Cheyenne-Eagle Butte Class of 2015

“Love the life you live, live the life you love” Motto of the C-EB Class of 2015

67 C-EB graduates walked across the stage on Sunday to commerate the completion of four years of high school at Chey­enne Eagle Butte. The ceremony, which was held in the high school auditorium, marked the 55th commencement of the Cheyenne-Eagle Butte School system since the school combined with the Eagle Butte school system in 1960. Tears and smiles filled the […]

SD edges ND in Best of the Dakotas newspaper competition

South Dakota claimed the newspaper version of the Dakota Marker trophy Friday in head-to- head competition with newspa­pers from North Dakota. Newspapers from the two states compete with one another in five circulation categories for “Best of the Dakotas” awards. This year, South Dakota news­papers were chosen “best” in three of the circulation catego­ries, while North Dakota news­paper claimed two […]

Memorial Day Cemetery Schedule set for Saturday, May 30

The Cheyenne River Veteran’s Association has announced the Memorial Day Cemetary sched­ule to be held on May 30, 2015. The veteran’s assocation will be covering the west end of the reservation. •High Elk Hill at 7:00 a.m. •Charger Camp at 7:30 a.m. •Dupris Family at 8:00 a.m. •Buffalo Church Cemetery at 8:30 a.m. •Knight Family at 9:30 a.m. •Frazier Family […]

West River Eagle Staff win awards at SDNA Conference

West River Eagle General Man­ager Nancy Anderson and Editor Ross DuBray were the recipients of nine seven awards at the South Dakota Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest. The awards which were award­ed during the joint South Dakota/ North Dakota Newspaper Asso­ciation Conference held this past weekend at the Ramkota Conven­tion Center in Bismarck. Anderson was the recipient of five advertising […]

C-EB Graduates Awarded Local Scholarships

Members of the Class of 2015 were awarded local community scholarships at Sunday’s com­mencement ceremony. Here is a list of all scholarships and the winners. •American Legion Auxilia­ry $100 scholarships – Braylan Benoist and Sydney Schad. •C-EB FFA $500 Scholarship – Katelyn Berndt. • CRST Lakota Values $ 500. Scholarship – Braylan Benoist •The CRST Telephone Author­ity $250 scholarships to […]

City of Eagle Butte Special Meeting

The Eagle Butte City Council will be holding a Special Meet­ing on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. MDT at the City Of­fice in dowtown Eagle Butte. The meeting is open to the public. There Will Be A Wiconi Waste “A Good To Live!” Wellness Confer­ence On May 27 & 28 (Wednesday And Thursday) At The Eagle Butte Teen […]

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Increase In South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. – Nearly 20 mil­lion new sexually transmitted infections occur in the United States every year, costing the American healthcare system nearly $16 billion in direct medi­cal costs alone, according to a recent report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. South Dakota has seen increasing numbers of STIs in recent years says a state health official. […]

Donations Still Needed for Delmont Tornado victims

PIERRE, S.D. — People interested in supporting the Delmont tor­nado response are asked to consider making donations of money or items that can be used by the survivors. For financial donations, a fund has been established at the First State Bank in Delmont, Tripp, Geddes and Armour. Officials working with the Donations Management Center report that items needed by the […]

South Dakota Marks Emergency Medical Services Week, May 17-23

PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota’s emergency medical technicians (EMTs) play a critical role in the state’s health care system, says a state health official as Emergency Medical Services Week approach­es. Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed May 17-23 as Emer­gency Medical Services Week in South Dakota. “It’s very appropriate that we set aside a week every year to recognize the dedicated […]

Board adopts new standards in three content areas

PIERRE, S.D. – The South Da­kota Board of Education adopted new content standards in sci­ence, fine arts and educational technology earlier today. Standards provide a road map for what students should know and be able to do at each grade level, K-12. Decisions regard­ing how to teach the standards, including decisions about cur­riculum and instructional ma­terials, are made by local […]

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