Manning selected to homecoming court Colleen Manning of Burbank, daughter of David and Kathy Manning, has been selected to be a member of the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (SDSM&T) M-Week 2000 Homecoming Court. She is a chemical engineering major at SDSM&T. Manning is a member of TONITE … Read Article
Will celebrate Mel and Dorothy Marcotte will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 6 at the Senior Citizens Center in Vermillion. Their children and grandchildren will host the event. The couple requests no gifts.
Birth Brad and Beth Melstad are proud to announce the birth of their daughter, Haleigh Beth Melstad. Haleigh was born April 2, 2000, weighed 3 pounds 12 1/2 ounces and was 17 inches long. She joins one sister, Kyleigh, who is 2 1/2. Grandparents are Gene and Peg Nelsen, Wakonda; … Read Article
Students participate in poster art contest The Clay County VFW Auxiliary #3061 of Vermillion sponsored a poster art contest with the theme "Salute the Stars and Stripes" for students in pre-school through sixth-grade. All schools in Clay County were invited to participate. Dorothy Lane, Americanism chairman, presented monetary awards from … Read Article
Clubs Vermillion Rebeka Lodge #28 The Vermillion Rebeka Lodge #28 held its annual roll call on April 11 at 7:30 p.m. There were 69 members, friends and Odd Fellows present. Ike Baisden was the Master of Ceremony. The Grand Lodge Officers presented were: Col. Dick Youngkrantz, department commander, Lt. Col. … Read Article
Pulpit reflections by Rev. Wayne James The Meaning of the Resurrection The message which is at the heart of the Christian faith, without which there would be no Christianity, is the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. That event is what we celebrate next Lord's Day. That historical happening … Read Article
Quartet will perform at Shrine to Music Museum The Belladonna Baroque Quartet will present "Folias Festivas," a concert of 17th-century Italian music played on original instruments of the period, in the Arne B. Larson Concert Hall at the Shrine to Music Museum on the campus of The University of South … Read Article
Will wed in June Mary Jane and Paul Heine, Vermillion, announce the engagement of their daughter, Tessa Ann, to Dale A. Erdei, son of Steven and Debra Erdei, Omaha, NE. Heine received a bachelor's degree in occupational therapy from Creighton University in 1998. She will graduate May 13 with a … Read Article
Engaged Carrie VenOsdel and Dan Mart of Vermillion announce their engagement. Parents of the couple are Daniel and Lisa VenOsdel of Gayville and Larry and Rosemary Mart of Vermillion. The bride and groom are both employed by the Vermillion School District. A June 3 wedding is planned.
AAL branch honored for community service Aid Association for Lutherans (AAL) Branch #5230, Volin, has been awarded a Gold Star rating in recognition of outstanding community service. The branch is led by Linda Jorgenson, president, Meckling; Lois Steenhoven, recorder, Butch Steenhoven, treasurer, Volin; Marlys Jensen, coordinator, Meckling. The branch is … Read Article