Parents and Students of Stanley County: Athlete Registration is now Open for the new spring Stanley County Clay Target Team. Athlete registration will be handled this year by the League’s new technology parter, SportsEngine.
To register for the team email Sonja Johnson at email@example.com, registration ends March 10th, sign up before then for pre-season information and event notification.
Coalition of Citizens with Disabilities Fundraising Event
Raffle Tickets available through April 30th, Drawing May 5th (need not be present to win)
Tickets $25 each or 5 for $100, get tickets at Lynn’s Dakotamart in Pierre or online at sd-ccd.org
Only 1000 tickets available to win a 2016 Honda SXS 500 ATV. This fundraising raffle supports the only membership non-profit which advocates for all individuals with disabilities in South Dakota.
Sobriety checkpoints are scheduled to be held during the month of February by the South Dakota Highway Patrol. 23 checkpoints are planned at various times, the checkpoints are a way to discourage people from drinking and then driving, buzzed driving is drunk driving.
February Checkpoints are planned for: Brookings, Brown, Brown, Butte, Charles Mix, Clark, Day, Edmunds, Fall River, Hughes, Jackson, Jerauld, Lawrence, Lincoln, Lyman, Minnehaha, Moody, Pennington, Roberts, Stanley, and Yankton.
South Dakota’s Cattlemen’s Foundation Scholarships are available for students who are interested in the improvement of beef production and promotion. Deadline to apply is April 1st, the application can be found at SDCFScholarships.com
Scholarships of $4,000 $3,000 $2,000 and $1,000 will be awarded to four students from South Dakota enrolled in any post-secondary institution in South Dakota.
February 1 – Third quarter midterm
February 1 & 2 – Parent/ Teacher conferences
February 6th – Senior Financial Aid/ Scholarship Night – 6:30pm – Assessment center, room 116
February 10th – Seniors whose parents are West Central Basin Electric customers are eligible to apply for an academic scholarship that can be applied to either a technical school or a 4 year college/university. Deadline is February 10th. See Ms. Knox for details.
February 11 – ACT test
February 15 – Tyler Wilcox Memorial Scholarship deadline. Please see Dr. Knox for more information
*If you would like to register for driver’s education this spring, please see Mr. Ellwanger
*Black Hills Special Services Cooperative’s National Farmworker Jobs Program has received a federal grant to assist students interested in attending a tech school or university. If a student has worked on a farm or ranch in the last two years, they could qualify for services such as help seeking full-time employment. Vocational school grant money may be available to those who qualify. Assistance with schoool expenses may be available. Call Angela Sundall Sverson at 494-3607 to see if you qualify or see Dr. Knox 223-7741
Beginning February 1st through April 18th, certified volunteers will provide free Income Tax service for seniors and middle to low income taxpayers. Tax assistance will be provided on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons 1-4:30pm at the Pierre Area Senior Center (401 W. Pleasant Drive, Pierre)
You must bring Social Security or Medicare Cards for everyone listed on your tax return, photo ID’s and your 2015 Tax Return. If you plan to itemize, please bring all expense records.
All taxpayers and spouses are required to sign their tax returns before they are filed electronically.
The members of the Reliance Area Community Development are proud to present Did Someone Say Murder. Come to Reliance February 24th and 25th, doors open at 6pm with hors d’ourves folloowed by a roast beef dinner complete dessert and the play.
Tickets go on sale February 1st at 6pm at the Reliance Legion Hall, the Chamberlain Ag Services Building, Kennebec Fire Hall and the Jet Lanes in Presho. Starting February 2nd you can contact JaNelle Choal for ticket info at 680-3013.
Kindergarten Registration at Freeman-Davis School in Mobridge, for students turning 5 before Sept. 1st, 2017
the weeks of Feb. 6th thru Feb. 17th
School office is open from 8am to 4pm
The South Dakota Association of Towns & Townships is offering one $500 and on $1000 scholarship to senior high school students who are currently attending a South Dakota public, private, parochial high school or a home school program and reside in a town or township who is a current member of SDATAT.
Deadline is April 1st, click on the link for information 2017 Scholarship Info
United Blood Services blood drives for February. Donors can call 800-996-3688 to schedule an appointment or go to unitedbloodservices.org
The Hoven FFA Soup Supper Fundraiser
will take place Thursday, Feb. 16th during
the Double Header Basketball Games
at Hoven Elementary Gym.
Feeding South Dakota Empty Bowls Fundraiser Event starting at 5:30, February 16th at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church
Tickets Available: online at www.feedingsouthdakota.org , Feeding South Dakota (20562 Grace Ave.) or Pottery2Paint (20 West Sioux Ave.) Tickets cost: $10 adults $5 Children and children under 5 are free
The Empty Bowls event benefits the Mobile Food Pantry of Feeding South Dakota while raising awareness about the issue of hunger in our state and local community.
For information about the event visit feedingsouthdakota.org or contact Russ Hofeldt at 280-3347, firstname.lastname@example.org ….or contact Debbie Renner at 348-2689 ext. 203, email@example.com
The Pierre Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2038 is now meeting every third Thursday of the month at the American Legion Post 8 Cabin. The next regularly scheduled meeting is February 16th at 7pm. Any and all veterans who are current VFW members or have previously served in a designated combat zone are encouraged to attend and learn about current and upcoming Post 2038 activities.
The Tri County/ MNI WAS’TE WATER COMPANY
Annual Meeting will be held on
February 16th at 6:00 Mountain Time
at the All Saints Catholic Church in Eagle Butte
A meal will be served at 6:00pm with business to follow
Senator Rounds Accepting Summer 2017 Internship Applications, the deadline to apply for internships in his Washington D.C, Pierre, Rapid City and Sioux Falls offices is February 17th. College Credit is available.
Interested college students should complete the online internship application and submit a resume no later than February 17th. Resumes should be submitted to intern coordinator Erin Budmayr at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information about the internship program, along with the application can be found online at www.rounds.senate.gov/internships.
Questions? Call Erin Budmayr at 224-1450
The Walworth County Conservation District is currently taking orders for spring delivery of trees and perennials.
They have potted conifers in various sizes, bare root fruit and shade trees which are 5-6′ and lightly branched. They sell all kinds of potted flower and grass perennials, plus strawberry plants, raspberry canes and grape vines.
Give Linda a call on availability and prices.
605.649.7020 ext. 3
SDSU Crop Production Clinic
Friday, Feb. 17th 9:30am
Faulkton City Hall Meeting Room
- 9:30am Coffee, Cookies and registration
- 10:00am Gared Shaffer, SDSU Extention Weed Field Specialist “Weed Control & Palmer Amaranth Identification”
- 10:30am David Karki, SDSU Extension Agronomy Field Specialist, “In-Season Cover Crops”
- 11:00am Chris Graham, SDSU Assistant Professor/Extension Agronomist “Integrating Legumes for Sustainable Cropping Rotations”
- Faulk Co. CIA business meeting immediately following
- 12 NOON: Free lunch sponsored by David Hadrick/ Mycogen Seeds
FREE to the Public-CCA credits will be available
Isabel Rodeo Association Annual meeting
Friday, February 17th at 7PM (MT)
at the Isabel Communtiy Center
Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Association Pierre gun show. Buy, sell trade and look at guns. Admission is $5 at Ramkota River Centre. Saturday Feb. 18th 9am to 5pm & Sunday Feb. 19th 9am to 3pm.
Wegner Auto’s 40th Annual Blizzard Sale will be held Saturday, February 18th 8 a.m to 6 p.m, Free Hotdogs, cookies, pop & popcorn. Don’t miss the chance to be a part of the greatest buying event in history! Over 230 vehicles for sale, check out the deals at wegnerauto.com
District 24 Legislative Forum February 18th from 9-10:30 am in the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce Community Room (800 W. Dakota Ave)
No charge to attend, the public is welcome as District 24 Legislators will give an update of the 2017 Legislative Session and answer your questions about the current issues.
Contact Laura at 224-7361 for more information
Valentine Salad Luncheon, February 18th 12 p.m. – 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, admission is $10 each or for a table of eight $75
Salad luncheon with different salads: beef salad sandwiches, chicken salad sandwiches, desserts, punch, & coffee. There will be door prizes. The entertainment will be great music provided by the Pierre Music store. Any profit will help pay for children to go to camp and mission projects.
The Mobridge Rodeo Association and The Mobridge Rodeo Foundation are having a fund-raising event to raise money for the new grandstands at the Sitting Bull Stampede Rodeo Grounds. The Third Annual Grandstand Gala event is scheduled for February 18th at the Mobridge Moose Lodge.
Doors open at 5:00 for social hour and games followed by a Famous Jim Houck Prime Rib Dinner at 6:30 for only $30.00. After dinner stay and bid on variety of great items at the live auction. This is the main source for money raising for the Mobridge Rodeo Foundation and The Grandstand Project so make plans on attending!
Customer Appreciation at Gator’s Pizza, February 19th at 11am to 6pm Northridge Plaza
Every single menu item is half price all day long. Gator’s Pizza Pasta & Subs in the Northridge Plaza.
70th Annual King of Hearts dance, February 19th at T.F Riggs High School. Doors open at 7:30pm and music starts at 8pm. Tickets are $15 each if purchased prior to the dance, $20 at the door. The special theme is Masquerade Ball, masks are optional.
The Corson County Courthouse will be CLOSED
on Monday, February 20th in observance of
Take HEART Screening
Tuesday, Feb 21st
Cam Wal Electric, Selby, SD
Blood Draw: 7:00am to 9:00am
FAST: 10 HOURS
Cost: $35.00 due at time of service for Lipid Profile
Sponsored by: Bowdle Healthcare Center
To Register or for questions, call 285.6419
If no answer, leave a message
You are invited to a Community Dinner
Join us to hear what FOUR BANDS COMMUNITY FUND can offer you and what we have planned for 2017!
Cherry Creek, Feb 22nd , 6:00 (MST) at the Community Gym
Annual Riggs Talent Show – Music department fundraiser at the Riggs Theater
February 23rd at 7pm, $5 per person
Childbirth Class February 23rd 7-9pm at Avera St. Mary’s Hospital, the class is held for four Thursdays
$40 admission fee, scholarships are available. Must pre-register, call 224-3189 or visit growinguptogether.org to register
This class provides important childbirth information to expecting moms and their support person. Topics covered include: risk factors, stages and phases of labor, relaxation techniques, newborn care and a tour of the Women’s Center.
The Pierre Players present the drama “The Best Man”
February 24, 25, 26* and March 2, 3, 4 Preview performance on February 22nd for $5
Doors open at 7pm with the performance at 7:30pm *manitee: doors open at 1:30pm performance at 2pm
Tickets are $15 adults, $13 for students/seniors
Call 224-7826 for more info
Steer, Inc. is sponsoring a Missions Fellowship Dinner, Friday 24th at 5:30pm at Rosie’s Cafe in Herreid, SD.
The speakers for the event will be Brandon & Marci Jones, missionaries with North American Baptist Worldwide Outreach. Paul Singer, Field Operations Director, will share concerning the ministry of STEER, Inc. The Fellowship Dinner is free of charge and open to the public. A free-will offering will be taken for the ministry of STEER, Inc.
For more information and to make reservations, which are a must, contact:
Brandon Jones, PO Box 24, Herried, SD 57632, or call Brandon Jones at 605.437.2365.
You may also call Mark Pfeifer to make reservations or for more information, at 701.535.1312
Froggy Story Time
February 25th at 10am at Zion Lutheran Preschool in Mobridge
Now enrolling students for this FREE event
- Froggy Stories
- Froggy Activities
- Meet Froggy
Bring your camera!
Call 845.2702 if you would like more information
Game Feed Fundraiser at Izaak Walton League Clubhouse, February 25th 5:30-8:30 pm, admission $15 donation
This is the High Plains Wildlife Association annual fundraiser to promote wildlife conservation and management; and to promote youth in our hunting, fishing and outdoor heritage.
To: Family Movie Night
Sunday, February 26th at 5:30pm
Selby Area Community School Library
Chamber Orchestra Kremlin – Direct from Moscow, February 26th 7:30-9:30pm at Riggs High Theatre
Founded in 1991 by its music director, Misha Rachlevsky, Chamber Orchestra Kremlin is an ensemble of 14 of the finest young musicians in Moscow. The orchestra is a full-time professional ensemble which enjoys a large and devoted following, not only in Russia, but many other countries of the world including the U.S., Europe, and the Far East.
You are invited to a Community Dinner
Join us to hear what FOUR BANDS COMMUNITY FUND can offer you and what we have planned for 2017!
Eagle Butte, March 1st , 6:00 (MST) at Landmark Hall
3rd Annual Live and Silent Auction on March 5th at First United Methodist Church of Pierre. This fundraiser is to help support the youth and adults attending the 2017 Dakotas Conference Mission Trip to Mission, Texas. Lunch will be served with a free will donation.
Stanley County Kindergarten Round-up is March 9-10th for children who live in Stanley Co. that will be five years old prior to September 1st, 2017 or are interested in attending Stanley Co. Elementary. During the round-up, children will go through a screening process to determine kindergarten readiness while parents participate in an informational meeting.
Call Krista Kerns in the elementary office at 223-7745 ext. 301 between 8:30 a.m. and 3 p.m to schedule your screening session.
Hayes Hall Drama Club is performing “Nana’s Naughty Knickers” on March 10th @ 7pm CST , March 11th @7pm CST and March 12th @ 2pm CST
Door Admission is $5/ticket and Free will Donation concessions available
Join us at Hayes Hall for this fun Comedy, 2 Act Play.
Sacred Heart Parish, Dupree, Sd
Sunday, March 12th
Carnival, Lunch & Auction
Lunch Stand 11am to 1pm MT
Roast Beef Dinner
- Adults $8
- Children 10 and under $5
Auction Begins at 1PM
- Duck pond
- pick n win
- basketball toss
- cake walk
- fish pond
11am to 12:30pm
.50 each except for fish pond $1.00
Everyone Welcome, please join us for a fun filled day!