This photo of the Marshall County Courthouse looks like it belongs on the front of a Christmas card, but it was taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, when the area was blanketed by over nine inches of wet snow.

King Jory Flanery and Queen Jaidyn Roehr were crowned Britton-Hecla homecoming royalty at coronation ceremonies on Tuesday. The royal couple will reign over homecoming activities this week.

News

This photo of the Marshall County Courthouse looks like it belongs on the front of a Christmas card, but it was taken on Wednesday, Oct. 10, when the area was blanketed by over nine inches of wet snow.

Mother Nature provided a fall surprise for Marshall County residents last week Wednesday in the form of a potent snowstorm that disrupted power and left a trail of damaged trees.

South Dakota pheasant hunters will take to the fields on Saturday for the annual season opener with about 47 percent more optimism than a year ago.

On Nov. 6, voters will decide if out-of-staters can continue to be involved in South Dakota elections.

Obituaries

Kenneth “Kenny” Freiss, Jr, age 63, of Fargo, ND, died Wednesday, October 10, 2018, at his home under the care of his family and hospice.

Betty Gail Jones died in Longmont, CO, at the age of 94 years.

Claude A. Schlagel, longtime Britton area farmer, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018, at Marshall County Healthcare Center in Britton after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

Marshall County Journal

PO Box 69, Britton, SD 57430
Phone: (605) 448-2281
Fax: (605) 448-2282