Brianna Beck and Preston Jones presented the commencement address at Britton-Hecla graduation ceremonies on Sunday. A total of 26 seniors received diplomas, and the Class of 1968 was recognized on its 50th anniversary.

Ten members of Britton-Hecla’s state championship football team attended the Sioux Falls Argus Leader Sports Awards event at the Pentagon in Sioux Falls last week Wednesday. The team’s recovery of a fumble and Skylar MacConnell’s ensuing touchdown in the title game (above)

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Brianna Beck and Preston Jones presented the commencement address at Britton-Hecla graduation ceremonies on Sunday. A total of 26 seniors received diplomas, and the Class of 1968 was recognized on its 50th anniversary.

Britton-Hecla Superintendent Steve Benson told members of the 2018 graduating class during commencement ceremonies on Sunday that their path will not always be easy.

Dylan Frey and Brandy Peterson presented the Senior Honor Presentations at the Langford Area graduation on Saturday and both grduates earned highest honors. A total of 16 seniors received diplomas.

Six area high school seniors have been named to the Britton Journal’s 20th Annual All-Area Academic Team.

MARY CUSICK

Three long-time Britton-Hecla educators with over a combined century of service will be retiring at the end of the school year, and they all have one thing in common – they didn’t grow up planning

Obituaries

The funeral for Lovetta Boe was held on Thursday, May 17, at the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Langford with Rev. Ramona Hayes officiating.

Ambrose passed away at CHI - St. Francis Health Hospital in Breckenridge, MN, on Tuesday, May 15, 2018, at age 99 years and 9 months.

Gloriane E. Yost, 91, of Aberdeen, passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services in Aberdeen, following a lengthy illness.

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