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Pierre School Board Accepts Retirement for District’s Director of Educational Services

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board accepted the retirement of Pierre School District’s Director of Educational Services at Monday night’s meeting.  Dennis Champ has worked in the Pierre District for 11 years.  School officials say Champ came to the Pierre School District in 2003 to work as Director of Special Education...
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South Dakota and Iowa Cities Nation’s Cold Spots

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) – Temperatures are warming across the Midwest after Arctic gave cities in South Dakota and Iowa the distinction as the coldest places in the nation Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service says Aberdeen in northeast South Dakota and Spencer in northwest Iowa both hit minus 1. Ryan Vipond with the weather...
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Stanley County Schools Receive Donation from Former Alum and Local Resident

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) A local resident gave a generous donation yesterday to the Stanley County School District.  DeWayne Strohfus attended Monday’s school board meeting to officially donate over $64,000 in funds for the benefit of the school.   Strohfus graduated from Fort Pierre High School in 1961 and is a co-owner of...
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Pierre School Board Decides to Call Off School Friday as Football Team Heads to Championship

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre School Board voted last night to call off school throughout the district on Friday, as the Governor’s football team heads to play in the Class 11AA Championship that day.  After the team moved to the Championship following last Friday’s win, school officials decided the board should consider...
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