Koch School is a Zoo Tuesday Night
Calling all Koch School families – hoof it to Koch School on Tuesday, October 16, for an evening of zoo math and reading activities. From 4:30 until 5:30 p.m. – it’s feeding time at the zoo! The fifth grade will serve roast beef sandwich meals for $5 per person... Read more
Food Giveaway Set For October 17
Wednesday, October 17, is the next food giveaway sponsored by the Grant County Christian Service Council partnering with Feeding South Dakota . The free food will be distributed at the Grant County 4-H Exhibit Building. The event begins at 4:30 p.m. and continues until 6:00 p.m. or until the... Read more
Who’s That Bulldog?

Who’s That Bulldog?

Community October 10, 2018 0

If you’ve only seen Nick Batchelor running, you probably didn’t get a very good look. He likely went by too quickly. Batchelor, a freshman, has been chewing up school records and earning top placements in running events since he was in seventh grade. So, what’s it like to be... Read more
Used Book Sale At Big Stone Library This Saturday
The Big Stone City Branch Library will hold a used book sale this Saturday, October 13, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Books are sold by donation and all proceeds go to support the library’s children’s programs. The Big Stone Branch Library is in the Big Stone Community Center... Read more
Officers Elected for Jr. Busy Bees 4-H Club
The Junior Busy Bees 4-H club met Monday, October 8, with 17 members present. Vice President-Will Karels called the meeting to order. Kylynn Schwandt was welcomed as a new member. An election of officers was conducted. The new officers are president-William Karels; vice president-Jessica Pillatzki; secretary-Hope Karels; treasurer-Kendra Schweer;... Read more
St. Lawrence Sixth-Graders Requesting Donations For  Ronald McDonald House and St. Francis House
The St. Lawrence sixth-graders in Milbank will travel to Sioux Falls on October 10 to visit the Ronald McDonald House, St. Francis Home, and the Cathedral. If anyone would like to donate to either House the students will deliver all items dropped off. Acceptable donations include: soups, cooking oil,... Read more
Senior Night at October 5th Home Football Game
If you’re coming to the football game on Friday, October 5 versus Dell Rapids, plan to come early for Senior Parents Night. Breske Crop Insurance will be hosting a free will offering tailgate party – serving pork sandwiches, beans, chips and dessert. In the case of inclement weather, the... Read more
Tye’s Troop Fundraiser
Koch Elementary School is selling Tye’s Troop apparel. All proceeds go to Tye Schaffer and his family. Tye, a third grader at Koch School, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in late September. The apparel, like Tye, is designed to be cool and tough. Tee shirts, sweatshirts, long-sleeved tees,... Read more
St. Lawrence to Host 80’s Reunion Mystery Dinner Theater
Up for a totally tubular time? Here’s what’s crackalackin’: The St. Lawrence LIFE Group presents a dinner theater evening with the play, 80’s Reunion Rub-Out, and it’s the bomb! It’s the perfect time for you to cool out and get deadly. There’ll be food, friends, and a chance to... Read more
So-Fa-So-Good: Three MHS Seniors Restore the River and Our Faith in Young People
One day, Dale Prisinger was gazing out his window at the peaceful view of the Whetstone River Valley, when he spotted some unidentified floating objects in the water. He decided to go down to the river to investigate the area near the bridge. He discovered some discarded chairs, a... Read more