Milbank Kindergarten Screening Planned
The Milbank School District will conduct a Kindergarten screening and registration Friday, January 18, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Koch Elementary School. Kindergarten screening is for any child who is five years old before September 1, 2019. Children will participate in a kindergarten assessment. The school nurse... Read more
Winners Announced For The Festival Of Trees at The Grant County Courthouse
The Grant County Courthouse remained spruced up all during the holidays with 18 trees decorated for the 27th Annual Festival of Christmas Trees. The Grant County Library won first place with its tree The S’more you Read the S’more you Know! Stateline 4-H Club took second place with their... Read more
Christmas Dinner Volunteers Needed!
Do turkeys fear you and dinner guests cheer you? Do you know a drumstick from a wing? Even if you don’t, the Free Christmas Day Dinner is looking for you! Just one hour of your time can make a big difference in someone’s happiness this holiday. Turkey carvers and... Read more
Christmas Recital Held at Abbey of the Hills
Twenty-four students of Kristi Seehafer presented their Christmas recital on Sunday, December 9, at The Abbey of the Hills. The program included a selection of traditional and contemporary holiday songs. A reception followed the performance. Back Row: Isabella Anderson, Beckham Berry, Liam Heller, Rhianna Cantine, Mallory Falk, Jackson McFaden,... Read more
MHS Musicians to Perform Afternoon Christmas Concert
The MHS Music Department will perform in concert on Sunday, December 9, at 2:30 p.m. in the Milbank High School Theater. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students. Refreshments will be offered following the concert. The concert choir will open with White Winter Hymnal, a vocal and... Read more
Milbank Cub Scouts Race Turtles
Milbank Cub Scouts Pack 38 held their annual turtle races at the Emanuel Lutheran Church. Two divisions competed. In the Rookie division, Matthew Unzen won first place, Emmett Schuelke was second, and Ryan Steffen, third. In the Veteran division, Jesus Rethke won the event, Lawson Novy earned second place, and... Read more
St. Lawrence School Program Celebrates the Season with International Music
St. Lawrence School celebrates the true meaning of the season at their Christmas program on Wednesday, December 12. Performances are at 1:30 and 7 p.m. Everyone is invited and admission is free. Director Elizabeth Schulte says, “The students at St. Lawrence really love music, and even more, they love... Read more
Milbank Fire and Rescue Team Welcome Large Crowd
The Milbank Fire and Rescue team gave away $350 in cash and over 50 turkeys at their annual Turkey Bingo on November 15. “The crowd filled the hall,” said Milbank Fire Chief Kevin Schuelke, “just like in the last few years, even though the weather this year was nasty.”... Read more
Milbank Middle School to Present Christmas Concert
The Milbank Middle School bands and choirs present their annual Christmas concert on Thursday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Milbank High School Theatre. Everyone is welcome and admission is free. The sixth, seventh, and eighth grade choirs will perform musical selections that include Hope Is a Hidden... Read more
Benefit Tomorrow for Axel Toft – Grandson of Curt and Diane Berkner
Join your friends and neighbors for a benefit this Sunday, December 2, at the Speedway Event Center. Have a meal together, play Holiday Bingo, and support 2 year-old Axel Toft who has been diagnosed with leukemia. Axel and his twin brother, Tycho, are the sons of Eric and Jackie... Read more