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Stories from Wednesday, September 27, 2006

Memorial Fund established (09/27/06)
A memorial fund to help with funeral expenses for R.J. Geerdes is being set up at Farmers State Bank in Marcus and First Trust & Savings Bank in Cleghorn and Marcus. R.J. was a senior at MMC High School in Marcus. He died on Friday due to injuries from an auto accident. Donations can be dropped off at one of these banks or mailed to Farmers State Bank, P.O. Box 548, Marcus, IA 51035. Make checks payable to - In Memory of R.J. Geerdes...
WHS girls blow by Storm Lake (09/27/06)
Volleyball squad sweeps Tornadoes 3-0 A talented Cherokee volleyball team, improving steadily as the season progresses, overcame a slow start to whup up on Storm Lake 3-0 in Lakes Conference action here Monday night. The Washington High club won by game scores of 25-18, 25-21, 25-20 over the scrappy Tornadoes...
Peterson leads effort in decisive 5th game (09/27/06)
ODEBOLT - A very good River Valley volleyball team faltered in the middle, but summoned the courage and drive in the final game to claim a tense, 3-2 Maple Valley Conference victory over tough Odebolt-Arthur here Tuesday night. The Wolverines won by game scores of 25-15, 25-22, 20-25, 22-25, 15-9...
Strong finish boosts WHS after 2-game deficit (09/27/06)
EMMETSBURG - The persistent Cherokee Washington High volleyball team stayed the course through thick and thin here Thursday night to ultimately prevail 3-2 in exciting Lakes Conference action. The WHS lasses, fast improving each time out with just one returning player with extensive varsity experience, captured the final three games after the gritty E-Hawks won the first two. Cherokee won by game scores of 25-27, 23-25, 25-16, 25-22, 15-4...
Aurelia beats Ruthven-Ayrshire in non-conference match (09/27/06)
AURELIA - The Aurelia volleyball team gave Coach Tim Ireland a couple of nice birthday presents Monday. At the end of their non-conference match with the Ruthven-Ayrshire Raiders here, the team sang "Happy Birthday" to their coach. The other present was an impressive 3-0 win over the Raiders. ...
Mildred Rupp (09/27/06)
Jensen/Frank (09/27/06)
Sara Ann Jensen and Chad Thomas Frank were married Saturday, June 17th at the United Methodist Church in Sutherland. Rev Dennis Hopes officiated. Parents of the couple are Wanda and Tim Pauling of Paullina, Jerry and Cheryl Jensen of Sutherland, and Robin and Debbie Frank of rural Sutherland...