Ainsworth Star-Journal

Terry Elizabeth Ketner Emry passed away in her home in Manchaca, TX at the age of 69 years, 6 months and 28 days on July 2, 2018.

Memorial services for Veleria Jean (Jones) Hayes age 68 of Miamisburg, OH will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Ainsworth.

Richard Torpin Lackaff was born June 21, 1925, to Floyd and Mildred (Torpin) Lackaff in his maternal grandparents’ home in Oakdale, NE, and died July 9, 2018, at Rock County Hospital in Bassett, NE

Valentine Midland News

The Valentine City Council met for their regular meeting, Thursday, July 12, 2018, at the City Library Meeting Room. The meeting was called to order at 7:00 p.m.

No doubt it’s been a hot summer, rainy, and humid. We’ve been used to the heat - this is an arid part of the world, but not this year. No complaints as it keeps fires at bay!!!

The Miss Rodeo Cherry County is adding a Cherry County Rodeo Princess contest this year.

Gregory Times-Advocate

The regular meeting of the Gregory City Council was held at 6:00 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 at City Hall.

Take me out to the ballgame ... Gregory Jr. Teener fans won’t have to go too far for that this weekend as Gregory will play host to the VFW Jr. Teeners Tournament.

Recently, 88-year-old Lyle Christensen was attending a continuing education class in order to be re-certified as an electrician.


The Valentine Post #90 Senior Legion baseball team played their last six games of the regular season last week.

What can I say, Scott Anshutz/ Doug Steffen continue to lead the league. This week Scott ran into a buzz saw but Steffen stepped up and pulled them through.

The Rosebud Little League Majors Tournament was held June 25th through the 28th. Gregory Majors 2 entered the tournament as the second seed.

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Gregory Times-Advocate

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