Photo caption: TEAM NEBRASKA MEMBERS (l-r) Fairburys Jacob Johnson, coach Derek Garfield, and Jon Fletcher will represent the Cornhusker state in the 30th annual Maine-Nebraska Wrestling Exchange beginning next week in Maine. Coach Derek Garfield is the head coach for Team Nebraska, while Jacob Johnson and Jon Fletcher were selected to the 14-member Team Nebraska wrestling squad which will compete in matches at four different high schools along the coast of Maine. Photo by Jim Phelps/Fairbury Journal-News
Fairbury will be represented on the Maine-Nebraska Wrestling Exchange by a pair of wrestlers and a head coach.
Senior graduate Jon Fletcher and freshman Jacob Johnson will take to the mats as members of Team Nebraska for the 30th Maine-Nebraska wrestling exchange.
The Nebraska wrestling team will leave and fly on June 24 to Maine and will return on July 2.
Sunday, June 22nd, 4:00 p.m. Fairbury City Park, near the fountain, Please bring water, a towel or blanket, and a mat if you have one. All ages and levels of fitness are welcome. Please Efirstname.lastname@example.org call 402-300-0573 with questions.*In case of rain, we will meet at Husker Rehab (south door)
is the first annual easy, breezy day of shopping for antiques, collectibles, and gently used items under the trees at the Thayer County Museum grounds in Belvidere; Friday and Saturday; June 20 and 21 from 9:00am to 4:00pm.
For more information on the event or to donate items, call: Annette Laber 402-768-2327 or Linda Hudson 402-768-6909.
will have a meeting at the Hollenberg Station Visitors Center near Hanover, Kans., on Wednesday, June 25 at 7:30 p.m. Note time and place change to summer schedule. Plans for the August 31 Pony Express Festival will be discussed at this meeting. Anyone interested in the activities of the group, or interested in joining the Friends, is encouraged to attend this meeting.
The Washington County Retired Teachers and School Personnel
will meet on Friday June 27, 2014 at 11:30 am at the American Legion Post in Linn Kansas for a luncheon meeting. All teachers, administrators and other interested school personnel who were employed in Washington County schools are invited to attend.
Luncheon reservations may be made by calling Pauline Hatesohl Lindhorst at 785-562-2935 or Vernon Mai at 785-348-5451 or Mitch Zabokrtsky at 402-729-2875. Luncheon reservations must be made by Wednesday June 25. Lunch cannot be guaranteed without a reservation
The Bauer- Onnen family reunion will be held June 29th in the Fairbury Community Building with a carry-in dinner at noon. Each family is encouraged to bring a picture or item that has a special memory to them for a Show and Tell activity. Thank you!
The Alzheimers Caregivers Support Group will meet on Monday, June 23, at 6:30 p.m. in the Meeting Room at Cedarwood assisted living, 828 22nd St., Fairbury. The meeting room can be accessed by entering the main entrance of Cedarwood, and turning left after the lobby. The meeting room is the first room on the right past the restrooms. For more information, please contact Lana Likens at 729-6855