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Mathis And Haag To Wed In Oregon

Hallie Mathis and Justin Haag, both of Portland, Ore., will exchange wedding vows Sept. 24, 2011 at Langdon Farms Golf Club in Aurora, Ore.

Parents of the couple are Michael and Vicci Mathis of Dallas, Ore. and Gordon and Denise Haag of Hickman, Neb.

Mathis graduated from Dallas High School and Cosmetology School. She is employed at Portland Dermatology as a skin care esthetician.

Haag graduated from Fairbury Jr.-Sr. High School in 2002 and Nebraska Wesleyan University. He is employed at Nike as a NFL planner.

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Weichel - Bell To Wed Sept. 24

Kevin and Cammy Weichel of Plymouth would like to announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Rachael Weichel of Greeley, Colo. to Blake Bell of Greeley, the son of Ken and Debbie Bell of Eaton, Colo.

Weichel is a 2006 graduate of the University of Nebraska Lincoln. She is employed at Princess Paradise in Fort Collins, Colo. as a children's costume designer/manager.

Bell is a 2006 graduate of Colorado State University. He is employed as a project manager at Decor Inc. in Greeley.

The couple is planning a Sept. 24, 2011 wedding in Nebraska City.

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Rodriguez

Alicia Freese and Adam Rodriguez, Ocean Side, Calif., would like to announce the birth of their daughter, Elenor Machelle Delia Rodriguez, born June 19, 2011, weighing 7 pounds and 10 ounces. Grandparents are Stu and Deb Freese of Weston, Neb. Great-grandparents are Marilyn Freese of Beatrice and Eldon and LaVon Wasserman of Plymouth.

She was baptized July 15, by her grandfather, Stuart Freese.

Her sponsors were Madeline Krueger of Valparaiso, Ind. and Pete Torrez of San Antonio, Texas. Witness was Caleb Freese of Weston.

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Roesler Family Reunion

The Joseph and Johanna Roesler family reunion was held Aug. 14 at the Western American Legion Club.

There were 80 in attendance and they came from Utah, Illinois, Wisconsin, California and Nebraska.

Jean Roesler of Plymouth was among those in attendance.

The oldest attendee was Leola Roesler, 99, of Geneva.

Hosts for the reunion was the Henry Roesler family.

The 2010 reunion will be held the second Sunday in August in Geneva with the Fred Roesler family as hosts.

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Steele City To Host County Meeting

The Steele City American Legion and Auxiliary 349 held their night out at "The Field" in Diller.

Attending were Mitch Zabokrtsky, Berdine Payne, Dorothy Cassell, Mary Cassel, Terry and Jolene Grammer, Betty Hoffman, Bruce and Joanne Meyer, Freddie and Ruth Drexler, Janis Kenning, Virginia Roskilly, Clinton and Zona Quintana, June Nutsch, Art and June Roskilly, Erma Reed, Teresa Edwards and Haidan June, Lynn and Elaine Banahan.

The evening was spent visiting.

Information was given out that the County Meeting will be held in Steele City, Sept. 6, supper at 6 p.m. and meeting at 7 p.m.

Veterans appreciation day at the state fair will be Aug. 29.

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Schanek And Vitosh High Scores In Pitch

Diller Senior Card party was held July 19.

High scores for Pitch were Walt Schanek and Norma Jean Vitosh.

Low scores for Pitch were Dorothy Schramm and Betty Lawrence.

Door prize was won by Irene Wolken.

Hostess was the card group.

Next card party will be held Tuesday, Aug. 16. All are welcome.

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Itzen Reunion

The Itzen family reunion was held at the Fairbury Community Building on Aug. 6. Irene Husa was the hostess.

Attending were Ben and Jean Schoenrock, Barbara and Don Itzen, Henry and Mary Itzen, Irene Husa, all of Fairbury; Bernice Bauer, Greg Bauer, both of Hebron; Marv Itzen of Sutton; Alan and Joyce Strong of Pawnee City and their grandson, Kiffen Hunzeker of Humboldt.

The 2012 reunion will be held in Fairbury on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012 with Don and Barbara Itzen as hostess.

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Meyer Family Reunion

Martin and Louise Meyer and Rick and Jeanne Larsen hosted the Meyer family reunion in Greeley, Colo. on Aug. 7.

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Schmidt Reunion

On July 23, 35 descendants of the Emil and Elsie (Leavitt) Schmidt, along with six guests met for a reunion at the Union Bank Hospitality Room in Fairbury. Nine of the living 11 cousins were present.

Present from the Ethel (Schmidt) Austin family were: Harley Jr. and JoAnne Austin of Minot, N.D.; Gary and Kathie (Austin) Bennett, Michelle (Bennett) Mach, Alexa and Gabe and Nicole (Bennett) Stauffer, Kayla and Trenton, all of Milford; Joel and Glenda Austin of Fairbury.

Present from the Edith (Schmidt) Thieme Witt family were: Edith Witt, Jakolbe and Javohne Thieme (children of Jayme Thieme, who was not present), friend David Atkins, all of Fairbury; Brian Schmidt of Aurora; Eugene and Rose Schmidt of Littleton, Colo.; Lori (Schmidt) Cox of Centennial, Colo.; Roger and Brigitte Schmidt of Middlebury, Vt.

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Court & Cops

Police Report

Aug. 4: A 2003 Mercury owned by Gary Achtemeier of Fairbury was parked and facing east in the Dollar General parking lot. When a 2002 Ford driven by Cindy A. Garber of Fairbury was backing out she collided with the Achtemeier vehicle. No injuries were reported. The Garber vehicle sustained $250 in damages. The Achtemeier vehicle sustained $900 in damages.

Aug. 7: Report of a domestic disturbance in the 100 block of West Fifth Street.

Aug. 6: Report of a disturbance in the 700 block of C Street.

Aug. 5: Report of a dog running at large in the 1000 block of E Street.

Aug. 9: Report of two unknown males robbing another juvenile male in the 800 block of B Street. The unknown males assaulted the juvenile male by pushing him into a tree.

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