Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for Jan. 22 through Jan. 28. 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).
BROOKINGS — SDSU Extension and Farm Service Agency (FSA) will host informational Farm bill meeting at 1:30 p.m.
Auditions for the Dakota Players production of Space School Musical will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at the Pepsi Cola Theatre for the Performing Arts, Mitchell Dakota Players wants to guide the young talent of the Mitchell area through a fun-filled, motivating week of theatre magic. Space School Musical is designed with suitable parts for every age, skill and experience level involved. Five days of intensive rehearsals will be held in which the lines, staging, songs and even dances will be learned, culminating in an unforgettable performance.
Parent-Teacher Conference will be held Feb. 5 for Mitchell Middle School and Longfellow Elementary School in Mitchell. The conference schedule has been finalized for those staff members who travel between the two buildings. A list of the scheduled times for each building is as follows: Longfellow Elementary. Conferences will be held from 3:30 to 9 p.m. The following staff will be available at these designated times: Mrs. Schoenfelder, music, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Mrs. Eitemiller, (PE), 3:30 to 8 p.m.; Mrs.
LEAGUE: Tuesday Morning Seniors (1/27) INDIVIDUAL HIGH SCRATCH SCORES: MEN: L. Polreis, 203 239, 177 619; G. Uecker, 162, 160, 239, 561. WOMEN: V. Klose, 210 157 150 517; M. Schuvers, 214, 146, 141, 501. TEAM HIGH SCORES WITH HANDICAP: Klose-Robertson, 445, 438, 380, 1,273; Yutrzenka-Schuvers, 442, 400, 391, 1,233; Bruna-Uecker, 333, 397, 473, 1,183. LEAGUE: Tuesday Nite Gals (1-27) INDIVIDUAL HIGH SCRATCH SCORES: Lois Bialas, 141, 185, 178m 504; Deb Toomey, 147, 179 155, 480; Diana Jerke, 181, 139, 155, 475. TEAM HIGH SCORES WITH HANDICAP: KMIT, 799, 787.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Kristi Noem's bipartisan Human Trafficking Prevention, Intervention, and Recovery Act was passed Tuesday by the U.S. House of Representatives. "Human trafficking is happening in our backyard and we must address it," Rep. Noem said in a statement. "The legislation passed (Tuesday) targets trafficking from multiple angles. First, I'm hopeful my bill will give caregivers, state law enforcement officers, and others the tools they need to prevent trafficking in our communities.
SIOUX FALLS — The South Dakota Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals fosters professionalism and high ethical standards, promotes networking among fundraisers and offers opportunities for continuing education. Elected to the 2015 Board of Directors are officers: President, Catherine Forsch, Sioux Falls; President-Elect, Bruce Blumer, CFRE, Sioux Falls; Vice President, Jason Lemke, Sioux Falls; Treasurer/Secretary, Corey Camp, Sioux Falls; and Past President, Connie Olson, CFRE, Rapid City. Directors serving at-large are Kathy Larson, Madison; Brian Loken, LifeQuest, T
The following divorces were granted in Davison County between Dec. 23 and Jan. 21: • Jason Norgaard, Alexandria; Patricia Norgaard, Mitchell. • Eric Larry Lofgren, Dimock; Kimberly Jo Lofgren, Mitchell. • Meghan Spelbring, formerly known as Meghan Wegehaupt, Mitchell; Brandon J. Wegehaupt, Mitchell.
The following marriage licenses were issued in Davison County for weddings between Dec. 20 and Jan. 9. • Joshua Keith, 36, Mitchell; Marie Matthews, 44, Mitchell. • James Wiegand, 39, Mitchell; Kaylee Steffel, 27, Mitchell. • Zachariah Kalovsky, 21, Mitchell; Rianna Rothenberger, 24, Yankton.
SIOUX FALLS — The South Dakota Corn Growers Association recognized outstanding achievements in the promotion of farmers, service to agriculture, legislative issues and public outreach during the organization's 29th annual meeting Jan. 17 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. The association honored Culver's restaurants as Most Valuable Player in Agriculture; Bryan Jorgensen, of Ideal, for Excellence in Agriculture; retiring State Sen. Larry Rhoden, of Union Center, for Outstanding Legislative Leadership; and Mary Kennedy, of DTN, for Excellence in Public Outreach.