Submitted by Fairbury1 on Fri, 09/26/2014 - 2:24pm
Fairbury physician Richard Blatny, Sr., MD, was installed as the 2014-15 president of the Nebraska Medical Association at the association’s 146th Annual Session and House of Delegates held September 12 in Lincoln.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:45am
While much of the news at the Sept. 25th Heuermann Lecture focused on the newly released 88-page University of Nebraska-Lincoln report on climate change, those behind the study emphasized the importance of using the study's findings to develop better local management plans for climate change.
"You don't want to wait," said Donald Wilhite, UNL professor of applied climate science and one of the authors of the report. Wilhite is the founding director of the National Drought Mitigation Center at UNL.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 4:48pm
The following attended the Schipper and Stelling reunion September 14, 2014 at the 4-H building in Fairbury – Mr. and Mrs. Allen Schipper and Mr. and Mrs. LaVere Schipper of Ralston; Mr. and Mrs. Larry Smith of blue Springs; Mr. and Mrs. Don Sturm of Odell; Dawn Thieme and Jeff and Tanner Bleich of Hebron; Angela Taylor of Omaha; Mr. and Mrs. Ray Wagner, and Wanda Huls of Lincoln; Alvin Huls and Harlan Huls of Beatrice; Mr. and Mrs. Harold Stelling, Betty Hoffman, Esther reed all of Fairbury.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 4:47pm
General Squires V.F.W Auxiliary 3113 came to order at 7:30 pm on September 14. President Joyce Presiding. Guard Susan closed the doors and checked 10 members cards. Chaplain Linda gave the opening prayer and did the patriotic instructions. We recited the Pledge to the Flag. President Joyce opened the meeting. Held initiation for Ruby Hess and welcomed her to the auxiliary. Previous minutes were read by secretary Zona and were approved. Treasurers report was read by Zona and will be put on file. Bill for Buddy Poppy’s was presented and voted to pay it. Secretary Zona read the department newspaper Dream Gazette. Bonds for the treasurer and President are due. Membership in Nebraska is 60% and they would like to be at 100% by the end of the year.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 4:46pm
Steve and Peggy Hemphill of Diller are pleased to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Hayden Elise Hemphill to Kolt Dean Nutsch, son of Brenda Riggle of Endicott and Jim Nutsch of Linn.
Hayden is a graduate of Diller-Odell High School and Southeast Community College. She is presently employed as the Office Manager at UNL Extension- Jefferson County, in Fairbury.
Kolt is a graduate of Linn Public Schools and is employed with Farmers Cooperative in Fairbury.
The couple is planning an outdoor ceremony at the home of the bride’s parents on October 11, 2014.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 09/24/2014 - 4:45pm
Erin English and Rick Dubas will be united in marriage Oct. 11, 2014, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grand Island.
Parents of the couple are Richard and Linda English of Fairbury and Larry and Bonnie Dubas of Grand Island.
Erin graduated from Peru State College in 2002 with her undergraduate degree in elementary and early childhood education, and in 2007 with her master’s degree from Doane College in curriculum and instruction. She is a second grade teacher for Grand Island Public Schools.
Rick attended Central Community College in Grand Island and University of Nebraska Kearney. He is co-owner of Dubas Siding in Grand Island.