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Stanley County Schools to Hold Open House Monday-New School Year Starts August 20

FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Stanley County Schools will hold the annual open house as a new school year gets underway next week.  The open house will be Monday, August 18 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.  Stanley County Superintendent Dan Martin says the evening gives parents a chance to see their children’s classroom...
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South Dakota’s DPS Secretary Selected as CSG Toll Fellow

LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY – (DRG News) South Dakota’s Secretary for the Department of Public Safety-Trevor Jones-is one of almost 50 policymakers from across the country chosen as a Council of State Governments’ Henry Toll Fellow for the Class of 2014.  This year’s class is made up of people from 35 states and Puerto Rico.  35...
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First Lady’s Book Walk Draws Parents & Youngsters to Grounds Near Governor’s Mansion

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Monday night was an evening of reading, walking and snacks-as First Lady Linda Daugaard held the second annual book walk in Pierre. The event was set up for parents to bring their young children-ages junior kindergarten to second grade-to the grounds near the Governor’s Mansion-where kids enjoyed reading one...
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Members of the Pierre School Board and other school district officials checked the progress of the construction project for Pierre's new elementary school Monday.  The wall shown standing on the right side of the picture is one of the building's exterior walls.

Pierre School Board & District Officials Tour Construction Site for New School

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Construction work for a new elementary school in Pierre is going well. The building is being put up in northeast Pierre where other residential and business developments have been underway. The Pierre School Board and school officials took an opportunity before Monday’s monthly board meeting to look over the...
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