About Potter County News

2019-02-21 E-Edition

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

Battlers to State…

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

GHS senior Preston Worth (center) brought home the championship medal from the Region 1B wrestling tournament in Redfield on Saturday, Feb. 16, to help lead the way for the Potter County wrestlers fifth place team rank and a trip to the State B tournament in Rapid City this weekend. The Battlers placed fifth as a team and qualified five wrestlers […]

Representative needed for county commission seat

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

The Potter County commission is looking for a representative to serve on the board from District 5. District 5 is located in the central part of the county including some of Gettysburg, and covers area north of town and west to the river. Those interested and willing to serve on the board must reside within that district.  The seat on […]

Fun evening with entertainment and hospital announcement

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

Don’t miss the community event on Thursday, Feb. 21 at the Legion Building. Avera Gettysburg Hospital is a big part of some good things coming to Potter County.  The community is invited to join in an evening of celebration on Thursday at the American Legion Community Building. Avera is announcing the launch of a new era of health care, that […]

Watch state wrestling tourney

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

Watch the State B wrestling matches, featuring five of the Potter County Battler matmen, live online Friday and Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at www.sdpb.org SDPB TV will broadcast the wrestling championships from Rapid City on their main channel starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday night. The preliminary matches will be available for live viewing on the website at sdpb.org 

Board of Education held regular meeting Feb. 11

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

February 11, 2019 The Gettysburg Board of Education held their regular meeting on the above date in the conference room. Present were the following: Brian Robbennolt, Kevin Geditz, Paul Kellogg and Daryn Zeigler. Absent: Matt Cronin, Kenny Goebel and Mark Schatz. Also present were Chip Sundberg, Wendy Smith, Barb Everson, Mercedes Lemke, Kelli Nagel and Sara Wuttke. Board President Robbennolt […]

Elaine Wagner

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

 Elaine Wagner of Pierre, SD died Feb. 12, 2019 after a battle with cancer. Elaine was born June 17, 1941, in Lebanon, SD to Melvin and Dorothy (Breitkreutz) Merrill. She grew up in Lebanon and graduated from Agar High School in 1959.  She worked for the South Dakota Department of Transportation for 33 years until her retirement in 1998.  She […]

Battlers best Trojans in Hoven during Monday afternoon basketball action

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

Stats Potter County 79 Faulkton 63 Nonconference at Hoven Quarter scores unavailable FAULKTON (8-9): Noah Cunningham 10, Tyler Ogle 16, Derek Heitmann 20, Jaden Melius 10, Nick Schlechter 4, Andrew Sorensen 1, Hunter Niederbaumer 2. Totals 20 12-21 63. POTTER COUNTY (12-6): Cole Nafziger 7, Calen Decker 15, Kolten Kirby 6, Shad Sharp 15, Dawson Simon 7, Dylan Drew 7, […]

Sophia Dahlquist

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

Sophia Rebecca Dahlquist, age 100, of Gettysburg, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 at the Avera Oahe Manor, Gettysburg. A celebration of life service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Feb. 25 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Gettysburg with Pastor David Otten presiding. A prayer service will be 7 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 24 at Luce Funeral Home, Gettysburg. Burial of […]

Five Battlers to compete at state

By Potter County News | February 20, 2019

Following are the results from the region tournament. Team Scores — Redfield Area 164.5, Sisseton 137.5, Clark-Willow Lake 131, Webster Area 113, Potter County 101, Kingsbury County 88, Faulkton Area 87, Groton Area 49, Sioux Valley 49, Warner-Northwestern 34, Deuel 29, Ipswich/Leola-Bowdle 29, Britton-Hecla 18, Hamlin-Castlewood 0, Tiospa Zina 0. 106: Jaidn Wager (9-13) place is unknown and scored 4.0 […]