February 18th, 2014
The long-awaited new library cards have arrived at the Valley City Barnes County Public Library, said Library Director Steve Hammel. The new cards include 14-digit bar codes to replace previously used library cards' five digit numbers. More in Tuesday's issue of the Times-Record.
Lady Hi-Liner senior forward Dierra Diegel, senior guard Jessica Denholm and junior guard Clarissa Olson reached double-digit points as Valley City bounced back from a two-game losing streak with a 76-49 Valentine's Day rout of Eastern Dakota Conference rival Devils Lake at home on Friday night.
Read this story in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Valley City's Stop-n-Go is one of 24 in the region that will be bought by Casey's General Stores, Inc. later this year.
Casey's Chief Financial Officer Bill Walljasper said Monday the Ankeny, Iowa-based chain has a signed agreement to buy a total of 24 Stop-n-Go stores, 20 in North Dakota and four in Minnesota. The transaction is expected to be complete in May, and "one of the things we'll do immediately is rebrand that particular site, which is more sign-oriented than anything."
More in Tuesday's Times-Record.
Swirling, twirling, dancing and laughing. Dashing men and beautiful women of all ages spent Valentine's Day evening gliding across the dance floor at the Valley City Eagles Friday during the adult prom. More photos will be posted on the Times-Record's Facebook page.
The North Dakota Winter Show is hosting a new event this year, where the community has the chance to take the stage. A karaoke contest will be held Thursday, March 6 beginning at 6 p.m. in the main arena of the NDWS building. The contest is open to all ages, but those under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian consent. There will be prizes of $1,000, $500 and $250.
More in Monday's Times-Record.
The Valley City Fish Hatchery is seeking young men and women aged 15 through 18 to participate in the 2014 Region 6 Youth Conservation Corps Program. More in Monday's Times-Record.
Potential new members of Valley City's Masonic Lodge No. 7 were invited to a special â€śRush Nightâ€ť at the lodge at 214 3rd St SE. About 20 people attended the special night which included an evening meal and a program about the organization along with a tour of the Valley City Lodge. More in Monday's issue of the Times-Record.
Top-ranked Hi-Liner senior Zach Doty won the 2014 North Dakota Class A State Individual 182-pound championship Saturday at the Bismarck Civic Center after scoring 26 team points with a pin of Grand Forks Red River sophomore Logan Goulet in 35 seconds, a pin of Williston junior No. 8 Coy Turnquist in 3 minutes and 21 seconds, an 8-3 decision over Turtle Mountain-Belcourt junior No. 5 Brandon Rodriguez and a 3-2 championship decision over West Fargo senior No. 2 Kyle Kragnes.
Valley City's Masonic Lodge No. 7 is hosting its first President's Day breakfast from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday at the lodge, located at 214 Third Street SE.
Bouquets of red, purple and pink flowers fill the Dakota Rose Floral building as the business has been preparing for Valentine's Day. The Feb. 14 holiday is one of the biggest to send flowers. Although the rose, Valentine's Day's traditional flower signifying romantic love, is the most popular on this holiday, the popularity of sending other types of flowers to loved ones is blooming.
More in Friday's Times-Record.