Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 4:48pm
Santa to Visit Plymouth
Santa will be making a visit to Plymouth December 17th from 5-7:30 p.m. at the Community Center. Candy bags, sponsored by the PIA and the Legion Auxiliary will be given to each child.
A meal of sandwiches, soups, and desserts will be available by the American Legion Auxiliary for a free will donation which will go towards scholarships for Tri County students. The public is invited to attend.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 4:36pm
Please Join her daughter in letting Betty Hellbusch know you’ve been thinking of her as she has been convalescing at the Heritage Care Center. Cards may be sent to Betty in care of the Heritage Care Center, 900 17th, RM# 406, Fairbury, Ne 68342. She also loves having visitors!
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 4:23pm
Cate Lassley, born Barbara Cathleen Tourneaux Higgins in Jacksonville, Fla on September 24,1953 passed away on November 21,2014 in Tyler, Texas. She was 61. Cate traveled and lived in many areas throughout the United States, before deciding that Canton, Texas would become her permanent home.
She was a woman with a kind heart and many loves including cooking, reading, gardening and of course enjoying a good drink on a sunny warm afternoon. Cate has two children, Valdavia Moore of Beatrice, NE and Zachary Moore of Lincoln, NE. She has two grandchildren Collin Stewart and Zoe Moore.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 4:21pm
Donald F. Brooks of Garden Spot Village, New Holland, PA, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, November 30, 2014, at the age of 88. He was a member of the Westgate Baptist Church in Lancaster.
Don, the son of Myron and Florence Brooks, was raised in Corona and Bellerose, NY. He proudly served in the United States Navy during WWII. He graduated from Providence Bible College, Taylor University and Denver Conservative Baptist Seminary. An American Baptist minister, Don pastured churches in Nebraska and Ohio. Twice he served as the president for Nebraska Ministers Council and was also past president of the Nebraska Baptist Convention. Don enjoyed traveling, hunting, tennis, racquet ball, golf, painting, photography and music and also having coffee with friends.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 4:11pm
Larry Blake, 61 of Fairbury, NE., formerly Lubbock, TX. Passed away November 26, 2014 in Fairbury. He was born December 12, 1952 in Lubbock, TX.
Survivors are son, Jason Blake of Fairbury, NE.; Grandson, Anthony Blake of Fairbury; Brother, Duane Blake of Lubbock, TX., & other Relatives.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday December 4, 2014 at Gerdes-Meyer Chapel in Fairbury, with Sharon Schuster officiating. Burial at the Steele City Cemetery – Steele City, NE. Memorials to the Family’s Choice.
Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
Submitted by Fairbury1 on Tue, 12/02/2014 - 8:59am
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office would like to announce their newest member of the team, K-9 Rico. K-9 Rico was purchased on November 25, 2014. K-9 Rico is a German Shepherd/Malinois mix and traveled from Holland to be with us. The staff, along with K-9 Handler Cody Barry are excited that K-9 Rico has joined us earlier than expected. Deputy Cody Barry and K-9 Rico will be attending training in Grand Island Nebraska in the next couple of months.