Former minor league baseball player J.D. Scholten, a Sioux Citian whose life is full of connections to western and central Iowa, is eager and charismatic and creative. We find Scholten to be more an open-minded listener than a Twitter maven or partisan provocateur.
Remember being in middle school, and at first, you didn’t like a fellow student — or think you would? Maybe you fought on the playground. Sniped in gym class. But as we all know, many friendships, or at least relationships of respect, develop this way.