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Published: Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014 2:07 a.m. CDT

Knights contest

The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship was held Jan. 20 and 22 at St. Malachy School for boys and girls ages 10-14.

The following winners were invited to participate in district competition at 1 p.m. Feb. 2 at Osceola Middle School.

Boys winners were Colby Burg, Spencer Lane, Beau Thompson and Cullen Bodell. Winners in the girls divisions were Rylie Driskell, Kara Kinsella, Megan Haley, Micha Stephens and Angela Walsh.


Terri Tussey of Orient was incorrectly identified in an article about the Lenox vs. East Union boys basketball game in Wednesday’s News Advertiser.

Senior day

INDIANOLA — The University of Dubuque wrestling team comes to Simpson Saturday for a 1 p.m. start in Hopper Gym.

It is Military Appreciation Day, as all members of the military will receive free admission to the dual. Seniors Taylor Witzel, Jared Bevins of Creston and Jeff Sand will be recognized in a ceremony before the dual.

Bevins is the Storm’s 197-pound varsity wrestler with a 9-12 record to date.

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