Bankruptcies for Aug.23-29

Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for Aug. 23 through Aug. 29. Individuals can file Chapter 7 petitions (asking that debts be liquidated); Chapter 12 (a simplified reorganization method for farmers and ranchers whose gross debt does not exceed $1.5 million); and Chapter 13 (a plan to repay some debts in three to five years). Businesses can file Chapter 11 petitions to reorganize their debts under a court-approved plan for repayment. • Aberdeen: Bradley Alan Hochhalter, Chapter 7; Melinda Rae Hochhalter, Chapter 7; Michael Dean Wiedrick, Chapter 7; Robert Joseph Ward, Chapter 7; Janine Marie Ward, Chapter 7. • Belle Fourche: Robert Rudolph Rosier Jr., Chapter 7. • Brookings: Gale Delores Bunkers, Chapter 7; Roger Burnell Bush, Chapter 7. • Edgemont: Stephen Douglas Upton, Chapter 7; Elizabeth Christa Upton, Chapter 7. • Huron: Tiffany Deneice Lawrence, Chapter 7; Lisa Marie Hansen, Chapter 7. […]