Celebrating Centerville Tornado Days

Celebrating Centerville Tornado Days

Possibly the best dressed 4-pack on the course during the Tornado Days Golf Tournament: Andy Nelson, Adam Hanssen, Stephen Hinrich, and Allen “Scooby” Skotvold. (Photo/Tricia Eide) Tricia Eide | Writer Another Tornado Days 2024 has come and gone. With the forecasted weather, it was supposed to be raining and cool for most of the days, but the weather held...

I-W youth open smoothie shop in Wakonda

I-W youth open smoothie shop in Wakonda

Maizy waits to take orders at the smoothie stand she started with her older sister (Photo/Riva Sharples). Riva Sharples | Writer Two sisters have started a smoothie business in...

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16U routes Baltic

16U routes Baltic

Landon Wieman talks with third base coach Mitch Schaeffer against Baltic (Photo/Submitted by...

Obituaries

Mary Ann Swensen

82Yankton SDJuly 4, 2024Mary Ann Swensen, 82, Yankton SD, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2024 at Sacred Heart Hospital, Yankton SD, with family by her side. No public services will be held. Arrangements by Hofmeister Jones Funeral Home.   Mary Ann was born on...

Hazel Nikole Sherard

7Hurley, SDJuly 3, 2024Hazel Sherard, age 7, went to see Jesus on Wednesday, July 3, 2024 from a farm accident.  Services for Hazel will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at Spring Valley Lutheran Church, rural Viborg with visitation from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday...

Marjorie Sanborn

96Sioux Falls, SDJune 15, 2024Marjorie Sanborn, 96 of Sioux Falls, formerly of Hurley, passed away on June 15, 2024 at the Dow Rummel Retirement Home, Sioux Falls. Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2024 at the First Baptist Church, Viborg....

Robert “Bobby” Boe

72Lennox, SDJune 26, 2024Robert “Bobby” Boe, age 72, died Wednesday, June 26, 2024 surrounded by his family at Ava’s House in Sioux Falls, SD. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, July 2, 2024 at First English Lutheran Church, Lennox, SD. Robert was born on February...

Doris Jean Pahl

93Brookings, SDJune 7, 2024Doris Jean Pahl, 93, of Brookings, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2024, at the Brookings Hospital.  Funeral services were held on Friday, June 14, 2024, at the First United Methodist Church in Brookings.  Burial followed the service at...

Doris Jean Pahl

93Brookings, SDJune 7, 2024Doris Jean Pahl, 93, of Brookings, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2024, at the Brookings Hospital.  Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 14, 2024, at the First United Methodist Church in Brookings at 10:30 a.m.  Burial will...

Howard Hoogshagen

98Monroe, SDJune 3, 2024Howard Hoogshagen, 98 of Monroe, passed away on June 3, 2024 at the Oakview Terrace in Freeman. Memorial Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2024 at Hofmeister-Jones Funeral Home, Parker. Arrangements provided by...

Robert “Bob” Hass

97Lakewood, COMay 27, 2024Robert “Bob” Hass, 97, formerly of Parker, died Monday, May 27, 2024 at his home in Lakewood, Colorado.  Funeral services were held on Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at the United Methodist Church in Parker, with burial with military rites following...

Sports

Parker teeners upset Dell Rapids

Marquice Bortnem rounds third to score against Dell Rapids (Photo/Submitted by Kirsten Wieman) Shane Merrill | Parker Sports The Parker 14U teener team took on Dell Rapids last week in two separate games, toppling the league tourney champs 11-3 and 11-7.In their first...

Viborg-Hurley’s Nelson named to All-State Softball Team

(LEFT) Charley Nelson is ready to track down the ball at her shortstop position. (Photo/Faydra Christensen) Faydra Christensen | Viborg-Hurley Sports Viborg-Hurley junior Charley Nelson was selected to the Class B softball all-state team, as selected by the South...

Viborg-Hurley’s Novak earns top track honors

Coach Novak watches the high jump.  Coach Novak worked with Viborg-Hurley students in jumps, along with other track and field disciplines.  (Photo/ Faydra Christensen) Faydra Christensen | Viborg-Hurley Sports The South Dakota Cross Country and Track and Field Coaches...

16U routes Baltic

Landon Wieman talks with third base coach Mitch Schaeffer against Baltic (Photo/Submitted by Kirsten Wieman) Shane Merrill | Parker Sports The 16U senior teeners baseball team traveled to Baltic last week and came away with a big 18-0 victory over the Bulldogs. The...

Parker Teeners topple IW-VH

Shane Merrill | Parker Sports The Parker teeners had two games and one rainout last week.First, the Pheasants faced off against Madison Gold, and saw just how dangerous the Bulldogs can be. Both teams were knotted in the third inning, 1-1 but Madison added one run and...

Parker 16U teeners edge Tri-Valley

Myles Meyer plays first base after his grand slam against Tri-Valley (Photo/Kirsten Wieman) Meyer hits grand slam Shane Merrill | Parker Sports The 16U teeners were in action in one game last week, as they faced off against Tri-Valley who finished in the top-four in...

Parker hosts softball tourney

A player from the Centerville team takes a swing. (Photo/Faydra Christensen) Shane Merrill | Parker Sports The Parker Rec Complex was buzzing last weekend as Parker hosted the annual South East South Dakota softball league tournament with 25 teams in total...

Parker softball third

The Parker 14U team came in third in the annual league tournament. (Photo/Submitted) Shane Merrill | Parker Sports The Parker 14U softball team came to play last Saturday taking home third in the annual league tournament that was hosted in Parker. The Pheasants have...