January 2016

WHS class of '71 web The Woonsocket High School Class of 1971 taken at their 30th class reunion at Don’s North Forty in 2001.
Back row: Tim Sandness, Tom Berg, Scott Peterson, Dan Schmiedt, Bob Nielson, Jerome Richardson, John Vetter and Kevin Heald; second row: Mary Steichen Ball, Brad Steichen, Jack Bennett, Julie Beddow Ashworth, Rich Linke, Vicki Berg Linke and David Swenson; front row: Carol Groseth, Darial Parker Hoffman, Leanne Authier, Lynda Howard Steichen, Myrna Hjelm, Janet Hippen Lutter, Margaret Burkel Moody and Kathie Hibbard.

KC Freethrow photo 2016 webCongratulations to the winners in the St. Charles Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest held Sunday, Jan. 24 at the Sanborn Central gym.
These winners advance to the District contest to be held Sunday, Feb. 14 at the Nordby Center in Huron at 1 p.m.
Pictured at left, left to right in back: Madi Moody, Macey Kempf, Tater Moody, Noah Wormstadt; front: Maddie Kempf, Teya Moody, Trey Moody, Mason Moody.

A robbery at the Marlene Hoffman home in Letcher is believed to have occurred Dec. 31, 2015, possibly during Marlene’s husband, Bill’s funeral.
Taken were several Black Hills Gold and gold onyx rings and necklaces with heart-shaped lockets, some jewelry from Avon. Also taken were two jewelry boxes, one tall to hang necklaces with drawers on top; the second had a glass lift lid. Older silverware in a wooden, felt-lined, lift lid display storage box and several bluish teal plates, a platter and glass jar and vase were also taken.
If anyone can provide any tips about this robbery, please contact the Sanborn County Sheriff’s office at 605-796-4511.
The Sheriff’s office also reminds area residents to lock their doors and be cautious about sharing information with the public about when you are leaving or are away from your home. Opportunistic criminals may be watching your movements on social networking sites or other mediums.