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Mattress Firm will celebrate its grand opening on June 21 in Mitchell. A company news release said this store has special meaning for the company's co-founder, Harry Roberts, because the 4,200-square-foot store in the Highland Mall is located in his hometown. All are invited to the opening, where guests will enjoy refreshments, raffle prizes and deep discounts on merchandise throughout the store. The first Mattress Firm opened its doors in Houston on July 4, 1986. Over the past year, the company has already opened two stores in Sioux Falls.
John Dannenbring, of Yankton, who will be a senior this year at Yankton High School, was elected as governor. He defeated Aaron Krumholz of Mitchell.
The $7.5 million project includes a new 500-seat performing arts center, upgraded career and technical education (CTE) space, athletic facilities for wrestling and gymnastics and a weight room. It is the first phase of a $12.6 million plan.
David Muth, 41, of Mitchell, is accused of trying to purchase methamphetamine in a Mitchell parking lot. A South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation agent arrested Muth last week for attempting to buy a controlled substance, a felony which carries a maximum penalty upon conviction of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine. Muth has been associated with his family's company, Muth Electric, in the past and was listed as a vice president as recently as several years ago.
Mitchell Police Department CAD Press Log 6/9/2014 From: 6/6/2014 to 6/9/2014 Call: Incident: Type: Date/Time: 9770 201407858 6/6/2014 0:03 DISORDERLY CONDUCT Press Remarks: OFFICERS SENT TO A REPORT OF A...
The Davison County Commissioners will meet Tuesday at the Davison County Courthouse. The commissioners will meet new 4-H Youth Adviser Amber Erickson.
The Mitchell Board of Education is expected to approve MSH Architects, of Sioux Falls, as the architectural firm for the proposed fine arts center for the Mitchell School District tonight. Approval of the contract would allow the the school to begin design work on the building, estimated to cost the district $13.5 million. The school board will meet tonight in regular session at 5 p.m. at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy building. According to the board's agenda, the district's request for proposal resulted in interest from six firms and four firms submitted three bids.
This image is a postcard showing the former Methodist Episcopal Church in Canistota. The postcard is not dated, but it was taken after the church was built in 1896. The men at the side of the building and the children on the steps are not identified. The first Methodist church services at Canistota were conducted in 1883 by the Rev. J.P. Jenkins. The church was organized in 1884, and services were held in a school building until it burned.
The spring semester dean's list at Dakota Wesleyan University includes 211 students. To qualify for the dean's list, a student must have a semester grade point average of at least 3.5 on a four-point scale.
Kirby Krogman, White River, has been named to the spring 2014 dean's list at Chadron State College, Chadron, Neb. The dean's list requires a grade-point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and students must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours of coursework during the semester to qualify.