Ainsworth Star-Journal

June Elaine Dannatt, a native of Ainsworth, NE, died February 3, 2017, in Omaha, NE, following a lengthy illness. June was born June 4, 1935, at the Ainsworth Hospital to Evert B.

Ralph Eugene Dickinson, the son of Dorothy (Frazer) and Rolland E. Dickinson, was born December 6, 1945 at Sterling, CO.

Scott Edwin Sprague, 66, of Lincoln, NE passed away on July 5, 2018. Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11th with the family present from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Valentine Midland News

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

Results of the annual Demolition Derby hosted by the Cherry County Ag Society are as follows:

Stock Class - first place, Tanner Elder; second place,Willie Kackmeister.

The Citizens Institute on Rural Design™ (CIRD), an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts managed by Project for Public Spaces, announced that Valentine was selected to host a rural desi

Gregory Times-Advocate

Mat Braun, a 2011 graduate of Gregory High School, is returning to Gregory to serve as the water and wastewater superintendent.

Hee Haw volunteers performed for a nice crowd of people on July 3 at the Park Performance Center in the Gregory City Park.


On June 22, 2018 the 153rd Vertical Construction Battalion of Winner and Wagner and Parkston conducted a ceremony for the retirement of Jed Gassen after 20 years in the SD National Guard.


Just how much fun can you squeeze into 24 hours?

Both teams were strong on the hill on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, but Gregory was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over Valentine Seniors.

The 5th grade boys basketball team traveled to Minneapolis on June 30th to participate in the Great Five State Championships. Gregory faced the Minnesota state champs right off the start.

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