About Jay Davis

Willie Holzer loved to work hard

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

Mass of Christian Burial for Willie Casper Holzer, 90, of Gillette, Wyoming, was held on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, with Father Bryce Lungren officiating. Burial was at Black Hills National Cemetery, Sturgis, with military honors, under the direction of Walker Funeral Home of Gillette. Willie passed away on Jan. 3, 2021, at his home in Gillette, of natural causes. Willie […]

Tigers split matches at Mid-Dakota Monster Duals

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

The Tigers split four matches at the Mid-Dakota Monster Duals in Presho on Friday. The Tigers beat Stanley County 35-33 and Sunshine Bible Academy 30-27 while dropping a 60-15 match to Kingsbury County and a 66-12 match to host Lyman. While all four matches had a lot of forfeit wins and double forfeits that exaggerated the scores, the success on […]

Jerry Stahlman brought bee business to the area

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

Jerry Duane Stahlman was born to Millard and Fern (Crisp) Stahlman on May 4, 1943, in Twin Falls, Idaho. He passed away on Jan. 4, 2021, at his home in Mesa, Arizona, from ALS after a long battle with the disease. Jerry grew up and attended all 12 years of school in Buhl, Idaho, graduating in 1961. He always remembered […]

Dominant first halves send Tigers to 8-0 season start

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

The Tigers disposed of Bennett County with a first-quarter flourish and went on for a 62-30 win in Martin on Tuesday to raise their record to 8-0. “Fun trip,” said coach TJ Knudson. “We looked crisp considering the four-and-a-half-hour bus ride.” Braden Goehring kick-started the Tigers with two straight three-pointers, leading to a quick 8-0 start. After Bennett County scored, […]

Back-to-back road wins get Lady Tiger record to .500

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

Mobridge-Pollock won back-to-back games on Monday and Tuesday to get their record to .500 at four wins and four losses. The Lady Tigers pounded Bennett County 71-45 in Martin on Tuesday after handling Standing Rock/Selfridge 64-54 in Fort Yates, North Dakota, on Monday. Bennett County The Lady Tigers’ 26-point win did not look like it was going to happen early […]

Harvey Weisgram worked 40 years at Chevrolet

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

Harvey Weisgram, 88, passed away on Dec. 24, 2020, with his loving family by his side. Harvey was born on Sept. 21, 1932, to Lydia and Frank Weisgram in Java where he was raised and attended school. Upon graduation from high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and proudly served his country for four years aboard a battleship as […]

Janice Kiezle was ‘Ma Kettle’ while raising kids

By Jay Davis | January 14, 2021

Janice Kay Kienzle, 77, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 8, 2021. Janice was born on Sept. 17, 1943, in Mobridge, to Edwin “Bill” Badure and Hulda (Herman) Badure. She grew up in Mobridge and attended Zion Lutheran School where she was baptized and confirmed. She married Vern Kienzle on April 5, 1959. To this union 10 children […]

Tigers blow past Battlers 80-51 in 100th meeting

By Jay Davis | January 07, 2021

The 100th meeting between the Tigers and Battlers was going to be a knock-down, drag-out affair, but as it turned out, the Tigers did all the knocking down and dragging out as they tore past Potter County 80-51 at Mobridge-Pollock High School Gymnasium on Tuesday. Coach TJ Knudson said it was all about the effort. “Their effort was a 9.5 […]

Art Siervert was a 1949 graduate of NWLA, Chrysler executive

By Jay Davis | January 07, 2021

Art Sievert, 90, of Bismarck, North Dakota, passed away on Dec. 24, 2020. Funeral services were held. Art was born on Oct. 20, 1930, to Karl and Bertha (Gehrke) Sievert. He was raised in Mobridge. In 1949, Art graduated from Northwestern Lutheran Academy in Mobridge. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force on Jan. 12, 1951, and served until Dec. […]

Three Tigers place second at Webster

By Jay Davis | January 07, 2021

Three Tigers earned second place at the Webster Area Invitational Wrestling Tournament in Webster on Saturday. Taking second were Aiden Schoenhard, Jesse Bearsheart and Kamron Pearman. Remmington Ford joined them on the medal stand with a third-place finish. Two other wrestlers, Mark Sandquist and Wyatt Wientjes, were denied the chance to wrestle in the medal rounds because they had reached […]