Ainsworth Star-Journal

As the saying goes, once in your life you may need a doctor, a lawyer or a banker; but at least once a day, every day, you will need a farmer or rancher.

The Ainsworth Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed three area businesses with ribbon cutting ceremonies on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

Valentine Midland News

Keys shared how they care for their animals by providing shelter belts for protection during storms, branding and tagging for identification, aiding in calving as needed, and using vaccines, shots

It was with great surprise, and deep felt emotion that Dave Sandoz learned through an email that he had won the Spirit of Mari Sandoz award for 2017.

The Sandhills Area Foundation presented a check to the Valentine Public Library in the amount of $4,000 with proceeds from the Wilson-Taylor Fund.

Gregory Times-Advocate

Eleven Gregory AAU wrestlers qualified for the State AAU Wrestling Tournament that will be held in Rapid City on Saturday and Sunday, March 25 and 26.

On Tuesday, March 14, the Gregory High School Jazz Band traveled to Vermillion to participate in the USD Jazz Festival.

Under the direction of Ronda Graber, the Gregory Junior High will be performing Murder’s in the Heir by Billy St. John on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m.

Sports

First place - RJ Dean, Deklin Titus, Andon Olson, and Christopher Williams.

Second place - Trystan Beebout, Dominic Beebout, Trevor Burdick, Brenden Battershaw, and Clayton Elliott.

The Valentine Wrestling Club had a great showing this weekend at USA State. The team was able to place six future Badgers in one of the toughest tournaments in Nebraska.

Allison Ekroth was named to the third team SESD All-conference for the girls basketball season. Other aea players include:

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