Their stories: French, former commander of the 957th Multi-Role Bridge Company, led a unit into Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2003-2004. Her Bismarck-based unit returned from Iraq, minus three Soldiers who lost their lives. Huber, a Bismarck native who served in Desert Storm with the military police, was stationed in Iraq […]
Abbey Effertz, September/October 2004
Editor’s Note: As we celebrate 10 years of Inspiring Women, we caught up with a few of our past ‘cover girls’… Her story: Abbey, a high school senior, was successful in track and balanced many duties: student council president, student manager of Century football team, Girls State and more. She […]
Mary Van Sickle, January/February 2004
Editor’s Note: As we celebrate 10 years of Inspiring Women, we caught up with a few of our past ‘cover girls’… Her story: Mary Van Sickle has been the Executive Director of Dakota Media Access (DMA) for the past eleven years. She has brought the organization into the 21st century […]
Debi Rogers, August/September 2002
Editor’s Note: As we celebrate 10 years of Inspiring Women, we caught up with a few of our past ‘cover girls’… Her Story: Debi Rogers has been blessing the Bismarck-Mandan area with her many musical talents for years. Referencing her article: she plays a rare form of Gaelic harp, teaches […]
Deborah Ness, February/March 2002
Editor’s note: Deborah Ness was on the first cover of ‘Inspire’ Magazine. As we celebrate ten years of Inspiring Women, we caught up with a few ‘cover girls’… Her story: Deborah Ness was named Bismarck’s first female Chief of Police in 1997. During her time in the position she met […]
Inspired Woman 10th Anniversary Edition
by Deb Seminary, editor We are very excited to announce the 10th Anniversary Edition of Inspired Woman Magazine is coming out in August! It is hard to believe the magazine has been inspiring women for ten years. Starting out as ‘inspire’, the Bismarck Mandan publication quickly developed a following and […]
Featured Advertiser – Captain Jack's
Captain Jack’s Liquorland had been serving the Bismarck-Mandan area for many years. The first store, Ski’s Liquor in Mandan, started the owners on their entrepreneurial path.
The Definition of Inspiration
by Robyn Hanson Editor’s Note: This was an entry in the ‘Who Inspires You’ contest Inspire: (1) To influence, move, or guide by divine or supernatural inspiration. (2) To exert an animating, enlivening, or exalting influence upon. (3) To communicate, bring out or about. (4) To spread by indirect means.
Jacey Enget – Liking the Challenge of Having a Disability
By Cari Bousfield Editor’s note: This was an entry in the ‘Who Inspires You’ contest. One of Jacey Enget’s favorite activities is horseback riding. She also loves to bow hunt, bowl, swim, water ski, snow ski, attend Wizard’s basketball games, and going to concerts. In fact, she has even gotten […]
Be Inspired to help your Neighbors
by Deb Seminary It has been eight days since we heard the flood news. As each day has passed, more and more people have needed help and more and more people have volunteered.