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Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014

Stories from Monday, November 26, 2012

On the move (11/26/12)
The popular Cherokee consignment store Kid 2 Kid moved to a new home recently. Owners Paula Bainbridge, left, and Cara Beazley are pictured at the store's new location at 207 N. Second St. (the former U.S. Post Office) which has doubled the size of the store...
Selk graduates from WITCC law academy (11/26/12)
Luke Selk of Peterson has graduated from the Regional Law Enforcement Training Academy of Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC), in Sioux City. He serves with the Cherokee County Sheriff's Department and is a graduate of Iowa Lakes Community College...
Former Cherokean recounts WWII survival story (11/26/12)
Charles King, 92, of Fairmont, Minn. and formerly of Cherokee, recently stopped into the Chronicle Times Office while in town on a visit. He asked if we ever did stories on veterans. After informing King that we do like to highlight veterans' military service, he brought forth several documents and newspaper clippings recounting his adventure of survival during World War II...
'Christmas Carol' performances begin (11/26/12)
The Cherokee Community Theater, in conjunction with the Cherokee School District, are presenting, "A Christmas Carol," The Broadway Musical. The production will be performed on stage at the Cherokee Community Center, with the first performance on Friday, November 30th and concluding on Sunday, December 9th. ...
Ridge View girls perform with Honor Cheer Squad (11/26/12)
HOLSTEIN - The 2012 Iowa Honor Cheer Coaches Association (ICCA) Honor Cheer Squad performed during the 1A and 2A State Football Championships in Cedar Falls on Friday November 16. The ICCA provides the opportunity for junior and senior cheerleaders from across the state to celebrate and showcase their cheer talents...
MMC students play in Honor Band (11/26/12)
SIOUX FALLS, SD - On November 9 and 10 four of Marcus Meriden Cleghorn's many talented band students were selected to attend the 55th Annual Augustana College Honor Band Festival. Augustana College hosted 300 talented instrumentalists and 70 band directors representing schools from Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota for their two-day event...
MMC girls lose opener to SLSM (11/26/12)
MARCUS - The Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn girls opened thier basketball season here on Tuesday and dropped a 41-29 non-conference decision to Storm Lake St. Mary's. Jasmine Demers paced the Lady Panthers with 24 points on six filed goals and 12-12 shooting at the line. The junior also grabbed 11 rebounds and dsihed out five assists...
Warrior girls drop opener to SOS (11/26/12)
ALTA - The Alta-Aurelia girls opened their basketball season here on Tuesday against South O' Brien, in a non-conference matchup. The Wolverines got off to a 21-14 lead at the half, helped by two 3-pointers from Leta Wester, and went on to post a 48-36 win...
South O'Brien girls take season opener , 47-35 (11/26/12)
SIOUX RAPIDS - The South O'Brien girls overcame a slow start and a 12-8 first quarter deficit to take a 28-25 halftime lead over host Sioux Central here in their season opener last Friday. The Wolverines increased their lead to 47-35 after three, then hung on as the Rebels put up 20 points in the final quarter, but were unable to overcome South O'Brien's double digit lead. South O'Brien won the non-conference contest by a score of 59-55...
RV girls drop opener to K-P (11/26/12)
CORRRECTIOVILLE - Kingsley-Pierson grabbed a 10-point lead at the end of the first quarter and held on to beat River Valley, 52-35, in a Western Valley Conference girls basketball opener here on Tuesday. No further information was available at press time...
17th Annual CRMC Hospice Tree of Light (11/26/12)
For the 17th consecutive year, Cherokee Regional Medical Center Hospice will once again have lighted Christmas trees in Cherokee, Marcus, Aurelia and Holstein during the holiday season. These trees are a special way of remembering your friends and loved ones. ...
Warrior girls drop opener to SOS (11/26/12)
ALTA - The Alta-Aurelia girls opened their basketball season here on Tuesday against South O' Brien, in a non-conference matchup. The Wolverines got off to a 21-14 lead at the half, helped by two 3-pointers from Leta Wester, and went on to post a 46-34 win...
At The Library (11/26/12)
I hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving. Since this is the time to share what we are thankful for I'd like to take this opportunity to let our patrons know how much I appreciate all those who have volunteered their time and talents to help with programs and activities at the library. ...
Early Christmas (11/26/12)
Making holidays the best they can be (11/26/12)
The holidays should be a time filled with joy and love, yet for some it can be a season of great sadness and regret. Experts offer these simple coping strategies and new interpersonal approaches to consider in the days ahead. Certainly, many of us have unhappy memories from childhood or adult disappointments and losses during the holidays. ...