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* Help Wanted: Come join the caring and compassionate Nursing Team at the Brown County Hospital and make a difference in the lives of many! Full time night shift RN/LPN/CNA positions are available. Successful candidates must be dedicated to continuous quality improvement and inspired to always put patients first. Shifts include nights and rotating weekends and holidays. If interested, please contact Brandy Bussinger, DON or Lisa Fischer, HR Director by calling 387-2800, complete an on-line application at or email: or The Brown County Hospital, quality in community healthcare.

* Help Wanted: Brown County Hospital is seeking the right individual to fill a full time position as a specialty clinic nurse and admissions clerk/receptionist. The candidate will be responsible for scheduling and providing care to patients in the specialty clinic, surgery and outpatient settings. Will also perform admission/receptionist duties for patients presenting for treatment. Position requires excellent communication skills and must be flexible to meet patient and specialty physician’s needs. Must possess a current LPN license and have good computer skills with knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel. Previous experience as a clinic nurse is preferred. A comprehensive benefit package is included. If interested please contact Jayce Linse or Lisa Fischer by calling 387-2800. You can complete an on-line application at or email or  The Brown County Hospital, quality in community healthcare.




* The Ainsworth Board of Education invites sealed bids for purchase of a 25’x60’ metal building with approximately 10’ wall height. Building must be removed immediately. Building can be seen on the east side of the school in Ainsworth. Sealed bids should be received by Tuesday, May 29 at 12 noon at the district office on 3rd Street. Call 387-2333 if you have any questions.

* The Long Pine Heritage House is selling Memorial Day Flowers. Small flowers for $1; Medium flowers for $2 and Large flowers for $3.  To place an order for Memorial Flowers Call Wardene at 273-4141 or Linda 760-0163 or Angie at 760-1813.


* 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 will have office space available for rent beginning July 1. For more information or to set up a time to view the available rental space, call 402-387-1400.






* Don’t Miss Terrific Taco Tuesday – National History Day Fundraiser! This Tuesday, May 22 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Connection on Main Street in Ainsworth.  Proceeds will help fund Savannah Holmes, Karli Kral, Nathan Bryant, Taylor Allen, Airyan Goochey and Katherine Kerrigan’s trip to the National Contest in College Park, Maryland! So come , show your support! Enjoy Terrific Taco Tuesday – have a great lunch by free will donation, check out their awesome National History Day projects that they will be taking with them to represent Ainsworth Community School at the National Contest in Maryland.

* National EMS Week is May 20 through the 26. On a good day, you’ll never see them. But on your worst day, they’ll be there, at their best.  They are the first responders. Our life line.  And during National EMS week, we get to shine a light on them for a change! Come to the free will donation pancake feed at the Ainsworth Firehall Wednesday, May 23.  They’ll be serving from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m.  Proceeds will go to upgrading ambulance equipment. They need us on Wednesday - because we might need them someday. The Brown County Ambulance Association thanks you for your support!

* If you’re ready to celebrate summer…Keller Studios is ready for you!  Janelle and her students are proud to present their 2018 dance recital this Friday evening, May 25 at 6 p.m. at the Rock County High School. The show will cover a variety of styles and ages – you’re sure to enjoy this talented group of dancers showing off what they’ve worked so hard on this year.  Donations for admission will be accepted at the door – so NO TICKET needed. The public is invited and urged to attend. Please come and show your support and enjoy a great evening of dance this Friday night, 6 p.m. at the Rock County High School Gym and kick off your Memorial Day weekend right!

*Cookers wanted: They’re heating up the carnival scene in 2018! It’s the Ainsworth Volunteer Fire Departments Barbecue Rib Cookoff aka “Ribfest” coming up Saturday, June 9.  The event is open to any and all backyard barbecue enthusiasts! Enter as a team or individually. Just a $20 entry fee, 100% payback PLUS this year for the 5th annual event, they’ve added $500! All Ribs provided by GJW, llc. Check in will be at 8 a.m., judging at 4:45 p.m .  For more information or to get entered call or text Brandon Evans at 760-3985. The more entries, the better the event. Ribs are provided free of charge by GJW, 100% payback, $500 added and tons of fun - so what are you waiting for? Get entered today!

* Aloha! Calling all girls who love dancing! Attend the Tahitian Basics dance workshop. The June 25-29 workshop is for girls age 5 – 8 and 9 – 12. The July 16 – 20 workshop is for girls age 13 – 18. All dancers in the Tahitian basics will get a pareo to keep. We’re not done!  Also July 16 – 20 is a Poi Ball Basics workshop for male and female age 12 and up, everyone will get a pair of poi balls to keep.  Workshops are $35. Must register by June 1.  To get registered or if you have any questions, call Anna Graesser at 402-910-2828.

* Reconnect with your classmates and share some of your AHS Memories. Get your tickets today for the Ainsworth Alumni Banquet – it will be here before we know it. The Banquet will be held Saturday night, June 30 at 6:30 p.m. in the Lila McAndrew Gymnasium, a delicious roast beef dinner prepared by the Ainsworth Lion’s Club will be served. Tickets are just $25 and are available at KBRB Radio Station OR by sending a self addressed stamped envelope with pmt. prior to June 22nd to the Ainsworth Alumni Association, PO Box 144.  Get connected with your fellow bulldogs – don’t miss this year’s Ainsworth Alumni Banquet.

* 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!


* Found: cowboy ropes, on hwy. south of Ainsworth last week. If they are yours call Randy at 387-1002.

* Lost dog: 13 miles south of Ainsworth. Male yorkie. Black and tan. No Collar. If found please call 387-0350.

* Lost: a black plastic Xmark riding lawn mower lid. (Lid for bagger). It was lost somewhere along Hwy. 20 west of Ainsworth late last Tuesday night. If anyone happened to find that please call Angie VonHeeder at KBRB Radio, 387-1400 or call or text 376-4534.


* To give away: 3 kittens and an adult cat. They are litterbox trainer.  Could be indoor or outdoor cats. Call 387-0350.

* To give away: HP high capacity XL printer cartridges. There are 3 – 564 XL Black; 1 red, 1 yellow and 1 blue. Use in many models of HP Desk Jet, HP Office Jet and HP Photosmart. Call 387-2793.





* A card shower has been requested for Jamie Spanel, who is home recovering after surgery to repair a broken neck. Cards can reach Jamie at at 6805 S. 135th Ave., Omaha, NE 68137.


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