Late Tuesday evening, crews were dispatched to a house fire at 1224 3rd Street in Fairbury. Several responders arrived in minutes and quickly had the fire under control. More information will be posted when it is available.
Some of the playground equipment at McNish park in Fairbury will be removed to make room for new pieces. The piece coming in will be similar to the photo, and should be installed by mid-October. Look in tomorrow's FJN for more! ... See MoreSee Less
From the Bonham Theatre: For our 1 year anniversary and the Bonham's 92nd Birthday we are going to have a Free Kids Movie on Thursday Sept 27 at 2:30pm (there is no school). Unfortunately we still don't know what movie we will be playing. Check our Facebook page or www.bonhamtheatre.org for updates. ... See MoreSee Less
September's theme for our 'Reader Photos of the Month' is Back to School. Photos can be anything that you feel relates to the topic. A random number of submission will be featured in September 28 digital edition of the FJN. Drop your submissions in the comments! ... See MoreSee Less
The Class B top ranked Crete Cardinals hosted an eight-team invitational on Saturday. They dropped their opening game to Seward, but came back with two victories to close out the invite in fifth place.