The following cases were disposed in Davison County Magistrate Court between July 6 and July 20 • Gary Dean Fessler, 51, Mitchell; false record keeping, $60 fine; $60 costs. • Aaron Robert Hanson, 19, Mitchell; exhibition driving, $54 fine; $66 costs. • Craig Warrington, 40, Sioux Falls; no proper license plates on vehicle; $54 fine; $66 costs. • Phyllis Jean Foster, 70, Fountain Valley, Calif.; speeding on interstate highway; $59 fine; $66 costs. • Kerry B.
The Up and Get It 4-H Club members and their families met July 21 at Hitchcock Park for a picnic supper. The members discussed Achievement Days, selling BBQ tickets and...
Attorney General Marty Jackley announced that the James Valley Drug Task Force has been awarded $15,490 to be used for an video/audio recording system to be used in drug investigations. The money was awarded out of the drug control fund. The award will assist local law enforcement in drug control and apprehension purposes.
Two area students recently received scholarships through the Associated General Contractors of South Dakota Highway-Heavy Utilities Chapter. Winners and their amounts are: Brandon Warnke, Gregory High School graduate, attending Mitchell Technical Institute, $250; Luke Olson, Mitchell Christian High School graduate, attending South Dakota State University, $750. Winners were required to be enrolled in a two-year, post-secondary school or college/university, majoring in a career field directly related to the construction industry.
Taylor Geppert, Kimball, received a master's of science degree in animal physiology during summer graduation ceremonies held at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Paxten Johnson, Gregory, was named to the spring 2015 president's list at Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa. To be named to the list, a student must earn a straight-A GPA of 4.0 for the semester.
LINCOLN, Neb.—The University of Nebraska-Lincoln granted degrees to nearly 750 students during the summer all-university commencement held Aug. 15 at Pinnacle Bank Arena, Lincoln. Krista Marie Klosterman, Mitchell, received her master of science degree; and Emily Sue Romkema, Springfield, receiver her master of arts degree for teachers.
Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for Oct. 20 through Oct. 26. Individuals can file Chapter 7 petitions (asking that debts be liquidated); Chapter 12 (a simplified reorganization method for farmers and ranchers whose gross debt does not exceed $1.5 million); and Chapter 13 (a plan to repay some debts in three to five years).
Three area people will be inducted into the South Dakota Country Music Hall of Fame during the South Dakota State Fair in Huron. Gary Gibson, of Tyndall; Pete "Bud" Donker, of Stickney; and Sam Tulio, of Mitchell, will receive their awards at 6 p.m. on Sept. 6 at the Farm Bureau Dakotaland Stage. Other highlights of the Sept. 6 program include: • Updates on the progress of the upgrades to the museum, located in Lennox. • Presentation of the 2015 CD of the Year Award. • Performances by a house band of prior inductees. Inductees are nominated by their peers, friends and family.
ELO Prof. LLC has announced the addition of three new employees to its Mitchell office. Kourtney Hauge has joined as accounting support. Hauge's responsibilities will include processing client payrolls, interim financial statements, various tax reports, year-end W-2s and 1099s and focusing on the agribusiness accounting support. She is a graduate of the University of South Dakota, Vermillion, with a bachelor of health science degree with minors in psychology and applied sciences. Also joining as accounting support is Mary Beyer.