Miss Nebraska Pre-Teen
Monday, 29 June 2015 09:16
This years national American Miss Nebraska Jr. Pre-teen Cover Girl Winner is Josie Toro, the daughter of Tammy and Eric Toro. Josie is the granddaughter of Sally Larsen of Valentine. Josie will be representing Nebraska at this years National Pageant in Anaheim California. Josie will be in Valentine this weekend to participate in the 4th of July activities, including the parade and demolition derby.
The Lions Club 4th of July parade will be at 11AM on Saturday. Entries should line up by The Bull Market at 10:30. Entries are due no later than 3pm on July third at KVSH.
The Cherry County Ag Society will sponsor the demo derby which starts at 6pm Saturday evening with the car auction. There will be 2,500 in first place prize money. After the derby, the Lions Club Richard Sokol Senior fireworks display will get under way after dark at the Fairgrounds.
Chamber Fun Nights
Thursday, 25 June 2015 09:39
The Valentine Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring Friday night Fun nights in downtown Valentine featuring local entertainment and showcasing the downtown businesses. Chamber businesses are encouraged to remain open until about 8pm each Friday evening through July. There will also be coupons available for visitors and local residents. Chamber Director Dean Jacobs stated that they want to provide a quality experience to people visiting our downtown business district.
In other news the Yard of the Week nominations are being taken and forms are available at the chamber officer. The annual Chamber golf tournament will be on July 29th at The Prairie Club. This will be a three person scramble tournament. For more information on any of these events, contact the chamber office at 402 376 2969.