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Lady Tigers wear down Chamberlain for 3-1 win

By Jay Davis | November 14, 2019

After dropping the first set, the Lady Tigers fought for three straight wins to beat Chamberlain 3-1 in the Region 6A semifinals in Chamberlain on Thursday. Coach Rose Henderson said the win was all about the Lady Tigers and their will to win. “They just never gave up,” said Henderson, “and that’s what we’ve been working for.” Nothing came easy […]

Lila Nelson Mass of Christian Burial held at St. Joseph’s

By Jay Davis | November 14, 2019

Mass of Christian Burial for Lila Nelson, 89, of Mobridge, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Lila passed away on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, at St. Vincent Care Center in Bismarck, N.D. Lila Mae Nelson […]

Big second half sends Wolverines to 9B state finals

By Jay Davis | November 14, 2019

The Wolverines were down at halftime, but they were not out. After Harding County took a 26-16 lead to the intermission Herreid/Selby Area stormed back in the second half to defeat Harding County 54-32 in the Class 9B semifinals in Buffalo on Friday. “It was said by our leaders at halftime, ‘we have come too far to let it go […]

Ruben Speidel taught himself on computers

By Jay Davis | November 14, 2019

Funeral services for Ruben R. Speidel , 92, of Mobridge will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 16, at Kesling Funeral Home. Interment will be in the Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Visitation will be Friday, Nov. 15, beginning at 5 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at the funeral Home. Ruben passed […]

Dakota Valley powers past Lady Tigers at SoDak 16

By Jay Davis | November 14, 2019

Two seed Dakota Valley was too much for the Lady Tigers in the SoDak 16. The 29-3 Panthers raced to a 25-14, 25-12, 25-9 win over the Lady Tigers in Madison on Tuesday. The Lady Tigers did not give up without a fight. They stayed within three points of the Panthers in the first set until a 4-0 run turned […]

BALL FIVE: Thursday was pinnacle match of Lady Tiger season

By Jay Davis | November 14, 2019

Last night wasn’t all that much fun, but Thursday night sure was! There is not too much to say about the Lady Tigers’ loss to Dakota Valley in the SoDak 16 game in Madison last night. Dakota Valley is a 29-3 team and the second-ranked team in Class A. Sioux Falls Christian is the only South Dakota team to beat […]

Lady Tigers start postseason with 3-0 win over Stanley Co.

By Jay Davis | November 07, 2019

The Lady Tigers opened the postseason with a dominating 3-0 win over Stanley County in the first round of the Region 6A Tournament at Mobridge-Pollock High School Gymnasium. “Awesome,” said coach Rose Henderson. “Our middles were enforcing and that’s the goal, because then you can get holes in the block and the outside hitters can just swing away.” The Lady […]

Erik Guritz had love of music

By Jay Davis | November 07, 2019

Funeral services for Erik Guritz, 42, of Glendale, Calif., were held on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Norway Lutheran Church, rural Glenham. Burial was at the church cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Erik passed away on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, in Glendale. Erik Christian Guritz was born on Sept. 28, 1977, at Eglin Air Force […]

Tigers named All-NEC

By Jay Davis | November 07, 2019

The Tigers celebrated their first season in a conference in nearly a decade by placing five players on the first team of the All-Northeast Conference Football Team. Earning the All-NEC honor are seniors Reese Cerney, Caden Halsey and Kregen Norder and juniors Trace Cerney and Braden Goehring. Two more juniors, Hudson Filler and Bryston Goehring, were named honorable mention. Joining […]

Betty Lindeman’s pickles were well-known

By Jay Davis | November 07, 2019

Funeral services for Betty Lindeman, 86, of Mobridge, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Trinity Lutheran Church. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of Kesling Funeral Home of Mobridge. Visitation starts at 5 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. on Thursday at Kesling Funeral Home. Betty passed away from […]