Chief Justice David Gilbertson delivered the annual State of the Judiciary message to a joint session of the South Dakota Legislature last week Wednesday and called South Dakota’s Rural Attorney Program the “gold standard.” (Photo by Jeremy Waltner, Freeman Courier)

The new clubhouse at the Britton Country Club is taking shape. replaces a structure that had served the golf course since the Plans are for the new facility to open in April. The building 1930’s.

News

Many South Dakota nursing homes are struggling to survive, and that topic drew considerable discussion at a legislative cracker barrel held in Britton Saturday morning.

A Britton resident met with Marshall County Commissioners on Tuesday and informed them that she is circulating a petition against tearing down the Marshall County Courthouse.

About 35 Britton area residents attended a District 1 legislative cracker barrel at Fun After Fifty on Saturday. Senator Susan Wismer and Representative Steve McCleerey gave updates on legislative issues and answered questions.

The Britton-Hecla Board of Education approved the 2019-20 calendar and scheduled one makeup weather day for March at its regular meeting held last week Wednesday.

Obituaries

The funeral service for Arlyce Ogren will be held at 2:00p.m.onSaturday,February 23, at Highlanda Lutheran Church of rural Langford. Rev. Dr.

Ann Louise Stohl, our beloved mother, died peacefully at home on Saturday, January 26, 2019. She was 89.

A private family service will be held at Tahoma National Cemetery in Kent, WA.

Funeral services for Loyd A. Williams of Watertown, will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, at The Bridge Church, at 810 Jenson Ave. SE in Watertown.

Marshall County Journal

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