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2015 Chamber Banquet

AWARD WINNERS from last Saturday’s Fairbury Chamber of Commerce Banquet at the Elks Club were: above, award for Community Service Award of the Year went to the Bonham Theatre Project Committee. Presenting the award were Chamber members Tiffany Pfaff and Chamber President Tyler Rosener. Members of the BTP committee receiving the award as a group, left to right were: Janette Warnke, Don Call, Nels Sorensen Jr., Jan Knobel, Julie Katz, Jason Trimm, Gene Thomas, Brooke Schwab. 
 
CHAMBER VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR-- left, went to Barb Schroeder of Fairbury. Photos by Fred Arnold/Fairbury Journal-News
 
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Go Red For Women


JCHC Wears Red in Support of Go Red for Women in Fairbury--Jefferson Community Health Center staff members wore red on Friday, Feb. 6, in support of Go Red for Women. Contributed Photo
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school lunch menu 2-11-15

   Fairbury Jefferson and Central Elementary Schools

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Plymouth News -- Angie Zulauf

Cowell of Filley on Friday evening, January 23rd  birthday at the home of her daughter Ann Cowell of Filley on Friday evening, January 23rd.
The Plymouth Silver Circle met Tuesday, January 20th present. Ten point call for your partner was played with Lois Bessler having the high score. Ardelle Ebbers was second high. Assorted rolls were served at the close of the afternoon.
Weekend guests of Bob and Marge Schmidt were Heather and Jonas Lloyd of Blue Springs, MO and Scott Schmidt of Manhattan, KA. Saturday evening they all dined at a Lincoln restaurant in honor of Bob and Marge’s birthdays.
Robert and Nancy Heideman hosted a dinner on Saturday, January 24th to celebrate the birthdays of Mitch, Connor and Grant Heidemann. 
Guests were Mitch and Kelly Heidemann and family, Matt and Renee Heidemann, and Greg and Melissa Schultis and family.
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Diller News

Diller Senior Cards
The Diller Senior Cards was held Jan. 20. High scores for pitch were Carl Lytle, Norris Gold. Low Scores for pitch were Marilyn Lytle, Elaine Scherling. Door Prize was Herb Hartwig. Hostesses the card group. Next card party will be Feb. 17. All are welcome.
 
Diller Merry Moderns
The Diller Merry Moderns met on Wednesday, Jan. 14 with Diller Senior Diners. After lunch, Jane called the meeting to order with ten members present. The pledge was recited and a short recap of last year’s activities was reviewed. Jean red “ Talk about trite stuff”. Happy Birthday was sung to Janet for her January 24th birthday.
Jeanette read the secretary report. Robbyn gave the treasurer’s report. Some discussion was given to what community project we might contribute too. Jane read a thank you from Hope Crisis for our December donation. 
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Narka News

At the regular Sunday Service postponed from Feb. 1, led by Pastor Phil Goombi, Jim Edwards was ordained and he and Lorene Holloway were installed as active Elders of the Narka Presbyterian Church Sunday Feb. 8 by Melanie Crawford, associate general Presbyter of the Presbytery of Northern Kansas. Melanie also served as Moderator of the Annual Congregational meetings of the Mahaska and Narka Congregations
The Narka Fire Department annual Shindig was a huge success on Saturday Feb 7 at the Narka Denton Hall. The mountain oyster and polish sausage supper was enjoyed by a large crowd followed by a lively auction of donated items from baked items to a restored golf cart painted like a small fire truck, a 50/50 drawing, gun raffle and dance with Repeat Offenders. The fire dept is raising money to build a new fire house and really appreciate all the support. 
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General Squires V.F.W. Auxiliary 3113

The General Squires V.F.W. Auxiliary 3113 came to order January 20 at 7 pm with President Joyce presiding. Guard Susan closed the door and Conductress Marge checked 11 members cards. Chaplain Linda gave opening prayer and patriotic instructions. We all said the Pledge to the Flag. President Joyce opened the meeting. Secretary Zona read the minutes from the previous meeting. They were approved. Treasurer Cynitha gave her report and it will be put on file.
Communications were read by Zona, Dream Team Gazette from Department. Have to have your dues paid by December 31st or you are not in good standing. Mid-weather conference is February 6 and 7 at Lincoln. The Voice of Democracy and Patriot Pens Winners will be present. Legislative Day is February 6th at 9am at the state capital. Please call or email or senators about bills 2410 on Military Compensations and Benefits. 
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V.F.W. Post and Auxiliary

V.F.W. Post and Auxiliary 3113 held The Patriots Pen Contest in December. Commander Stan Shiermeyer, and Chairperson Joyce Medina presented checks and certificates to the winners. 1st place was Taylor Runge, 2nd place was Melia Mitchell, 3rd place was Joshua Robinson. They were all sent to District to be judged and Melia Mitchell won 1st place in District, to go on to state.

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Elks Ladies Card Party

Elks Ladies Card party was  held Tuesday February 3, 2015. High in Bridge Jean Schleif, 2nd Mary Kaye  Mc Donald, 3rd Elva smth. High in Pitch Twyla Bray, 2nd Joleen Grammer, 3rd Marge Grone. 
 
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Plymouth News -- Angie Zulauf

Plymouth Auxiliary Meets
Schopp-Ewing-Nispel Unit 243 met January 27, 2015. The meeting began with the Legion and Auxiliary reciting the Preamble and the Pledge.
President LaVon Wasserman called the meeting to order. Lois Bessler read the opening prayer. A moment of silence was observed for the deceased. Five members answered roll call. The minutes from the November meeting were read and approved. 
Reports from Peggy Junker were brought up to date. February 1st was the Jefferson  County meeting at Daykin and February 15, District meeting at Milligan at 9:30 a.m. A thank you was read from Kim McCain for three books that had been purchased for the Tri County library. The names of the deceased members are to be sent to Marvel Kasl.

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