Area North Dakota students were among the 4,125 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the fall 2018 dean's list. A student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher and be enrolled in at least 12 class credits to qualify for the dean's list. Students are listed by hometown. Area students on the list include: Ashley: Haley Gilstad, Rachel Herman, Jakob Neu, Kendra Neu, Kathleen Schmidt, Blaire Schnabel Binford: Shaye Ronningen
The North Dakota National Archery in the Schools Program state tournament is scheduled for March 22-23 at the State Fair Center in Minot. The tournament will feature competition in Bullseye or Olympic style, and 3-D. The tournament consists of team and individual competition in elementary, middle school and high school, including awards and prizes, and up to $20,000 in college scholarships available to the top 10 boys and girls in each grade division.
For more than 20 years First Community Credit Union has provided college scholarships to its members. And with its recent merger with Citizens Community and Agassiz Federal Credit Unions, it is expanding its scholarship program to include a total of 15 multi-year scholarships — one for each of the colleges where FCCU has branch locations.
The Jamestown Elkettes held their monthly meeting on Feb. 13. The theme or the night was “For the Love of Games.” Hostesses were Kim Thorne and Norine Knutson.
The American Legion Auxiliary will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the All Vets Club
The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to email@example.com — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Tuesday, Feb. 19 James River Alanon Family, 7 p.m., AA Clubhouse, 518 10th Ave. SE. James River Alcoholics Anonymous, noon and 8 p.m., 518 10th Ave. SE.
The Jamestown Rural Fire Department fishing derby on the Jamestown reservoir drew 983 participants, said Rick Woehl, chief of the department. Fishing started at 1 p.m. and went through 4 p.m. During the derby, 69 fish were brought in to the weighing station.
The expected event on Monday evening where the “Dog Star” Sirius (Alpha Canis Majoris) may disappear for up to 1.8 seconds as the asteroid 4388 Jurgenstock covers it is not expected to be visible in the area.
The Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota will hold an open house from 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, at Babbs Coffee House, 100 1st Ave. S, Jamestown. Stop in anytime during the open house to meet local staff and learn about the programs and services provided by the Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota. Professionals, families, and individuals impacted by epilepsy are encouraged to attend. Coffee and pastries will be available.
The Calendar publishes public events, meetings and fundraisers in The Jamestown Sun free. To submit an activity, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org — with “Calendar” in the subject line or fax to 701-952-8477. Monday, Feb. 18 Overeaters Anonymous, 2 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Carrington.