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Stories from Thursday, May 10, 2007

Aurelia Jazz Band - What a Year! (05/10/07)
State championship performance on IPTV Wednesday The Aurelia Jazz Band has had a long, but very memorable and successful year, and will finish the year by traveling to Des Moines this week to perform at a clinic for the Iowa Bandmasters Association...
Remember our troops! (05/10/07)
PFC Tony Cate 4 BCT, 1 CD (Echo Co. 2-7 CAV. Engr.) FOB Marez APO, AE 09334 Spc. Jaminet, Ryan EOD 725th Camp Warhorse APO 09336 SSG Allen, Shawn 2d SCR Fire Squad. CMR 411 Box 2173 APO, AE 09112 SSGT Matthew J. Rick PSC 41 Box 2676 APO AE, 09464 Sgt. Short, Dylan...
Leavitt in ad competition (05/10/07)
Grant Leavitt, son of Bob and Lorna Leavitt of Marcus, is a member of 'Team Indulge,' the Morningside College Creative Edge Advertising Club team selected as one of the top two undergraduate finalists in the Cadillac National Case Study Competition advertising campaign...
Groundbreaking at MMC (05/10/07)
MMC golfers split with Knights (05/10/07)
ALTON - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn golf teams split a match with Orange City Unity Christian here last week, the Eagle girls prevailing 207-218, and the MMC boys falling 164-182 to the talented Knights. In the girls' match, Darinda Hibma was medalist for the Knights after carding a 47. Lindy Pedersen of MMC was runner-up medalist with a 48...
Cherokee's Halverson joins Hawks (05/10/07)
Grappler boasts incredible 166-16 prep career mark IOWA CITY - Tyler Halversen said he hoped for years to get the opportunity to wrestle at Iowa. Now the senior from Cherokee said he can't wait for the time to come when he is officially a Hawkeye. Halversen, a three-time state place-winner and 2005 champion, said Wednesday that verbally committed to continue his wrestling career at Iowa...
MMC golfers tumble at Gehlen (05/10/07)
LE MARS - The Host Le Mars Gehlen Jays swept both boys and girls varsity golf matches from Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn here on April 27. The Gehlen boys nicked the Eagles by just one stroke, 171-172 in the tightly contested match, and the Gehlen girls sailed to a 200-246 victory...
Unity claims boys' Eagle Relays (05/10/07)
MMC's Hanson wins 110-meter hurdles MARCUS - The tradition-tough Orange City Unity Christian boys ran away with the team title at the April 27th Eagle Relays in Marcus, totaling 169.5 points. Sheldon was runner-up with 106, followed by Alta 78.5, Remsen St. Mary's 78, South O'Brien 65, and Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn 61...
Tennis Braves tumble in Lakes (05/10/07)
SPENCER - "We couldn't have asked for much better weather, or a much worse day," succinctly summed up Cherokee Braves tennis coach Dave Zelle after the April 28th Lakes Conference tennis meet here. Host Spencer won the team title with 18 points, followed by Storm Lake 11, Estherville-LC 10, Le Mars nine, Cherokee seven, and Spirit Lake Park 5...
WHS girls play in Lakes tennis (05/10/07)
LE MARS - Demi Dunn finished fifth at number two singles to be the lone Cherokee place-winner at the April 28th Lakes Conference Girls Tennis Meet here. Cherokee finished sixth in the team scoring. Spirit Lake Park won the tournament, with Estherville-LC second...
WHS golfers compete in meets (05/10/07)
The Cherokee Washington High girls golf team competed in two recent meets, including a Lakes Conference triangular with Spirit Lake Park and Le Mars at Okoboji View in Okoboji, and the Sibley-Ocheyedan Girls Invitational in Sibley. Host SLP won the Lakes triangular after carding a 183, followed by Le Mars 203, and Cherokee 256. Sheldon won the S-O invite with a 185, and Cherokee was ninth with a 237...
SOS girls 2nd at Eagle Relays (05/10/07)
Hoefling wins 200 meters to lead MMC girls MARCUS - The talented South O'Brien girls racked up five firsts on their way to a runner-up finish at the Eagle Co-ed Relays in Marcus April 27th. Orange City Unity Christian won the team title of the girls division with 173 points, followed by SOS 147, Remsen St. Mary's 98, Granville Spalding 67, Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn 57, and Alta 42...
Newell-Fonda wins NWC boys' golf (05/10/07)
AURELIA - The Newell-Fonda boys golf team took top honors April 30th at a Northwest Conference match on the Aurelia course. The Mustangs toured the course in 160 strokes, topping Alta's 167. Sac City finished third with 170 strokes, followed by the host Bulldogs at 173...
G-H boys, BCIG girls win MVC (05/10/07)
LAWTON -- The Galva-Holstein Pirates overcame a quadruple-event-winning performance by West Monona's Steven Willey with a strong team performance, winning the boys division of the Maple Valley Conference Track Meet here on May 1st. Galva-Holstein outscored West Monona 99-88, with Lawton-Bronson third with 75 points, Battle Creek-Ida Grove fourth with 69, and Remsen-Union fifth, with 50.5. River Valley scored 12 points to place 10th in the 12-team field...
E-LC blitzes Cherokee girls, 9-0 (05/10/07)
ESTHERVILLE - The Cherokee Washington High girls tennis squad took a 9-0 thumping at the hands of host Estherville-LC here on April 30th. In varsity singles action, Lynn Leonard lost 10-1 to Laura Menendez at number one, Shannon Schroeder fell 10-0 to Elizabeth Olson at two, Kristine Reeves lost 10-0 to Laura Inman at three, Jessica Cedar lost 10-0 to Jill Jensen at four, Allie Parker fell 10-1 to Megan Oelsen at five, and Demi Dunn lost 10-3 to Sarah Clague at six...
Cherokee girls vie at Spencer (05/10/07)
Carlson, Husman pocket first-place finishes SPENCER - The Cherokee Washington High girls track and field team had a solid outing at the Spencer Special Track & Field Invitational here Friday, claiming two firsts and five runner-up finishes. No team scores were kept...
Cherokee girls drop tennis match (05/10/07)
Storm Lake thumped the Cherokee Wasington High girls tennis squad 8-1 in Lakes Conference action in Cherokee on May 1st. Cherokee's Lynn Leonard claimed the lone victory for her team with a 10-5 win over Caren Sievers in the number two singles match...
Hale/Guttau (05/10/07)
Staci Ann Hale and Jeremy Franklin Guttau of Cherokee are pleased to announce their engagement and approaching marriage on July 13, 2007. Staci and Jeremy will be married at the Church of Christ in Sutherland followed by a reception at the Sutherland Legion Hall...
Winding Roads: Illegal aliens are a growing problem (05/10/07)
Have you folks been listening and really hearing what may very well happen if our "know-it-all" representatives approve amnesty for millions of illegal immigrants? For myself, it has really angered me to think about the increased tax burden placed upon many Americans to cover the cost of schooling, health, safety and other vital necessities for these people. ...
No gas - no effect? (05/10/07)
An Internet campaign is under way to have people refrain from buying gasoline on May 15. If the event raises consumer consciousness on the need to buy less gasoline, the event will serve a legitimate function. But the organizers make no pitch for refraining from driving for a day and certainly do not request consumers to make a long term commitment to purchase more fuel efficient vehicles, to car pool or to make any other lifestyle-affecting action...