The American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, at the All Vet’s Club.
First-grader Ginger Gasal shares the tale of “The Little Mermaid” recently at St. John’s Academy in Jamestown. First-grade students at the school researched the fairy tale of their choice and gave reports to an audience of families and friends. Submitted photo
Minnesota State University Moorhead is giving prospective students an opportunity to earn a scholarship for tweeting the most interesting and innovative demonstration of why they want to #BeADragon. The social media contest promotes the hashtag #BeADragon to introduce prospective students to the culture of the university.
More than 1,300 students were named to the deans’ list for the fall 2016 semester at the University of North Dakota. The list comprises students whose grade point average are in the top 15 percent of the enrollment in each of the university’s degree granting colleges and schools. A student must have completed no fewer than 12 semester hours of academic work for the semester, of which eight or more hours must be graded work rather than “satisfactory/unsatisfactory.” Here, listed alphabetically, are area students who made the list:
Jacob Sherfy of Jamestown is among students listed on the dean’s list of academic honors at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. The list honors undergraduates who have achieved a grade-point average of at least 3.5 out of a perfect 4.0 in all work attempted while enrolled in not less than 12 semester hours.
The warm weather Saturday helped boost the crowd at the Jamestown Rural Fire Department’s 2017 Fishing Derby to record numbers, although it made parking difficult, said Jamestown Rural Fire Chief Ben Maulding. In previous years, participants were allowed to park in a farm field on the hill above the reservoir, Maulding said. This year, the warm weather made the field too wet and muddy for vehicle traffic.
Class B Girls Basketball 6 Region tournaments Monday's quarterfinals Region 1 Kindred 67, Hankinson 40 Fargo Oak Grove 64, Northern Cass 48 Richland 59, Enderlin 56 Fairmount-Campbell-Tintah 51, Lisbon 45 Region 2 Park River-Fordville-Lankin 65, North Border 33 Grafton 61, Hillsboro-Central Valley 47 Thompson 40, May-Port-C-G 22 Finley-Sharon-Hope-Page 56, Drayton-Valley-Edinburg 54 Region 3 Medina-Pingree-Buchanan 51, Oakes 39
Clockerette (Feb. 13) Klein's Collision 912 954 882 -- 2748 Central Plains Ag. 841 844 825 -- 2510 Dollhouse Rentals 841 902 864 -- 2607 Sanford Health 800 939 906 -- 2645 Central Bus. Sys. 862 882 896 -- 2640 T&S Derbies 858 845 911 -- 911 High series: Katrina Weigel 514, Thelma Trecker 508. High games: Weigel 203. High games: Kathy Nelson 182, Dodie Kautz 181.