Children at the library program last Wednesday broke the cardinal rule of the kitchen: don’t play with your food. Library Director Melissa Hutmacher demonstrated how to use milk and food coloring to make an edible food paint. Above, kidscolor pictures and add food to make a textured art piece.
Gary Harris graduated from Chamberlain High School in 1982 and knew he would one day return home. What he couldn’t have predicted, of course, was the journey he’d take. Harris wrestled for one year in high school. An impressive record combined with strength, youth and “just enough dumb”, according to Harris, caught attention from coaches at Northern State University in Aberdeen. The former Cub was offered a wrestling scholarship and quickly adapted to college life.
Former SD Governor Mike Rounds was just another person in the room, joining the Brule Co. Republicans for a casual ice cream social July 23. Rounds, of course, is running for the U.S. Senate seat soon to be vacated by Tim Johnson, but this meeting wasn’t to drum up support for his campaign.
The annual Size Really Matters ladies only fishing tourney was held Saturday. Twenty-eight teams gathered in the American Creek Marina to fish on the Missouri River and raise awareness for breast cancer.
Three CHS students are able to participate in the 41st Annual SD Honor Choir held this summer on the campus of Augustana College. The elite choir of 150 voices selects the finest singers form SD high school students in grades 10 and 11. Each student audition includes a written exam, vocal solo, sight singing, tonal memory, and a cappella singing.
My fantasy football draft was Saturday, and it went better than expected. I know, July 26 seems ridiculously early for such things. Training camp just started for a handful of teams. The first preseasongame is two weeks away.