Sebastian Bear, Montpelier High School, and Jessica Schmitz, Jamestown High School, have been selected to represent their schools at the North Dakota Leadership Seminar Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 12-14 at the University of Jamestown. Bear, the son of Heidi and James Bear, and Schmitz, the daughter of Jay and Donna Schmitz, were selected to represent their schools at the North Dakota Leadership Seminar because of their leadership skills, commitment to community service and involvement in their school and community.
On July 5, 300 honor student musicians representing North Dakota and Montana will gather at North Dakota State University in Fargo for four days of rehearsal and a performance prior to departing for seven European countries for a 16-day tour. A m o n g those stud e n t s s e l e c t e d are Lexie Krapp of Jamestown and Morgan Harr of Ypsilanti. Krapp is a member of the Jamestown High School music program, directed by Cheryl McIntyre. She is the daughter of Michelle Hoggarth and Chris Krapp.
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Abby Kallenbach and Meghan Ford notched wins in helping the Blue Jays to the team title of the Al Cassell track and field meet in Jamestown on Saturday. Kallenbach had three top three finishes as the Blue Jays registered 158.3 points in their final outing before the West Region meet in Dickinson on Friday. Kallenbach cleared 4 feet, 11 inches to win the high jump. She added a second in the long and third in the triple.
Stockholders have approved a merger proposal bringing together two farm credit organizations serving Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. AgCountry Farm Credit Services and United FCS will merge under the name AgCountry Farm Credit Service, beginning July 1. The new organization will operate in 65 counties through 38 offices in parts of Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. Headquartered in Fargo, the association will serve nearly 18,000 customer-members, and have approximately $7.2 billion in assets.
One birth was reported Friday by Jamestown Regional Medical Center. May 12, daughter, 8 pounds, 9 ounces, to Brianna Wolff and Isaac Henne, Jamestown.
The City Board of Adjustment for Jamestown will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. May 18 at the Jamestown City Hall conference room. The meeting will consider a variance request for property located at 1514 Island Park Drive.
Jamestown First Assembly will be honoring mothers on Sunday, May 14, during its morning service. For the mothers, there will be gifts plus a drawing for special gift baskets. The service begins at 10:30 a.m. Child care will be available. Jamestown First Assembly is located at 1720 8th Ave. SW, across from Conlin’s Furniture.
Immanuel Lutheran Church will hold its 24th annual salad luncheon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 13, at the church, located at 1403 9th Ave. SE. The cost is $8 per person. Four-inch potted geraniums will also be for sale.