Travis (Travee) Hobbs (left) was sworn in as the interim Brown County Clerk by Judge Mark Kozisek (right) on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 to fill the unexpired term of Janet Huggins, until a successor is elected and qualified in the November 2014 election.
Josh Finley and Shea Sinsel were crowned at the Homecoming King and Queen following the Homecoming football game with Battle Creek. Arianna Fletcher and Jake Wilkens were crowned as princess and prince of Homecoming. The 2013 King and Queen, Kody Rathe and Courtney Zwiebel were present to crown the 2014 Homecoming Royalty. Crown bearers for evening were Kaden Evans and Adysson Sears.
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The East side of Main Street challenged the West side of Main Street to duel!!! A Bucket Duel for ALS. We’re not sure who won the duel, but we all had a great time and raised $300 for the Tri City Walk to defeat ALS. Instead of walking a great distance, each side of Main Street walked five paces, turned and fired water at their opponents.
by Laura Vroman
Jeremy Johnson recently joined the Physical Therapy team at Cherry County Hospital. He grew up in a small town, Winnebago, in northern Illinois. “I always knew I wanted to work in the healthcare field. In college, a friend was in a bad car accident and suffered a tragic brain injury. When I got to go home and watched some of his therapy, then came back for summer break... it was amazing the progress he’d made with the therapists. That was the deciding factor,” Johnson said.
District 21 voters will elect two representatives to the state legislature in the General Election being held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014. The following are the candidates for the South Dakota House of Representatives: Carrie Ackerman Rice, Democrat; Julie Bartling, Democrat and Lee Qualm, Republican.
The Gregory School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Board members present were Dave Shoemaker, Curt Sinclair, Sharon Pedersen, Karen Timanus, and Bob Wik. Superintendent Sara Klein, business manager Jonalu Studenberg and Kimberly Veskrna also attended.