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Golden West Customers “Pay it Forward” to Edgemont Area Students

Golden West customers once again displayed their eagerness to help elementary schools during the second annual Pay It Forward campaign. For each new or upgrading customer in March, Golden West pledged $50 to the elementary school in that customer’s community. Thanks to residents in the Edgemont area, Golden West will be donating $200 to Edgemont Elementary.

The school, who was notified of the campaign in February, is receiving the funds with one request - the students decide how to put the...

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Memorial Day • Celebrate • Honor • Remember

Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our county can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude. America will never forget their sacrifices. 

President Harry S. Truman

 

Poppy Proclamation

 

WHEREAS, America is the land of freedom, preserved and protected willingly and freely by citizen soldiers; 

WHEREAS, Millions who have answered the call to arms and have died on the field of battle; 

WHEREAS, A nation of peace must be...

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Emergency Medical Responder Class

The Edgemont Ambulance Service is sponsoring an Emergency Medical Responder class. The course consists of approximately 80 plus hours of classroom and practical work. It is our hope to have these EMR’s (Emergency Medical Responders) respond with one EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) on ambulance calls. This would help relieve some of the pressure on our EMTs who live in town. The state still requires that all ambulance calls have at least one EMT. Right now we are running with two EMTs and a...

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2017’s Best and Brightest Honored for Academic Excellence

The best and brightest from the Class of 2017 were honored for their academic achievements at the 27th Annual Academic Excellence Banquet in Pierre on Monday (4/24).

In conjunction with Gov. Dennis Daugaard, the Associated School Boards of South Dakota invited more than 200 students, who were identified as the top one percent of their senior class, from the state’s public, private and tribal schools, to celebrate their academic accomplishments.

“These students represent the best and the...

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A South Dakota Soldier Prepares for Combat in World War I

South Dakotan Ernest Roth answered when President Woodrow Wilson called for volunteers.

The United States had declared war against Germany on April 6, 1917, committing the country to join the Allied Powers of Great Britain, France, Russia, Italy and Japan in their efforts to defeat the Central Powers of Germany, Austria-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire (Turkey). The Great War had been raging since 1914.

Roth had been working as a carpenter and living with his uncle and aunt at Columbia when he...

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Real Estate Transfers

Here are the second half of March 2017 Real Estate Transfers for Fall River County.  All addresses in South Dakota unless otherwise stated.

Frank Roger Schroth, Buffalo Gap to Grantee William J. Christianson, Jolie D. Christianson, Hot...

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