Submitted by Terry Schools
Ward II resident Ken Lacqument has been appointed to serve on the Terry Town Council, replacing former council person Rolane Christofferson’s seat. Lacquement will serve the remainder of the term through 2017 before going to the voters to be elected into the four-year term seat, if he chooses to continue serving.
The Prairie County Sportsmen Association held their 6th annual ‘Take a Kid Fishing Day’ on Saturday, June 14, drawing in over 40 adult and children fishermen to the event. The group enjoyed a beautiful afternoon of fishing with lots of fish caught, followed by a barbecue picnic in Murn Park.
All four precincts in Prairie County reported high numbers of voter turnout, with precinct two garnering the most as 76 percent of its registered voters returned ballots for the Primary Election held on Tuesday, June 3. Precinct one followed close behind with 75 percent voting. Precinct four and three lagged, reporting 58 and 43 percents, respectively.
The past couple of weeks the Terry Public Works Department, along with the help of volunteers Clinton Rakes, Junior Fischer, Larry Christofferson, and Bond Drilling, have completed a thorough cleaning of debris and loose paint from the swimming pool.
Terry High School’s class of 2014 received their diplomas during
Saturday’s commencement exercises held at the Ray Frank gymnasium.
American Legion Post #32 Sergeant of Arms Tim Rittal presents Veteran Frank Ban with his 60 year pin during the Memorial Day service held at the Prairie County
Published May 21, 2014