Old Settlers August 29th
Tuesday, 28 July 2015 06:29
A meeting was held Monday night at the Sparks store to set plans for the 128th annual Old Settlers Reunion on August 29th at Sparks. This annual event celebrates the old fashioned type of family event with something for everyone to participate in, or just sit back and enjoy. The days events will include the standard Bowery program, horseshoe tournament, kids and adult small sports, amateur rodeo events, team sorting and horse races There will also be a money sand pile for the younger kids. Rodeo entry forms are available at the studios of KVSH Radio or contact Deb Collier at 402 425 3333. Rodeo entry deadline is August 21st.
The new permanent roof over the Bowery dance floor will be completed in time for the Old Settlers Reunion. Fund raising is continuing for that new structure. Anyone who would like to make a donation can contact Gerry Grooms or drop it off at the studios of KVSH. The Old Settlers group would like to thank the Sandhill's Area Foundation for a $2,500 grant to help with the new roof.
Search Warrant Served in Valentine
Friday, 24 July 2015 05:26
According to Valentine police chief Dana Miller, local law enforcement served a search warrant on the west side of Valentine Thursday night, which resulted in the arrest of one subject and could lead to more arrests. The police were assisted by the State Patrol, Sheriffs office and Nebraska Game and Parks officers. The investigation continues with more information to be released.