Visitors to the KBRB web site may listen to live newscasts between 6 and 10 a.m., noon to 1 p.m. and all local sports.

 

 

 

KBRB CLASSIFIEDS

Weekday Mornings: 8:50 a.m. on KBRB AM 1400 and FM 92.7

Note: all phone numbers are Area Code 402 unless otherwise listed

Please note: We do charge for items on Classifieds. Personal items are one announcement for $5, three for $10 or five for $15. Business rates also apply for items listed during Classifieds. Items broadcast are then posted on this Web site at no extra charge.

HELP WANTED

* Help Wanted: Rock County is now accepting applications for an employee in the roads department. Applicants must possess a valid Class A CDL or be able to obtain one immediately upon employment. Hiring is subject to a
satisfactory pre-employment drug test. Application forms must be obtained from the office of the Rock County Clerk and be returned to the Clerk no later than 4 p.m. on August 31, 2018. The Rock County Clerk, 400 State
Street, PO Box 367, Bassett, NE 68714. If you have questions or for more information call 684-3933.
 

* Help Wanted: Come make a difference in the elder community and be a part of a growing facility! The Sandhills Care Center in Ainsworth has immediate openings for part time and full time CNAs. Competitive wage,
night/weekend differentials, 12 hour shifts. For more information call Chelsea Hladky at 387-1294 or fill out an application online by going to www.sandhillscarecenter.com.
 

* Help Wanted: Ainsworth Community School is accepting applications for a Full Time Custodian. This is a career opportunity for a self-motivated, organized person. Will work evenings and some weekend hours during the school year and daytime hours during the summer. Competitive salary and benefit package including health insurance and retirement benefits.  Part-time/on call custodial positions are also available. Applications can be completed online at www.ainsworthschools.org or picked up at the District Office on Third street. The positions are open until filled.
 

* Help Wanted: Make a difference in the lives of their patients. The Brown County Hospital is seeking a full-time cook who wants to ensure patients are being cared for with excellence, compassion and integrity. They pride
themselves on providing exceptional dining experiences. If you like to cook and enjoy helping others, apply now! Must be willing to work morning and evenings shifts, rotating weekends and holidays. Weekend pay differential and a comprehensive benefits  package is offered. If interested please contact Sonya Shurter or Lisa Fischer by calling
387-2800 or email lfischer@browncountyhospital.org or sshurter@browncountyhospital.org.

WORK WANTED:

*

FOR SALE:

 

* For Sale: a 2014 Dodge Challenger – V6, gets 30 – 35 mpg, Don bought it new and only put 13,000 miles on it. Very affordable for a classic, with LOADS of features, asking $17,500. Same party also has a 2011 Jeep Liberty
for sale. It’s a V6, gets 20 – 25 mpg, all leather interior with many options, has 180,000 miles on it. Could use a little TLC, asking $6,000. For more information or to make an appointment to view, call Don at
402-841-5430.

* Going out of business sale: Henry and Joan Rudnick are having a going out of business sale of their Ten Acre Woods products from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at their home, 88632 436th Avenue (8 miles north of the Hwy. 20 & 183 Junction, then turn right at the Red and White mail boxes, go mile north and take the 2nd right turn.)
 

* For Sale: a wood picnic table. Make an offer! (Probably needs painted)  call 684-2222 or 684-3889.

* For Sale: A Biobidet toilet seat, like new condition, complete in original box. A Bulldog fifth wheel horse trailer, Model 180 series, heavy duty springs, new oak floor and good tires and finally a DXC 5000 dual action cycle Exercise Bicycle from Sears and Roebuck. Price is negotiable on all items. For more information or to make an appointment to view call 322-0560.
 

For sale: a 2000 Ford Ranger – 4x4, 5 speed manual tranny, would be a good school or work pickup. Also for sale is a slide in pop up camper, very clean, no leaks – no mice! For more info call 322-1100 or in the evenings at 387-0154.

* Homecoming Dresses in NOW! Every day is a fashion show and the world is your runway. If you want a dress to impress, Needles and Pins is where you’ll find it. Homecoming dresses, wedding dresses, prom dresses, you
name it! Check out their latest photo shoot on Facebook for a glimpse of what’s inside! Like them. Share them! Needles and Pins, Main Street, Ainsworth.

FOR RENT:

* The Bassett Housing Authority provides affordable, safe housing to qualifying families and individuals.  They offer spacious family units as well as 1 bedroom apartments all furnished with stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer.  Utilities paid, snow removal, lawn care and maintenance included.  Income guidelines do apply.  To be put on the list as units become available or for more information call The Bassett Housing Authority at 684-3329.  Their party room is available to the public for rent, very reasonable at just $15.  So if you need a convenient venue to hold a meeting or a party call The Bassett Housing Authority to reserve the date for their party room.  Again that number is 684-3329.  Deb is in the office Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.  If no answer, please leave a message and she will get back to you.

* KBRB has office space available for rent. Our offices would provide a great setting for your business. For more information or to set up a time to view the available rental space, call 387-1400.

WANTED:

* Wanted: Volunteers are needed at 8 a.m. Tuesday morning to help prepare the Ainsworth horseshoe pits at the East City Park for the upcoming Nebraska State Horseshoe Tournament. All help would be appreciated as the
local club works to prepare the horseshoe pits for the state tournament.
 

SERVICES:

* Freshen up for back to school! Carpets and upholstery suffer greatly from daily wear and tear - enjoy cleaner and healthier carpets and upholstery with Kent’s Auto Detailing of Valentine, they make cleaning extra easy on you with state of the art equipment, competitive rates and years of experience under their belts. For professional carpet and upholstery cleaning in this area – just call on Kent’s Auto Detailing in Valentine for professional – grade service at an affordable price, phone 322-1422.

GARAGE SALES & AUCTIONS:

* A silent and live auction will be held this Friday evening at the Elks in Ainsworth during the Bulldog Boosters Bulldog Pride Banquet and Auction Fundraiser starting at 5:30 p.m. Proceeds will be going to locker room
upgrades and future projects at Ainsworth Community Schools

MISC:

* Just a reminder – no lunch this Friday at the Connection.
 

* Jones Trucking will be in Ainsworth at the Courthouse Park this Friday, August 17 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. with a truck load of those fresh, juicy, sweet Colorado Peaches and Pears. Make sure to swing on by and load up.
 

* Rodeo Entry forms for the 131st Annual Old Settlers Reunion in Sparks coming up August 25 must be turned in by August 17. Entry forms can be found online at youthrodeo-ne.com, and the Old Settlers Facebook page. If
you have questions call Amanda at 322-1615 or Melissa 376-6962.


* The Bulldog Boosters will be hosting a Bulldog Pride Banquet and Auction Fundraiser this Friday night at the Elks at 5:30 p.m. A steak dinner with all the fixins will be served and you’ll have the opportunity to bid on the amazing silent and live auctions items that are up for grabs. Get your tickets today for just $20 at the Ainsworth Star Journal or call or text April Finley, 382-8155 or Rachel Williams, 376-5043.  Proceeds from the event will go to locker room upgrades and future projects at Ainsworth Community Schools.

* The Inaugural Health and Holistic Healing Conference is this Friday and Saturday at the Ainsworth Community Center. “An Evening with the Angels” will be held Friday night from 6 until 8 p.m. $25 admission at the door or get you tickets in advance at Lovinity. Saturdays all day conference is free admission from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Over 20 dynamic vendors coming together to offer their products, services and classes to help you live better, build
confidence, relax and enjoy life. For more information or to pre-register stop in and visit with Brenda at Lovinity Health and Wellness, 333 North Main in Ainsworth or call 382-8020. Don’t miss this Inaugural Event
right here in Ainsworth.

 

* Saturday August 18 is the Sandhills Iron Horse Riders 2 person scramble with the Happy Gilmore theme. Just $80 team entry – that includes mulligan, supper and green fee.  9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. shotgun start at the Ainsworth Golf Course. Dress the part for the costume contest – BE ANY Adam Sandler character. There will be prizes for the best team costume and mystery prizes too! Everyone is welcome – all skill levels so grab your pard and get entered today by calling the clubhouse at 387-1658.  Rental carts are also available. If you need more information call Kade 382-8203, Amber 760-3877 or Penny 382-8152.
 

* The Preschool Experience you’re looking for! Limited openings now available for 3, 4 and 5 year olds at Friend-ship Christian Preschool in Ainsworth.  With 25 years experience in providing quality preschool education – Ms. Marsha’s developmental preschool with a focus on active learning and hands-on opportunities will not only help your child gain school readiness, but foster a love of learning. Call Marsha Fuchs at Friend-Ship Christian Preschool today, phone 382-1044.

* Women in Agriculture Day will be held on Tuesday, September 11 at the Civic Center in Burke. An empowering day that recognizes, celebrates and honors women in Ag that not only features dynamic keynote speakers and
breakout sessions, you’ll enjoy fellowship and food too. All women in ag are welcome and urged to attend. Registration is just $10. Must pre-register by September 7 by calling Farm Bureau Financial Services in
Burke at 605-775-8290 or email s.brychta-johnson@fbfs.com.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center at 104 Clark St. in Bassett is open Monday evenings from 4 until 7 p.m.; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.; Friday evenings from 4 until 7 p.m.; and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. until noon.  Make sure to keep watch on their Facebook page and stay tuned for new and exciting happenings.

* Looking for local talent volunteers: The Activities Department at the Sandhills Care Center is looking for entertainment for Friday afternoons. This could include but is not limited to one-man bands, groups that play instruments, singers, piano players, etc. Any volunteers that would be willing to provide entertainment to the residents. If you or someone you know may be interested, please call Macey at 387-1294. As always – if you have a special talent, are a member of an organization or would just like to spend some time volunteering please contact Macey in activities to get something set up!

LOST & FOUND: 

* Found: a brand new bag of Alfalfa seed. Unharmed (it didn’t break open) it was found Friday on the Meadville road north of Ainsworth. Call 760-0993 to identify and claim.

TO GIVE AWAY:

* To give away: 5 pieces of 4” rain gutter: 2 – 20’ long, 3 – 12’ long and 1 – 3” downspout. All the shorter ones have place for downspouts. They are along the garage in the alley at 504 Clark Street in Bassett. First come,
first serve – come and get them.
 

 To Give Away – Ainsworth Bulldogs Fall Sports Schedules are IN at Buckles Automotive Napa so stop in and pick yours up today!
 

NEW ARRIVAL: 

* Reilly and Abby Hoch of Lincoln are the parents of a baby girl, Jaeda Marlene Hoch, born Tuesday, Aug. 7. Jaeda weighed in at 7 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. Grandparents include Jim and Ann Hoch of Ainsworth, and Lester and Terri Dux of Lincoln. Great-grandmother is Darlene Fox of Sheldon, Iowa.

CARD SHOWER:

*


 

* Start your success today with Northeast Community College. Whatever your academic or career goals – they’re here to help. Learn about all the great classes Northeast Community College has to offer – Classes that fit your budget, your schedule and your future. Visit www.northeast.edu.

CREDIT CLASSES

AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES MARKETING. Introduction to the concepts of agricultural marketing including, but not limited to, the study of marketing alternatives (cash, contracts, futures, and options). Development of marketing plans and analysis of current industry trends will be utilized to enhance the concepts. Tues., 7-9:45 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Hermelbracht. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (AGRI2290/18F) CRN#12869

INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE. This course offers a critical analysis of culturally diverse works of poetry, drama, and fiction. Students employ various techniques for discussing, evaluating, and writing about literature. Mon. and Wed., 2:35-3:50 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Elznic. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (ENGL2100/18F) CRN#14675

INTRODUCTION TO COLLEGE WRITING. Introduces academic writing with an emphasis on integrated reading and writing skills. The course examines common grammar topics found in composition and encompasses the parts paragraph and essay composition, including using critical thinking skills, previewing and annotating texts, crafting main ideas with support, identifying and using text patterns, using organization, drafting, and summarizing skills, and writing with specific tone for different types of audiences. This course is designed for students who may not be ready for ENGL 1010. Mon. and Wed., 4-5:15 pm at Ainsworth High School. Instr. Ferris. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (ENGL0990/18F) CRN#15250

ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA. This course begins to develop algebra skills used to simplify expressions, solve equations and inequalities, solve systems of equations, graph equations, perform operations with polynomials, factor polynomials, and simplify rational and radical expressions. Prerequisites: ACT Math 17 or Accuplacer Arithmetic 75 or Accuplacer Elem Algebra 31 or Undergraduate level MATH0940 Minimum Grade of C. Wed., 6-8:45 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Manganaro. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (MATH1045/18F) CRN#14992

INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC. An introduction and overview of the history of Western art music, from the middle age to modern times. Includes the elements of music, historical style periods, and major composers. Tues. and Thurs., 2-3:15 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Schultz. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (MUSC1010/18F) CRN#14044

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT. A study of the functioning of the American political system through an analysis and application of its underlying theories. Mon. and Wed., 5:30-6:45 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Dohmen. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (POLS1000/18F) CRN#14317

ELEMENTARY SPANISH I. An introduction to the grammatical and conversational study of the Spanish language. Emphasis on the history and culture of the Spanish speaking world. Tues. and Thurs., 12:35-2:15 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Swenson. 4 cr. $464.00

August 20-December 14 (SPAN1200/18F) CRN#14677

Introduction to Psychology. An introduction to the science of psychology including the application of critical thinking to the study of learning theory, memory, personality, growth and development, biological and neurological aspects, abnormal behavior, therapies, intelligence, motivation, emotion, sensation, perception, and theoretical perspectives. Thurs., 7-9:50 pm at ESU #17. Instr. TBA. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (PSYCH1810/18F) CRN#14026

NON-CREDIT

CDL TRAINING-AINSWORTH/NORFOLK. Instruction will include everything you will need to know to pass the license exam, pre-trip inspection, and practical driving test. You will spend 16 hours in the classroom that will prepare you for the written test needed to obtain a learner's permit. You will then complete the 40-hour driving portion of the course in Norfolk, which will culminate with a driving test. The testing fee is included in the course cost. The classroom portion will be completed August 30-31 at ESU #17 in Ainsworth. The driving/testing portion will take place at the Norfolk campus September 24-28. Financial assistance is available through the Community College Gap Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, contact Amy Kaiser at (402) 844-7245. 8 am-5 pm at ESU #17/UTIL 104. Instr. Lewis & Cook. $730.00

August 30-September 28 (TRAN5125/18F) CRN#60140/60141

GENERAL SALES AND USE TAX SEMINAR. This course covers the basics of Nebraska sales and use tax. Sales tax affects everyone! If you are a business owner, or are considering starting your own business, this information is a must for you and your bookkeeper. The topics discussed will not only benefit professionals; the general public can learn how sales tax affects them every day. The presentation covers all areas of sales and use tax, including licensing requirements, exemptions, reporting, and taxable services. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. 4 hours of CPE credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Ainsworth, O'Neill, and West Point. Course materials can be found at: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/education/educate.html. Click on the Seminar Schedule, then click on the specific seminar you are attending. Thurs. September 13, 8:30 am-12:00 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Nebraska Department of Revenue. $15.00

AGRIBUSINESS SEMINAR. This class will cover, in detail, the sales tax exemption for commercial agricultural producers on the purchase and repair of equipment. Discussion will include qualifying agricultural operations, equipment and parts, and how to obtain a refund for tax paid on parts for depreciable agricultural equipment purchased prior to October 1, 2014. Exemptions for feed, seed, and chemicals will be explained. A portion of the session will be dedicated to contractors who build structures, such as grain bins used in agricultural operations. Instructors will teach you how to complete tax returns for a variety of scenarios, as well as related exemption and refund forms. This session will benefit farmers, implement dealers, equipment suppliers, and parts store owners, as well as those who operate machine shops and other types of repair facilities. It is also relevant to feed and seed suppliers. 3 hours of CPE credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Ainsworth, O'Neill, and West Point. Course materials can be found at: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/education/educate.html Click on the Seminar Schedule, then click on the specific seminar you are attending. Thurs. September 13, 1-4 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Nebraska Department of Revenue. $15.00

CPR – HEALTHCARE PROVIDER RENEWAL. The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Renewal course is designed to refresh the knowledge of a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies; provide CPR; use an AED; and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. PLEASE BRING CURRENT CERTIFICATION CARD THE NIGHT OF CLASS. You MUST pre-register. 6-10 pm at Ainsworth Fire Hall. Instr. M. Rudnick. $40.00

August 12 (HLTH5305/18F) CRN 60155

HEARTSAVER ADULT/CHILD/INFANT CPR/AED. The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults, children and infants. The general public is the target audience for this course. The application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616690175. You MUST pre-register. 2-8 pm at Ainsworth Fire Hall. Instr. M. Rudnick. $74.50

August 26 (HLTH5150/18F) CRN 60154

 

KBRB CLASSIFIEDS

Weekday Mornings: 8:50 a.m. on KBRB AM 1400 and FM 92.7

Note: all phone numbers are Area Code 402 unless otherwise listed

Please note: We do charge for items on Classifieds. Personal items are one announcement for $5, three for $10 or five for $15. Business rates also apply for items listed during Classifieds. Items broadcast are then posted on this Web site at no extra charge.

HELP WANTED

Help Wanted: Come make a difference in the elder community and be a part of a growing facility! The Sandhills Care Center in Ainsworth has immediate openings for part time and full time CNAs. Competitive wage,
night/weekend differentials, 12 hour shifts. For more information call Chelsea Hladky at 387-1294 or fill out an application online by going to www.sandhillscarecenter.com.
 

* Help Wanted: Ainsworth Community School is accepting applications for a Full Time Custodian. This is a career opportunity for a self-motivated, organized person. Will work evenings and some weekend hours during the school year and daytime hours during the summer. Competitive salary and benefit package including health insurance and retirement benefits.  Part-time/on call custodial positions are also available. Applications can be completed online at www.ainsworthschools.org or picked up at the District Office on Third street. The positions are open until filled.
 

* Help Wanted: Make a difference in the lives of their patients. The Brown County Hospital is seeking a full-time cook who wants to ensure patients are being cared for with excellence, compassion and integrity. They pride
themselves on providing exceptional dining experiences. If you like to cook and enjoy helping others, apply now! Must be willing to work morning and evenings shifts, rotating weekends and holidays. Weekend pay differential and a comprehensive benefits  package is offered. If interested please contact Sonya Shurter or Lisa Fischer by calling
387-2800 or email lfischer@browncountyhospital.org or sshurter@browncountyhospital.org.

WORK WANTED:

*

FOR SALE:

 

* For Sale: a 2014 Dodge Challenger – V6, gets 30 – 35 mpg, Don bought it new and only put 13,000 miles on it. Very affordable for a classic, with LOADS of features, asking $17,500. Same party also has a 2011 Jeep Liberty
for sale. It’s a V6, gets 20 – 25 mpg, all leather interior with many options, has 180,000 miles on it. Could use a little TLC, asking $6,000. For more information or to make an appointment to view, call Don at
402-841-5430.

* Going out of business sale: Henry and Joan Rudnick are having a going out of business sale of their Ten Acre Woods products from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at their home, 88632 436th Avenue (8 miles north of the Hwy. 20 & 183 Junction, then turn right at the Red and White mail boxes, go mile north and take the 2nd right turn.)
 

* For Sale: a wood picnic table. Make an offer! (Probably needs painted)  call 684-2222 or 684-3889.

* For Sale: A Biobidet toilet seat, like new condition, complete in original box. A Bulldog fifth wheel horse trailer, Model 180 series, heavy duty springs, new oak floor and good tires and finally a DXC 5000 dual action cycle Exercise Bicycle from Sears and Roebuck. Price is negotiable on all items. For more information or to make an appointment to view call 322-0560.
 

For sale: a 2000 Ford Ranger – 4x4, 5 speed manual tranny, would be a good school or work pickup. Also for sale is a slide in pop up camper, very clean, no leaks – no mice! For more info call 322-1100 or in the evenings at 387-0154.

* Homecoming Dresses in NOW! Every day is a fashion show and the world is your runway. If you want a dress to impress, Needles and Pins is where you’ll find it. Homecoming dresses, wedding dresses, prom dresses, you
name it! Check out their latest photo shoot on Facebook for a glimpse of what’s inside! Like them. Share them! Needles and Pins, Main Street, Ainsworth.

FOR RENT:

* The Bassett Housing Authority provides affordable, safe housing to qualifying families and individuals.  They offer spacious family units as well as 1 bedroom apartments all furnished with stove, refrigerator, washer and dryer.  Utilities paid, snow removal, lawn care and maintenance included.  Income guidelines do apply.  To be put on the list as units become available or for more information call The Bassett Housing Authority at 684-3329.  Their party room is available to the public for rent, very reasonable at just $15.  So if you need a convenient venue to hold a meeting or a party call The Bassett Housing Authority to reserve the date for their party room.  Again that number is 684-3329.  Deb is in the office Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays.  If no answer, please leave a message and she will get back to you.

* KBRB has office space available for rent. Our offices would provide a great setting for your business. For more information or to set up a time to view the available rental space, call 387-1400.

WANTED:

* Wanted: Volunteers are needed at 8 a.m. Tuesday morning to help prepare the Ainsworth horseshoe pits at the East City Park for the upcoming Nebraska State Horseshoe Tournament. All help would be appreciated as the
local club works to prepare the horseshoe pits for the state tournament.
 

SERVICES:

* Freshen up for back to school! Carpets and upholstery suffer greatly from daily wear and tear - enjoy cleaner and healthier carpets and upholstery with Kent’s Auto Detailing of Valentine, they make cleaning extra easy on you with state of the art equipment, competitive rates and years of experience under their belts. For professional carpet and upholstery cleaning in this area – just call on Kent’s Auto Detailing in Valentine for professional – grade service at an affordable price, phone 322-1422.

GARAGE SALES & AUCTIONS:

* A silent and live auction will be held this Friday evening at the Elks in Ainsworth during the Bulldog Boosters Bulldog Pride Banquet and Auction Fundraiser starting at 5:30 p.m. Proceeds will be going to locker room
upgrades and future projects at Ainsworth Community Schools

MISC:

 

* Jones Trucking will be in Ainsworth at the Courthouse Park this Friday, August 17 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. with a truck load of those fresh, juicy, sweet Colorado Peaches and Pears. Make sure to swing on by and load up.
 

* Rodeo Entry forms for the 131st Annual Old Settlers Reunion in Sparks coming up August 25 must be turned in by August 17. Entry forms can be found online at youthrodeo-ne.com, and the Old Settlers Facebook page. If
you have questions call Amanda at 322-1615 or Melissa 376-6962.


* The Bulldog Boosters will be hosting a Bulldog Pride Banquet and Auction Fundraiser this Friday night at the Elks at 5:30 p.m. A steak dinner with all the fixins will be served and you’ll have the opportunity to bid on the amazing silent and live auctions items that are up for grabs. Get your tickets today for just $20 at the Ainsworth Star Journal or call or text April Finley, 382-8155 or Rachel Williams, 376-5043.  Proceeds from the event will go to locker room upgrades and future projects at Ainsworth Community Schools.

* The Inaugural Health and Holistic Healing Conference is this Friday and Saturday at the Ainsworth Community Center. “An Evening with the Angels” will be held Friday night from 6 until 8 p.m. $25 admission at the door or get you tickets in advance at Lovinity. Saturdays all day conference is free admission from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. Over 20 dynamic vendors coming together to offer their products, services and classes to help you live better, build
confidence, relax and enjoy life. For more information or to pre-register stop in and visit with Brenda at Lovinity Health and Wellness, 333 North Main in Ainsworth or call 382-8020. Don’t miss this Inaugural Event
right here in Ainsworth.

 

* Saturday August 18 is the Sandhills Iron Horse Riders 2 person scramble with the Happy Gilmore theme. Just $80 team entry – that includes mulligan, supper and green fee.  9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. shotgun start at the Ainsworth Golf Course. Dress the part for the costume contest – BE ANY Adam Sandler character. There will be prizes for the best team costume and mystery prizes too! Everyone is welcome – all skill levels so grab your pard and get entered today by calling the clubhouse at 387-1658.  Rental carts are also available. If you need more information call Kade 382-8203, Amber 760-3877 or Penny 382-8152.
 

* The Preschool Experience you’re looking for! Limited openings now available for 3, 4 and 5 year olds at Friend-ship Christian Preschool in Ainsworth.  With 25 years experience in providing quality preschool education – Ms. Marsha’s developmental preschool with a focus on active learning and hands-on opportunities will not only help your child gain school readiness, but foster a love of learning. Call Marsha Fuchs at Friend-Ship Christian Preschool today, phone 382-1044.

* Women in Agriculture Day will be held on Tuesday, September 11 at the Civic Center in Burke. An empowering day that recognizes, celebrates and honors women in Ag that not only features dynamic keynote speakers and
breakout sessions, you’ll enjoy fellowship and food too. All women in ag are welcome and urged to attend. Registration is just $10. Must pre-register by September 7 by calling Farm Bureau Financial Services in
Burke at 605-775-8290 or email s.brychta-johnson@fbfs.com.

* The Old Feed Store Art Center at 104 Clark St. in Bassett is open Monday evenings from 4 until 7 p.m.; Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.; Friday evenings from 4 until 7 p.m.; and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. until noon.  Make sure to keep watch on their Facebook page and stay tuned for new and exciting happenings.

* Looking for local talent volunteers: The Activities Department at the Sandhills Care Center is looking for entertainment for Friday afternoons. This could include but is not limited to one-man bands, groups that play instruments, singers, piano players, etc. Any volunteers that would be willing to provide entertainment to the residents. If you or someone you know may be interested, please call Macey at 387-1294. As always – if you have a special talent, are a member of an organization or would just like to spend some time volunteering please contact Macey in activities to get something set up!

LOST & FOUND: 

* Found: a brand new bag of Alfalfa seed. Unharmed (it didn’t break open) it was found Friday on the Meadville road north of Ainsworth. Call 760-0993 to identify and claim.

TO GIVE AWAY:

* To give away: 5 pieces of 4” rain gutter: 2 – 20’ long, 3 – 12’ long and 1 – 3” downspout. All the shorter ones have place for downspouts. They are along the garage in the alley at 504 Clark Street in Bassett. First come,
first serve – come and get them.
 

 To Give Away – Ainsworth Bulldogs Fall Sports Schedules are IN at Buckles Automotive Napa so stop in and pick yours up today!
 

NEW ARRIVAL: 

* Reilly and Abby Hoch of Lincoln are the parents of a baby girl, Jaeda Marlene Hoch, born Tuesday, Aug. 7. Jaeda weighed in at 7 pounds, 9 ounces and measured 19 inches in length. Grandparents include Jim and Ann Hoch of Ainsworth, and Lester and Terri Dux of Lincoln. Great-grandmother is Darlene Fox of Sheldon, Iowa.

CARD SHOWER:

*


 

* Start your success today with Northeast Community College. Whatever your academic or career goals – they’re here to help. Learn about all the great classes Northeast Community College has to offer – Classes that fit your budget, your schedule and your future. Visit www.northeast.edu.

CREDIT CLASSES

AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES MARKETING. Introduction to the concepts of agricultural marketing including, but not limited to, the study of marketing alternatives (cash, contracts, futures, and options). Development of marketing plans and analysis of current industry trends will be utilized to enhance the concepts. Tues., 7-9:45 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Hermelbracht. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (AGRI2290/18F) CRN#12869

INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE. This course offers a critical analysis of culturally diverse works of poetry, drama, and fiction. Students employ various techniques for discussing, evaluating, and writing about literature. Mon. and Wed., 2:35-3:50 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Elznic. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (ENGL2100/18F) CRN#14675

INTRODUCTION TO COLLEGE WRITING. Introduces academic writing with an emphasis on integrated reading and writing skills. The course examines common grammar topics found in composition and encompasses the parts paragraph and essay composition, including using critical thinking skills, previewing and annotating texts, crafting main ideas with support, identifying and using text patterns, using organization, drafting, and summarizing skills, and writing with specific tone for different types of audiences. This course is designed for students who may not be ready for ENGL 1010. Mon. and Wed., 4-5:15 pm at Ainsworth High School. Instr. Ferris. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (ENGL0990/18F) CRN#15250

ELEMENTARY ALGEBRA. This course begins to develop algebra skills used to simplify expressions, solve equations and inequalities, solve systems of equations, graph equations, perform operations with polynomials, factor polynomials, and simplify rational and radical expressions. Prerequisites: ACT Math 17 or Accuplacer Arithmetic 75 or Accuplacer Elem Algebra 31 or Undergraduate level MATH0940 Minimum Grade of C. Wed., 6-8:45 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Manganaro. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (MATH1045/18F) CRN#14992

INTRODUCTION TO MUSIC. An introduction and overview of the history of Western art music, from the middle age to modern times. Includes the elements of music, historical style periods, and major composers. Tues. and Thurs., 2-3:15 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Schultz. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (MUSC1010/18F) CRN#14044

AMERICAN GOVERNMENT. A study of the functioning of the American political system through an analysis and application of its underlying theories. Mon. and Wed., 5:30-6:45 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Dohmen. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (POLS1000/18F) CRN#14317

ELEMENTARY SPANISH I. An introduction to the grammatical and conversational study of the Spanish language. Emphasis on the history and culture of the Spanish speaking world. Tues. and Thurs., 12:35-2:15 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Swenson. 4 cr. $464.00

August 20-December 14 (SPAN1200/18F) CRN#14677

Introduction to Psychology. An introduction to the science of psychology including the application of critical thinking to the study of learning theory, memory, personality, growth and development, biological and neurological aspects, abnormal behavior, therapies, intelligence, motivation, emotion, sensation, perception, and theoretical perspectives. Thurs., 7-9:50 pm at ESU #17. Instr. TBA. 3 cr. $348.00

August 20-December 14 (PSYCH1810/18F) CRN#14026

NON-CREDIT

CDL TRAINING-AINSWORTH/NORFOLK. Instruction will include everything you will need to know to pass the license exam, pre-trip inspection, and practical driving test. You will spend 16 hours in the classroom that will prepare you for the written test needed to obtain a learner's permit. You will then complete the 40-hour driving portion of the course in Norfolk, which will culminate with a driving test. The testing fee is included in the course cost. The classroom portion will be completed August 30-31 at ESU #17 in Ainsworth. The driving/testing portion will take place at the Norfolk campus September 24-28. Financial assistance is available through the Community College Gap Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, contact Amy Kaiser at (402) 844-7245. 8 am-5 pm at ESU #17/UTIL 104. Instr. Lewis & Cook. $730.00

August 30-September 28 (TRAN5125/18F) CRN#60140/60141

GENERAL SALES AND USE TAX SEMINAR. This course covers the basics of Nebraska sales and use tax. Sales tax affects everyone! If you are a business owner, or are considering starting your own business, this information is a must for you and your bookkeeper. The topics discussed will not only benefit professionals; the general public can learn how sales tax affects them every day. The presentation covers all areas of sales and use tax, including licensing requirements, exemptions, reporting, and taxable services. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. 4 hours of CPE credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Ainsworth, O'Neill, and West Point. Course materials can be found at: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/education/educate.html. Click on the Seminar Schedule, then click on the specific seminar you are attending. Thurs. September 13, 8:30 am-12:00 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Nebraska Department of Revenue. $15.00

AGRIBUSINESS SEMINAR. This class will cover, in detail, the sales tax exemption for commercial agricultural producers on the purchase and repair of equipment. Discussion will include qualifying agricultural operations, equipment and parts, and how to obtain a refund for tax paid on parts for depreciable agricultural equipment purchased prior to October 1, 2014. Exemptions for feed, seed, and chemicals will be explained. A portion of the session will be dedicated to contractors who build structures, such as grain bins used in agricultural operations. Instructors will teach you how to complete tax returns for a variety of scenarios, as well as related exemption and refund forms. This session will benefit farmers, implement dealers, equipment suppliers, and parts store owners, as well as those who operate machine shops and other types of repair facilities. It is also relevant to feed and seed suppliers. 3 hours of CPE credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Ainsworth, O'Neill, and West Point. Course materials can be found at: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/education/educate.html Click on the Seminar Schedule, then click on the specific seminar you are attending. Thurs. September 13, 1-4 pm at ESU #17. Instr. Nebraska Department of Revenue. $15.00

CPR – HEALTHCARE PROVIDER RENEWAL. The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Renewal course is designed to refresh the knowledge of a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies; provide CPR; use an AED; and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. PLEASE BRING CURRENT CERTIFICATION CARD THE NIGHT OF CLASS. You MUST pre-register. 6-10 pm at Ainsworth Fire Hall. Instr. M. Rudnick. $40.00

August 12 (HLTH5305/18F) CRN 60155

HEARTSAVER ADULT/CHILD/INFANT CPR/AED. The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults, children and infants. The general public is the target audience for this course. The application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616690175. You MUST pre-register. 2-8 pm at Ainsworth Fire Hall. Instr. M. Rudnick. $74.50

August 26 (HLTH5150/18F) CRN 60154

 

 

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