June 2017

The Woonsocket Water Festival committee has chosen local World War II veterans for this year’s parade marshals.  Veterans include: Ken L Anderson, Patrick Cahill, Robert Kappel, Lawrence (Larry) Miller, Martin Andersen Jr., and Wayne Steichen.

MITCHELL —  Dakota Wesleyan University, Mitchell, has announced its 2017 spring dean’s list.
The following student(s) from Sanborn County have been named to the dean’s list:
Candace Page-Marten, of Artesian, was a senior at DWU and majored in nursing. She is the daughter of Jane Page-Marten, Artesian.
Morgan Selland, of Forestburg, is a sophomore at DWU majoring in biochemistry and psychology. She is the daughter of Barry and Shelly Selland.
Rex Schlicht, of Woonsocket, is a freshman at DWU majoring in elementary education. He is the son of Shelley Schlicht, Woonsocket.
To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must have a semester grade point average of at least 3.5 on a four-point scale. They also have to complete at least 12 hours of academic work during the semester.

On Sunday, the Mathis Reunion was held at the community center in Letcher.  All of Ruby Mathis’ children, Bill Mathis, Bob Mathis, Elaine Sorenson and Linda Powell, attended the reunion along with four grandsons, Kyle Mathis, Nolan Mathis, Michael Sorenson and Mark Sorenson and two great-grandchildren, Jackson and Kinsley Sorenson.

…See a picture in this week’s issue of the Sanborn Weekly Journal.