Ainsworth Star Journal
Donna Schmitz inducted into Hall of Fame

Donna Schmitz inducted into Hall of Fame

Gregory High School coach Donna Schmitz was inducted into the South Dakota High School Coaches Association read more

The day began with rumbles of thunder

The day began with rumbles of thunder

The day began with rumbles of thunder, a few lightning strikes and some rain. But it cleared up nicely read more

Crazy Day Held in Ainsworth on July 25th

Crazy Day Held in Ainsworth on July 25th

Some employers and employees got into their “Crazy Costumes” on Crazy Day to greet their customers. read more

Youth Work on Scrapbooking Pages

Youth Work on Scrapbooking Pages

Brown County youth are working on their scrapbooking pages during a 4-H Scrapbooking workshop. The youth read more

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Andrew Klatt Attends National FCCLA Convention

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) brought more than 7,500 of its student leaders, members and advisers to the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas to participate in the 70th annual National Leadership Conference.

Community Wide Emergency Exercise to be Conducted on August 11th

The Brown County Hospital, assisted by the Ainsworth Volunteer Fire Department, Brown County Emergency Medical Services, Brown County Sheriff’s Office, Nebraska Highway Patrol and KBR Rural Public Power will participate in a Community Wide Emergency Exercise taking place on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.

Yard of the Week

This weeks honoree for Yard of the Week is John Hippler at 906 Queen St. His yard is filled with flowers, vegetables, and trees and  more trees. His fencing is wonderful and designed to keep predators out!!! It’s a treasure of such a great variety of plants you could just keep looking for more and more things.

Results of Minnechaduza Turtle Races

It was another successful jaunt down the Minnechaduza Creek at the Valentine City Park for the annual Turtle Races. Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dean Jacobs said they sold approximately 500 turtles this year and had five heats. The first place winner in each heat won $50.

Treasurer Sara Grim resigns

The regular meeting of the Gregory County Board of Commissioners was held Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Commissioners Gordon Miner, Lance Matucha, Darrell Bentz and Dennis Vedral were present. Robert Sperl, Sr. was absent.

Grandview Addition is official name

The Gregory City Council met on Monday, July 21, 2014. Mayor Maurie Schlaht chaired the meeting. The council members present were Tim Mills, Seymour Studenberg, Blane Bartling, Shana Flakus and Stacey Boes. Chad Peck was absent. Finance officer Al Cerny, librarian Diane Althoff, public works superintendent Mark Fortuna and planning commission chairman Scott Anshutz also attended the meeting.

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