SBC plans include dorm rooms, university status

By Peg Wunder Bruce Brekke introduced Shelley Frear, Director of the Sitting Bull College Mobridge Campus, on Monday, Sept.15, as to their plans for the future to make the college here in Mobridge bigger and better in the future. Shelley moved here from Columbus, Neb., and has a master’s degree. She gave a little background reminding people that in 2012 […]

Ohio native’s move to Mobridge ‘felt like the right thing to do’

By Katie Zerr It is a long way from Akron, Ohio, to the halls of the Mobridge-Pollock School District, but for Victoria (Vicki) Hyder it is a trip she is happy she made. Vicki is the new elementary music teacher for the district. She is a 2014 graduate of Baldwin Wallace University, which is about 15 miles from Cleveland. “When […]

Aberdeen Roncalli rolls past Tigers

By Jay Davis The Roncalli Cavaliers continued their dominance over the Tigers with a 43-6 win at Swisher Field in Aberdeen on Friday. Tiger coach Nathan Lamb said the Tigers had some chances early in the game, but mistakes and mis-executions turned into missed opportunities. “It’s the little things,” said Lamb. “We’re not doing the little things and that makes […]

Winner hands girls first loss in BDC title match

By Jay Davis Mobridge-Pollock won its first three matches to get to 12 wins in a row before running into Winner and settling for second place at the Big Dakota Conference Tournament in Ft. Pierre on Saturday. “We had great day of volleyball on Saturday,” said coach Rose Henderson. “I am very proud of them for giving it their all.” […]

Lady Tigers roar past Tigers of different stripes

By Jay Davis The Lady Tigers took care of two Tigers of different stripes, beating the Ipswich Tigers after the Big Dakota Conference Tournament and topping the McIntosh Tigers before the BDC. The Lady Tigers started fast and never looked back against Ipswich at Mobridge-Pollock High School Gym on Monday. The Lady Tigers did not suffer a letdown after dropping […]

Maas faces felony DUI, probation revocation

– By Katie Zerr Mobridge resident Mark Mass appeared in Fifth Circuit Monday, Sept. 22 on charge of felony DUI and a probation violation. According to Walworth County State’s Attorney Jamie Hare, Maas, 51, is being held in the Walworth County Jail on no bond after he was arrested Monday, Sept. 15 in Mobridge. According to the Mobridge Police report, […]

Judge denies Thompson’s request to waive bond

– By Katie Zerr  Former Mobridge pastor Timothy Thompson appeared in Fifth Circuit Court on Monday, Sept. 22, to face charges of sexual contact with a child. Thompson is being held on $15,000 cash bond and asked that the bond be waived in order for him to join his family outside of the state, according to Walworth County State’s Attorney […]

JAY DAVIS: Lady Tigers have never won CSDC

I could not remember the last time the Lady Tigers won the Central South Dakota Conference Tournament. So going back through the girls’ volleyball history I found an answer I wasn’t expecting. The answer is never! Yes, I’m as shocked as you. The Lady Tigers are oh-fer-13 at the CSDC. We have had some very good teams over they years; […]

KATIE ZERR: Congress high tails it out of Washington

Once again, the United States has become militarily embroiled in the Middle East. With the bombing of Syria on Monday, this country is once more on the front lines of military action against rising terror threats from radical Islamic groups bent on destruction of our country. In a familiar scenario we are in a military action that has no specific […]

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