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Women's Archery Class Offered

 

THE NIOBRARA COUNCIL WILL BE HOSTING A WOMEN'S ARCHERY CLINIC ON AUGUST 12TH. TWO SESSIONS HELD, FIRST FROM 2-4PM FOR 10-15 YEAR OLDS, AND THEN FROM 6-8PM FOR WOMEN AGE 16 AND UP. THE ARCHERY CLINICS WILL BE HELD AT THE ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH OUTDOOR CLASSROOM AT 224 NORTH GOVERNMENT STREET. REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. CONTACT WENDY AT THE NIOBRARA COUNCIL FOR MORE INFORMATION. 402-376-2793. THE CLINIC IS FREE OF CHARGE, AND ALL EQUIPMENT IS PROVIDED. PLEASE WEAR STURDY SHOES TO THE CLINIC.

 

Cyberbullying Presentation August 28th

Karen Haase, a lawyer based in Lincoln, will be presenting on cyberbullying, sexting, and internet safety among other topics on August 28th in Valentine.

Karen Haase practices exclusively in the area of education law. She will use humor, statistics, summaries of real-life cases, and discuss criminal consequences attached to the inappropriate use of social media
> Presentations will be held in Valentine on the 28th at 8:30am for grades 6 through 8 at the middle school and 10am at the high school. Contact the Valentine Community Schools for more information about this presentation.

 

Congressional Caseworker to Visit Valentine

Constituents of Third District Congressman Adrian Smith who need assistance dealing with a federal agency are invited to attend a “Caseworker in Your Community” event in Valentine on Wednesday, August 20, 2014.

“Caseworker in Your Community” is an opportunity for constituents to meet directly with one of Smith’s congressional caseworkers.  Caseworkers may be able to assist constituents who are having problems dealing with a federal agency such as the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Social Security, Medicare, passports and visas through the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, or the Internal Revenue Service.

“Caseworker in Your Community” will be held on Wednesday, August 20, at the following time and location:

·      10:00 – 11:30 a.m. (CT); Valentine Public Library, 324 North Main Street, Valentine, Nebraska.

For additional information or to schedule a private appointment, contact Congressman Smith’s Grand Island office at (308) 384-3900.

   

Cherry Todd Electric and KBR Schedule Another Outage for August 07, 2014

CHERRY TODD ELECTRIC WILL HAVE A POWER OUTAGE FOR ALL CUSTOMERS EAST OF THE KEWANEE SCHOOL THURSDAY AUGUST 7 FROM 9:30 AM UNTIL APPROXIMATELY 5 PM. (THEY ARE CUTTING 7 MILES OF NEW LINE), SO THIS WILL BE A MOST OF THE DAY OUTAGE.

KBR PUBLIC POWER WILL BE HAVING A POWER OUTAGE THURSDAY, AUGUST 7TH BEGINNING AT 10 AM CT UNTIL ABOUT NOON.  THEY ARE REPAIRING SUMMER STORM DAMAGE, AND THIS OUTAGE WILL AFFECT ALL KBR POWER CUSTOMERS FED BY KBR FROM THE CITY OF VALENTINE TO THE VILLAGE OF CODY.

 

Miss Rodeo Cherry County Contestants

Bailey Dexter, Miss Rodeo Cherry County 2013, will be passing on her Queen's crown and responsibilities following the local competition which will be held in conjunction with Cherry Counties Fair and Rodeo.

The two contestants for this year's Miss Rodeo Cherry County are Rylee Buer and Eva Oliver.

Rylee Buer is the 18 year old daughter of James & Lisa Buer of Valentine.   Rylee is self employed as a photographer and creates custom beadwork. Rylee will be returning to the competition as Miss Rodeo Cherry County 2013 runner-up.

Eva Oliver is the 16 year old daughter of Chuck & Stacie Oliver of Merriman, NE.  She is a junior in high school and is employed by Shadbolt Cattle Company. Eva has held the Sheridan County Fair & Rodeo Junior Princess and Princess titles, the Old West Trail Rodeo Princess, and was Miss Teen Rodeo Nebraska runner-up

The public is invited to watch the competition, which begins the evening of August 6th with horsemanship.  Events open through the day on Thursday are the speech and modeling events as well as the coronation of the 2014 Queen following the fair parade.

   

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