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Thursday, May 24, 2012
The 45th Annual Lake AreaTechnical Institute graduation cer-emony was held Friday, May 11,2012, with six hundred forty grad-uates receiving their diplomas.The following student was pre-sented an Associate of Applied Sci-ence Degree (AAS), by Deb Shep-hard, President of Lake Area Tech.
Bison, SDEnergy Operations
Jackson receives degree
Thursday May 24
Hungarian goulash tomato spoon saladgreen beanspears
Friday May 25
Sweet & sour porkoven baked brown ricesteamed broccoliapricots
Monday May 28
Tuesday May 29
Pork chops w/celery saucemashed potatoesgreen bean casserole tropical fruit
Wednesday May 30
BBQ beef on a bunparsley carrotspotato saladlime sunshine saladbanana
The Jolly Ranchers 4H Club metSunday, May 6, 2012 at theBrushy Schoolhouse. Vice Presi-dent, Jacob Kolb, called the meet-ing to order. Nicole led the Pledgeof Allegiance and Shawna Kolb ledthe 4H Pledge. 11 members an-swered roll call to the topic of “what would you do with 1 hour of free time?”Stephanie read the minutes of the last meeting and they were ap-proved as read. The Treasurer’sReport was unavailable. Out-standing bills were received andStephanie made a motion, sec-onded by Julianna, to pay the out-standing bills.OLD BUSINESS: Veronicagave a report on the Memorial Daywreaths and vases that have beensold and that still are available forsale at the Bison Food Store.Several members of our club at-tended the Horse Safety Trainingthat was held in Bison, April 20,2012.Depending on weather andschedules, we will all get togethersometime and put steel on theporch part of the building andpaint.NEW BUSINESS: Veronicaasked the club if they would bewilling to donate money to pur-chase 2 plaques for the PerkinsCounty Horseshow that is to beheld June 11, 2012. Shawna madea motion, seconded by Nicole to doso.LEADERS REPORT: Daphnegave the report and reminded usthat a very important LeadersMeeting is to held Monday, May 7,2012.
Respectfully Submitted:Julianna Kari, Reporter
Jolly Ranchers 4H club stil has Memorial DayWreaths and Vases for sale!!!
Carpet and UpholsteryCleaning without Steam,
Only Dry Foam TouchesThe Carpet
•Fast drying•No shrinking or mildew
Bud & Mary Lee Drake
Great entertainment, good foodand door prizes await those whoattend Grand Electric’s AnnualMeeting on Friday, June 1, 2012.This year’s Annual Meeting willbe held at West River’s Warehousein Bison, SD. Please note the fol-lowing time changes to theagenda: Open House and OfficeTours will begin at 2:30 p.m.;Demonstrations will start at 3:30p.m.; Registration will begin at4:30 p.m.; the barbecued beef, porkand lamb supper will be from 5:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m.; the businessmeeting will start at 6:00 p.m. andThe Potter Family will be enter-taining you at 7:00 p.m.The Potter Family enjoys per-forming a variety of vintage, 50’sand 60’s music at various venues,and they continue to maintaintheir roots in gospel music. Themembers of The Potter Familyhave been singing and performingsince childhood. Stop by GrandElectric’s Annual Meeting andenjoy an evening filled with musicby The Potter Family.During the business meeting,members will hear reports on theCooperative’s business for 2011,elect three directors and receiveupdates on current activities aswell as challenges.There will be door prizes forkids. During the meeting, kids willbe entertained in the social room.Members attending Grand Elec-tric’s Annual Meeting will alsohave a chance to win one of nu-merous door prizes that will begiven away during the meeting. At6:00 p.m., one lucky individual willhave a chance to play “PLINKO”and win up to $100 CASH!The grand prize will be a draw-ing from the entire membershipfor a $500 cash prize. If that per-son is not present, we will draw forfive $100 cash prizes.It is YOUR Annual Meeting, somark your calendar today andmake plans to attend.
Grand Electric’s Annual Meeting to beHeld Friday, June 1st:
Entertainment Provided by The Potter Family
4-H club does community service
Thunder Butte Valley 4-H clubmet Sunday May 20th at the Bent-ley building. All present did static judging first including two Clover-buds. The whole club then wentout to the rodeo grounds andpicked up garbage. After enjoyinga nice cold bottle of water themeeting was called to order byPresident Wrangler with Secre-tary Dodge taking notes. Ashtinled the Pledge of Allegiance, andGavin led the 4-H pledge. After,the coming months events werediscussed the meeting was closedand Ashtin gave his first speech onRange Rules for Archery, and then Ashtin, Gavin, and Wrangler gavea talk on horse tack for their horsepin for the year.
Ashtin Gerbracht gives his first speech on Range Rules forArchery.
Dr. Jason M. HafnerDr. David J. Prosser
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Every 3rd Wed. of themonth
Vote for Brad W Besler on June 5th.Republican Candidatefor Perkins Co. Commi-sioner District #4.
I am a life long residentof Perkins County andhave a vested interest inthe town of Bison, the ruralpeople of this district andall of Perkins County.I would appreciate your vote.
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