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It would certainly be wonderful if we could go through life without encountering difficulties and challenges. The truth is that the road of life is rarely smooth, nor straight. So, how do we respond to the rough road of life? Some people encounter the tough times with no complaint or wavering, they simply keep moving forward. Some people complain and grumble at the first encounter of difficulty and wonder how they can move forward and simply become stuck.
Amy Moe, the former executive director of the Winner Area Chamber of Commerce, was sentenced to five years in prison for embezzling $20,000.
On a trip to Denver last Sunday, we stopped in Valentine, Neb., for fuel, and I tossed my jacket into the back end of the car. I didn't even look for it again until we returned to Pierre, and a mess of snow late on the next Tuesday. Day and night in Denver, I went without a coat. Every now and then, I checked my phone for tweets and emails.
The following is a list of the six projects, either recently completed or still under construction, that will add a total of 289 apartments or townhomes to Mitchell. The combined cost of all six projects is approximately $16.9 million, according to the city's building permit records. • Edgerton Place, 1111 Edgerton Place; 65 units; completed in late March. • South Point Village, 2301 block of South Capital Street; 52 units; 26 units completed last summer, 26 units completed last fall. • Pheasant Ridge Apartments, 1327 W.
With nearly one staff member for every three kids, Mitchell Technical Institute says it can no longer afford to operate its Child Development Center and is closing the facility. The center will close on May 9 as scheduled on the spring semester's last day, but will not reopen in August, according to Julie Brookbank, MTI's director of marketing and communications. The institute has offered on-site child care since 1986. "We have tried numerous recruitment methods, including advertising for openings to the community," Brookbank said.
Emily Hansen, Mitchell, is one of three Northern State University art students who held their senior exhibition reception on March 31 at the NSU Student Center Gallery. Hansen is an advertising design major with a business minor and is a 2010 graduate of Mitchell High School. Her specialization is in advertising design but will showcase a range of works in advertising design, digital illustrations and photography. She will graduate in May. She is the daughter of Douglas and Holly Hansen, Letcher.
Luke Sheppard, Mitchell, was selected as "Student of the Quarter" for the John Deere Tech Program at Southeast Community College-Milford Campus, Milford, Neb. The award recognizes students who make an effort to excel academically and to improve their job skills while attending SCC. Students receiving this honor must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Job skill evaluation includes the following criteria: good attitude toward staff, peers and the college; good attendance; quality work and ability to work as a team member.
Mitchell Christian School has released the third quarter honor roll for the current academic year. 4.0 HONORS: Juniors: Ellie Bleeker, Emily Schrag. Sophomores: Casey Zoss. Freshmen: Abbie Reynen, Carlie Vander Pol. Seventh Grade: Luke Knutson. 3.5 HONORS Seniors: Wesley Vander Pol, Aaron Lemon, Cassidy Graham. Juniors: Levi Knight, Paul Intare, Cody Gromer, Matthew Feistner. Sophomores: Emily Reynen, Destiny Reimnitz, Kendra Nydam, Majok Kur, Riley Shields. Freshmen: Kaitlyn Asmus, Taylor Lepke, Colette Haag. Eighth Grade: Charlotte Haag, Riley O'Neill, Ben Tegethoff. Seventh Grad
YANKTON -- Mount Marty College nursing students were inducted into the Upsilon Iota Chapter of the Honor Society for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International, on March 2 at the Avera Professional Office Pavilion on the Avera Sacred Heart Campus. Area BSN student inductees are: Gina Ludens, Springfield; and Courtney Miller, Mitchell. An area MSN student inductee is Kim Haines, Alexandria.
PIERRE — The South Dakota Senior Health Information and Insurance Education (SHIINE) program is currently seeking volunteers for all aspects of the SHIINE program. SHIINE will be holding orientation webinars...