Foggy Morning Stroll

JAY DAVIS: NCAA atoning for overreaction with Penn State

Every once in a while, the NCAA does something that makes people stop and say, “Yay.” It does not happen too often, but it does occur occasionally. It happened yesterday when the NCAA announced that it was going to start easing its sanctions against the Penn State football program. Beginning next year the Nittany Lions will start getting their scholarships. […]

Honey is more than just sweet

By Betty Street Although the end of the month is upon us, it’s not too late to note that September is National Honey Month and to recognize that honey has more uses than just being a sweet food and food additive. In researching this story, several Internet sites were explored, including the National Honey Board; Tomas Honey Company; Cooperative Extension […]

4th Annual Gumbo Gopher Run/Walk a success

By Sandy Bond Saturday was a beautiful and balmy day for a road race (dirt road, that is) through the beautiful hills of the tiny town of Lowry, for the Fourth Annual Gumbo Gopher 5K Run/Walk. “I have fought the good fight. I have finished the race. I have kept the faith.” 2 Timothy 4:7 This was Janel Sanders Brockel’s […]

Nadine Gill started city’s first cable TV company

Mass of Christian Burial for Nadine M. Gill, 74, of Mobridge, was held Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Burial was in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home. Nadine passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2013, at her home in Mobridge. Nadine Marie Gill was born to Lester and Genevieve (Schamp) Gill in rural Timber […]

Grandma June Haram lived life to the fullest

June C. Haram, 73, of Spring Lake, Minn., passed away on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2012, at Arthur’s Residential Care in Roseville, Minn., surrounded by her family after a long and courageous battle with Parkinson’s disease. June was preceded in death by her beloved husband, David, and brothers-in-law, Joncker Biandudi and Paul Haram. She will be deeply missed by her daughters, […]

Top ranked Aberdeen Roncalli deals Tigers 48-7 defeat

By Jay Davis The number one team in Class 11B got off to a fast start and never looked back. Aberdeen Roncalli scored 34 points in the first half and went on to beat the Tigers 48-7 at Tiger Stadium on Friday. “We came out playing slow and tense,” said coach Nathan Lamb. “We weren’t moving and weren’t getting over […]

Lady Tigers beat East River, West River Tigers

By Jay Davis The Mobridge-Pollock Lady Tigers took on a team of Tigers from West River at home on Thursday and beat them. On Monday they went on the road to play a team of Tigers from East River and beat them, too. The fifth-ranked Lady Tigers raised their record to 12-2 with a 3-1 win over Ipswich in Ipswich […]

Golfing Tigers finish second at pre-region meet

By Jay Davis The Tigers put themselves in position to earn a trip to state as a team with their performance at the pre-region golf meet in Pierre on Monday. The Tigers finished second in team standings with 333 strokes. Parkston took first with 310. Winner was third with 340. Chamberlain was a distant fourth with 372. The top three […]

Lady Tigers finish third at Big Dakota tournament

By Jay Davis The Lady Tigers suffered the second loss of the season in the semifinals, but bounced back to take third place at the Big Dakota Conference Tournament in Ft. Pierre on Saturday. Mobridge-Pollock opened the tournament with an easy 25-15, 25-11 win over Todd County. They dropped a 25-17, 25-18 match to Miller in the semifinals, but bounced […]

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