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  • And They’re Off
    Tuesday, September 11, 2018 4:38 PM
    Area runners made the most of their opportunities at the Fairbury Invite on Thursday in moist and cool conditions.

  • Tuesday, September 11, 2018 4:33 PM
    Thayer Central kept things close in the first half, but Nebraska Lutheran’s big third quarter propelled the Knights to a 42-14 victory over the Titans on Friday in Waco.

  • Setting Up Success
    Friday, August 31, 2018 5:32 PM

  • Turnovers Doom Titans At Home
    Tuesday, August 28, 2018 1:09 PM
    With the beginning of the season comes rust that must be shook off at one point or another to find success.

  • 2018 FJN Hall of Fame
    Wednesday, August 8, 2018 11:03 AM
    10 Area Former Athletes Named to Fairbury Journal-News’ First Hall of Fame Class

  • Legion Baseball Round Up
    Tuesday, June 26, 2018 3:42 PM


    BDS 8 Geneva 0 (Friday)
    Jackson Grote's complete game gem propelled BDS to their second shut out win of the season on Friday at home against Geneva in a 4 1/2 inning contest. Grote struck out three and walked three in 53 pitches thrown.
    He now has a record of 2-2 with a 4.35 ERA in 20 2/3 innings pitched.
    On the offensive end John Christensen tallied a season-high six RBIs with a 2-for-3 day at the plate. He singled and doubled in the contest.

  • Friday, June 22, 2018 12:45 PM
    Area legion baseball records according to GameChanger through June 20. *Not all area teams provide results on GameChanger

  • 2018 Athletes of the Year
    Wednesday, June 6, 2018 11:17 AM
    This year’s crop of Athletes of the Year marks a new beginning in the way the Fairbury Journal-News is selecting athletes for the award.

  • State Golf 2018
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018 4:17 PM

  • Fangmeier Stays Golden, Wehrer Breaks School Record
    Tuesday, May 22, 2018 6:06 PM
    All eyes were on Thayer Central’s Aubrey Fangmeier entering Friday and Saturday’s state track meet at Omaha Burke Stadium
    And for good reason. The Husker walk-on track commit entered the year with three state titles to his name – all coming from his extraordinary performance at the 2017 state meet. Fangmeier claimed a gold in the 800, 3,200 relay, and 1,600 relay at last year’s state event and the 2018 meet presented the same opportunity. Only this year his was in the open 400 instead of the 1,600 relay.

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