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Stories from Wednesday, January 17, 2007

Times Gone By (01/17/07)
100 years ago Yesterday, as Sheriff Lawrey was driving over the East Main Street Sioux River bridge, his horse took fright and leaped over the side railing to the ground, a distance of more than ten feet, but Mr. Lawrey went still farther as he was thrown clear over the horses' head lighting on the frozen ground, but strange to say, he was not seriously injured, nor did the horse sustain serious injury. About the only damage done was a broken shaft. It was a lucky escape all around...
County Supervisors meet (01/17/07)
The Cherokee County Board of Supervisors met for their regular meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 9 at the Cherokee County Courthouse. The Board approved the County Treasurer's semi -annual report ,and also approved the appointment of Deputy County Treasurer Rosewitha Brandt and Deputy County Recorder Linda Ruschmann...
AGH runner-up at AGH Duals (01/17/07)
AURELIA- The Aurelia-Galva-Holstein wrestlers hosted four other teams Saturday Jan. 6, 2007, at the annual AGH Dual Tournament here. The host team placed second with a 3-1 record, losing their final match of the day , 42-30, to the highly-ranked Akron-Westfield Westerners, who are coached by former Aurelia wrestler and AGH assistant coach Mark VanOort...
Erdman, Godbersen, Johnson are champions (01/17/07)
KINGSLEY - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn grapplers finished third in the team race at the recent Kingsley-Pierson Wrestling Invitational here, won by Woodbury Central with 203 team points. Lawton-Bronson was second with 155, followed by MMC 152, Jefferson-Scranton-Paton-Churdan (JSPC) 110, Kingsley-Pierson 97.5, Cherokee 91.5, George-Little Rock 81, Alta 79, Hull Western Christian 74, and Westwood 0...
Bulldog teams sink at S-C (01/17/07)
SIOUX RAPIDS - Aurelia girls' basketball coach Marv Munden said his team "played hard" against Sioux Central Tuesday night in Sioux Rapids, but "didn't shoot the ball very well." A check of the statistics shows that this assessment is indeed accurate. The Bulldog girls shot 34 percent (14 of 41) on their two-point attempts, 25% (2 of 8) from three-point land, and 50% (3 of 6) at the free throw line, as they dropped the Northwest Conference tilt by a 54-37 score...