Bull-A-Rama - June 16, 2011
The weather turned out to be perfect for
the Bull-A-Rama on Thursday, June 16th. The rides were
exciting, the crowd was large, and at moments the atmosphere was
here for more action-packed shots.)
hope you didn't miss this year's Foster County Fair.
It was an absolute delight to be part of a traditional
fair atmosphere with all the colorful concessions,
spectacular rides, animal showmanship, games and unique
here for more pictures
taken at the 2011
here for pictures from the
of Champions and
CHS Fine Arts Expo
Tuesday, May 10:
Carrington High School
(Click on a picture to
enlarge the show.)
On Tuesday, May 10th, our local high
school students displayed their artistic talents in the annual CHS
Fine Arts Expo. There were art projects on display, as well as
vocal and instrumental performances, and speeches from the
Carrington High School
speech team. Refreshments were provided as attendees browsed
during the event and as a silent auction was held of some of the
students' work. Many people from the community attended the
expo and were entertained and impressed with the talents of
Carrington's young artisans. Many thanks go to the students
for sharing their talents with us and to Dave Pollert, Pegs Johnson,
Christy Richter and Michele Seil for their professional guidance.
Golf Club Banquet
The clubhouse at CrossRoads
Golf Course was quite busy on the evening of Saturday, April
9th, as members and guests celebrated the opening of their
For information on how to become a member of CrossRoads,
please contact Renee Johnson, the golf course manager, at
Click here to see their schedule for this year.
Carrington Health Center Auxiliary sold almost 300 dozen cookies for
Valentine's Day! Thanks for such great community support!
The New Rockford Opera House
We hope you
didn't miss this great show! The Opera House has a variety of
shows throughout the year.
For more info...
4th of July Parade - 2010
Happy Heart Hutch
As you know, the Happy Heart Hutch is
always adding new, unique gifts.
Check out all the new merchandise and food items: USA
flax...gluten-free chips...meat-rubs... dips... soups... bread
mixes... and other Thunderbird products.
The Hutch is filled with wonderful ideas for
gifts, as well as featuring ongoing specials.
July: 50% off all patriotic merchandise
pleasant to stop by the Happy Heart Hutch, whether you're there to
buy a gift for someone in the hospital, to pick up a decoration for
your home, or to visit with an Auxiliary volunteer. Also, it
feels good to know that the proceeds from the Hutch go toward a good
service projects for the hospital and the
Souri River Flooding
Aerial views of the Souris River taken from a N.D.
National Guard Black Hawk helicopter in the vicinity of Minot and
Burlington, N.D. on June 25, 2011. (Photos by Sgt Brett Miller, N.D.
National Guard Visual Information) [If you click on the photo, it will take you
to flickr's website where you can see many other flood photos.
Past Dining Events
Soup Bowl Fundraiser
Tuesday, March 29th
Putnam House - Carrington
Alison watches as one of their 11 soups is
The Putnam House offers an elegant
background for dining.
As you know, all the proceeds from
this event will go toward continuing the cultural activities that
take place at the
Putnam House. A big thanks to Alison and the crew of
ladies who help make these events successful!!
Carrington Health Center Auxiliary
ladies are always working hard to raise funds for
their community/hospital service projects. Their
Taco-In-A-Bag lunch is always a popular event!
about Carrington, ND.
Carrington, North Dakota, The Central City
Carrington Chamber of Commerce
Carrington, North Dakota: Wikipedia
Carrington, ND: Citi-Data.Com
US Census: Quick facts - Carrington, North Dakota
Foster County, ND: Official Website
South Central North Dakota
US Census: Quick Facts - Foster County, ND
North Dakota State University: Carrington Research Extension Center
North Dakota State Government
FOSTER COUNTY COURTHOUSE