"I am the luckiest man in the world"
Robert Strunk says he is "the luckiest man in the world," with a big grin. Appearances hold up his claim.
The Purple Heart
General George Washington established the Badge of Distinction and Badge of Merit on August 7, 1782, that directed "whenever any singularly meritorious action is performed, the author of it shall be permitted to wear on his facings, over his left breast, the figure of a heart in purple cloth, or silk, edged with narrow lace or binding."
A program on Veterans Day at the Parkston Public School honored several veterans and their families and even the City of Parkston.
Pheasant tales from South Dakota
Redfield celebrated the 100th anniversary of South Dakota's first official pheasant hunt with a big party.
Parkston FFA members receive American Degree
Students flooded the city of Indianapolis as they attended workshops, competed in different events and heard great messages from key note speakers at the 93rd National Future Farmers of America Convention and Expo, October 28 to 31, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Activities board gets advice about nine-man football
Schools with vigorous youth football programs have better participation in nine-man football.
New Native America football conference a success
With the creation of the All Nations Football Conference, Native American schools in South Dakota have seen a 60% to 70% increase in participation.
Bursting the Internet 'Filter Bubble'
Imagine walking into a local hardware store for its grand opening. As the door closes behind you, you look around and realize that almost all of the products in the store seem uncannily familiar.
Groups get new ideas
Last year, the conversation started. Now, it was time to review all the positive things done during the last year at the second Tripp Community Gathering, lead by Dakota Resources, November 10, at the Tripp-Delmont gymnasium.
All State Chorus
Tripp-Delmont had four singers represented at the All State Chorus, November 2, at the Denny Sanford Premier Center, Sioux Falls.