Stanley County School New Staff

FORT PIERRE SD – The Stanley County School District welcomed new staff members for the 2016-17 school year.   They are pictured:  front row, l-r:  Kelsey Dykstra-special education assistant, Shelley Mitchell-elementary counselor, Kim Paxton-business office assistant, Heather Korber-middle school math, Cassandra Mraz-middle and high school art, Nicole Merriman-elementary music, Sara Meligan-elementary educational assistant.  Middle...
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Capital Area United Way Launches Project H.E.R.O. (Helping Educators Reach Others)

PIERRE, S.D. – The Capital Area United Way is launching a new program called Project H.E.R.O., which aims at helping local schools and educators in Hughes and Stanley counties. Project H.E.R.O. will provide milk tickets to students to ensure they are receiving well‐balanced and nutritious meals throughout the day. Milk tickets will be provided...
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Road Construction in Capitol Ave Area in Pierre

PIERRE SD –   Morris Inc. has completed the overlay paving on Taylor and will be moving to East Capitol between Madison and Harrison.  They intend to get the first lift of asphalt on that section of Capitol today (Thursday august 25th) and tomorrow morning (Friday August 26th).   Please use caution traveling in the...
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Names Released in Douglas County Fatal Crash

PLATTE, S.D. – Andrew Sybesma, 10, Geddes, S.D., has been identified as the person who died in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon east of Platte. Five other occupants were injured. A 2000 Ford Ranger pickup was southbound on 376th Avenue and entered the intersection with South Dakota Highway 44. The vehicle collided with a 2006...
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