Ainsworth Star Journal
Pabst and Woodworth named Hometown Heroes!

Pabst and Woodworth named Hometown Heroes!

Local Modern Woodmen members honor hometown heroes December 5, 2014. The location was at the Coach Light read more

Ainsworth Lady Bulldogs Pick Up Two Wins

Ainsworth Lady Bulldogs Pick Up Two Wins

The Lady Dawgs handed the West Holt Lady Huskies a resounding defeat on December 12th, 64 to 23, in read more

Arrests Made on December 8th by Brown County Sheriff and Nebraska State Patrol

Arrests Made on December 8th by Brown County Sheriff and Nebraska State Patrol

Residents in the Ainsworth area may have seen a lot of activity by the Brown County Sheriff’s Office read more

Santa visits Gregory in conjunction with the lighting of the Christmas tree

Santa visits Gregory in conjunction with the lighting of the Christmas tree

Holiday activities continue in Gregory. Entertainment scheduled The Java Jives will present a Christmas read more

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Larry Rice, Brian Williams and Chuck Osborn Given Oath of Office for Ainsworth City Council

After concluding the old business, City Attorney Rod Palmer presented plaques to outgoing Mayor Russ Moody and Councilman Jake Adkisson. Russ Moody served as Ainsworth Mayor for 12 years and Jake Adkisson served as a Councilman for four years.

Climate and Population Change Concerns for Irrigation Practices in Nebraska

By Angela Hensel

For many ag producers in Nebraska, especially in the western part of the state, irrigation is a necessity. "Without irrigation, at least half the state would probably be unable to produce irrigated crops," said Alan Corr, University of Nebraska-Lincoln extension educator for West-Central Nebraska.

Reaching out to those in need

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.

Our pastors share a Christmas message

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.

Santa’s helpers donate new scoreboards, stat board, shot clocks

The Gregory School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Monday, December 8, 2014. Board members present were Dave Shoemaker, Curt Sinclair, Sharon Pedersen, Karen Timanus, and Bob Wik. President Dave Shoemaker chaired the meeting. Superintendent Sara Klein and business manager Jonalu Studenberg also attended.

Conservation district management changes hands

The regular meeting of the Gregory County Board of Commissioners was held Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Commissioners Gordon Miner, Darrell Bentz and Lance Matucha were present. Dennis Vedral and Robert Sperl, Sr. were absent. District 1 commissioner-elect Jesse Biggins and District 3 commissioner-elect Myron Johnson also attended.



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