Milbank High School Announces Honor Roll
Milbank High school released the first quarter honor roll for the 2019-20120 school year.Students receiving honors include the following: PERFECTION 4.0                                                         ... Read more
1000 Musicians Perform in All-State Chorus and Orchestra Concert
Two Milbank High School mixed quartets were selected to join nearly 1000 voices and a full symphony orchestra for South Dakota’s 2019 All-State Chorus event at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. The grand concert was broadcast live Saturday, November 2 on South Dakota Public Television. MHS... Read more
Brown, Wiese, and Hupke in Top 11 at Oral Interp Tourney
The MHS Oral Interp team traveled to Dakota State University in Madison for the Dakota Invitational – Karl E. Mundt Oral Interpretation Tournament on Saturday, October 26. The event included 252 entries from 27 schools (classes AA-B). Landon Brown and Peyten Wiese advanced to the grand finals in duo... Read more
Big Stone Health Care Foundation’s Annual Style Show Set for October 26
The air has turned cooler and crisper, but the fashion couldn’t be hotter at the Big Stone Health Care Foundation’s annual style show on Saturday, October 26. Linda’s Fashions of Milbank celebrates everything autumn when they present Fashion is in the Air. Linda and her staff have paired local... Read more
French and Junker Audition for All State Orchestra
Two MHS students auditioned October 17 in Tea for a place in the 2019 South Dakota All State Orchestra. Junior DeAndre French auditioned to play the trumpet, and freshman Merik Junker auditioned to play general percussion and timpani. The South Dakota All State Orchestra-Choir perform in concert on November... Read more
Annual Scouting for Food Drive Begins October 19
The local Boy Scouts of America will conduct their annual Scouting for Food Drive starting on Saturday, October 19. Boy Scout Troop 45, Girl Scout Troop 38, Cub Scout Pack 38, and their families begin the drive on October 19 by placing a door hanger or grocery sack on... Read more
Fall Vocal Concert to Feature New Grand Piano and Pianist Ty Stephany
The MHS Vocal Music Department will present their annual fall concert on Monday, October 21, at 7:30 pm. in the MHS theater. Special guest Ty Stephany, a 14-year-old virtuoso from the Sioux Falls area, will be the first solo artist to play the school’s new nine-foot Yamaha grand piano... Read more
Ribbon Cutting Held at Avantara Milbank
Avantara held a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the Milbank Area Chamber Thursday, October 10. Avantara administrator, Celina Lohre, addressed the crowd and presented future goals for the facility. She stated that the Avantara Company works very closely with their employees to ensure the residents are receiving quality care. Avantara Milbank... Read more
Athey Benefit Dinner and Dance This Saturday – October 12
There’s a saying, “Into each life a little rain must fall.” There’s another saying, “When it rains, it pours.” If this is true, then the Elmer and Char Athey family are in the midst of cloudburst. Their son Matthew was diagnosed with cancer in August 2018. Elmer has also... Read more
2019 Oral Interp Season Underway
The MHS Oral Interp Team attended their first contest of the 2019 season on October 5 in Florence. Hailey Hupke competed in the Humor division and Landon Brown competed in Storytelling. Both received superior plus ratings – the highest possible awards. In the Serious division, Peyten Wiese and Mackenzie... Read more