October 3rd, 2014
Valley City students joined others from across the state who lunched on food grown in their own state Wednesday during the annual Pride of Dakota School Lunch Day.
More in Friday's Times-Record.
Dinah Heinze has taken over as manager of the Eagles Nest Bookstore on Central Avenue North with the retirement of Elaine Walls after seven years on the job. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City High School will celebrate homecoming next week, complete with a full week of sports, activities and themed days ending with a parade and the big game. More in Friday's Times-Record.
North Star leader Valley City State (2-0 North Star, 4-1 overall) look to expand their win streak to four as they return to Lokken Stadium for Saturdayâ€™s 1 p.m. Homecoming against North Star newcomer Waldorf College (1-2 North Star, 2-4 overall) of Forest City, Iowa.
Viking 6-foot, 3-inch, 201-pound sophomore quarterback Kurtis Walls of Laveen, Ariz., leads the youthful Viking attack with 1,265 passing yards, 118 rush yards, 13 touchdowns and five interceptions.
The driver of a semi that closed part of Interstate 94 Wednesday after striking a bridge rail was later arrested for for DUI and possession of controlled substances and drug paraphernalia after a pick-up truck he was driving struck a telephone pole in Valley City.
Joshua Johnson, a fusion technician with Fargo Water/DSG Group, on Wednesday fuses eight-inch plastic water main pipe together that will be installed along Chautauqua Boulevard in Valley City. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The Valley City State University presidential search committee chose five finalists for the next president of Valley City State University after spending most of Tuesday in Valley City interviewing nine candidates electronically. More in Thursday's issue of the Times-Record.
The Valley City Fire Department is looking to recruit four to six new volunteer firefighters to add to their squad of about 40. More in Thursday's Times-Record.
The Hi-Liner Hall of Fame Committee is pleased to announce that Barb Bjorum, Jeff Boschee, Justin â€˜Diggerâ€™ Johnson and Nate Keller are the induction class of 2014.
This group of three individuals and one coach will be recognized during the VCHS Homecoming Parade and the Homecoming Football Game on Friday Oct. 10.
Bjorum coached varsity gymnastics for 15 years at Valley City High School, and had a positive influence on lives of numerous young ladies. Bjorum started her coaching career during the 1976-77 season, only the third year of the gymnastics program at VCHS.
Varsity bowling, featuring Barnes County Northâ€™s Laine Schwehr, Austin Lura and Collin Lura, and Valley Cityâ€™s Sam Coit, Drew Oberlander, Levi Nix and Matthew Lyter, opened with their first match against the West Fargo Stars and took an early lead through two games, 200-167 and 159-156, but dropped the next two, 180-174 and 206-193.
Valley kept it tight through the first eight frames of the deciding game with Oberlanderâ€™s strike and Lyterâ€™s subsequent strike and nine-pin count in the 10th, giving Valley an eight-pin lead and the match.