By Peg Wunder Rotary was treated to a tour of the new library addition on Monday with Karla Bieber, head librarian, starting the tour in the computer area. She said there will be 10 computers when all are up and running. All the computers were in use during the tour and people are allotted 30 minutes to use the computers. […]
– Kelsey Crouse – American poet Emma Lazarus wrote The New Colossus that read, “Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, with conquering limbs astride from land to land; here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand a mighty woman with a torch, whose flames the imprisoned lightning, and her name Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand glows world-wide […]
– Kelsey Crouse – The Mobridge Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors hired Haden Bowie as their new executive director last week. She will replace Michele Harrison, who is leaving the position to pursue her new role as Economic Development Director. Bowie will have her first day in the office Aug. 8, and is excited to begin working with […]
A counterfeit hundred-dollar bill was cashed at a Timber Lake business on Tuesday, July 23 or Wednesday, July 24. The front of the bill looks normal; the back of the bill says “ABODE OF THE DEAD BANK.” Authorities do not know who cashed the bill or who the cashier was that took the bill.
The Department of Social Services has been a part of my life since 1998, when my family decided to take in foster children. Both my parents worked. My dad was in the Navy and always deployed and my mom was a women’s counselor at a halfway house in Norfolk Va. We took children from babies to teenage girls. At a […]