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Surprise $6,000 tip covers waitress’ tuition at Trinity Bible College

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

FARGO — Two customers of a Lincoln, Neb., Cracker Barrel were hoping to make a grumpy server laugh.
Instead, they got the restaurant’s cheeriest server – a North Dakota college student – and made her cry.
Trinity Bible College freshman Abig…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Vehle: Daugaard will oppose any tax increase for roads during his first term

February 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Vehle says more money for roads impossible until 2015.

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Second legislative forum scheduled for Feb. 9 at MTI

January 31, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs Committee will hold a second legislative cracker barrel (public forum) session Feb. 9 at Mitchell Technical Institute.
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Legislators say Pierre will heat up as session nears end

February 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

District 20 lawmakers gave their take on the 2012 session thus far and to hear concerns about education bills, roads and a proposed gun law ag a weekend cracker barrel. Continue Reading

Teachers, schools main topics at Mitchell cracker barrel

January 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s proposal to alter how South Dakota teachers are evaluated and paid was the prime topic for discussion at the first legislative cracker barrel of the year Saturday. Continue Reading

Legislators, public focus on budget during cracker barrel

January 29, 2011 in The Daily Republic

The state wants to provide the money sought for education, social services and other programs, state Rep. Lance Carson said Saturday.

“It’s not a situation where we’re not listening to people, not listening to causes,” Carson said during the first of two cracker barrels in Mitchell this winter. “The state does not have the money.” Continue Reading