Calling All Three-Year-Olds
The Milbank School District has slated a developmental screening for all three-year-olds Friday, September 25, at Koch School. Screening will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 2 p.m. The screening will examine the child’s skills in the areas of motor, speech, language and general knowledge. Children must be... Read more
See You at The Pole

See You at The Pole

Community September 21, 2015 0

For the last 25 years, See You at the Pole has been focused on one simple thing- prayer. SYATP means students unite in prayer to intercede for their generation. This year, the national event happens the morning of September 23. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA) in Milbank and Ortonville orchestrate the event.... Read more
Kids Hope Starting 15th Year
The nationwide Kids Hope USA program is beginning its 15th year in Milbank and is living up to its goal of making a difference in the lives of at-risk children. Kids Hope USA develops one-on-one relationships through the creation of church-school partnerships that pair church members with at-risk children... Read more
Band Tunes Up For Homecoming
Who are those people marching through the streets in funny hats and blasting out music? It’s the MHS band. The marching, pep, and concert bands have been spending dozens of hours diligently practicing. They will strut their stuff during the Homecoming parade tomorrow and will entertain the fans during... Read more
Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University will change your money and change your life!
Central United Methodist Church will offer Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. The nine-week class will show you how to get rid of debt, manage your money, spend and save wisely and much more! The class begins Wednesday, September 16, and runs through November 11. It will take place weekly... Read more
Youth Bring Home State Fair Ribbons
Youth from Grant County showed their talents at the 2015 South Dakota State Fair. “Sew It, Grow It, Show It” was this year’s theme. Several 4-H’ers earned top spots during the five-day event. Allison Leddy won Grand Champion in the Red Angus Breeding Beef division and earned a purple... Read more
Thue Takes on Challenges of School Board
Amy Thue is the newest member on the Milbank School District Board of Education. Monday’s board meeting (Sept 14) marks the commencement of her duties in an official capacity with school in session. Thue, Communications Director for Avera Health, was appointed to the board to replace Gwen Biersbach, who... Read more
Christena Whitman Continues To Collect Girl Scout Project Donations
Girl Scout Troop 43415 of Milbank will accept donations for its Caring Kits for Kids project until Monday, September 7, according to troop leader Abby Tschakert. This is a Silver Award project taken on solely by troop member Christena Whitman.  The intent is to help others by creating mood-lifting... Read more
Community Invited To Love And Logic Presentation Friday at MHS
The Milbank School District invites all parents to attend the Love and Logic inservice training Friday, September 4, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the high school theater. There is no cost to attend. An authentic Mexican lunch will be served at noon by the Milbank FFA chapter.... Read more
The MHS theater department announced its fall play will be “Leaving Iowa”, a critically acclaimed comedy. “This is a hilarious play,” said MHS theater director Holly Hillbrands. “The play is typically seen in colleges and community playhouses and rarely in high schools.  It has taken me a long time... Read more