Daily Archives: March 25, 2013

USD Moves to Semi Finals of WBI

  BEAUMONT, Texas – Polly Harrington scored 15 points and Alexis Yackley recorded nine assists to lead the South Dakota women past the Lamar Cardinals 71-48 in the Womens Basketball Invitational (WBI) quarterfinals on Sunday afternoon.  Harrington shot 7-for-8 in the game and scored 13 points in the first half, while Yackley led the Coyotes in assists and rebounds for the second-straight game. Yackley had eight rebounds and finished the …

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Justice Applauds Signing of Rural Lawyer Bill

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Chief Justice David Gilbertson says a new law that gives incentives to lawyers willing to work in rural areas of the state will help more residents have access to legal services. Gilbertson says the signing of House Bill 1096 into law last week makes South Dakota the first state in the nation to have legislation designed specifically to assist recruiting attorneys into rural parts …

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Sunday South Dakota Scoreboard

Women’s College Basketball WBI Quarterfinals South Dakota 71, Lamar 48 Indoor Football League Colorado 37, Sioux Falls Storm 33

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SD Ag in the Classroom Will Name Teacher of Year

MILLER, S.D. (AP) – The South Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom organization is seeking nominations for its teacher of the year award. The award recognizes a teacher who integrates agricultural concepts into non-agricultural classes in kindergarten through 8th grade. The organization says teachers competing for the award must use agricultural information to help students understand the importance of agriculture. Learning activities may include an understanding of agriculture’s impact on people’s …

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