Huge crowd finds eggs, prizes at annual Easter Egg Hunt
A large crowd gathered last Saturday at the East Park for the
annual Parkston Commercial Club Easter Egg Hunt.
Best in the state
It takes a great deal of work, practice, dedication and talent
to be chosen to play in the South Dakota All-State Band.
$1.3 billion spent on outdoor recreation
in South Dakota
Outdoor and wildlife-associated recreation contributes $1.3 billion
annually to the South Dakota economy, according to a recent report
from the Department of Game, Fish and Parks.
PHS presents Aunt Maggitys Dark and Stormy Night
The Parkston High School Drama Department presented the Edith
Weiss play Aunt Maggitys Dark and Stormy Night, directed
by Eunice Schmidt, March 31 and April 1.
Kaylor 4-H Club reviews upcoming activities
The Kaylor 4-H Club met April 2 on Highway 18 north of Kaylor
to walk the Adopt-A-Highway, followed by the monthly meeting
at the Kaylor Community Center, with the Fuerst family as host.
Piano students perform at contest
Eunice Schmidt, Parkston, had nine of her piano students participate
in the South Dakota Band Masters Piano Contest April 8.
The Good Folks of Lennox Valley
Marvin and Raymond are up to something at Sunday services
More often than not, Sunday was the most anticipated day of the
week in the Valley.
Parkston/Ethan pitchers record two shut
Jesse Grossdidier didnt allow a single run as Parkston/Ethan
defeated Elk Point-Jefferson, 10-0, April 15.
If it fits, it ships to Cuba
A few odds and ends from my trip to Cuba last month.
South Dakota Guard volunteers organizing
community food drive
Volunteer members of the South Dakota National Guard are organizing
a food drive for the fourth consecutive year to benefit people
in the communities in which they serve.
Time to revisit drought plans for the ranch
In light of the dry range conditions forecast for much of central
and western South Dakota, cattle producers are encouraged to
review their drought management plans.
Mediation services available for farmers
The South Dakota Department of Agricultures Agricultural
Mediation Program is available for farmers and ranchers in financial
Funds available for specialty crop advancement
The South Dakota Department of Agriculture announces that funds
are available for Specialty Crop Block Grants.
Program helps finance beginning farmers
Bond purchasers can potentially save thousands of dollars in
federal taxes by investing in a beginning farmer.
Remembering South Dakotas ace
South Dakota draws an ace. That was one headline
following the gubernatorial election of Joe Foss.
Americans least favorite season
Lets be honest, no one enjoys paying taxes. While that
might be the understatement of the century, its worth pointing
out now that tax season is coming to a close.
Weisser brings 47 year career to a
At a senior living community, people have the same basic needs
as at any age, the need to laugh and have fun, to discover and
learn, and to live life to its fullest.
T-D School Board: Opt-out is Plan A
A community meeting in Delmont regarding a potential school opt-out
focused on teamwork and local control.