Ainsworth Star-Journal

In Caren Fernau’s kindergarten grade class are: (Front Row - Left to Right): Kira Goochey, Miranda Lambrecht, Anna Townsend, Jaxon Haskell, Mia Crisman and Julia Arellano; (Back Row - Left to Right

In addition to a few new staff members and Elementary Principal Mike Wentz, five join the 2017-18 teaching staff, including three newcomers and two vets who have switched roles to become teachers.

Wendy and Tony Allen, whose home is located at 388 N. Walnut St., were named the most recent recipients of the Ainsworth Area Chamber of Commerce Yard of the Week.

Valentine Midland News

VALENTINE, NE - John White  began his new assignment as the Chief of Visitor and Resource Protection at Niobrara National search and rescue, emergency services, and law enforcement on the of Nation

Remember back in 2013 when Yvonne Hollenbeck found an old quilttop and held a quilting bee two months before Old Settlers?

The Nebraska Forest Service (NFS) is sponsoring a survey of forest landowners in the central Niobrara Valley (Brown, Cherry, Keya Paha, and Rock counties), and Scotts Bluff counties), and the Pine

Gregory Times-Advocate

The Gregory Area Healthcare System & Foundation is sponsoring a Beefsteak Banquet on Saturday, August 19 at 6:00 p.m. at the Gregory Memorial Auditorium.

Not since 1918 have residents of this country been given the opportunity to witness a total solar eclipse across the entire contiguous United States.

Eleven Gregory County 4-Hers will be competing in the 2017 South Dakota State 4-H Rodeo this coming weekend in Ft. Pierre.


Gregory will begin their season against a strong Kimball/White Lake team on Friday, August 18th. The game will be played in Kimball with a 7:00 P.M. kick off.

Yawn.....the team of David Kotrba/Charlie Johnson continue to lead the league. You might say they have become dominant. This week is position play and the playoffs will start on 8-23.

Firing a 4-under par round of 32 in the dark, Nick Martin and Landon Welke erased a two-shot deficit after the first nine holes Saturday to win the annual Glow ball Tournament at the Ainsworth Golf

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