Ainsworth Star Journal
“StormDancer”: Filming in Ainsworth Area Moving Closer to Reality for 2015

“StormDancer”: Filming in Ainsworth Area Moving Closer to Reality for 2015

Last week, August 11th - 13th, John Lage, who has proposed filming his movie StormDancer in the Ainsworth read more

Jim Sybrant Wins Dennis Roggasch Memorial Traveling Trophy

Jim Sybrant Wins Dennis Roggasch Memorial Traveling Trophy

On Sunday August 10th , the Dennis Roggasch Memorial Horseshoe Tournament was held. 15 pitchers were read more

A reflection of a cool summer!

A reflection of a cool summer!

The summer of 2014 will go down in the record books as pretty cool. While it was a little on the humid read more

Three teachers join the Gregory School District

Three teachers join the Gregory School District

School starts August 20 Wednesday, August 20 is the first day of classes for students in the Gregory read more

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Ainsworth Citywide Garage Sales

August 22nd-24th is the weekend to be in Ainsworth for this year's Citywide Garage Sales. Be sure to check out the following locations while you're in town:

GARAGE SALE: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, August 22nd, 23rd, and 24th, open 8:00 a.m. Falk residence, one mile east on Highway 20 next to John Deere. Lawn mower, snow blower, tools, gas grill, used bricks, large planks, miscellaneous household, fishing.    (34p)

GARAGE SALE: Friday, August 22nd 5:00-6:30 p.m.; Saturday, August 23rd, 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 758 W. 2nd Place, Ainsworth. Numerous items added this week! GE Center Island stove with four burners and grill, tables, dishwasher, chair, dishes, clothing for high school and college age girls, pictures, etc.     (33-34p)

KEYS CANNING and Crafts at The Book Peddler: Saturday 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 40+ varieties of jams and jellies including Sandcherry, Chokecherry, Jalapeno and Mountain Dew. Denim hotpads, ruffled scarves, baby blankets.    (34p)

GILLILAND-LENTZ GARAGE Sale: Saturday, August 23, 8:00 a.m.-?, 342 N. Cedar St. Junior girls clothing, shoes, purses, XL men’s dress shirts, books, Christmas decorations, lots of household, canning jars, old record collection and lots of miscellaneous    (34p)

MOVING SALE: August 22nd, 3:00-7:00 p.m., August 23rd, 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Hide-a-bed sofa, computer desk, lamps and other furniture, football cleats, women’s L and XL clothing, bedding, kitchen items and more. 354 N. Maple St., Ainsworth.            (34p)

GARAGE SALE: August 22nd and 23rd. Friday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 603 N. Main Street. Kloppel residence. Miscellaneous kitchen items, lots of Christmas decor, couch, chairs, lamps and other furniture, miscellaneous household items.     (34p)

MOVING SALE at 329 East 2nd Street in Ainsworth, inside. All must go. August 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.    (34)

ANDERSON FAMILY/Four Household/ Two Location Rummage Sale!!! Saturday from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Selling will be a 1977 Dodge Brougham Motor Home and a 2004 Oldsmobile Alero GL. Miscellaneous cabinets, desks and stands will be located at DC Tech on Main Street in Ainsworth. All other personal items, some kitchen items, knick-knacks, plus-sized clothes and other small household items will be found at the Legion Building on Woodward Street.     (34)

SATURDAY 23RD - 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Yard Sale, 439 E. 2nd. Fishing gear, cowboy boots, western books, spiritual books, toys, JD combine, JD tractor, much more.     (34p)

GARAGE SALE: 146 N. Elm. Household Dispersal August 20-23rd and 27th-30th, 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. each day. New items added daily. Furniture tag sale later.     (34p)

Meet the AHS Class of 2027

Meet the AHS Class of 2027

Farmers Market kicks-off at Valentine Community Garden

The Valentine Community Garden hosted an education fair to kick off the 2014 Farmers Market season, Thursday, August 14, 2014. In addition to being able to purchase produce from the garden and other local vendors, participants learned more about sustainable gardening practices, creating and marketing produce, along with nutrition.

Circle C Market receives $60,000 grant from Catholic Campaign for Human Development

by Colleen Gallion

West Nebraska Register With the help of the Catholic Campaign for Human Development, the Circle C Market near the South Dakota border in northwestern Nebraska will continue to serve the mall community of Cody.

Danish exchange student Lukas Kirkely staying with McCance family

Lukas Kirkely, age 15, is a foreign exchange student living with the Steve and Karli McCance family this school year. He is from Vonsild, a suburb of Kolding.Kolding is the sixth largest city in Denmark. Lukas is the younger of two brothers. His older brother has just joined a university and will move from home this month. His parents own their own restaurant where his dad is chef and his mom is the waiter, so Lukas knows a lot about cooking.

No approval of sewer line change order

The Gregory City Council met on Monday, August 18, 2014. Mayor Maurie Schlaht chaired the meeting. The council members present were Seymour Studenberg, Blane Bartling, Chad Peck, Stacey Boes, Shana Flakus and Tim Mills. Police chief Steve McDowell, finance officer Al Cerny, public works superintendent Mark Fortuna and library director Diane Althoff also attended the meeting. Engineer Vern Arens, Chamber of Commerce director Holly Glover and residents Wade Juracek and Darold Frasch were present, too.

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