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Randy and Fauna Kappenman, Mitchell, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary at an open house from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 8, at Bittner Community Room, Mitchell. The event is hosted by their family, and the couple request no gifts.
Katherine Lazenby, daughter of Carol and David Lazenby, Mitchell, was recognized at the Honors Convocation held in Smith Chapel on the campus of Simpson College in Indianola, Iowa, on April 24. Lazenby received the Doft Science Honor Award given to students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in the natural sciences.
Krista Evenson and Tyler Moore announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Terry and Gail Evenson, Willow Lake; and Gordon and Trish Moore, Artesian. Krista is a 2004 graduate of Willow Lake High School and a 2009 graduate of South Dakota State University, Brookings, with a degree in early childhood education. She received her master of science degree in curriculum and instruction in 2011 from Black Hills State University, Spearfish.
Jim and Ione Klinger, Mitchell, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary at an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 8, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Mitchell. The event is hosted by their children. Greetings may be sent to 1621 Westview Drive, Mitchell, S.D., 57301.
MacKenzie Mertz, Chamberlain, received her doctor of osteopoathic medicine degree on May 24, at the Hy-Vee Hall, Iowa Events Center, Des Moines. She is the daughter of Tim and Julie Mertz, Chamberlain.
The 127th Spring Commencement at the University of South Dakota, Vermillion, was held on May 10. These area students received associate's, bachelor's, master's or doctor's degrees during the ceremony. Alexandria: Jared Bartscher; Armour; Michael Nour; Courtney Ziebart; Avon: Earvin Archambeau; Michaela Meiers; Matthew Yost; Bonesteel: Susan Umberger; Bridgewater: Tyler Gillen; Brule: Steven Tecker; Burke: Suzanne Pranger; Kelsea Sutton; Canistota: Alyssa Marquardt; Chamberlain: Aaron Fox; Zachary Koenig; Amanda Mahnke; Melissa McConniel, David Willrodt; Corsica: Steven Blom; Erik Muckey, Tif
Linda and Dave Wosje, Mitchell, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 6. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 1150 Sunset Road, Mitchell, S.D., 57301.
VERMILLION -- Kayla Haines, Mitchell, was recently inducted into the South Dakota chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. It was the 37th new member installation of the University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine's chapter. Alpha Omega Alpha is the only national honor medical society in the world.
Steven Davis, Winner, was awarded his master of science degree in nursing at ceremonies held May 17 at Briar Cliff University, Sioux City, Iowa.
PIERRE — Seniors from South Dakota high schools have been named cash prize winners in an essay contest coordinated by the South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation, Division of Securities. "How to Create Financial Independence by Understanding Five Principles of Investing" was the theme of the investor education and protection initiative.