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Official primary results show close race for mayor, city council candidates

The official results for the primary election held Tues., May 15, have been released by election commissioner Mary Eickhoff. Candidates

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Child abuse case moves forward in district court

By Kaylie Ractliffe During her arraignment in Richardson County District Court on May 8, Jessica E. Moore, age 28 of

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Falls City resident arrested on drug charges in Auburn

The following is a press release provided by the Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office: “Two search warrants executed by the Nemaha

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Courthouse thief gets jail time

By Kaylie Ractliffe The man who broke into the Richardson County Courthouse last October has been sentenced after Judge Julie

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Peru State College names locker room after Stella native Jerry Joy

Story by Lori Gottula, photo by Randy Gottula On Friday, April 20, 2018, Jerry Joy of Stella officially joined the ranks

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Ron Dodds, a stalwart in Falls City Journal history

            By Kaylie Ractliffe Sixty-six years after working his first shift at the Falls City

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Falls City celebrates Earth Day with live music, arts and crafts

The Falls City Green Team and Falls City Arboretum Board could not have asked for better weather when they hosted

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Falls City Journal to operate from new location beginning May 1, 2018

By Kaylie Ractliffe and Nikki McKim The Falls City Journal will soon have a new home on Stone Street after

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REMINDER: The Journal office will be closed on Monday, May 28 in observance of Memorial Day. Next week's paper will be published on Thursday, May 31. The deadline to submit content and ads will still be this Friday at noon. Thank you! ...

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Just a reminder that our new address will be 1709 Stone St. Our first "official" day in the new building is May 1, but to ensure a smooth transition and that we are able to still get the paper published on time next week, we will be working from the new building on April 30. ...

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