May 2nd, 2014
Movieland Video will close in June after 30 years in business in Valley City. Tammy Devitt, who owns the business with her husband Barry, said the last rental date will be June 14, and the store will provide new releases every week until they close.
More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Hi-Liner junior Jared Lentz tied for sixth place with an 82 and Valley City took seventh with a 363 at Thursdayâ€™s 10-team Eastern Dakota Conference meet at Grand Forks Country Club.
Valley City sophomore Collin Hoss shot a 92, freshman Levi Nix a 93, freshman Drew Oberlander a 96, senior Dustin Miller a 97 and junior Ian Schweitzer a 102.
West Fargo finished first with a 319, and Packer freshman Cole Johnson took first in individual competition at 76.
Valley City State menâ€™s basketball has added a sure-handed point guard to its 2014 recruiting class.
Viking head coach Jeff Kaminsky announced Wednesday that Alex Quist, a 5-foot-11-inch point guard from Western Dakota Association champion Bismarck Century High School, has signed a letter of intent to play basketball for the Vikings and attend classes at VCSU this fall.
Read this story in Friday's Times-Record.
Valley City State sophomore Jenna Coghlan is the North Star Athletic Association Womenâ€™s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week, senior Jordan Aus is the Menâ€™s Outdoor Co-Field Athlete of the Week, and senior Philip Reuer is the Menâ€™s Outdoor Co-Track Athlete of the Week after stellar performances at Saturdayâ€™s Al Cassel Relays in Valley City.
Coghlan, of Valley City, was the top NAIA finisher in the Womenâ€™s Javelin Throw with a second-place toss of 35.10 meters (115 feet, 2 inches).
Valley City State track and field won three events and took second place in four more in Saturday's Al Cassel Relays in Valley City.
Viking sophomore Malik Jackson took first at 4:23.47 in the 1,500m Run, and senior Wayne Engelhard second at 4:24.32.
Freshman Josh Avila won the 3,000m Run at 10:09.05. Freshman Alex Askerooth took third at 10:44.31.
Senior Jordan Aus took home the Javelin title with a personal-best throw of 51.30 meters (168 feet, 3.68 inches).
Senior Philip Reuer took second in both the 100m Dash (11.31) and 200m Dash (22.77).
Hi-Liner girls tennis opened May with Thursdayâ€™s bright and sunny 6-3 Eastern Dakota Conference home win against Fargo Davies, a team eager to return the favor from last yearâ€™s outcome.
A Hazen man has been charged on multiple counts in Barnes and Stutsman Counties for an incident that involved a car chase that ended near Eckelson Friday.
Darrell Ray Boggs, 37, and a male juvenile stand accused of a strong arm burglary in the Perkins Restaurant in Jamestown where a woman was knocked to the ground and her purse was stolen by a man who sped off leading law enforcement in a chase that ended in Barnes County.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The public is invited to a attend a town hall meeting on underaged drinking starting at noon May 8 in the pavilion at Chautauqua Park, said Theresa Will, director of the City-County Health District. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
Barnes County's ON THE MOVE has wrapped up for the year with 791 members participating â€” the most the partnership has seen in its 16 years running in the county.
More in Thursday's Times-Record.
Babe Ruth baseball will host a registration and information meeting at 7 p.m. Monday in the basement of the American Legion Club for parents and players interested in playing 14- & 15-Year Old Baseball this summer.
If you are unable to attend or have any questions, please contact Coach Lance Lukes at (701) 840-8150.