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Nebraska Extension in the BKR Counties Welcomes Murray to Their Staff

Nebraska Extension in the BKR Counties Welcomes Murray to Their Staff

By Kirsten Gilliland  The Nebraska Extension in the BKR Counties Office of Ainsworth has just...

Ainsworth Community Pool Opens for the Summer on Monday, May 23rd

Ainsworth Community Pool Opens for the Summer on Monday, May 23rd

The Ainsworth Boys Track Team placed sixth out of 53 teams in Class C at the 2016 Nebraska State...

Honoring all our first responders during National Law Enforcement & EMS Week

Honoring all our first responders during National Law Enforcement & EMS Week

by Laura Vroman When an emergency happens, do you wonder who is going to come? Are you one of the...

Ten Gregory tracksters heading to state meet

Ten Gregory tracksters heading to state meet

by Coach Kurt Stukel  Gregory hosted the Region 6B track meet on May 19th. The ten teams that...

  • Nebraska Extension in the BKR Counties Welcomes Murray to Their Staff

    Nebraska Extension in the BKR Counties Welcomes Murray to Their Staff

    Tuesday, 24 May 2016 17:56
  • Ainsworth Community Pool Opens for the Summer on Monday, May 23rd

    Ainsworth Community Pool Opens for the Summer on Monday, May 23rd

    Tuesday, 24 May 2016 18:05
  • Honoring all our first responders during National Law Enforcement & EMS Week

    Honoring all our first responders during National Law Enforcement & EMS Week

    Tuesday, 24 May 2016 21:28
  • Ten Gregory tracksters heading to state meet

    Ten Gregory tracksters heading to state meet

    Wednesday, 25 May 2016 17:29

Ainsworth Community Pool Opens for the Summer on Monday, May 23rd

The Ainsworth Community Pool opening on Monday signified the start of summer for kids across town as they made their way to East City Park. To prepare for the summer, pool staff met on Thursday to clean everything and get things set up with certification and training being that night.

Kirsten Gilliland Interns at Ainsworth Star-Journal During Summer Months

This summer Kirsten Gilliland, daughter of Travis and Stacey Gilliland, will be interning at the Ainsworth Star-Journal. As part of her internship she will edit content, write stories and take pictures as well as participate in other aspects of the newspaper business.

2016 Cody-Kilgore graduation held!

Cody-Kilgore held their commencement exercises Saturday, May, 21, 2016 at 4:00 MDT. The Class of 2016 chose the following... Flower Presentation Song: My Wish for You, by Rascal Flatts 

Two new cars added to VPD fleet

Valentine Police Chief Dana Miller and Officer Brandon Ormesher are pleased to be driving their new 2016 Ford Police Interceptor sedan and SUV. Both vehicles are all-wheel drive and will bring their fleet up to five vehicles with the oldest being an 2010. The vehicles have reflective silver to protect the officers and the offender in the darkness.

District III director gives annual report

The regular meeting of the Gregory County Commission was held Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Commissioners Darrell Bentz, Jessy Biggins, Jeff Johnson, Lance Matucha and Myron Johnson were present. Greg Henderson, the executive director for Planning and Development District III, gave the annual Gregory County performance report. Since Gregory County joined District III in 1973, it has paid $318,615 in dues and received $18,113,102 in financial assistance. The ratio was $57.00 in assistance for $1.00 in dues.

City-owned lot declared surplus

The Gregory City Council met on Monday, May 23, 2016. Surplus of the city-owned lot at 1109 Felton Avenue The city purchased the lot and a half at 1109 Felton Avenue from the county for $2,800. The city crew spent over $2,000 to clear the site. The council considered that the unimproved lots without sewer and water at Duling addition are $3,500. They sold the Mark Fiebelkorn lot by the auditorium for $3,500.



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