May 14 Hills Crescent community events


Beaver Creek Township Board will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 14, at the township hall.

Helping Build Communities Stronger will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 19, in the Club Room at the American Legion in Hills. Final plans for the upcoming 125th anniversary for the city of Hills will be discussed.

Valley Springs Cemetery lot owners will meet at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 19.

Sound Cascade Sweet Adeline Chorus rehearses at 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at Prairie Creek, 4400 W. Creekside Dr., Sioux Falls. Call 507-597-6288.

SW MN Freethinkers will meet at 10:30 a.m. the third Saturday of each month at the Rock County Community Library, 201 W. Main St., Luverne. For more information email

TOPS #698 Luverne (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) meets for weigh-in at 8 a.m. every Thursday at Pizza Ranch in Luverne. The meeting follows at 8:30 a.m.

Al-Anon meets at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays in the Buffalo Ridge Meeting Room (lower level) at the Sanford Medical Center in Luverne. Call Stephanie at 449-1246.

Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7 p.m. Fridays in the basement of St. Catherine Catholic Rectory, 203 E. Brown St., Luverne. Use east door. Call Shawn at 507-220-3180.

Alcoholics Anonymous meets at 8 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays in the Rock County Community Library. Call 605-321-4324.

Brandon area Al-Anon meets at 8 p.m. Monday and Thursday evenings and at 11 a.m. Saturdays at 209 Elm Street (behind VFW) in Brandon, S.D. Call 605-215-9947 with questions.

Weight Watchers meets every Monday in First Presbyterian Church, Luverne. Weigh-in is from 5 to 5:30 p.m. and the meeting is from 5:30 to 6 p.m. Call 283-2576 with questions.


Residents of H-BC district asked to complete survey

The Hills-Beaver Creek School District is conducting a Flexible Learning Year Initiative survey. All residents in the H-BC school district are asked to go to the H-BC website, and click on the survey link. The H-BC Board of Education will consider the results of the survey in determining whether to continue to be a member of the FLY Initiative going forward into the 2016-2017 school year.


Area schools announce graduation dates

Local schools will host graduation ceremonies on the following dates:

Adrian High School is at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 15, in the high school gym;

Ellsworth High School is at 7 p.m. Friday, May 22, in the high school gym;

Hills-Beaver Creek High School will be at 7 p.m. Friday, May 22, in the high school gym; and

Luverne High School is at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 17, in the Cardinal Gym at Luverne Elementary School.


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