Apr 23, 2013
The Daily Gazette
Catherine M. McGill
She was born Feb. 22, 1926, in Flagg Township, the daughter of William and Jennie Smith.
'Membranous' trips up Sherron for S.D. spelling bee title
She can spell it backwards, sideways and upside down on any given day. But on March 23, "membranous" was the word that took Brandon Valley eighth grader out of contention for the USD Scripps Spelling Bee title.
Juvenile transitional home is reopening
A Department of Corrections facility for juveniles will reopen this summer under a contract with an Alabama firm.
BV 8th grader takes second in USD Scripps Spelling Bee
VERMILLION, S.D. - Max Oesterling, the son of Jeffrey and Dana Oesterling of Custer, correctly spelled "pronouncement" to win the oral competition of the University of South Dakota Scripps Spelling Bee on March 23.