October 20th, 2014
The Valley City Area Chamber of Commerce is seeking sponsors for upcoming events, including the November and December Christmas in the Valley Campaign. More in Monday's Times-Record.
Bismarck St. Maryâ€™s 6-foot, 165-pound senior tailback Dillon Reiner ran 47 times for 211 yards and six touchdowns against AA West rival Central Dakota in Cooperstown on Saturday to give the No. 1 Saints a 42-12 win.
Dakota Straubâ€™s one-yard touchdown run put the Titans ahead 6-0 in the first quarter before Reiner scored from six yards out to lead 7-6 after a quarter.
Reiner ran for touchdowns of five and four yards in the second quarter and St. Maryâ€™s led 21-6 at halftime.
Itâ€™s do or die Friday night at Hanna Field when third-place Valley City hosts fifth-place Central Cass for the fourth and final AA East playoff spot.
Nate Rodriguez carried 17 times for 48 yards and a pair of touchdowns in Saturday nightâ€™s penultimate game at No. 2 Fargo Shanley, but senior running back Daniel Stasch, senior wide receiver Trevian Fort and the host Deacons denied Valley City a playoff-clinching win, 40-13.
â€ś[Shanley]â€™s a dang good team, and weâ€™re not so dang bad either,â€ť said Hi-Liner head coach Scott Roehrich, eager for Fridayâ€™s one-game season.
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Austin Edward Henne, 38, of rural Spiritwood, was arrested in Barnes County Wednesday on a federal warrant.
Henne, who was wanted by the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms on weapons charges, was arrested by the Barnes County Sheriff's Office and charged Thursday in U.S. District Court for possession of a firearm or a weapon by a felon. Henne, who has a criminal history including prohibited possession of firearms, criminal conspiracy and burglary, is currently in federal custody.
Barnes County residents having a difficult time paying heating bills might be able to get help through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance program. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Dr. Tisa A. Mason, vice president for student affairs at Fort Hays State University in Hays Kansas, and Dr. Daniel J. Shipp, chief student affairs officer/dean of students and associate vice chancellor, University of Nebraska Omaha, have been chosen as finalists for new Valley City Stat University president. More in Friday's issue of the Times-Record.
Valley City Girl Scouts and CHI Mercy Health employees released pink balloons Thursday afternoon in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Week.
Pictured in the front row, left to right, are Girl Scouts from Troop 30890 Joylyssa Kuehne, Brinklyn Johnson, Brooklyn Triebold and Maggie Dockter. Also in the front row are Jessica Mattison and Sister Dorothy Bunce.
20-20 Auto Center won all four games against Valley Lumber
Great Plains Equipment won all four games against Leevers Foods
J&S Ladies won three of four games against Sky Lanes
Service Master won three of four games against Bank Forward
High Team Game
Valley Plains Equipment 797
High Team Total
Valley Plains Equipment 2,266
Indiv. High Game
Mary Berntson 182
Indiv. High Series
Mary Berntson 486
Janeen Anderson 169
Connie Maresh 167
Mary Berntson 164
Bank Forward 17.5-10.5
J&S Ladies 16.5-11.5
Service Master 16-12
Sixty-four percent of Valley City State University students who voted approved a student fee increase to help fund the operating expenses of the proposed Valley City Health, Wellness and Physical Education Center.
All students will pay a fee each semester based on their credit load, VCSU Marketing Director Greg Vanney said. The fee will be in the range of $10 to $12 per credit hour, capped at 12 credits.