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Celestine Ducheneaux funeral is Friday morning at St. Joseph’s

By Jay Davis | March 20, 2019

Celestine Ducheneaux, 86, of Pierre and formerly of Promise, passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019, at Pierre Care and Rehabilitation. A memorial mass will be held at 10:30 a.m., CDT, on Friday, March 22, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mobridge. A prayer service will be held at Kesling Funeral Home in Mobridge on 7 p.m., CDT, on […]

Ramona Weischedel memorial is Saturday

By Jay Davis | March 20, 2019

Ramona Jean Weischedel, 66, of Mobridge, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. She was born to Reuben and Agnes Niehoff on May 24, 1953. Mona’s memorial service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at Family Worship Center in Mobridge. Interment will be at Black Hills National Cemetery at a later date under the direction of […]

Richard Harrison was a humble and caring man

By Jay Davis | March 20, 2019

Richard Lee Harrison, 41, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at his home in Ft. Yates, N.D. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Ft. Yates, with Monsignor Chad Gion officiating. Richard was laid to rest at St. James Catholic Cemetery, Porcupine, N.D., under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of […]

Panthers settle for eighth place at State B tourney

By Jay Davis | March 20, 2019

Slow starts created holes too deep to dig out of as Timber Lake fell three times and settled for eighth place at the Class B Boys State Basketball Tournament held Thursday through Saturday at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen. Bridgewater-Emery The Panthers fought all the way back from a 13-point halftime deficit only to fall 55-54 to Bridgewater-Emery in the […]

Cole Wellner takes second at SDWCA state tourney

By Jay Davis | March 20, 2019

Mobridge-Pollock eighth-grader Cole Wellner took second place in the Cadets 195 division at the SDWCA (South Dakota Wrestling Coaches Association) State Tournament held over the weekend in Brookings. Wellner pinned Owen Duffy of Winner Area to get to the finals where he was pinned by Regan Bollweg of Highmore. Bollweg, a sophomore, recently took sixth in the Class B State […]

Jeanne Schneider loved her ‘River Rats’

By Jay Davis | March 13, 2019

Jeanne Marie Schneider was born on Nov. 17, 1943, in Moscow, Idaho, to Leonard Rueben and Margaret (Nies) Boehler. Jeanne took her final step on the stairway to Heaven on March 8, 2019, in Casa Grande, Arizona, at the age of 75. Jeanne attended Java Public School through the first half of seventh grade, at which time her family moved […]

Tom Peterson was always going to be a cowboy

By Jay Davis | March 13, 2019

Mass of Christian Burial for Thomas Peterson, 60, of Aberdeen, was held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Timber Lake. Burial will be at a later date at Timber Lake Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Thomas Gorman Peterson was born on May 29, 1958, in Deadwood. He was adopted by […]

Karen Stover funeral held here on Friday

By Jay Davis | March 13, 2019

Funeral services for Karen Stover, 83, of Mobridge, were held on Friday, March 8, 2019, at Kesling Funeral Home in Mobridge. Burial will be at a later date at Selby Memorial Gardens under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home. Karen passed away on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at Resolute Hospital in New Braunfels, Texas. Karen Rae Stover has left this […]

Panthers draw Huskies in state tourney first round

By Jay Davis | March 13, 2019

The number two seed Timber Lake Panthers will take on the number seven seed Bridgewater-Emery Huskies in the 6 p.m. game at the Class B State Boys Basketball Tournament at the Barnett Center in Aberdeen on Thursday. The Panthers are making their second straight trip to state. They won the consolation title at last year’s state tournament. Last year’s state […]

JV Tigers reel off perfect 20-0 season

By Jay Davis | March 13, 2019

A coach cannot really set up many season-long goals for a junior varsity basketball team. The roster, starting five and even the top player off the bench change too often, especially early in the season. And then the you have the Mobridge-Pollock Tigers who went a perfect 20-0 this regular season. “It was unbelievable,” said coach Stephen Hettick. “They made […]