Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for Dec. 11 through Dec. 17. 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).
Dine-A-Nite met Dec. 2 at the Ramada with 21 members present. Hostesses were Pauline Hohn, Kaye Kummer and Norma Wilson. Officers for 2015 will be Judi Titze, president; Kay Kummer, vice president; Sharon Rehorst, secretary-treasurer; Dottie Stahl, courtesy; Eliane Rickel, publicity. Hostesses for 2015 were also drawn. Canasta was played at five tables. Card prizes went to Jessie Garness, Dottie Stahl and Louise Metz. Door prize to Louise Metz.
South Dakota's Sen John Thune, R-S.D., didn't get the lead out, but kept it in. Thune, co-chair of the Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus, announced Wednesday that the omnibus appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2015 includes an provision championed by Thune preventing the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating lead in ammunition and fishing tackle for one year. "This is a big win for sportsmen and women in our state," Thune said.
HURON — Seventeen rural youth were recognized with the Torchbearer honor during the 2014 South Dakota Farmers Union State Convention. This is the highest honor South Dakota Farmers Union awards youth members. The Torchbearer award recognizes a youth's commitment to their community, their state and the organization, as well as the leadership skills they have developed through Farmers Union youth programming, explains Bonnie Geyer, SDFU education director. "This is an honor they all strive for and work toward.
Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for Nov. 20 through Nov. 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).
JOHN PAUL II ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Monday — Hot dog, broccoli with cheese, apple, milk. Tuesday — Tator tot hotdish, homemade bread, green beans, peaches, milk. Wednesday — Bologna sandwich, baby carrots, sweet potato fries, strawberry cup, milk. Thursday — Texas straw hat, lettuce/cheese, refried beans, corn bread, mandarin oranges, milk. Friday — Mac-n-cheese, banana bread, peas, fruit, chocolate milk. MITCHELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS Monday — Chicken patty on bun, sweet potato fries, steamed green beans, kiwi. Tuesday — BBQ chicken flatbread, carrots
With winter here, the city of Mitchell would like to review the snow removal policy. Whenever the city receives two or more inches of snow, vehicles must be removed from the snow emergency routes. These are marked by snow emergency route signs. Vehicles not removed will be ticketed and towed from these signed areas. Plowing will be continuous until the snow stops and these streets are cleared curb to curb. As soon as conditions permit, plowing will commence on east-west streets. Vehicles must be removed or they too will be ticketed and towed.
The following divorces were granted in Davison County between Oct. 21 through Nov. 25. • David Russell Constant, Mitchell; Darcy Diane Constant, Mitchell • Jeana L. Daley, Ethan; Jeremy Daley, Mitchell. • Tara Jo Mehlbrech, Mitchell; Brandon Scott Mehlbrech, Freeman. • Abdual Tujuma Ward, Sioux Falls; Shanna Ann Ward, Mitchell. • Peter John Wendelboe, Dimock; Danielle Loraine Soulek, Highmore. • Jason Morrow, Forsyth, Mont.; Cortney Lynn Morrow, Mitchell. • Ronald D. Werner, Brookings; Denise Joan Werner, Mitchell. • James Elmer Mann, Parkston; Teresa Mann, Parkston.
BROOKINGS — South Dakota State University admissions representative Carley McMacken will travel to several high schools to speak to students about attending SDSU.
The following marriage licenses were issued in Davison County for weddings between Ovt. 18 through Nov. 14 • Chase Mackey, 28, Mitchell; Rebecca VonEye, 25, Mitchell. • Randall Rasmussen, 25, Mitchell; Jessica Rasmussen, 39, Mitchell. • Aaron Miller, 30, Mitchell; April Hansen, 29, Mitchell.