Weekday Mornings: 8:50 a.m. on KBRB AM
1400 and FM 92.7
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.
* Nurses Help Wanted: Come make a difference in the elder community and be a part of a growing facility! The Sandhills Care Center Nursing Home in Ainsworth is looking for part time and full time RNs, LPNs and CNAs. Negotiable starting wage, pay differentials and a benefits package is available. For a full job description and qualifications or to submit your resume, please contact Stephanie Rucker by calling 387-1294 OR email
email@example.com. You can fill out an application on line by going to www.sandhillscarecenter.com. Come make a difference in the elder community and be a part of a growing facility!
* Volunteers Help Wanted: The Sandhills Care Center is always on the lookout for volunteers! You get to set your own hours and times, they just like to know a little in advance so they can plan accordingly. You can help with
activities, plan your own activity, play music, sit outside, or just go to rooms and visit. Anything volunteers are willing to do – the Sandhills Care Center staff is happy to accommodate. If you have an ideas or any questions please call Macey at the Sandhills Care Center, phone 387-1294 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Housekeeping/Laundry Help Wanted: The Sandhills Care Center in Ainsworth is seeking to fill positions in housekeeping and laundry. Full time and part time positions are available. For a full job description please contact Stephanie Rucker by calling 387-1294 OR email email@example.com. You can fill out an application on line by going to www.sandhillscarecenter.com. Come make a difference in the elder community and be a part of a growing facility!
* For Sale: 14 tame ducks. They are similar to the size
of mallards. This year's hatch. Call 760-0443.
* For Sale: 4 yearling open heifers. 2 black, 2
black-cross. Call 402-382-8601. Please leave a
message if no answer.
* 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.
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.
* Looking for: a 10 gallon fish
tank. Call 402-387-2181
* Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Services: Freshen
Up for Fall - At Kent's Auto Detailing in Valentine,
their awesome service extends into your home, your
office, even your campers. They take clean to the
next level offering carpet and upholstery cleaning right
here in Ainsworth, Bassett, Springview and the entire
surrounding area as well as Auto Detailing in Valentine
at 837 West B Street. To schedule an appointment
call 322-1422. Kent's Auto Detailing - Where they
care enough to do their best!
* Saturday, November 17
- The Rick and Carol Koinzan Retirement Auction will
be held. Sale location 7 miles north of
Bartlett to Hwy. 281/70 junction, then 7&1/2 miles
east on Hwy. 70, 1 mile south and 1/2 mile west -
signs will be posted. Sale time is at 9:30
a.m. Don't miss this great opportunity to own
some of the cleanest farm machinery offered at
public auction this year. To see the sale bill
and pictures go on line to
www.mmauctionsllc.com. Online bidding will
be available at
* Brown County Hospital
Auxiliary Thrift Shop will be having their Sack Sale
this Saturday-Just a buck a bag! This Saturday,
November 17 and also the following Saturday,
November 24th. A Buck a Bag Saturdays at the
Thrift Shop in Ainsworth.
* TK Angus 32nd
Annual Fall Bull and Female Sale-Monday, December
3rd at the Ranch, Valentine. Lunch at Noon,
Sale time 1pm. Selling 20 spring 2 year old
and 200 fall yearling bulls plus 70 spring bred
females. To see the catalog go to
or call Tim 308-360-1601 or Rick 308-360-0001.
* Make tracks to the
Thanksgiving Feast this Thursday at the Ainsworth
Sr. Center. Traditional Thanksgiving Fare so you’re
sure to feel right at home. Turkey and dressing
along with the trimmings. Please RSVP by Tuesday by
calling 387-0777 if you plan on attending.
Thanksgiving dinner will be served at noon this
Thursday at the Ainsworth Senior Center. Everyone is
* Just a reminder: The Pasture, Rangeland and Forage
Insurance deadline is quickly approaching for the
2019 year. (November 15, 2018) Call Kari Heiss at
Silveus Insurance Group/J.E. Meuret Grain for more
* Come and take in the
Christmas Magic this Saturday from 9am-5:30pm and on
Sunday from 1-4pm at The Whistle Stop's Christmas
Open House. Get a start on your Christmas
decorating and gift giving too. Take 20% off
ALL Christmas items and 10% off storewide.
Make sure to register for door prizes and sample all
the delicious gourmet treats! Don't miss the
Christmas Open House this Saturday and Sunday at The
Whistle Stop, downtown Bassett.
* It's beginning to
look a lot like....the BIG Holidays are here!
Get all the beautiful furniture and festive
decorations for your home or office at the Jolly
Holly Holiday Open House this Saturday from 10am-5pm
and Sunday from 1pm-5pm at Sandhills Sage in
Johnstown. Unique, creative pieces that will
complete any look plus help with your gifting for
family and friends. make sure to come back for
new pieces and surprises on Black Friday open
10am-5pm and on Small Business Saturday, (November
24th) they are having a storewide sale BLOWOUT from
10am-5pm. Watch their facebook page for
pictures and more. Come get ready for the
season at the Jolly Holly Holiday Open House at
Sandhills Sage in Johnstown-will be their last open
days of the year. Wishing you the best
Thanksgiving and Merriest of Christmas's!
* Wander in to the
enchanted forest book fair, a whimsical place full
of irresistible books that kids can’t wait to read
so their imaginations can grow! The Enchanted Forest
Scholastic Book Fair will be held Monday, November
12 through Thursday, November 15 at the McAndrew
Elementary Library, just enter through the east
doors off the playground. The enchanted forest is
overflowing with fun, engaging and affordable books
for all ages…preschool through adult. It’s sure to
be a great opportunity to get some Christmas
Shopping done too. All purchases benefit the
Ainsworth Community School. If you are unable to
make it in – the online book fair is available Now
through November 20th by going to
www.scholastic.com/bf/ainsworth. Book Fair
is open to the public at 3:30 daily November 12
through 15 and will close at 6 p.m. on Monday and
Wednesday and at 8p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday.
delicious way to
celebrate the season! The Rock County FFA
annual fruit sale frundraiser is ON. Not only are
they selling fruit and fruit varieties, they will
have you on full alert as they bring the colors,
aromas and fresh tastes of the season straight from
the Hershberger Bakery to this area by offering a
wide variety of homemade Amish Candy, Jams and
Jellies. Gifts like this are one size fits
all, so place your orders today through any Rock
County FFA member or by callling Ann Dvorak at the
Rock County High School, phone 684-3411.
Fruits will be delivered December 11 through 15.
The Rock County FFA thanks you for your continued
* Christmas Gift Giving
made EASY!! Plus you're helping support the
Ainsworth FFA Chapter. They are now selling
bread braids (like the filled ones!! There are
so many to choose from), fruit and fruit varieties,
gourmet candy, cookie dough, cheese trays, popcorn
and nuts. If you haven't place your orders
yet-make sure to do so through any Ainsworth FFA
member or call Roger Lechtenberg at the Ainsworth
Community School. Fruit orders will be taken
until November 19th. All other items until
November 26th. Delivery is scheduled for
* Stay active and be
part of the team! Ainsworth Youth Sports is getting
ready for tip off. It’s time to get registered for
1st through 6th Grade Boys and Girls Basketball.
Cost is just $20.00, that includes Tshirt.
Ainsworth Youth Basketball focuses on skill
development, fundamentals and helping young ball
players better understand the game. The enthusiasm
around Ainsworth Youth Sports is contagious! So come
have fun and get to be a better basketball player!
To register call or text Katie Painter, Program
Director at 760-0084, or email
firstname.lastname@example.org . Registration Deadline
is November 26.
* 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
LOST & FOUND:
TO GIVE AWAY:
Ryan and Bobbie Robinson of Wood Lake are the parents of a baby
girl, Roslynn Marie Robinson, born Wednesday, Nov. 7. Roslynn
weighed in at 6 pounds, 15 ounces and measured 19 inches in
length. Grandparents are Mark and Dedra Stoner of Wood Lake, and
Todd and DeAnn Nilson of Ainsworth.
and Ruth O'Hare will be celebrating their 72nd Wedding
Anniversary on November 17th so let's SHOWER them with cards!
Cards will reach Kenneth and Ruth O'Hare by sending to 143 North
Fullerton Street, Ainsworth, NE 69210.
* 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
you already have some basic knowledge of the wheel and looking
to improve your throwing skills? This class is for you! Practice
and refine simple forms and explore more complex shapes. Basic
techniques to throw cylinders, cups, bowls, and more are
demonstrated. Various methods of surface decoration and glazing
are also explored or expanded upon depending on your skill
level. Tues. and Thurs., 6-8 pm at Ainsworth High School Art
Room. Instr. Adcock $105
This course is an introduction to Medicare. This course will
define the impact of the Medicare program from its inception to
present day. At the conclusion, you will have a firm
understanding of the rights, benefits and options of this
healthcare option. You will be able to make an educated decision
on the various supplemental health plans available. Tues., 11:30
am-1 pm at ESU #17 Technology Center. Inst. Bales $15