2019-07-04

2019-07-04 E-Edition

Allen and Jill Kirkham to perform in Pollock at Dairy and Ag Days

Allen and Jill Kirkham from Custer, S.D., are husband and wife and National and International award winning Traditional Western Music performing artists. They will perform during Pollock Dairy & Ag Days on Saturday, July 13 at 3 p.m.. in the Pollock Lutheran Church. The family show will feature singer-song writer Allen Kirkham on vocals, yodels, guitar and mandolin, and Jill […]

Cam Wal holds annual meeting

The 74th annual membership meeting for Cam Wal Electric Cooperative was held at the Selby School Gym on June 25. To start off the day’s events, a delicious pork loin sandwich, homemade potato salad, baked beans and ice cream supper was served to about 260 people at the Selby Opera House. The meal was prepared and served by the Selby […]

Westfield July 4th celebration set

Several events will be held in Westfield on Thursday during their annual 4th of July celebration in honor of the nation’s Independence Day. A Parade will be held at 9:30 a.m. to begin the festivities. A number of activities for kids of all ages will follow the Parade, including Kid’s Games, a Softball Game and the 10th Annual Pie Throwing […]

Following the Trail

Doug Doerr, left, and Parke Smith, right, stopped in Pollock on June 12 as part of their trip following the Lewis and Clark Trail. They headed out from St. Charles, Mo., on May 14, and hope to reach Seaside, Ore., in mid August. The two men met at Virginia Military Institute in 1976, where they formed a friendship that has […]

Karl Deibert Park updates completed

The Karl Deibert City Park Improvement Project is now complete. The final stages were the installation of the bike racks and the additional park signage. The new signage includes the history of the Karl Deibert City Park gift from Karl Deibert along with the history of the improvements over the years and the recognition of the major donors of the […]

Weismantels complete 79 years of service

To Herreid School District

This spring, when Sandy Weismantel decided to retire from teaching, it marked the end of a combined 79 years of teaching and coaching service to Herreid School District 10-1 by her and her husband, Gary. In the fall of 1976, Sandy Ochsner, a recent graduate from teacher’s college, signed on to teach the sixth grade in Herreid. In December of […]

Several area businesses, offices closed for 4th of July Holiday

In commemoration of America’s Independence Day on Thursday, July 4, all government offices and most area businesses will be closed. Businesses and offices which will be closed Thursday include the post offices, the Campbell County Courthouse and NRCS office in Mound City, the Campbell County Bank in Herreid and Pollock and Agtegra in Herreid and Pollock. Herreid businesses which will […]

Public transit meeting set for July 9 at 11 a.m.

There will be a public meeting to discuss the current public transit system in Campbell County and other local needs. The meeting will be held at the Mound City Community Center on Tuesday, July 9, beginning at 11 a.m. Community Transit of Sisseton, which oversees the public transit system in Campbell County, will be facilitating the meeting. Items that may […]

Gun winner

Troy Beck, left, is presented his new Tikka 6.5 Creedmore rifle by Dick Werner of the Herreid Sports Complex Improvement Committee. Jason and Stacy Bauer donated the rifle won by Beck along with a new Savage 6.5 Creedmore rifle that is currently being raffled at The Water Hole to benefit the Herreid Sports Complex Improvement Project. Each gun is raffled […]