The 2015 Cobblestone Car Show organized by J.R. Scott was one of the main attractions of this year’s festivities. Dozens of classic cars and bikes lined up along 17th and...Read more
(Photo by Nikki McKim)It was a wild Saturday night for southeast Nebraska. The National Weather Service issued two tornado warnings for Richardson County within a couple hours of each other...Read more
A Falls City man wanted in connection with a late Tuesday night shooting was taken into custody at about 2:15 a.m. today in Horton, KS, following a standoff with police...Read more
A representative with the Nebraska Department of Roads Monday night at the regular meeting of the City Council said that public comments were about 50-to-1 against re-configuring Highway 73/Harlan...Read more
The tax season came and went, and left some of us asking ourselves “how did I pay so much?” Everyone feels a tax burden of some kind, but its...Read more
As part of its Five Year Strategic Plan that went into effect this month, the administration of Southeast Community College is planning to develop education and training sites in several...Read more
By Jason SchockLocal filmmaker and UNL senior Brent Scott Maze will hold a film fundraiser to help finance his latest, darkest project, Faces and Stones, this Thursday night at the...Read more
The Nebraska Department of Roads hosted a large crowd of citizens at a public information open house regarding a proposed change of U.S. Highway 73 at the Falls City Senior...Read more
The second annual Sauce and Cycles Backyard Grillers Barbecue competition got off to hot start Friday night, as the clouds parted and the cobblestones began to really heat up. ...Read more
Former Richardson County Deputy Sheriff Josh Nincehelser, currently serving three years of probation for last summer's much-publicized shooting incident, is in Nemaha County Jail facing felony charges of first degree...Read more
By Nikki McKimWhen Paulo and Vanji Bruxellas imagined moving to the country, they never imagined their dream home would hold amazing stories from the past and a bright and protected...Read more
Msgr. Robert Roh will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of his Ordination to the Priesthood on July 11, 2015. To recognize and commemorate this blessed event, a parish potluck dinner with...Read more
By Jason Schock Vicki Beilke, of Stella, retired long-time teacher and coach at Southeast Consolidated Schools, and her husband, Bob, in May learned how to take pictures from one of...Read more
By Jason Schock Jim Jones has spent a considerable chunk of the past 35 years atop 18 wheels, zig zagging back and forth an astonishing four and a half million...Read more
By Nikki McKimLocal farmer Alvin Simon has made an interesting discovery west of Falls City: An oily substance seeping out of the banks of a creek on his farmland. Simon...Read more
The Carson & Barnes Circus has changed location for today's show due to the weather.The circus was slated to perform at Jaycees Commuity Field, then at the Saddle Club Area...Read more
By Allie Bierman(updated by Journal Editor Jason Schock)The Richardson County Board of Commissioners Tuesday signed a Declaration of Disaster following the heavy rains of June 3-5. Damage associated with local...Read more
The Carson & Barnes Circus will bring an all new edition of America’s Largest Big Top Show to Falls City’s Jaycees Community Field, 1½ miles south of Falls City on...Read more
F&M Bank has announced that, as of June 1, Kevin Malone will succeed Merle Veigel as Bank President. Veigel, who began his banking career almost 40 years ago at what...Read more
By Bill Schock
Given a break in the dreary weather, those participating in the Memorial Day programs at the Rulo Cemetery and Falls City’s Steele Cemetery did a super job of...Read more
The Falls City High School Class of 2015 celebrated graduation Sunday afternoon at Prichard Auditorium and the graduating class of 58 entered the Auditorium to “Fanfare and Processional”, performed by...Read more
Memorial Day programs will be held in Rulo, Falls City Stella and Humboldt on Monday, May 25.
The Memorial Day service at the Rulo Cemetery will begin at 9:30 a..m. with...Read more
By Lori Gottula
“We were just doing things the Sacred Heart way,” Doug Goltz, principal at Falls City Sacred Heart, said in a recent interview.
Goltz, who also serves as the...Read more
By Jason Schock
Falls City High School students were either enjoying a serene lunch under the sunny spring sky in Jug Brown Stadium or publicly demonstrating their disapproval of an ousted...Read more
By Jason Schock
Rev. Mr. Cy Rowan, a transitional deacon and 2005 graduate of FC Sacred Heart High School, will be ordained a Catholic priest for the Diocese of Lincoln in...Read more
A concert of patriotic music will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at Prichard Auditorium.
Tickets to the concert, sponsored exclusively by The Falls City Journal, are free of...Read more
By Lori Gottula
David von Behren placed his foot on the organ pedals, slid his fingers across the warm slick keys, then moved into position for the first chord of Franz...Read more
By Jason Schock
A spokesperson for the Omaha Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Monday morning said an official statement regarding the investigation of an armed bank robbery in Humboldt...Read more
Critically acclaimed artist Benjamin Victor spent last week at Peru State College, sculpting an eight-foot-tall art piece to display at the recently renovated Oak Bowl Stadium.
Vice President for Enrollment...Read more
The USAF Heartland of America Band’s Offutt Brass, a pioneering brass quintet, will present a concert of patriotic music at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at Prichard Auditorium.
Tickets to the...Read more