March 6th, 2014
Valley City State senior forward Brittany Lehner was named First Team All Conference Tuesday night by the North Star Athletic Association league office.
A 5-foot-10-inch forward from Watertown, S.D., Lehner is one of five players to receive First Team honors in womenâ€™s basketball after averaging 18 points and 7.2 rebounds per game this season and shooting 59.1 percent from the field, the fourth-best shooting percentage in NAIA Division II basketball.
Read this story in Friday's Times-Record.
Jean M. Miller, 95, Valley City, ND died Monday, March 3, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center. A memorial service and celebration of her life will be held at Sheyenne Riverbend Farm on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 4:00 PM.
Jean Margaret Pederson was born April 30, 1918 in Valley City, the daughter of Carl and Elna Pederson. She attended King School in Marsh township and graduated high school from the Normal School in Valley City.
On September 25, 1937 she was united in marriage to William â€śBevoâ€ť Miller in Valley City. They farmed together, raising dairy cattle and small grains.
Diane Baarstad, left, and Kathy Martin, center, of the Sheyenne Valley Friends of Animals, and Sophia Hansen show dog Meeka some love Wednesday at the North Dakota Winter Show's dog day.
The SVFA and Jamestown-based rescue group Prairie Paws Rescue were at the Winter Show with dogs available for adoption alongside a dog stunt team, Canine Stars, which performed three shows throughout the day.
Barnes County Commissioners are encouraging small Barnes County communities to establish house numbers and street names or numbers in an attempt to make it easier for first responders and fire departments to respond to emergency calls. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Open Door Center wants to spread the word to end the R-word. Wednesday, residents and staff at the Open Door Center in Valley City donned shirts saying "Shred the R-Word" in an effort to raise awareness about the hurtfulness surrounding the word "retarded."
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Marion Lyons Clover, age 96 of Eckelson, ND died Wednesday March 5, 2014 at the Sheyenne Care Center in Valley City. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 PM, Saturday, March 8 at Our Saviorâ€™s Lutheran Church in Sanborn, ND with Rev. Mark Haines officiating. Visitation will be from 4-7 PM Friday at the Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home and one hour prior to services Saturday at the church. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Sanborn, ND later in the spring.
Meeting Tuesday, Barnes County Commissioners voted 4-1 to add a seventh road officer to the Barnes County Sheriff Department. Commissioner John Froelich voted no. More in Wednesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Customers who visited Valley City's Shopko Hometown store from Dec. 1 through Dec. 24, 2013, helped contribute $2,000 to the Valley City Public School District.
More in Wednesday's Times-Record.
Elva Dittmer, age 88, of Valley City died Mar. 2nd at the Sheyenne Care Center. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 AM Friday, March 7, 2014 at the Congregational United church of Christ with Rev. David Hartson officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 PM Thursday at the Lerud-Schuldt Funeral Home and one hour prior to services Friday at the church. Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery later in the spring.
Class B Girls Regional Tournament Schedule
Region 1 Tournament
Maple Valley (2nd place District 2) vs. North Sargent (3rd place District 1), 4:30 p.m. March 10 at North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton, N.D.
Region 3 Tournament
Barnes County North (4th place District 5) vs. South Border (District 6 winner), 6 p.m. March 10 at Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock High School
LaMoure/Litchville-Marion (District 5 winner) vs. Linton/HMB (4th place District 6), 3 p.m. March 10 at Hazelton-Moffit-Braddock High School