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Stories from Thursday, February 22, 2007

Sweet little Valentine (02/22/07)
For Ken and Wendy Nelson of Sutherland, Valentine's Day 2007 was extra sweet. On February 14, after having four boys over the last 12 years, Wendy gave birth to a baby girl, Abigail Marie, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee. Abigail was greeted eagerly by her four older brothers - Kody, Patrick, Sam and Thomas. Wendy is the Administrator at Prairie View Campus in Sanborn and Ken is the Administrator at the Cherokee Villa in Cherokee...
New officers join CPD (02/22/07)
Daum, Murray now on the job By Dan Whitney Staff Writer The Cherokee Police Department has hired two new officers who began their new duties on January 15th, and the two have a lot in common. Joe Daum and Will Murray both bring small-town Midwestern values to their jobs, and both came to Cherokee because of those values, including the importance of family...
Cherokee athlete shows good sportsmanship (02/22/07)
Moye's actions wow Sheldon crowd; still reverberate Dillon Moye, a member of Cherokee Washington High School's basketball team, displayed a great sense of sportsmanship near the end of his team's JV boys game with Sheldon Tuesday night at Sheldon. Late in the game, Sheldon had inserted a player who sees very little playing time but continues to go out for basketball year after year. ...
MMC boys win "first round" (02/22/07)
MARCUS - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn Eagles took on Kingsley-Pierson here on Feb.15th in a non-conference regular season finale. MMC led at every quarter stop as they beat the Panthers, 59-48. Now, the two teams must turn around and play again in the first round of the District Tournament on Feb.19th , this time at Kingsley...
Cherokee JV girls finish 17-1 season (02/22/07)
The Cherokee Washington High JV girls basketball team beat Estherville-LC 39-26 in their season finale last week, to finish the 2006-2007 season with a sparkling 17-1 record and the Lakes Conference JV championship. Lynn Carlson led the way for Cherokee with 14 points and five rebounds, while Nicole Hatch scored nine, and Alison Husman and Jesselyn Racine six apiece. ...
Jane A. Huffman (02/22/07)
Jane A. Huffman, 88, died Tuesday, Jan. 16, at Norman Regional Hospital after a recent illness. Services were held on Jan. 20, at the First Presbyterian Church of Norman, with the Rev. Dr. Bob Rice officiating. Burial was held at Norman IOOF Cemetery in Norman, Okla. Services are under the direction of Havenbrook Funeral Home of Norman, Okla...
Basic Biittner : Fifteen minutes of fame (02/22/07)
Andy Warhol, the late artist, was famous for many years in some circles - not mine, but in SOME circles - for three things - his pop art, including the classic 1968 painting of a can of Campbell's soup; his partying with the rich and famous in New York City; and his oft-quoted statement , "In the future, everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes."...
Winding Roads: Getting older (02/22/07)
On good days, I think, "this sure beats being six foot under." On bad days, I look in the mirror and wonder who that old hen is looking at me. I don't actually mind having people know how old I am, but I do mind just growing older at a faster pace than what I'd like it to happen. Many of you know what I mean...
Locks a common sense tool (02/22/07)
The growing abuse of methamphetamine, more commonly referred to as meth, has led to the restrictions of sales of products that are used as raw materials to manufacture the drug. An old fashioned tool - a lock and key - is now being used to help with the battle as well...