About Jay Davis

Harold Wolf was Java farmer

By Jay Davis | June 20, 2018

Funeral services for Harold Wolf, 96, of Java, were held Saturday, June 16, 2018, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Selby with Fr. Tom Clement officiating. Interment was in the Java Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Harold passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Fort Meade Veteran’s Hospital. Harold Arnold Wolf was born on […]

Carol Jund passes

By Jay Davis | June 20, 2018

Carol Rosalie Jund, 76, of Mobridge, passed away on June 13, 2018, at Mobridge Regional Hospital. A family gathering will be held this summer. Isburg Funeral Chapel, Pierre, is entrusted with arrangements. Carol was born April 6, 1942, in Mobridge, to Leslie and Rose (Mittleider) Lamphear. She grew up, attended school, and worked in the Mobridge community until her retirement. […]

Teeners fight back, split games with Aberdeen

By Jay Davis | June 20, 2018

After being soundly defeated in game one, the 13-14 Teeners bounced back to defeat Aberdeen 7-3 in the nightcap at Legion Memorial Field on Saturday. Aberdeen scored at will in the opener and ran away for 21-0 three-inning win. Mobridge would have none of that in the second game. Timely hitting and a five-inning complete game three-hitter by Blaise Thompson […]

Faehnrich, Maher headed to national finals rodeo

By Jay Davis | June 20, 2018

All it took was one well-timed ride. Zach Faehnrich used a second go ride to earn a berth at nationals at the South Dakota High School Rodeo Association Finals Rodeo in Belle Fourche, June 13 through 16. Faehnrich scored 50 points on his successful bareback ride. That was enough to give him third place in the average and join the […]

BALL FIVE: U.S. Open course was just fine by me

By Jay Davis | June 20, 2018

While half of the golf world thought Saturday at the U.S. Open at Shinnecock Hills Golf Course in New York was a fiasco, there was another half thinking the conditions were just what they should be, the most difficult, mentally-challenging surroundings possible. The best players in the world struggled. They struggled to golf well and they struggled to keep their […]

Bob Salzer was passionate about being a truck driver

By Jay Davis | June 13, 2018

Funeral services for  Robert “Bob” Salzer, 56 of Plentywood, Mont., and formerly of Herreid, were held on Tuesday, June 12, 2018, at the Herreid Assembly of God Church. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Fulkerson Funeral Home of Plentywood and Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge had charge of arrangements. Bob was born […]

Zerr uses life lessons from mother while cooking

By Jay Davis | June 13, 2018

By Trent Abrego Growing up in a family with six siblings taught Katie Zerr many life lessons, including that everybody has a role in a family. Katie learned this lesson when her mother told her to watch the bean soup that was cooking on a Dutch oven stove. Instead of obeying and watching the soup, little Katie went out and […]

Locals take first and second in Denny Palmer

By Jay Davis | June 13, 2018

Josh Arnbrister and C.J. McHugh of Mobridge and Jason Gosch of Glenham team to catch 32.55 pounds of walleye and win the eighth annual Denny Palmer Memorial Walleye Classic on Friday and Saturday. The trio had the biggest catch on Saturday with 16.12 pounds and took fourth on Friday with 16.43 pounds. They netted a 5.09-pound walleye on the first […]

Goehring walk-off gives 15-16 Teeners third place

By Jay Davis | June 13, 2018

Bryston Goehring hit a walk-off single to lift the 15-16 Teeners to a 10-inning, 12-11 win over Selby to take third place in the Northville baseball tournament on Sunday. Tied at 11-all in the bottom of the 10th, Trace Cerney hit a one-out single and advanced to second before Goehring drove him home with the winning run. In a back-and-forth […]

13-14 Teeners beat Sully Buttes with walk-off walk

By Jay Davis | June 13, 2018

The Mobridge 13-14 Teeners used a walk-off walk to defeat Sully Buttes 12-11 in eight innings at Legion Memorial Field on Tuesday. Sully Buttes used two runs in the top of the seventh to tie the game and force extra innings. They took an 11-10 lead in the top of the eighth on an RBI single by Jordan Schall, his […]