October 28th, 2014
Valley City's Marketplace Foods and Leevers Foods are both running Stuff the Truck campaigns this year to help fill the shelves of the Barnes County Food Pantry during the holidays.
The two campaigns are not connected with each other. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Varsity, starring Austin Lura, Collin Lura, Drew Oberlander, Levi Nix and Matthew Lyter, drew Griggs County in Saturdayâ€™s first match, winning 5-0. Levi Nix finished at four strikes, four spares and two errors and a team-high 80 percent.
Taking on the West Fargo Stars in Match 2, Valley City won, 3-2, in alternating games.
Maia Wendel fell, 6-2, 6-0, to Christine Sayler in 18U Singles on Friday, Saturday and Sunday's tournament.
Evan Haglund fell, 6-3, 6-1, to Samuel Rath and to Adam Durrani, 6-2, 6-4, in 14U Singles.
Wendel (left) and Rachel Schueneman (right) fell, 7-5, 6-1, to Jenna Forknell and Maria Wanzek in 16U Doubles but, with a 6-0, 6-1 win over Sophie Keelin and Anna Frie, took second place.
Finding a way to win yields the same result as a sweep, especially on Senior Night.
Abby Undemâ€™s 12 kills, four digs and four blocks and Shelby Brownâ€™s six kills and four blocks helped upstart Barnes County North sink the Pirates of Kidder County, 3-1 (22-25, 27-25, 25-21, 25-20), for their third win in their last five regular matches after only two in their first 11.
Read this story in Tuesday's Times-Record.
The proposed Valley City Health, Wellness and Physical Education Center should be able to operate on its own revenue and membership fees would be similar to monthly membership fees at the current Valley City Recreation Center Fitness Center, according to planners at a public meeting Monday. Read more about the proposed wellness center in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Andrew Miklas was sentenced Monday in Barnes County District Court to 8 1/2 years in prison for committing the arson that destroyed Faith Lutheran Church in Valley City in October, 2013. Miklas was also sentenced to five years probation and ordered to pay over $7,000 in fines plus restitution.
Miklas' accomplice, Nicole Lindermann, 19, of Kathryn, received a suspended one-year sentence and five years supervised probation because she cooperated with law enforcement.
George French of Valley City (far right) and his children (from left) Severyn Javlyn, Samantha, Savanah and Jordyn enjoy beautiful weekend with time-out at Valley City City Park. The unseasonably warm weather will turn cooler again this week.
A mother and daughter teamed up to host a fashion show and help the Valley City Hi Lites Dance Team. The Thursday evening show at Sabir's featured girls from the team, coached by Megan Gilbertson, and other women from the community modeling clothing and accessories from the Catwalk Boutique inside Central Hair Studio, owned by Megan's mom Ona Barnett. More in Monday's Times-Record.
Goblins and witches will be welcome Halloween evening at Valley City State University's McCoy Hall for a Trick-or-Treating event Thursday, Oct. 31. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Jamestown/Stutsman Development Corp. has made available 30 to 40 acres of land it owns in Spiritwood Township it believes would be perfect to house people who will construct a $3 billion CHS nitrogen fertilizer plant near the Stutsman/Barnes County border. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.