JAY DAVIS: Tigers and Wolverines poised to make noise at state track

Like the Tigers, the Herreid-Selby Area Wolverines are looking to finish with a team plaque at the State Track and Field Championships this weekend. Class A and Class B both have prohibitive favorites. Custer will probably stand alone in Class A. Viborg-Hurley looks to be a cut above the rest of the field in Class A. Things never go as […]

Compromise closer in permit battle

James Tolly told the Mobridge City council Monday, May 20, that he had paid his outstanding water bills and would like to move forward with building a fence at his East Grand Crossing business. Tolly, owner/operator of J&M One Stop Shop on East Grand Crossing had been denied a building permit for a number of reasons, including outstanding water bills […]

Junior kindergarten helps young students prepare

By Peg Wunder A program about junior kindergarten was presented by Jill Olson, principal of the grade school at Mobridge Pollock School System, when Rotary met on Monday. The junior kindergarten program that will be implemented in the coming school year is a new concept and will be open to 5-year-old children who are not quite ready for the regular […]

These empty nesters not lonely

By Betty Street Children grow up and leave home, thus the empty nest occurs. What do parents do then? Sigh and mope about in loneliness and despair? Gleefully rejoice that they get to spend more time in the bathroom? Gary and I had an easy time translating into empty nesters. We were married for ten years before we had children, […]

Lucille Moser was born, raised and lived in Pollock

Lucille Moser, 77, formerly of Pollock, died May 16, 2013, at Avera Eureka Health Center in Eureka. Funeral services were held Monday, May 20, 2013, at Pollock Memorial Presbyterian Church. Burial was in the Spring Valley Cemetery under the direction of Myers Funeral Home of Linton, N.D. Lucille was born July 16, 1935, in Pollock, the daughter of Kasper and […]

Shirley Ellis owned the Spur Lounge

Funeral services for Shirley Mae Ellis, 78, of Aberdeen, were held Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home of Aberdeen. Burial was in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Shirley died on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at ManorCare Health Services of Aberdeen. Shirley Mae Hanson was born Dec. 6, 1934, to Palmer and Helen (Eckholm) Hanson in Cloquet, Minn. She graduated from […]

Golfing Lady Tigers finish sixth in state

By Jay Davis A season that started in snow and ended in rain, also ended with the Lady Tigers earned sixth place at the Girls’ State A Golf Tournament at Pine Hills Golf Course in Milbank on Monday. The tournament was cut short by the weather. After 100 girls played in rain on day one, the course proved to be […]

Running Lady Tigers have region success

By Jay Davis With the pressure on to win or not go to state, the Lady Tigers came through at the Region 6A Track and Field Meet in Miller on Thursday. The Lady Tigers won four of five relays and three individual events. Add a pair of second-place finishes in individual events and the fifth relay team coming in second […]

Wolverines set strong team for state

By Jay Davis The Herreid-Selby Area boys set the stage for big state meet by filling out a strong team at the Region 3B Track and Field Meet in Gettysburg on Thursday. The Wolverines already had a strong team assembled with state qualification met during the regular season. They added depth by winning six region titles and added a pair […]

Stotz leads Eureka-Bowdle at Region 3B meet

By Jay Davis Sierra Stotz added three gold medals to her collection at the Region 3B Track and Field Meet in Gettysburg on Thursday. Stotz won two individual events and ran with a region-winning relay team. She sprinted her way to the 100-meter dash in 12.5 seconds and the 200-meter dash in 26.7 seconds. Stotz teamed with Samantha Raile, Leah […]

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