By Janelle Keller
Julia Beater knew that there would be a bit of a language barrier when she decided to spend a year at an American high school. There was a good chance that being an ocean away from her family would be hard; that living in a rural area would be quite different than her life in Greifswald, Mecklenberg- Vorpommern, a university city on the Baltic Sea in northeast Germany.
Ainsworth Wrestlers competed in the two-day Valentine Invitational Wrestling Tournament on Friday and Saturday, December 19th and 20th. Ainsworth Wrestlers brought home two fourth-place medals. Dominic Henry, 120 lbs., and Kyle Erthum, 220 lbs., each placed fourth in the Valentine Invitational.
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Local Modern Woodmen of America members recently provided assistance to St. John’s Food Pantry. The Valentine Modern Woodmen Chapter 9239 donated $250 in food items as part of the organizations Care and Share program.
by Pastor William L. Hunt
If your a parent, you understand the excitement and the nervousness that comes along with having a baby. Each one of our children brought about its own unique circumstances. I am sure that just like all expecting parents, Mary and Joseph’s experience was no different, they too found this to be an exciting and nervous time. I want to challenge you briefly with these thoughts.
Entertainment scheduled A Christmas cantata will be presented at the Gregory United Methodist Church on Saturday, December 20 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday, December 21 at 10:45 a.m. Free movie showing The Chamber is sponsoring a free Saturday movie matinee for kids on December 20 at the Gregory Cinema. The movie starts at 1:00 p.m. Santa Claus makes his appearance before the movie from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Sleigh bells jingling, carolers singing
The Gregory City Council met on Monday, December 15, 2014. Mayor Maurie Schlaht chaired the meeting. The council members present were Seymour Studenberg, Shana Flakus Stacey Boes and Tim Mills. Blane Bartling and Chad Peck were absent. City finance officer Al Cerny and water superintendent Alex Hamilton also attended. Main Street business front During committee reports the council discussed the boarded up windows on a building in the commercial section of Main Street. The city code compliance actions that are possible will be considered at the next meeting. Grandview Phase I finance plans move ahead