-yard stretching Meridian’s advantage to 39-0 at half.
Wed
01
Oct

State-Rated Malcolm Passes, Runs Over Tri County

Malcolm struck for three first quarter touchdowns on a mix of run and pass powering its way to a 49-6 district home win Friday night against Tri County.
Malcolm drew first blood scoring on a 74-yard touchdown run by Austin Bridges.
Bridges then went to the air tossing a 29-yard touchdown pass to Tucker McHugh, and a 53-yard strike to White.
The (5-0) Clippers added a pair of second quarter touchdowns on a 36-yard pass from Bridges to McHugh, and a 33-yard run by Bridges increasing Malcolm’s halftime lead to 35-0.
Malcolm scored once in the third quarter on a 52-yard run by Holka upping its lead to 41-0.
Both teams scored in the fourth quarter with Wyatt Kowalski scoring Tri County’s lone touchdown on a 54-yard run.
Mandery accounted for the Clippers final score on a 14-yard run.
 

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