Centerville honored by Metro Area leaders

Centerville honored by Metro Area leaders

Jared Hybertson (R), Centerville’s Community and Economic Development Director accepted the award from Tyler Tordsen (L) on behalf of the community of Centerville. (photo/submitted) Donna Rumbaugh | Managing Editor Centerville is making big strides when it comes to community development, and it’s getting noticed!Recently, the tiny town tucked in the south...

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Obituaries

Anita Janette(Olson) Otten

85Sioux Falls, SDApril 4, 2024Anita Janette (Olson) Otten, 85, of Sioux Falls, SD, got to fully see Jesus on Thursday, April 4, 2024. She was born November 7, 1938, at the farm home on the Vermillion River Hill north of Parker, SD, to Harvey and Grace Olson. When she...

Donna Mae Landsman

89Hills, MinnesotaMarch 30, 2024Donna Mae Landsman, age 89, of Hills, Minnesota, formerly of Luverne, died Saturday, March 30, 2024 at the Tuff Memorial Home in Hills. A memorial service will be Saturday, April 13, 2024 at 10:30 AM at Living Rock Church in Luverne...

Sherry Howard

51Viborg SDApril 1, 2024Sherry Howard, 51 of Viborg, passed away on April 1, 2024 at her home. A Memorial Service was held Saturday, April 6, 2024 at the Zion United Methodist Church, Beresford.Sherry Lynn Howard, born on September 5, 1972, passed away peacefully at...

Darlene A. Peterson

96Hurley SDMarch 26, 2024Darlene A. Peterson, 96 of Hurley, died on Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at the Tieszen Memorial Home, Marion. Funeral Service was held Friday, March 29, 2024 at the Hurley United Methodist Church.Darlene A. Peterson was born on April 2, 1927 near...

Marge Olawsky

84Sioux Falls, SDMarch 27, 2024Marge Olawsky, 84, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota passed away on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, at Good Samaritan Society Sioux Falls Center. Funeral services were held April 3, 2024, at Grace Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.Margerine Christine...

Wayne L. Petersen

76Lennox, SDMarch 23, 2024Wayne L. Petersen, 76 of Lennox, passed away on March 23, 2024 at the Dougherty Hospice House in Sioux Falls. Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 4, 2024 at Grace Lutheran Church, Parker. Visitation will begin at 1:00...

Lorraine M. Huth

96Wakonda, SDMarch 24, 2024Lorraine M. Huth, age 96, of Wakonda, SD passed away from natural causes at Wakonda Heritage Manor on March 24, 2024.Lorraine was born April 23, 1927 to Harold and Svea (Johnson) Swanson of Dalesburg, SD. She attended Wakonda High School and...

Matthew W.Collins

52Hoven SDThursday, March 28, 2024Matthew W. Collins, 52, of Hoven, passed away Thursday, March 28, 2024, in Roscoe, SD.A memorial service was held Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at the United Methodist Church, Gettysburg with Pastor Jeff Adel presiding.Matthew Wayne...

Sports

Centerville track off and running

Emery Shubeck, 8th grader, is the new 300m Hurdle school record holder, with a time of 49.44. Previous record was held by Bailey Hansen with a time of 49. 89. Congratulations Emery! (photo/Tricia Eide) Tricia Eide | Centerville Sports The Centerville track team added...

Campbell and Graves dominate hurdles in Vermillion

Andrew Madsen easily clears the bar in the high jump. Madsen would come in 5th with his top height of 5’ 10”. (photo/Faydra Christensen) Faydra Christensen | Viborg-Hurley Sports The boys and girls Cougar Track Teams traveled to the USD campus in Vermillion to compete...

Bearcats named to all conference basketball team

Alan Astleford | Writer The Freeman Academy/Marion Bearcats had two girls and two boys selected to the all conference basketball teams. Freshman Karly Luke and Sophomore Estelle Waltner were on the women’s team. On the men’s team, two Sophomores Jackson Donlan and...

Parker golfers compete in Mitchell

Shane Merrill | Sports The Parker golf team opened their season in Mitchell last week with the boys and girls golf teams competing. On the boys side, Ray Travnicek led the squad with an 88, just out of reach of a medal (84). Other Parker golfers included Landon Wieman...

Parker baseball opens season 1-1

Shane Merrill | Sports The Parker Pheasant baseball team opened their season last week, taking down perennial power Scotland/Menno but falling to Vermillion just one night later.The Pheasants used a balanced attack to defeat the Trappers 4-3 in extra innings, with...

Parker softball falls in inaugural opener

Shane Merrill | Sports The Parker softball team opened their first ever season last Thursday afternoon in front of a packed crowd of onlookers and supporters as the sport kicks off for the Pheasants. Parker is playing a junior varsity schedule and welcomed...

Centerville track preview 2024

2024 centerville track and field team1st row (L-R): Joseph Minks, RyLee Sullivan, Riley Cole, Cole Edberg, MaKayla Heesch, Kiylee Westra, Issac Marohl, Travis Hybertson, Aiden Bobzin, Wyatt Brown, Braden Bjordal, Miles Eide. 2nd row(l-r) Kaleb Minks, Crager Wylie,...

CHS Golf Preview from Head Coach Tate DeJong

2024 CHS Golf teamBack row (L-R) Cole Edberg, Corbin Tople, Nolan Fisher, Jase Brouwer. Front row (L-R) Denver Anderson, Cullen Pollard, Milanna Alakhverdov, Harper Fisher. Not pictured: Brooke Pingrey, Caleb Fisher, Kasen Strand, and Miles Stevens. Tornadoes Golf is...