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* For sale: hamburger. $2.85 per lb. Call 402-382-8770.
* Looking for: a copy of Monday, Feb. 20 Lincoln Journal Star. Call 402-760-0685.
* Help Wanted: Heli Ag is looking for a truck driver/loader for the 2017 Helicopter Spray Season. Must have CDL. For more information about this position with Heli Ag please contact Rob Keitzman by calling 402-760-0813.
* Help Wanted: Schumacher Brothers Fencing has opening on the fence crew in Ainsworth. Looking for hard working, dependable people for both part time and full time positions. Offering extremely competitive pay and a great work environment with top of the line equipment, modern techniques and experience which keeps the normal physical toll of fencing to a minimum. Call Joe at 402-760-1489 for more details.
* Help Wanted: The Sandhills Care Center in Ainsworth has positions available for LPNs, RNs and CNAs. For more information and to apply visit www.sandhillscarecenter.com or call 402-387-1294.
* Help Wanted: Swimming pool manager and assistant manager. The City of Ainsworth is now accepting applications for pool management for the 2017 season. Positions require a mature leader as duties include but are not limited to supervision of pool personnel; day to day management of pool, responsibility for state safety requirements, public relations and implementation of city policies for pool. Candidates must have life guard, first aide and CPR qualifications. The City is also accepting applications for life guard positions as well as part time seasonal help in the park, street and sanitation departments. Many of these positions make a perfect summer job for high school kids. Stop in at the City Office, 606 East 4th Street in Ainsworth to pick up your application. If you have questions call Lisa at 402-387-2494.
GARAGE SALES & AUCTIONS:
* Consignments Wanted! Tasler Auction Service is now taking consignments for the upcoming Holt County Consignment Sale slated for Saturday, February 25. Let Tasler Auction Service sell you machinery FOR YOU. Consignments will be taken right up until sale time but consign early to get in on the advertising, deadline is February 8. If you wish to consign any items, call Ron Holtgrew at 402-924-3431 or Tasler Auction Service at 402-925-5736.
* Wednesday, March 1 is the Hall Ranch 36th Annual Bull Sale at 1 at the Bassett Livestock Auction. 85 registered 2 year Angus bulls will sell. Pasture raised and ready to work for you. Complimentary meal will be served at noon. For more information go to hallranchangus.com and on facebook or call Les at 402-822-0155.
* Tuesday, March 14 will be the 14th annual Hay Country Angus Bull Sale at the Atkinson Livestock Market. Sale time is at 1 p.m. 35 top performing bulls, 27 long range fall bulls and 8 yearling bulls will sell. For more information call Jeff Meradith at 402-362-2471 or email email@example.com.
* Hunters, Collectors, Buyers, Sellers, Enthusiasts! Don’t miss the Atkinson Gun Show coming this Saturday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. and Sunday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Atkinson Community Center. Exhibitors set up Friday 5 until 10 p.m. - $20 per 8’ table. Tables must be 90% hunting and fishing related. All federal, state and local laws obeyed. Concessions will be available on the premises. Admission is just $3. Children under 12, free admission with an adult. If you need more information call Walter at 402-340-0949. The Atkinson Gun Show is sponsored by Safe Kids Shooting.
* Little Lambs Preschool will be holding an Open House and registration on Monday, Feburary 27 from 5:30 until 7 p.m. Come see the classroom, meet the teacher Mrs. Beel and sign your child up for the fall of 2017. If you sign up on Monday you can take advantage of early sign-up discounts! Little Lambs Preschool is located at the Zion Lutheran Church in Ainsworth. Make sure to check them out on Facebook – see what they’ve been up to this year! If you can’t make it on Monday call Mrs. Beel at 402-722-4449.
* Ainsworth Bargain Buyway Got Junk? Want to downsize? Ready to spring clean? Too many treasures? Join the Bargain Buyway Fun!!! Ainsworth Has a SPOT for you on the Bargain Buyway coming up April 28 – 30. Have a garage sale. Host a food event. Feature a business special. Share your wares. To reserve your spot in the bargain buyway guidebooks stop in at Needles and Pins to fill out a form or contact Cindy Buckles for more information, phone 402-760-0345. Please reserve your spot by March 1 so you can get in on the advertising.
* A Benefit dinner including silent and live auctions will be held Tuesday, March 7 for Miss Whittley Cumbow – daughter of Billy and Stephanie Cumbow. Whittley is a 4 year old from Valentine that was recently diagnosed with a stage 3 Wilms tumor, a form of cancer in the kidney. A $20 steak and potato dinner will be held at the Bull Market, 50% of the proceeds will go to help the family with expenses. All proceeds from the silent auction and live auction will go directly to the family. Silent auction will be held from 5 until 8 p.m. the live auction will begin at 6:30 p.m. If you would be interested in donating any items to the auction please call Jordan Fletcher at 308-430-5113 or Alicia Harms at 402-322-1244 or send a message on Facebook. Items may also be dropped off at Advanced Pet Care, Peppermill or the Niobrara Council. Event is co-sponsored by the Valentine Lions Club.
* 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. A larger washer/dryer is also available to occupants. Income guidelines do apply. To be put on the list as units become available or for more information call The Bassett Housing Authority at 402-684-3329. 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.
LOST & FOUND:
TO GIVE AWAY:
* 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.
American History II. A survey of American history from the end of the Civil War to the present. Emphasis is on the political, economic, cultural, social, and technological issues that arise in America’s development as a global power. Tues. and Thurs., 4-5:15 pm at Ainsworth High School Room 208. Instr. Hilkemann. 3cr. $331.50
January 9-May 10 (HIST2020/17S) CRN#23779
Math for Health Care Professionals. Designed for nursing and health care profession majors. Covers general development of skills involving computations of fractions, decimals, ratios, percent, and basic algebra equations. Basic systems of measurement are used to calculate dosages between metric, apothecary and household systems. Basic mathematical computations are used to reconstitute medications and prepare irrigating solutions. Mon., Wed, and Fri., 10-10:50 am at ESU 17. Instr. Baldwin. 3 cr. $331.50
January 9-May 10 (MATH1025/17S) CRN#21138
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 Ainsworth High School Room 205. Instr. Stevens. 3 cr. $331.50
January 9-May 10 (PSYCH1800/17S) CRN#23780
Introduction to Sociology. Introduction to the basic principles of sociology, including the study of sociological research, theoretical perspectives, culture, social structure, social institutions, deviance, social inequalities, stratification, demography, and population. Tues., 7-9:50 pm at Ainsworth High School Room 205. Instr. Carter. 3 cr. $331.50
January 9-May 10 (SOCI1010/17S) CRN#23213
CONVERSATIONAL SPANISH I. This is a beginning course especially designed for persons who have not had any previous exposure to the Spanish language. Designed to help the novice develop basic vocabulary and good pronunciation skills. This course focuses on practical, real-world language with an emphasis on oral communication. Ideal for business or pleasure. Mon., 7-8 pm at Rock County High School-Spanish Room. Instr. Sullivan. $40
January 16- February 6 (SPAN5100/17S) CRN#70218
CERTIFIED PHARMACY TECH EXAM PREP. If you
are working towards your pharmacy technician certification and preparing
for your PTCB exam, Northeast Community College offers a comprehensive
study review course that is aligned with the requirements of the exam
and expectations of the employers. The course includes reviews in each
of the nine knowledge domains. It focuses on areas of pharmacy
calculations, the top 200 drugs, drug classifications, suffixes, and
more. Price includes training manual and calculations workbook, practice
exam, cost to apply for certification and take the Pharmacy Technician
Certification Exam. Financial assistance is available through the
Community College Gap Assistance Program for students meeting income
guidelines. Contact Amy Kaiser at 402-884-7245 for more information.
Classes held at Ainsworth Regional Office ESU#17.
Sunday evenings, January 8, 15, 22, 29 from 7
– 10 pm and Thursday evening February 2 from 6 – 10 pm, CRN#70142