News

Safety and Security

Johnson with Shelly Ten Napel (CEO of CHAD) and Wade Erickson (CEO of Horizon Health Care). (Photo/Submitted) Rep. Dusty Johnson BIG NewsThis week, I voted to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. His willful and systemic refusal to follow the laws...

Quarrier Corner

Mrs. Sara Holmberg | Middle School Guidance Counselor According to the South Dakota Office of Assessment the goal of the SD Department of Education is that all high school students graduate college, career, and life ready. To this aim, the South Dakota assessment...

Celebrating FCCLA

Sara Stadem | Editor Each year, FCCLA is recognized and celebrated and this year is no different. National FCCLA Week was celebrated February 12-16, 2024 and we took a look inside FCCLA and our local chapters to see what they have been doing throughout their year.What...

Baltic FCCLA keeps busy

The Baltic FCCLA members that participated in Region V meeting which took place in December. (Photo/Submitted) Grace Wolff | Staff Intern The Baltic FCCLA organization works hard each year to help families and students in the community through activities, fundraisers,...

Dell Rapids FCCLA

The Dell Rapids FCCLA members and a few other volunteers helped prepare and serve breakfast at the Banquet. The FCCLA Chapter members volunteered at the Banquet three times this past fall. (Photo/Submitted) The Dell Rapids FCCLA members that participated in Region V...

Celebrating FFA

Pictured are Dell Rapids FFA Chapter members that attended the National FFA Convention. (Photo/Submitted) The 2023-2024 Dell Rapids FFA Chapter Officers (Photo/Submitted) Sara Stadem | Editor National FFA Week is a way to celebrate FFA (Future Farmers of America) each...

Little Bulldogs get autographs

Little bulldogs stand in line to receive autographs from the BHS high school basketball players and cheerleaders. (Photos/Submitted) Grace Wolff | Staff Intern Highschool students are role models for many. Whether that is in academics or sports, the younger kids pay...

The Jewelry Box comes to Dell Rapids

Donna Kuper, Dell Rapids resident, has opened The Jewelry Box in Dell Rapids. The Jewelry Box is located at 416 East 4th Street and is open Thursday-Sunday. (Photo/Submitted) The Jewelry Box sells Paparazzi Accessories where all jewelry is $5. You can visit The...

Something in the orange at the Quarrier stadium

The press box for the Dell Rapids Quarrier stadium is officially complete with DR logo. (Photo/Sara Stadem) Press box is complete for DRSD Sara Stadem | Editor With spring not too far away and track season around the corner, the Dell Rapids Quarrier press box has...

Nominations open for 2nd annual Citizen of the Year

Submitted by Sue Hovey The Dell Rapids Citizen of the Year committee met recently to open nominations for the award winner for 2024. This “hometown hero” will be recognized during Quarry Days, June 21-23.The idea originated last year with the Dell Rapids Lions Club...