Seykora appointed director of Shrine to Music Fund Anita K. Seykora of Sioux Falls has been appointed director of the Annual Fund for America's Shrine to Music Museum at The University of South Dakota in Vermillion. The museum's development office will be located in the historic Pettingill building at 123 … Read Article
Troop 365 wins award Boy Scout Troop 365 of Vermillion won the Best-of-Show Award for the 1999 Southern District Scouterama held at the Yankton Mall on April 10. The Scouterama theme was "Strong Leaders, Strong Values � Character Counts." Troop 365 demonstrated public speaking, displayed great speeches made by famous … Read Article
Celebrates birthday Matt Peters celebrated his 89th birthday April 16. Anyone wishing to send him a card should address it to: Matt Peters, Friendship Village #2, 206 E. 10th Street, Apartment R, Dell Rapids, SD 57022.
Legion will meet at Wagner Legionnaires from Bon Homme, Charles Mix, Clay, Douglas, Hutchinson and Yankton counties will gather Tuesday, April 20, at Wagner for the annual District 7 Spring Convention of the South Dakota American Legion. The Legion business session will start at 8 p.m. in the National Guard … Read Article
Legion Auxiliary will meet April 20 The spring meeting of District #7, American Legion Auxiliary will be held Tuesday, April 20, in Wagner at the Armory. Social hour and registration will be at 6 p.m. and the banquet at 7 p.m. The business meeting will begin at 8 p.m. District … Read Article
Barber will present lecture Elizabeth J.W. Barber, professor of archeology and linguistics at Occidental College in Los Angeles, CA, will be the Lifto-Amundson Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar at The University of South Dakota later this month. Barber will present a talk, "The Mummies of Chinese Turkestan" at 8 p.m., … Read Article
Counseling Assn. elects new officers The South Dakota Counseling Association announces the confirmation of the following officers for the 1999-2000 fiscal year: President � Grace Mims, Vermillion. President-Elect � Sally Turner, Vermillion. Past President � David Johnson, Sioux Falls. Recording Secretary � Sandy Rupiper, Yankton. Treasurer � Sandy Stukel, Burke.
Awards presented during conference The South Dakota Counseling Association announces the winners of its annual awards presented at the 1999 spring conference held March 24-27 in Brookings. Marvin Kemp Award for Excellence in Counseling � Joan England, Vermillion. Mary Lark Humanitarian Award � Kelly Stern, Freeman. E. Gordon Poling Administrator … Read Article
Literary luncheon is April 21 South Dakota literature and history will be combined when Dr. Nancy Moose presents a program on O.E. Rolvaag at the 10th annual Literary Luncheon sponsored jointly by the Friends of the Vermillion Public Library and the South Dakota Humanities Council on Wed-nesday, April 21, in … Read Article
Obituaries Mary Hennies Mary Hennies, 86, formerly of Wagner, died Monday, April 5, 1999, at Prince of Peace Nursing Home, Sioux Falls. Mary Lawless was born Dec. 25, 1912, in Madison. She graduated from Madison High School in 1929 and from Notre Dame Junior College in 1931. She taught school … Read Article