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Fairbury Secures Second Win

The Fairbury Jeffs got some much needed momentum heading into the new year by earning its second win of the season Saturday afternoon in the Lincoln Lutheran Holiday Tournament.

The Jeffs had its lowest turnover total of the season coupled with solid play defensively in the second half limiting Raymond Central to just 11 points en route to a 44-35 victory against the Mustangs in the third place game.

Fairburys win snaps a four-game losing streak.

Fairbury Jeffs head coach Justin Harris was very happy with the win to place third in the tournament.

It feels really good to get a win. The team had only 13 turnovers in the game, and we had 13 assists in the contest. That is a pretty good ratio for us. Im happy with how the boys played, Harris said.

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Jan. 1, 2014

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Real Estate

Dec. 18: James L. Stevens and Sylvia R. Stevens to Thomas L. Remmenga: S37.8 L13; W94 2/3 L14 and N6.6 of WW94 2/3 L15 all in B1 of Fairview Addition to Fairbury.

Dec. 19: Michael Tracy and Holly Tracy to Jason D. Trimm and Beulah A.B. Trimm: N47.25 of S190 of W150 B7 of W.G. McDowells Subdivision, an addition to the City of Fairbury.

Dec. 20: Alan Virus to Arlene Stewart: L10-11, B4 of Rochelle Place Addition to Fairbury.

Dec. 20: Mumby Family Trust to Shea N. Austin and Johnna J. Austin: W49.10 L14 and all of L15 of Northgate Second Addition to Fairbury.

Dec. 20: Shea Austin and Johnna J. Austin to Mumby Family Trust: E25 of W150 of S142 and W50 of E150 of S142 of B3 and S64.5 of E100 of S142 of B3, all in W.G. McDowells Subdivision in Fairbury.

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Dissolutions

Dissolutions

Morris A. Oden and Diana R. Oden.

Michelle L. Wyatt and Andrew P. Wyatt

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County Court Report

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Matthew J. Field, of Hebron: Minor in possession on Nov. 18, class 3 misdemeanor.

Emily A. Fry, of Fairbury: Theft of services less than $200 between June 15 and June 28, class 2 misdemeanor.

Valerie C. Geihsler, of Fairbury: False reporting on Nov. 16, class 1 misdemeanor; no license on person, class 3 misdemeanor; improper/defective vehicle lighting, class 3 misdemeanor.

James D. Goar, of Hebron: False reporting on Nov. 3, class 1 misdemeanor; reckless driving, class 3 misdemeanor; no operators license, class 3 misdemeanor.

Jaimee D. Kleinbohl, of Fairbury: Theft by shoplifting less than $200 on Oct. 29, class 2 misdemeanor.

Joshua L. May, of Fairbury: Driving under suspension on Nov. 23, class 3 misdemeanor; speeding, infraction.

Thomas A. Phillips, of Fairbury: Minor in possesson on Nov. 25, class 3 misdemeanor.

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Traffic Report

Marci K. Gillham, of Fairbury: Speeding 80-60, $173 fine.

Lindsey R. Leishman, of Beatrice: Speeding 73-60, $123 fine.

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Sheriff's Report

Dec. 18: Report of a female found in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia in the 600 block of 3rd Street.

Dec. 20: Report of an alarm in Diller.

Dec. 21: Report of a male in violation of bond in Fairbury.

Dec. 22: Report of a suspicious vehicle parked by storage sheds in Plymouth.

Dec. 25: Elville L. Arntt, of Endicott, was driving a 2009 Ford west on Highway 8 two-and-a-half miles east of Fairbury when the vehicle collided with a deer. Damages were estimated at $500.

Dec. 25: Hayden E. Hemphill, of Endicott, was driving a 2006 Chevrolet west on Highway 8 just west of 573 Ave. when the vehicle collided with a deer. Damages were estimated at $3,500.

Dec. 25: Zachary A. Schacht, of Fairbury, was driving a 2004 Chevrolet south on Highway 15 near the River Bridge when the vehicle collided with the bridge railing. No damage estimate available.

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Police Report

Dec. 19: Report of an assault in the 1500 block of 9th Street.

Dec. 19: Report of a disturbance in the 900 block of C Street.

Dec. 19: Report of an assault in the 700 block of G Street.

Dec. 22: Report of a theft in the 800 block of C Street.

Dec. 22: Report of a well-being check in the 700 block of I Street.

Dec. 23: Report of unauthorized use of a vehicle in the 1300 block of Oak Street.

Dec. 23: Melissa J. Brown, of Fairbury, was driving around a curve on Park Drive near South Circle Drive in a 2002 Oldsmobile when the vehicle collided with the curb due to speed and slick conditions. Damages were estimated at $2,000.

Dec. 23: Report of a dog running loose in the 700 block of C Street.

Dec. 25: Report of a disturbance in the 700 block of 3rd Street.

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Endicott Village Life Visit # 16 - The Redbird

We will continue our visits with more excerpts from the Endicott High School Newspaper, The Redbird.

The Jan. 19, 1949 issue reported that the Dale Swartzs have announced the grand opening of their new cafe business which will be known as Dales Cafe and Recreation.

Swartzs recently purchased the building known as the Bank Building from Mrs. Jones and it is being completely redecorated.

A couple of weeks later the brickyard made headlines. A special article accompanied by two interesting pictures of the Endicott Brick and Tile Company appeared in the Nebraska Farmer under the heading They Grind Soil to Make Wall Flour.

In 1919 the Fairchild Brothers started the plant when this unusual clay deposit was found while removing gravel sometime before the first World War.

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Letters To The Editor

The Unknown Politician

Editor:

What needs to be said to (make me known).

We need people, ordinary God fearing people, running this country, NOT the professional, career seekers who wish to change our constitution.

Those who know that you cant spend money you dont have.

Not those who worry about the unlikely event of killing an innocent death row inmate, yet support the killing of (ABSOLUTE INNOCENTS) by the thousands each day since Roe vs Wade, serving to eliminate a voter and tax base. No wonder so few workers to fund social security. Because of that lack of millions, the liberals had to create the (give me, go get me, let me have, hand me) population to guarantee their elections.

We need those who know that men dont marry men, or women, women! Those, who know that kids need a mother (and) a father, who are married, and will teach their children moral and monetary values.

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