The term “Dog Days” traditionally refers to a period of particularly hot and humid weather occurring during the summer months of July and August in the Northern Hemisphere. In ancient Greece and Rome, the Dog Days were believed to be a time of bad luck and unrest. This was certainly the case last summer as a devastating summer storm ripped through Gregory County on August 6.
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) reminds farmers and ranchers the deadline to apply for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP) is September 11, 2020. This program provides direct relief to producers who faced price declines and additional marketing costs due to COVID-19.
Labor Day Weekend means it’s time for the 85th Annual Brown County Fair and Rodeo. From Friday, September 4th - Monday, September 7th, the fairgrounds in Johnstown will be bustling with activities for every age and interest.
Ainsworth Area Chamber of Commerce hosted a Back to School BBQ Bash on Saturday, August 29th in the East City Park.