Cloverkid Camp was held at the East City Park on Wednesday, July 16th. The camp had a nature theme and allowed children to explore the four elements of nature: earth, wind, fire and water. The children enjoyed performing a gummy worm dissection, planting a salad in a glove, making pin wheels, creating their own lava lamp and playing with homemade snow.
Long Pine City Council called a Special Meeting on July 17, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. to discuss disposition of Palace bleachers, housing updates, approving a line of credit for housing payments, revision on Seven Springs building purchase contract, loan for City shop, millings for 5th Street, City pickup use, waste water study payment, and bank signature cards.
Valentine Midland News
by Laura Vroman
Jean Vackiner was at her home south of Cody, on Boiling Springs Road, playing the piano. Loosing herself in the music she looked and noticed that it had gotten dark - so dark in fact, that the yard light was on. Jean said to herself, “How long have I been playing the piano?”
Rape\Domestic Abuse Program or RDAP, is adding Cherry County to their area of coverage. The program works with victims of domestic violence and\or sexual assault. RDAP currently serves five counties: Lincoln, Logan, McPherson, Hooker and Thomas, with their main office located in North Platte. Effective immediately, the program will now reach to the northern border of Nebraska and include Cherry County.
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.
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.