Maurina Street Named January Student of the Month
Maurina Street, a senior at Milbank High School, has been chosen as the January Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Jason and Jodi Street.Maurina is active in cross country, basketball, and track and field. She also plays in the jazz band and was chosen to be... Read more
MHS Pops Concert Set for February 6
The annual Pops Concert will be presented at MHS on Monday, February 6. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. in the theater at the high school. The Jazz Band, Color Guard, Drumline, and an instrumental ensemble will each perform.   The MHS Choir will entertain the audience with “Some Nights.”... Read more
Max Lightfield Chosen December Student of the Month
Max Lightfield, has been selected as the December Student of the Month at Milbank High School. He is the son of John and Kimberly Lightfield. Max is involved in band, choir and honor choir, student council, National Honor Society, basketball, track, and theater. He has also participated in Hugh... Read more
Merik Junker Chosen MHS Student of the Month
Milbank High School announced senior Merik Junker, as their November Student of the Month. Merik is the son of Mark and Meredith Junker. Merik is active in band and National Honor Society. In the past, he was selected to be a member of the South Dakota All-State Orchestra and... Read more
Milbank Selected Host City for Special Olympics
Milbank has landed the plum position as the host city for the 2023 South Dakota Special Olympics Northeast Spring Track & Field Events on April 21. The event is expected to bring over 200 athletes and their families into town from Aberdeen, Watertown, Webster, and from as far away as... Read more
Cody Seehafer Named Outstanding Citizen With a Disability
Defining Cody Seehafer as disabled is a lot like suggesting an iceberg is small. You’re missing 90 percent of what’s under the surface. Talk to Cody for even a few minutes and you’ll discover he’s better described as someone who has learned to just roll with it.  His attitude,... Read more
Wendland and TerDenge to Play in Middle School All-State Band
Jack TerDenge, an eighth grader, was chosen as the sixth chair French horn, and Rylan Wendland, a seventh grader, was chosen as an eighth chair percussionist for South Dakota’s 24th Middle School All-State Band. The concert will feature over 200 middle school musicians in Huron on March 4. Over 540 students from 75 schools auditioned. The... Read more
Milbank Scouts and Parents Pack Mercy Meals
Cub Scouts from Pack 38, Scouts from Troop 38G, and their parents packed Mercy Meals on January 7 in Milbank. According to Talia Athey, leader of the Wolf pack, the meals have an approximate value of $3888 and will be sent to states across the U.S. and countries in... Read more
James Conrad to Receive Eagle Scout Award
James Conrad has reached the rank of Eagle — Scouting’s highest honor, which is achieved by less than five percent of all youth who join Boy Scouts of America. The Sioux Council of the Boy Scouts of America announced James will be presented with his Eagle Scout award at 2 p.m. on January... Read more
MHS Musicians Audition for All-State Band
MHS sent 28 students to Watertown on Friday, January 13, to audition for South Dakota’s 2023 All-State Band. The band is the top high school band in the state.  According to Susan Karels, director of the Milbank School District’s 6-12 bands, the results will be announced by February 3. The 2023... Read more