Nick and Audrey Turner are the New Owners of the Grand Villa Apartments
May 12, 2021
Dave and Betty Sprinkle left their mark on the small town of Chinook long before they led the effort to build the Grande Villa. Dave ran the old-time gas station that people nowadays know as the Bear Paw Credit Union. The building itself is listed on the National Registry of Historical Buildings and still features the old-fashioned gas pumps outside the main entrance. Betty was a beloved teacher at the Eastside Middle School (grades 4-8) located between the courthouse and the high school, now the parking lot for the two buildings.
In 1979, the Grande Villa was dedicated "To those living who...