Hendricks Public School’s Class of ‘59

July 11, 2019

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The Hendricks Public School Class of 1959 celebrated their 60-year reunion at Cedric’s Banquet Room in Hendricks on Wednesday evening, July 3. Pictured seated, left to right, are Beatta Sagmoe, Barbara Fliss, Karen Thompson, Danny Christianson and Larry Peterson; standing are Noel Pierce, John Stone, Larry Thoreson, Roger Christianson, David Kurth and Michael Nelson.

Hendricks Public School’s Class of ‘74

July 11, 2019

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The Hendricks Public School Class of 1974 met at the Hendricks Golf Clubhouse Saturday evening for their 45-year reunion.

Nature Camp at Hendricks School

July 3, 2019

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Meghan Carmody is one of several Hendricks Public School teachers helping out with Nature Camp this summer.

By Violet Nelson
vanelson70@gmail.com

This year’s Summer Na­ture Camp at Hendricks Public School was for kids kindergarten through sixth grade from Hendricks and Lynd. It is held every day the last two weeks of June. Prior to this, the camp had been called a science/his­tory camp.
Teachers include Monica Dorn, who has helped co­ordinate the Nature Camp for the last three years, Josh Eide, Trudy Law­burgh, Meghan Carmody and Mary Chick. Karri Wahl and Paul Chick have also helped out in many capacities…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Hendricks board approves land purchase

June 26, 2019

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Hendricks Principal Paul Chick.

By Mark Wilmes
tributeeditor@gmail.com

 
Superintendent Bruce Houck was at his last board meeting for the district at last week’s regular meeting. Board Member John Olson opened the meeting by thanking Houck for his service.
“I want to thank Bruce for all the years,” Olson said. “This is his last board meeting here. Lots of things have changed over the years and we’re still here.”
Houck returned the thanks to the board members.
“I appreciate all the help and all the friendships over the years,” he said. “You guys don’t realize how much I do appreciate it.”

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

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Hendricks Superintendent Bruce Houck overseeing final meeting. Current principal Paul Chick will take over in July.

10U Redhawks take on Thunder

June 26, 2019

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Meghan Carmody

On June 12, the Estell­ine-Hendricks 10U Fast­pitch team played in Tracy against the Thunder. The Redhawks came out on top in hard battle, 8-5. Brynn­lee Hanson pitched the first two innings. She had two strikeouts, four hits, and three walks. In 10U, if a player is walked, their coach comes out to pitch and only five runs allowed per half-inning. In the first inning, during coach pitch, the Redhawks caught two pop flys.

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Redhawks 10U Fastpitch soar past Marshall Orange

June 26, 2019

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Ayla Texley of the Redhawks 10U softball team is pictured catching against Marshall Orange.

Submitted by
Meghan Carmody

On June 19, the 10U Girls Fastpitch Team played Mar­shall Orange, finishing with a score of 17-3. The Red­hawks finished three in­nings with the five-run rule (only five runs allowed per half-inning). The Redhawks were spread thin through the field, with only seven girls playing that night (10U allows nine or 10 girls to play the field). Brynnlee Hanson started pitching for the Redhawks. She finished the first two innings with one strikeout, three hits and four walks (coach pitches for batter on a walk), with a total of 30 pitches…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

Redhawk 10U Girls Fastpitch team defeat Slayton in two

June 13, 2019

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No. 26 Kylee Johnson at bat.

The Redhawks 10U Girls Fastpitch Softball Team took on the Slayton team on Wednesday, June 5. The Redhawks came out vic­torious with scores of 8-1 and 9-0. Brynnlee Hanson pitched the first game with five strikeouts, seven hits and giving up one run in the third inning…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

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No. 1 Ava Crooks at bat.

Redhawks soar at State Golf Tournament June 3 and 4

June 13, 2019

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This smiling trio of Redhawks received the fifth place plaque at the South Dakota State Golf Championships. Sophie Johnson, Jesade Siverson and Kaylee Johnson shot 313 on day one and a 303 on day two, for a combined 616 to earn the fifth spot overall.

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The Estelline-Hen­dricks girls golf team brought home fifth place in the team competition at the State Golf Meet in Yankton, South Dakota at the Fox Run Golf Course, June 3-4.
The tournament con­sisted of 18 holes of golf each day. Jesade Siverson led the Redhawks on day one with a combined 101, shooting a 50 and 51…

For the full story, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.

HPS Grads travel to D.C.

June 13, 2019

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Max Schumacher, Heather Digre, Abby Satterlee and Nick Brow, pictured left to right above, are members of the Hendricks Public School Class of 2019 who took the annual graduating class trip to Washington D.C. They spent five days touring the historic sites of Washington with a private tour of the Capitol Building, and enjoyed an evening out at a fine dining establishment, Mastro’s, during their trip. Fourth grade teacher Josh Eide, pictured center front below, accompanied the students on their travels.

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Murals, murals, murals

June 6, 2019

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Mural by Kaylee Johnson, Grade 10, Sophie Johnson, Grade 11, and Abigail Satterlee, Grade 12

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Mural by Portia Weishaar, Grade 9

For more photos, read this week’s Hendricks Pioneer.