By Janelle Keller
The Women’s Ranch Rodeo Association recently held their 10th annual World Finals in Loveland, CO. Three of the competitors have local ties to Brown County. Lezley (Schmitz) Koubek of Thedford competed in the Women’s Ranch Rodeo Association for the first time this year. “Raelyn just called me up to see if I wanted to do it,” said Koubek.
Ainsworth Area Chamber of Commerce is bringing back the Bed Races. This year it will be held on Friday, October 31st, Halloween night. This is a fun event and there is no charge to participate. How does it work? Each team, consisting of five members will take a turn. One teammate will be riding on the bed, the other four will be pushing the bed. The team will push the bed down the street to a designated place where all five will take part in some type of activity.
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The local Boy Scout Troop 288 has been at it again! Under the direction of Scout Caleb Long, the troop renovated the City Dog Pound. The transformation began September 20, 2014, and was finally completed the first week of October.
by Laura Vroman
Last year Minion’s were on Valentine’s Main Street enjoying the treats, even sharing with each other for Halloween. Who will be gracing our streets this year? Zombies? Princesses? It’s anyone’s guess and creativity as to who will participate in the annual Chamber of Commerce’s Kiddie Parade which will be held Friday, October 31, 2014.
The regular meeting of the Gregory County Board of Commissioners was held Tuesday, October 21, 2014. Commissioners Gordon Miner, Lance Matucha, Darrell Bentz and Dennis Vedral were present. Robert Sperl, Sr. was absent.
The Gregory Times-Advocate asked county candidates to provide individual background information about themselves and to talk about the office they are seeking and what they hope to accomplish should they be elected.