Submitted by Fairbury1 on Wed, 05/11/2016 - 10:03am
Peyton M. Kugel, precious baby boy of Damen and LaRaesha Kugel was born into the arms of angels Monday, May 9, 2016 at Beatrice Community Hospital. Although Peyton never spent any time with us on earth, he was very loved and touched many lives. His big brother, Dawson made sure every day up until his passing that he knew how much we all loved him. Our little angel will never be forgotten.
Survivors include his parents, Damen and LaRaesha Kugel; one brother, Dawson; grandparents, Jesse and Diana Munoz of Mead, CO, Anne Togher of Denver, CO and Dale and Brenda Kugel of Beatrice; several aunts, uncles and cousins; great-grandparents, Dorothy Vorderstrasse of Fairbury, Delores Kugel of Daykin and Michael Togher of Denver. He was preceded in death by great-grandparents.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 05/10/2016 - 10:18am
Jane A. White, 51 of Ellis, NE died Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Bryan Medical Center West in Lincoln. She was born February 1, 1965 in Beatrice. Jane graduated from Beatrice High School in 1983 and from Southeast Community College, Fairbury in 1985 with a degree in Journalism. She covered all sports in SE Nebraska and followed the athletes in high school, college and through their professional careers. Jane received the distinguished service award and was the first and only women inducted into the Nebraska Baseball Hall of Fame. She received multiple awards including a National Press Women’s Association award and a 25 year service award from MUDECAS. While sports was her main focus Jane found reward in human interest stories.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Thu, 05/05/2016 - 4:35pm
Senator Laura Ebke of Crete was among 33 select lawmakers chosen to participate in a training program that annually identifies and assists promising state leaders in the Midwest.
Sen. Ebke will meet with fellow lawmakers from Nebraska and 10 other Midwestern states and four Canadian provinces on August 12-16 in Madison, Wis., for The Council of State Governments’ 22nd annual Bowhay Institute for Legislative Leadership Development (BILLD).