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Mitchell Police Department CAD Press Log 3/17/2014 From: 3/14/2014
Danika Pollreisz, Ethan High School, was recently named a Touchstone Energy Cooperatives' Scholar of the Week. Loren Noess, general manager from Central Electric Cooperative Association, presented the cash award to Pollreisz at Ethan High School on March 10. She is the daughter of Roger and Deanna Pollreisz. Pollreisz was nominated for the award by Ethan High School Principal Tim Hawkins. Nominations are based on excellence in the classroom and service in the community.
The Davison County Commission will meet Tuesday and be introduced to a new sheriff's deputy hired to increase security at the Davison County Courthouse in Mitchell. The commission meeting will begin at 9 a.m. at the courthouse. In January, the commission approved the hiring of a new deputy in an effort to improve the security at the courthouse. Following is the full agenda: • 9 a.m.: Call to order, Pledge of Allegiance, approval of minutes, citizens' input. • 9:30 a.m.: Highway bids opened. • 10 a.m.: Weed chemical bids opened.
Dakota Improved Seed Company also known as Disco Seeds, Inc., was organized in 1903 under leadership of W. A. Wheeler. The warehouse was located at 800 N. Lawler next to the Omaha railroad tracks. The card shown was sent out in 1912 for customers to return with their orders written on the back for the company. The business was purchased by Tri-State Milling Company, of Rapid City, in 1947, sold to the Pawnee Corporation, Pipestone, Minn., in 1969, and was purchased by Al Williams Corporation, Sioux City, Iowa, in 1974. Disco Seeds went out of business late 1980s, and was torn down about 1990.
A total of 359 students at Mitchell Technical institute have been placed on the fall semester 2013 president's list, according to MTI President Greg Von Wals. A GPA of 3.5 or higher is required to receive this honor. Included on the president's list are: Accounting: Hayley Dunlavy, Andover; Amelia Foster, Estelline, Cody Hall, Lauren Linville, Mitchell; Rachel Konechne, Platte; Erin Rusher, Carthage; Elizabeth White Hat, Rosebud.
“He would not enjoy watching one of our games.” — Waconia (Minn.) High School girls’ basketball coach Carl Pierson, on the difference between his team’s “Fun and Gun” style and the defense taught by his former high school coach, Gary Munsen.
HARTFORD -- Jo Christensen, Hartford, formerly of Mitchell, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, March 22. Her family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 305 W. Fifth St., No. 108, Hartford, S.D., 57033.
PARKSTON -- Harold Nearhood, Parkston, will celebrate his 89th birthday on Wednesday, March 19. Greetings may be sent c/o Bormann Manor, 401 Glynn Drive, Room 202, Parkston, S.D., 57366.
JOHN PAUL II ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Monday — Pancake on a stick, mini cinnamon roll, baby cakes, fruit juice, orange, milk. Tuesday — Hamburger, French fries, peas, applesauce, milk. Wednesday — Soft shell taco, lettuce/cheese, refried beans, corn bread, fruit, milk. Thursday — Spring Break Friday — Spring Break MITCHELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS Monday — Hamburger, sweet potato tots, steamed mixed vegetables, pineapple. Tuesday — Tater tot casserole, whole wheat dinner roll, steamed corn, banana.
Here is a list of the career points scored by Tom, Chris and Alan Miller and their children while playing for Dakota Wesleyan University and Mitchell High School basketball teams. Prior to Friday's state tournament game that Macy was playing in, the 11 Millers totaled a combined 13,653 points. Dakota Wesleyan University Tom: 1,405 Chris: 1,863 Alan: 2,920 *DWU's all-time career scoring leader. Jade: 457 Mitchell High School Ryan: 789 Jared: 615 Mike 1,743 *Mitchell High School's all-time career scoring boys' leader.