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Stories from Friday, March 30, 2012

Phil Anderson finds Gold Egg (03/30/12)
Phil Anderson of Cherokee discovered the Gold Egg in this year's Chronicle Times Fifth Annual Great Easter Egg Hunt. For his discovery, Anderson wins $1000 worth of the furniture of his choice from Carey's Furniture in Cherokee. Anderson found the egg at the tennis courts near the Cherokee Middle School "under a bush" on Wednesday, and brought it in to the Chronicle Times office that morning...
Supervisors discuss Engineering Aide position (03/30/12)
Cherokee County Engineer Dave Shanahan spoke with the Cherokee County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday about what he is looking for in a new position regarding the hiring of an Engineering Aide. This position at the County Engineer's Office would be, as Shanahan stated, "a position to have growth."...
Cherokee School Board hears Director's wants/needs (03/30/12)
The Cherokee School District Board of Education heard detailed reports of the wants and needs of various Department Heads, approved teacher/coach resignations and contracts, and raised the fees for Driver's Education during a lengthy meeting Monday night...
Kenneth M. Stellish (03/30/12)
Kenneth M. Stellish of rural Aurelia,64, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 31, at 10:30 a.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home in Cherokee. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Aurelia. Visitation will be today from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Boothby Funeral Home with the family present from 6:30 p.m. until 8 p.m...
WIC clinic April 4 (03/30/12)
The Cherokee WIC clinic is scheduled for April 4, 2012 on Wednesday, in the upper level of the Cherokee Community Center from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. You must come to the WIC clinic to receive your WIC checks. If you need an appointment and do not have one, please call 712-225-3322 or 800-859-2025 to schedule an appointment...
Times Gone By (03/30/12)
Ollie Bray's brave act saved a young lad at LeMars from drowning as he plunged into the icy waters of a swollen stream and towed Louis Wagner safely ashore. Louis, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Wagner of this city, had a narrow escape from drowning Thursday evening which will linger long in his memory for the remainder of his life...
Ridge View students in Art Show (03/30/12)
Art students from Ridge View High School recently attended the Western Valley Conference Art Show in Onawa. Ridge View junior Daniel Ramirez Villa won "Best of Show" at the event for his abstract drawing of leaves, entitled "Fall". Among those participating were, front row, left to right, Sergio Carbajal, Daniel Ramirez Villa; Row 2, Stacey Robley, Elizabeth Messerschmitt; Row 3, Jodi Miller, Callie Hoffman, Angela Livezey; Row 4, Hope Clark, Gretchen Kistenmacher. ...
Tentinger / son (03/30/12)
Nathan and Abby Tentinger of Cleghorn are happy to announce the birth of their son, Derek Charles Tentinger, who was born at 6:35 p.m. on March 26, 2012. Derek weighed 8 lbs. 9 oz., measured 21 inches long, and was welcomed home by his big brothers, Benjamin and Brady. Grandparents are Kelly and Teri Perrin of Cherokee and Butch and Nancy Tentinger of Cleghorn...
Eat those veggies! (03/30/12)
Health experts have always insisted that we need to eat vegetables if we want to have a real healthy diet, and there are five key veggies that top the list as the healthiest: When picking vegetables, the fresh and frozen vegetables are better than canned vegetables, because they have less added salt. ...