Over $900,000 in Scholarships Awarded to MHS Seniors
During Senior Awards Day On May 8 over forty MHS Seniors in the class of 2019 were awarded $958,697.00 in scholarships. The list of recipients are :                                             ... Read more
Leddy Recognized with President’s Volunteer Service Award
Korbin Leddy, a member of Grant County 4-H, was recognized as a Distinguished Finalist with the Prudential Spirit of Community Volunteerism Award program. Korbin was awarded an engraved bronze medallion and a President’s Volunteer Service Award certificate signed by President Trump. Korbin, a freshman at MHS, has been instrumental... Read more
David Graf Chosen as New Principal of Koch School
David Graf, son of Superintendent Tim and Jean Graf, has been selected as the new principal of Koch Elementary School in Milbank. David has served as the principal of grades seven through twelve and activities director in the Ortonville School District since 2017. His contract with the Milbank district,... Read more
Get Fired Up to Help Milbank Fire and Rescue
Did you get a letter from Milbank Fire and Rescue? Did it contain a ticket? Is it still sitting in your pile of mail? Get it now, sign the ticket, add your address and phone number, and send it back with your donation. You could win one of five... Read more
Milbank Educational Foundation Awards $179,000 in Scholarships
The Milbank High School Educational Foundation announced the 2019 scholarship winners at a banquet held at the American Lutheran Church on Thursday, May 2. This year $179,00 was awarded, bringing the total amount disbursed since 1986 to approximately $2,550,400. The $26,000 David J. Engebretson Family scholarships, awarded at $6,500... Read more
Milbank Area Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting at Whetstone Creek Golf Club
The Milbank Area Chamber of Commerce welcomed Whetstone Creek Golf Club during a ribbon cutting on Thursday, May 2. Whetstone Creek is the former 18-hole Pine Hills Golf Course north of Milbank, which was sold by Randy and Robin Patnoe to a 501(c)(4) non-profit organization on April 5. The... Read more
Ashley Ludwig Wins 2019 Educator Scholarship
Ashley Ludwig has been chosen as one of two winners of the 2019 SDRSP scholarship program. Ludwig is a special education instructor at Koch Elementary School in Milbank. The South Dakota Retired School Personnel (SDRSP), started the scholarship program in 2011 to foster professionalism in education. Educators in South... Read more
It Only Takes a Spark is Looking for You!
The 2019 It Only Takes a Spark Cancer Walk is coming up soon! It’s the weekend of June 14. Find it just down the block at Farley Park and help your neighbors who live in every corner of Grant County. Want to help, but not sure what to do?... Read more
Day 1 – Construction of  Elementary School and Demolition of American Legion Baseball Field
Today, amidst a cold drizzle that came down like tears in the bottom of the ninth in the championship game, J & J Earthworks demolished the dugout at the birthplace of American Legion Baseball in Milbank. The work created a giant mud puddle, the kind every kid under 10... Read more
Killer Vee – Killer Country Concert Tickets On Sale
Are you a little bit country or a little bit rock n roll? Either way, the Killer Vee – Killer Country Concert is right for you! The Milbank School Endowment Fund presents the Killer Vee, Killer Country Concert on May 4 at 7 p.m. and May 5 at 1... Read more