BALL FIVE: I doubt this record will ever be topped

They say if you go to the ball park every day, you will see something you have never seen before. I didn’t do all the research so this little tidbit of fun-filled trivia is not as exact on the timeline as it could be, but that doesn’t really matter. It is fun and trivial with an exact date. Back in […]

Memorial Restoration

Tom Stelling of Historical Markers Restoration puts the clear-coating on the Blue Star Memorial Highway sign at City Park on Friday. The Floridian restores Blue Star Memorial Signs for garden clubs around the country.

Cool Pool

Easton Eisemann (left) and Kellen Pfitzer execute aerial gymnastics off the diving boards at the Mobridge Municipal Swimming Pool on Friday afternoon.

KATIE ZERR: Communities lose more than their newspaper

What would happen to a small town if the newspaper closed its door? In South Dakota, like many other areas of the country, rural communities are connected through their local newspaper. Although technology has changed the manner in which some people get their news, not everyone is on social media. Many people still like to hold that paper in their […]

Ducheneaux elected Girls State governor

Mobridge representative Calico Ducheneaux did not go to 2018 Girls State with the intention of running for office, but through encouraging words and tapping her inner confidence, she was elected to the governorship by her fellow Girl Staters. Ducheneaux is the first delegate from Mobridge to be elected as governor at an annual conference. She attended the 2018 American Legion […]

Schilling, Krein to again serve county

Incumbents had a strong showing in the Tuesday, June 5, Republican Primary in Walworth County as Scott Schilling will retain his seat on the county commission and Rebecca Krein will serve again as county auditor. Schilling received 70 percent of the 331 votes cast, garnering 231 votes. His opponent, former commissioner Phylliss Pudwill received 100 votes, or 30 percent of […]


Lady Tigers have outstanding day two at state golf meet

After shooting an opening round 418, the Lady Tigers picked up 31 strokes, shooting 387 on the second day at the Girls State A Golf Tournament at Rocky Run Golf Course in Dell Rapids on Monday and Tuesday. “That was the most outstanding one-day performance we’ve had in years,” said coach Jason Weisbeck. “They knocked the socks off it.” Callie […]

Post #4 takes advantage of Ft. Pierre pitching

Post #4 won its first game of the year, taking down Ft. Pierre Post #20 in a 19-8 game at Legion Memorial Field on Thursday. The game went back and forth for a while. Ft. Pierre jumped out with three runs in the first inning. Mobridge came back with two runs and tied the game at 3-3 in the second. […]

Faehnrich, Wientjes qualify for state rodeo finals

Two Mobridge-Pollock student/athletes earned their initial berths in the state finals with their performances at the Highmore Regional High School Rodeo, held Friday through Sunday. Zach Faehnrich qualified for state in bull riding. Faehnrich used a 69-point ride to place second in the second go. Channing Wientjes, who has a Mound City home address, qualified in two events. She placed […]

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