Wednesday, 18 July 2012 16:16
The deadline to nominate FSA members is August 1. The Valentine FSA Committee will be holding elections in 3 Local Administrative Areas this year - Grant, Thomas, and western Cherry Counties. The FSA Committee is made up of ranchers and farmers who are responsible for the general administration and oversight of Commodity Credit Corporation programs available through FSA at the county level. If you have questions, contact the Valentine office at 402-376-1712
An Event of Galactical Proportions
Monday, 16 July 2012 09:47
The 19th annual Nebraska Star Party is underway this week in the Valentine area. This years event is “An Event of Galactic Proportions” with most activities at the Snake Campground area of Merrit Reservior southwest of Valentine. Approximately 200 star gazers will converge on the area to take advantage of the dark night sky's in North Central Nebraska. The public is welcome to attend the astronomy swap meet and speaker programs on Wednesday at Valentine High School. The public star party will be held at 9pm on Friday evening at the observing field at the Snake Campground. Area residents are invited to participate and enjoy the fun and informational program as well as viewing stars through the big telescopes on the field. Go to Nebraskastarparty.org for more information.