Fall is time to plant, divide bulbs of all kinds

By Jeanne Weigum Fall is the time to plant and divide bulb lilies of all kinds.  Examples of bulb lilies are Asiatic, Oriental, LA Hybrid, and Trumpet.  Not only are lilies among the most colorful and easy care plants for the ornamental flower bed, they are the most generous.  By generous I mean they produce many offspring. The question of […]

Collin handles grilling chores

By Katie Zerr Mobridge Police Officer Collin M. Smith has taken a new job, settled into a new community, gotten married and commended for his work on the Mobridge Police Department in the short time he has been in town. He and his wife Kimberly, an advertising representative for Bridge City Publishing, are embracing the lifestyle that makes Mobridge and […]

William Potts dies dies in Worthington

William Merrill Potts, 90, died on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at South Shore Care Center in Worthington, Minn. He was born on May 27, 1924, to William Merrill Potts Sr. and Angeline B. Crowner Potts in Mobridge. He began college at the University of South Dakota, but his education was interrupted by serving in Europe during WWII. He was stationed […]

William Schmaltz fished Lake Oahe on shore, boat and ice

Memorial services for William “Will” Schmaltz, 80, of Mobridge, will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Inurnment will be in Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home. A prayer service will be held Sunday at 7 p.m. at the church. Will passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at his […]

Linton-HMB sweeps Mobridge-Pollock in Linton

By Jay Davis Linton-HMB proved too much for Mobridge-Pollock in Linton, N.D., on Tuesday, as the Lions defeated the Lady Tigers 3-0. Linton-HMB was on top all night, taking down the Lady Tigers 25-16, 25-17, 25-21. “They are a very good team,” said coach Rose Henderson. In taking the match, the Lions beat the Lady Tigers for the ninth straight […]

Class B powers stop Lady Tigers

By Jay Davis The top Class B teams in the area got the best of the Lady Tigers. Potter County defeated the Lady Tigers 3-1 on Monday after Sully Buttes swept Mobridge-Pollock on Thursday. Both matches were played at Mobridge-Pollock High School Gym. Potter County Nothing came easy for either team when the Battlers beat the Lady Tigers 24-26, 25-22, […]

Mason Keller tosses five first-half touchdowns

By Jay Davis The Tigers struggled running the ball in Eagle Butte on Friday, but it didn’t matter. Mason Keller threw touchdown passes on the first five Tiger possessions as Mobridge-Pollock defeated Cheyenne-Eagle Butte 48-8. “Mason did a great job with a lot of things,” said coach Nathan Lamb. While the running game could get no traction, Keller was on […]

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