Attending Trooper Academy on Thurs., July 15 were Department Commander Gary Wolkow, standing left, Bob Thomason, PDC Paul Evenson, John Bachmeier, unknown, Harry Boner, Perry Schmidt, Travis Flisrand, PDC Larry Price and Leslie Hawkins. Kevin Hempel, kneeling, Douglas Feltman, Annette Dunham, PDC Charemon Dunham and Michael Pauling.
The Bensley-Rounds American Legion Post 280 sponsored Iroquois High School Senior Samantha Torguson to the Youth Trooper Academy at Pierre, S.D. July 12-16. Youth Trooper Academy is sponsored by the American Legion and the South Dakota Highway Patrol. Torgeson was one of 24 selected from across the state to attend. Annette Dunham and Charemon Dunham from the Iroquois Legion visited the Trooper Academy on Thurs., July 15.