The Jamestown AAUW’s 28th Annual Garden Tour is from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 19. Locations on this year’s tour include: Kim Avans, 418 4th Ave. SE; Frank and Stephanie Jensen, 1605 3rd Ave. NE; Alan and Mary Sargeant, 3161 Highway 281 N; and John Zvirovski, 1601 7th Ave. SE.
Area students graduate from NDSU North Dakota State University awarded 1,816 degrees to students at its spring 2017 graduation ceremonies. An asterisk indicates students who graduated with honors. A student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher to graduate with honors. The following area graduates include: Ashley: Adam Wishek, Bachelor of Science, agricultural economics Buchanan: *MacKenzie Hanson, Bachelor of Science, dietetics
Two students were recently honored during graduation ceremonies for the Jamestown High School Transition Program. Diplomas were presented by Jamestown Public School Board members on May 17 at the Bunker. The graduates were Marques Cross II and Suzanna Syverson. Special to The Sun
Jackson Walters, son of Marty and Amy Walters, has been selected as the Jamestown Middle School Musician of the Month. Jackson is a euphonium player in the JMS sixthgrade band. Jackson is also a member of the JMS Choir and has part i c i p a t e d in Jamestown Public Schools musicals. This year Jackson received two blue ribbons at the Mandan Choir Festival and also received blue ribbons for his euphonium playing at the Young Musicians Festival. Jackson also participates in wrestling, football, student council, swimming, baseball and track.
Montpelier Public School has released the names of those students listed on its fourth quarter honor roll for the 2016-2017 academic year. The students are: Seniors: Savanna Dick, 4.0; Cheyanne Elsner, 4.0; Samantha Hofmann, 4.0; Seth Kjellberg, 4.0; Dylan Moran, 4.0; Brant Naze, 4.0; Andrew Roorda, 3.25; Micheal McMillon, 3.0, and Lucas Syverson, 3.0 Juniors: Morgan Smith, 3.75; Jocelynn Forvilly, 3.4, and Megan Lewis, 3.0
The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences presented the Dean’s Special Recognition Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Faculty to Eduardo Yabut, doctor of medicine and clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral science in Jamestown, and other physicians during commencement ceremonies on May 14.
Dacotah Bank recently held its second annual Mother’s Day Coloring Contest. The entries decorated the bank lobby There were two categories. Grades K-1 had 12 entries. The winner was Vega Widmer, who attends Washington Elementary School. Grades 2-3 had 32 entries. The winner was Leah Hetletvedt, who attends Roosevelt Elementary School.
The North Dakota State College of Science has named 389 students to its spring semester 2017 president’s honor list. The honor list recognizes students who have achieved grade point averages of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credits with letter grades.
The 120th annual Stutsman County Fair came to a close Saturday with different events, including the third annual wiener dog races. There was a field of 18 enthusiastic dashunds, with Chewie, a plucky 2-year-old from Minot winning the top spot.
Statistics for the Jamestown Police Department for June 30: * 4 traffic citations * 6 traffic warnings * 1 accident investigated * 1 criminal arrest * 3 juvenile referrals * 3 crimes investigated * 39 public assistance calls