Kaitlin Goodshield earns BDC honors

By Jay Davis Lady Tiger freshman Kaitlin Goodshield was named honorable mention to the 2013 Big Dakota Conference All-Conference basketball team. Goodshield scored 48 points in conference play, including three double-digit games. Goodshield hit five three-pointers and scored 15 points against Todd County, while adding 13 points against Stanley County and 11 points against Miller. The All-Conference team is: seniors […]

Dupree Tigers power to third at State B Basketball Tournament

By Jay Davis After a seventh-place showing last season, Dupree wanted to step things up a notch this year. They did just that, beating South Central 64-51 on Saturday to take third place at the Boys’ Class B State Basketball Tournament in Aberdeen. Dupree was trailing by three points at halftime before turning the game around in the second half. […]

Tigers upset Roncalli, finish fourth

By Jay Davis On Dec. 10, the Tigers were 0-2 and looking back at an 11-point loss at Aberdeen Roncalli. Move forward three months and the Tigers had things completely turned around. Mobridge-Pollock defeated Aberdeen Roncalli by 15 points en route to a fourth-place finish at the State A Basketball Tournament in Rapid City over the weekend. To some the […]

Eddie Carlson owned Harvest Cafe

Eddie Carlson, 96, of Reno, Nev., passed away Thursday, March 14, 2013. Eddie was born Oct. 29, 1916, in Veblin. When he was three years old, his parents moved their family of eight children to Webster to their family farm. He spent his childhood working alongside his brothers and sisters on the farm. In 1940, he married Doris Sanders and […]

Evelyn Gustafson loved to bake and cook

Evelyn Gustafson, 98, of Mobridge and formerly of Bristol, died Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Golden LivingCenter in Mobridge. Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Bristol at 2 p.m. A spring burial will be in the Bristol Cemetery under the direction of Fiksdal Funeral Service of Webster. Evelyn Jeanette Hoff was born […]

James Handboy, WWII and Korean War veteran, passes

James Monroe Handboy, 91, journeyed to the spirit world on Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minn. James was born July 5, 1921, in Promise. He is survived by his daughters, Silvia Schmidt, Lisa Parish, Rita Handboy, Roberta Handboy, Teresa Handboy, Jackie Handboy, and Ann Severson. He also leaves behind many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and […]

Debra McCormick was family’s communicator

Debra McCormick lived fully and died peacefully at home with her best friend and husband, Monte, as well as her family by her side. Debra died on the first Sunday of the third day of the third month, thus the date of her death is 3.3.13. Debra was born on Dec. 17, 1952, in Sidney, Mont., the daughter of Howard […]

Floyd Baumann was area history buff

Memorial services for Floyd E. Baumann, 83, of Selby, were held Monday, March 18, 2013, at St. John Lutheran Church in Selby. Inurnment was at Selby Memorial Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Floyd passed away March 12, 2013, at Selby Good Samaritan Center. Floyd E. Baumann was born Aug. 9, 1929, to Emanuel and […]

Justin Hanson will be deeply missed

Funeral services for Justin Paul Hanson, 29, of Eureka, were held Saturday, March, 16, 2013, at St. John Lutheran Church in Selby with Rev. Dale Hamre officiating. Justin died March 12, 2013, at Eureka Community Hospital. Justin Paul Hanson, son and only child of Chuck and Sandy (Nelson) Hanson, was born Oct. 9, 1983, in Bemidji, Minn. His family moved […]

Laurence ‘Pinky’ Hollenbeck was area brand inspector

Mass of Christian Burial for Laurence “Pinky” Hollenbeck, 79, of Promise, was held Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mobridge. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Laurence passed away Sunday, March 10, 2013, at Mobridge Regional Hospital. Laurence “Pinky” Hollenbeck was born Jan. 18, 1934, in rural Glenham […]

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