Heartland Bank to Purchase First National of Fairbury and Jefferson County Bank

FAIRBURY - Heartland Bank announced Monday that it reached an agreement to purchase Jefferson County Bank in Daykin, and First National Bank of Fairbury. The purchase is expected to close around th... Read More

Jefferson County CASA recruiting volunteers

Fairbury- Don Cook the Program Director of CASA  a non-profit organization says more volunteers in Jefferson County.  We asked Cook to tell us more about CASA. CASA 1        :13    “abused and neglected children” Cook explain... Read More

Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department Arrest Two On Alleged Drug Charges

FAIRBURY -  Two individuals were arrested on alleged drug charges Friday in Fairbury.  The Jefferson County Sheriff was assisting the Nebraska Probation Office with the search of a home at 1310 3rd street.  The inspection resulted in the finding o... Read More

Early Tuesday Morning Drug Bust In Fairbury

FAIRBURY -  On Tuesday morning around 6:00 A.M. Deputies with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and Officers of the Fairbury Police Department executed a search warrant on the residence located at 515 W 8th St.  in Fairbury. During the sea... Read More

Another Successful Girls Adventure Camp At Camp Jefferson

81 girls attended the annual Girls Adventure Camp that took place this week at Camp Jefferson of Fairbury.  The theme this year was "The World Awaits" and each of the 11 cabins were decorated as a different country. Upon arrival to camp a.k.a. th... Read More

The First Step To A New Aquatic Center Starts In Fairbury

FAIRBURY – Pool Demolition began Monday at the Fairbury City Park.  Crews are working to clear out the old out of date pool to make room for construction of the aquatic center.  City Administrator Collin Bielser says that demo work shouldn't tak... Read More

BRAN Riders From Fairbury Riding For A Cause

FAIRBURY - Some BRAN riders ride for fun, some for exercise, then there are some that ride for a cause.  Carmen Hinman, Director of the Hope Crisis Center talks with News Channel Nebraska's Andy Classen about why she is riding BRAN this year....... Read More

Fairbury Police Talks About Preparation For BRAN

FAIRBURY - B.R.A.N. (Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska) is making its way through southeast Nebraska and made one of its overnight stops in Fairbury.   News Channel Nebraska's Andy Classen talked with Fairbury's Chief of Police Chad Sprunk about the exc... Read More

Vawser Honored As Jefferson County Veteran Of The Month

FAIRBURY – A Jefferson County man who served his country in the U.S. Army was honored this week by the Jefferson County Commissioners as part of an ongoing recognition effort. Lowell Vawser entered the United States Army in the fall of 1954 whil... Read More

Marysville's Beloved Black Squirrels Now Featured As Statues

MARYSVILLE, KS - "Marysville has always been known as Black Squirrel City. The folklore was that in the early 1900's a carnival came to town, and the carnival brought two Black Squirrels - one male and one female, and a small boy let them out and the... Read More