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Stories from Tuesday, December 10, 2002

Center for Women is taking shape at BVRMC (12/10/02)
It might be hard to tell from the outside, but there's a lot going on inside the Center for Women, one of the highlights of the current construction boom at Buena Vista Regional Medical Center. Ann Mackrill-Wilson, the marketing director, and Lenny McDonald, engineering director, conducted a tour yesterday of the construction site...
Community comes out to support its Guard soldiers (12/10/02)
By BRENT HARDIN Pilot-Tribune Staff More than 200 people from the Storm Lake region helped support those who serve the United States during a soup supper and silent auction benefit on Saturday night, an event which raised $1,500 for deployed local soldiers and their families...
The Power of Peace (12/10/02)
It is a complicated situation looking at the Mideast, even for a man whose is a native of Iran. Dr. Nasser Dastrange can see both sides of the Middle East coin, since he is both an American and an Iranian. Dastrange is a professor of mathematics at Buena Vista University, and has been teaching at BVU for 16 years...
Ethanol co-product session set (12/10/02)
A cutting edge seminar detailing storage, feeding and management of ethanol co-products for beef and swine animals will be held from 1 to 4 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 17 at the Western Iowa Tech Auditorium in Cherokee. Concurrent sessions will emphasize co-products for beef rations and dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) in swine diets...
AEA 5 begins new mentoring program for beginning teachers (12/10/02)
As educators we know that learning is to teach is a lifelong process. In the process, teachers renew and review content, strategies and assessments as they continue to ask questions about student learning. A school's most valuable resources is the educator who successfully impacts student achievement...
Wedding (12/10/02)
Kylee Brooke Heiland and Trevor John Boettcher were married July 12, at 6:30 p.m. on the Buena Vista University Forum Lawn, Storm Lake. The campus was a beautiful setting for the outdoor summer wedding. Rev. Thomas Egger of the Zion Lutheran Church of rural Storm Lake officiated at the double ring ceremony...
Sophomore shines in debut as SL rolls to win (12/10/02)
What a debut for Casey Morgan. The 6-foot-5 sophomore scored 20 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and blocked three shots in his varsity debut to help Storm Lake open the season with a 62-41 victory over Pocahontas on Saturday night at Tornado Fieldhouse...
Alta suffers loss to Newell-Fonda (12/10/02)
Matt Stauter scored 17 points and handed out 13 assists as Newell-Fonda knocked off Alta 77-56 in a Northwest Conference game last Friday night at Newell. Newell-Fonda held a 23-17 lead after the first quarter. The Mustangs took a 39-34 lead into the halftime break. The Mustangs extended their lead to 61-46 after three quarters...
Storm Lake girls have little trouble with Pocahontas (12/10/02)
Mel Fisher scored 13 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Billie Blanchard added 13 points and five rebounds to help Storm Lake to a 62-37 victory over Pocahontas on Saturday at Tornado Fieldhouse. Storm Lake led 10-8 after the first quarter, but used a 21-9 spurt in the second quarter to take a 31-17 lead at halftime. The Tornadoes led 43-31 heading into the fourth period before outscoring the Maidens 19-9 in the fourth quarter...
Tony-winning musical comes to the Orpheum (12/10/02)
The Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning landmark American musical RENT, written by Jonathan Larson and directed by Michael Greif, will play the Orpheum Theater for two nights only, Friday, February 28 and Saturday, March 1, 2003 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which range in price from $29 to $49, will go on sale December 7, and can be purchased by visiting the Sioux City Auditorium Box Office, all Ticketmaster locations, online at ticketmaster.com or by calling 712-252-3434...
4-H club's coloring contest attracts 379 entries (12/10/02)
The Maple Valley Agriculturalist 4-H Club met recently for a bowling event. The quilt raffle went well, they reported, with $600 raised. For the club's annual coloring contest, they received 379 posters back. Our two winners were picked at this meeting and will receive bikes at Wal-mart...
Karl Marker (12/10/02)
Funeral services for Karl Francis Marker, 87, formerly of Webb, were held Monday, December 9, at the United Methodist Church in Webb with Reverend Tonna Parsons and Reverend Elliott Butler III officiating. Interment was in Garfield Cemetery in Webb...
Letter from the Editor (12/10/02)
Every year, the Pilot takes our Partners in Excellence class through Santa's Castle as a little extra treat for them. Okay, okay - truth be told, they take me through Santa's Castle, and it's every bit as much a treat for those who are only kids at heart...