Leaders recognized for service to state’s veterans

PIERRE –– County and tribal veterans’ service officers (CTVSO) and staff from the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs (SDDVA) were recognized for their dedication to serving veterans and veterans’ families at an awards program Aug. 14, in Pierre. The annual event, organized by the South Dakota Department of Veterans Affairs, was held in conjunction with the veterans’ benefits training […]

City seeks applicants for Human Relations Commission

RAPID CITY –– The City is seeking applicants to serve a three-year term on the Rapid City Human Relations Commission. Application deadline is Friday, Sept. 1. The seven-member commission is committed to improving the quality of life for all residents by encouraging fair treatment and promoting mutual understanding and respect of parties in cases of discrimination. Due regard will be […]

Nominations sought for 2018 South Dakota Retailer of the Year Award

PIERRE –– The South Dakota Retailers Association (SDRA) invites customers, vendors and civic organizations to nominate their favorite retail store, grocery store or restaurant for the South Dakota Retailer of the Year Award. Each year, the Association presents the award to a business owner or manager who is committed to running an excellent business and who plays a positive role […]

Douglas Joseph Horse

PORCUPINE –– Douglas Joseph Horse, 43, journeyed to the Spirit World on Monday, August 14, 2017 in Rapid City. Douglas Joseph Horse was born on June 26, 1974 in Pine Ridge to Hobert K. Horse, Sr. and Mary Thunder Hawk-Horse. Douglas is survived by his son, Anthony J. Horse of Sacramento, Calif.; brothers, Hobert Horse, Jr. of Tucson, Ariz., Joey […]