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Stories from Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Times Gone By (11/28/07)
100 years ago Lester Spinharney, youngest son of Mr .and Mrs. Jas. Spinharney, was taken to Sioux City Tuesday by his parents to see an eye specialist concerning Lester's left eye, which he injured some weeks ago but the specialist gave them no hope - in fact said he could never regain his eyesight in that eye. ...
County officers meet with Supervisors (11/28/07)
The Cherokee County Board of Supervisors met for their regular Tuesday meeting at the Cherokee County Courthouse. After a blood born pathogens and Hazcom training for County employees, Chairman Ron Wetherell called the regular meeting to order. The Board started the meeting with a County officer meeting...
Remember our troops! (11/28/07)
Rebel Borrink SPC TF Thunder Kfor 9 Camp Bondsteel APO AE 09340 APC Chris Cave Camp Bondsteel K for 9 MNTF (E) Thunder APO AE 09340 PFC Polson Logan A. Battery A 194 P.H. Field Artillery UMR 23901 Box #0505 APO AE 09262-0505 1st Lt Jeff Bittner Delta Co. 1st Bn 168th Int...
SOS girls lose close opener (11/28/07)
PAULLINA - The South O'Brien girls, who coach Julie Paulsen said "have come a long way in the last two weeks" played a good game against Sibley-Ocheydan here on Tuesday night, losing by a score of 49-46 to the Generals. Coach Paulsen said Sibley-Ocheyedan had a "fairly good sized post who caused us some damage," as SOS has very little experience in the post position. ...
Area Players earn INA football honors (11/28/07)
DES MOINES - Five area football players have earned distinction by being named to the Iowa Newspaper Association's (INA) All-State football teams. Cherokee senior Chris Campbell was named to the Class 2A second team offense. The fleet, 5-11, 170-pound wide receiver holds the state record for all classes for career receptions with 225...
Eagles beat Bulldogs in opener (11/28/07)
AURELIA - Cherokee County rivals Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn and Aurelia met here Monday night November 19 in a season-opening non-conference girls basketball tilt, won 47-38 by the MMC Eagles. The Bulldogs got off to an early lead and led the Eagles 11-8 at the first quarter break. ...
Hunecke Honored as IACC Player of the week (11/28/07)
FT. DODGE - Jessica Hunecke had a great season last year for her Iowa Central Community College basketball team. She might even be better this year. Hunecke, of Cherokee, earned the first of what may be several Player of the Week honors from the Iowa Community College Athletic Conference last week. She had a pair of double-doubles (points and rebounds), as the...
Shoppers, pay heed (11/28/07)
With the Christmas Holiday season by far the busiest time of the year for most shoppers and retail stores, it is only natural that the season generates more than its share of consumer problems. Because of the sheer volume of purchases, because many shoppers are in a rush, and because people want to make more gift returns than in other seasons, many problems can surface to make life miserable for once-happy consumers robbed of their holiday spirit...