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Plymouth News -- Angie Zulauf

Charlotte Alana Gronemeyer, infant daughter of Preston and Brenda Gronemeyer, was baptized during services Sunday, January 12 at St. Pauls Lutheran Church in Plymouth. Sponsors were Nicolas Gronemeyer and Jennifer Hiltgen. In a private ceremony after the service, Colton John Jantzen, son of Preston and Brenda Gronemeyer and the late Justin Jantzen was baptized. His sponsor was Bobby Goodwin.

The home of Marge Gouldie at 1503 E. Court in Beatrice, was damaged Thursday, January 9th. She had experienced electrical problems earlier in the day, prompting her to spend the night at the home of her son. Mrs. Gouldie was a long time resident of Plymouth.

Firefighters cut a ventilation hole in the roof and damage to the older home was estimated at $13,000.

Carrie Keslar, Clatonia, undeclared was named to the fall Deans List at Southeast Community College.

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Meridian Students Portray Presidents

On the evening of Monday, Jan. 20, 22 American Presidents visited Meridian Public School as part of the Fifth- and Sixth-Grade Living Wax Museum Night. Each student selected a president to research.

Then the students made a poster displaying pictures of the president. Finally, the students, dressed as their chosen president, gave a two- minute presentation to the visitors about their president.

The students worked very hard to bring the president to life and I am very proud of the work that they did. All in all, it was a very successful night, said the Fifth- and Sixth-Grade teacher Nathan Wall.

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BLEICH BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENT

BLEICH Brandon and Andrea (Strnad) Bleich of Fairbury, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Braxton Thomas Bleich, weighing 9 pounds and 1 and a half ounces. He was welcomed home by brother Beckett. Grandparents are Dale and Linda Bleich of Hebron, and Doug Lambert of Mahaska, Kan. Great-grandparents are Ginger and George Johnson of Agenda, Kan., and Earl and Donna Strnad of Gillette, Wyo.

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Judson Gaston

Judson Gaston

The family of Judson Gaston would like to honor him with a card shower for his 101 birthday on Jan. 28.

Cards may be sent to Judson Gaston, Cedarwood Assisted Living, 828 22nd Street, Fairbury, NE 68352.

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Sports Briefs

Pawnee City Rolls

Past Meridian

In a matchup of third seed Pawnee City and sixth seed Meridian, the Indians used a potent offense and a suffocating defense to pick up a 52-25 first round win versus Meridian Jan. 14 in the Class B MUDECAS Boys Basketball Tournament played at Southern High School.

Pawnee City took charge right from the start opening an 11-6 first quarter lead.

The Indians offense didnt slow down in the second quarter tallying 12 points against Meridians defense to extend their lead at half to 23-11.

Meridian battled to stay within 13 points, 32-19 after three quarters of play however Pawnee City put the game out of reach with a 20-6 scoring outburst in the fourth quarter.

Ty Brakhage and Kyle Schwisow topped the (1-12) Mustangs with nine points each, Jakub VanWesten, had three points and Tyler Nolte and Cesar Nunez contributed two points apiece.

Intensity, Hustle Spark Griffins To MUDECAS Win

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Float Like a Butterfly...

Photo caption: This Photo Can Be Purchased at FairburyJournalNews.comPhoto by Jim Headley/Fairbury Journal-News

Fairbury Junior Nate Klaumann flies to the basket Friday against Auburn.

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Young Jeffs Wrestling Team Finishes Fourth In Own Quad

Photo caption: Photo by Jim Phelps/Fairbury Journal-NewsJONATHAN FLETCHER OF FAIRBURY presses the shoulders of his first-round opponent Beatrices Tyler Fralin to the mat during action in the 113-pound weight class at last Tuesdays Blue River Riot Quadrangular held at Fairbury Jr.-Sr. High School. Fletcher pinned Fralin in a time of 3:28, and went on to claim the individual championship with a pin over Sewards Callen Christensen in the finals.

A young Fairbury wrestling squad exemplified their hard work ethic on the mats and secured 11 medals in the Blue River Riot quadrangular Jan. 14 at the Fairbury Jr.-Sr. High School gymnasium.

Senior Jonathan Fletcher was the lone individual champion going 2-0 to win the 113-pound weight class.

Fletcher won by pin against Beatrices Tyler Fralin in 3:28 and in the final he won by pin over Sewards Callen Christensen in 2:32.

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