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Ten area communities lost phone service on Tuesday after a fiber optic line was damaged near Freeman, according to officials. Greg Olson, director of member services for Golden West Telecommunications, said contractors were working on a fiber optic line build when they hit a primary line a little after 8:15 a.m. Tuesday near the Freeman central office. That cut phone service to customers in Lower Brule, Marion, Armour, Gregory, White River, Burke, Murdo, Menno, Winner and Freeman, officials said.
CHAMBERLAIN — Authorities say a missing Davison County Jail inmate is back in custody after being arrested in Brule County. Bradley Alan Jordan, 53, of Mitchell, was taken into custody by authorities Monday night after being arrested on escape and stolen vehicle charges, according to Davison County Jail Administrator Don Radel. Jordan was taken into the Brule County Jail in Chamberlain and was held there overnight. Authorities were looking for Jordan after he did not return from a work release shift May 2, to work at Performance Pet Products in Mitchell and believed he was driving a R
Authorities are looking for a Davison County Jail work release inmate after he failed to return to jail Saturday. Bradley Alan Jordan, 53, of Mitchell, was released at 6:30 a.m. Saturday, to work a shift at Pet Performance in Mitchell. He was released from work earlier than scheduled and did not return to jail, according to a Davison County Sheriff's Department news release. Jordan is 5-foot-5, weighs 170 pounds, has brown hair and hazel eyes.
The Davison County Commission will discuss veterans homes needs in Hot Springs at its regular meeting to be held at 9 a.m.
Frank (Jim) Friedrick, of Mitchell, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Thursday, May 7. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 501 E. 12th Ave., Mitchell, S.D., 57301.
Steven and Norma Schrank, Mitchell, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 9. Their family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 41010 259th St., Mitchell, S.D., 57301.
YANKTON — Polly Nedved, Yankton, formerly of Mitchell, will celebrate her 90th birthday at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 9, at the Kelly Inn, Yankton.
PARKSTON — Clarence Tiede, Parkston will celebrate his 95th birthday on Saturday, May 9. His family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 306 N. Lafayette St., Parkston, S.D., 57366.
SIOUX FALLS—Gerri Johnson, Sioux Falls, formerly of Mitchell, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Thursday, May 7. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to 1800 S. Dorothy Ave., 5A, Sioux Falls, S.D., 57106.
HOWARD — Jim McCain, Howard, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Thursday, May 7. A card shower is requested. Greetings may be sent to Box 331, Howard, S.D., 57349.