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Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

Conrad and Erma Meyer were guests last weekend in the home of their daughter, Karen, Haley and Rame Gearhart of Ramona. They celebrated Haley's 20th birthday.

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

The Lake Andes Public Library was notified recently of the library being recognized by Save the Children and First Book during National Library Week by being awarded a $1,000 grant to use to help c

The Avon School Board Election was held on Tuesday, April 13th.

Bridgette Muller retained her seat with 135 Votes (Awarded three year board term.)

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

On Friday, April 16th Andes Central 6th-12th grade band and vocal presented "The unDinner Show". Due to Covid, they could not perform their Annual Dinner Theatre.

Sports

The Avon track team hosted the Avon Invitational Track meet on a chilly Friday afternoon. The results are as follows:

Boys Results:

1600 Meter Run

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

Brady Bierema safely slides into third base during their game at Wagner on a beautiful Sunday afternoon. Bierema is a member of the Bon Homme Baseball team. Photo by Barb Pechous.

Jaden Peters traveled to Mitchell this past Saturday, April 17, to compete in the Corn Palace Relays where he continued his ascent up the pole-vaulting leader board in South Dakota High School hist

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

Nolan Dvorak attempts to get the out at 2nd base. Photos by Barb Pechous

Opinion

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

My grandmother was a lively, caring, wonderful woman, who remained very active late in her life.

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

While we South Dakotans are among the most fortunate people in the world, we often take things for granted without fully realizing just what we have. Such is the case with our turkey hunting.

The SDSU Extension office is pleased to announce that Michael J. Koranda has filled the role of 4-H Youth Program Advisor March 1.

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

PROVERBS 13:7 There is that maketh himself rich, yet hath nothing: there is that maketh himself poor, yet hath great riches."(KJV)

Lifestyle

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

Photos by Jenna Hemenway

Avon held their Dinner Theater and Show on Saturday, April 17th. Photos by Melissa Storley

Apr 21, 2021 - 00:00

1911 - 110 Years Ago

The 1911 Ball Team will be managed by R. Sawyer with Harold Reaney as Captain. The new name for the baseball team is the Avon Packers.

Andes Central students attended the FFA State Convention in Rapid City Sunday, April 11 through Tuesday, April 13th.

Obituaries

Apr 14, 2021 - 00:00

Patricia Ann Dillon, 77, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother passed away Thursday, March 25, 2021.

Apr 14, 2021 - 00:00

Norma Colby, 95, of Grand Island, formerly of Aurora passed away March 2, 2021 at Tiffany Square Care Center with her family by her side.

Apr 14, 2021 - 00:00

A funeral service for Richard Honomichl, age 80 formerly of Pleasantville, was held Tuesday, April 13 at the Mason Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Pleasantville Cemetery.

Apr 14, 2021 - 00:00

Roland L. Jespersen of Lake Andes, after a long illness passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2021 in his home. He was 85 years old.