Three Britton-Hecla teachers are nearing the end of careers that total 114 combined years of service to youth.

Six area high school seniors have been named to the Britton Journal’s 19th Annual All-Area Academic Team.

Twenty-six Britton-Hecla seniors are scheduled to receive diplomas on Sunday at commencement exercises set for 2:30 p.m. in the Britton-Hecla Arena.


The Britton-Hecla golf squad had a chance to see where it stood heading into the regional meet next Monday with a pre-region meet at Cattail Crossing Golf Course in Watertown on Monday.

Memorial services for Jim Gederos, 75, Aberdeen, were held on Saturday, May 13, at First United Methodist Church, Aberdeen, Pastors Tim Sersen and Derek Baum officiated.

Norbert “Butch” Thornberg passed away on May 1, 2017, at St. Gerard’s Community Nursing Home, Hankinson, ND, where he had resided since January of 2017.

Marshall County Journal

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