Santa visits Head Start

Santa Claus made a stop at the Eagle Butte Headstart center for a little visit with students. Pictured is Headstart Classroom 4C with Teacher Betsy Ducheneaux and Teacher Aide. Fain IB, – Back L to R Piper Jewett, Lennox Mike, Kazmira Runs After, Layla Baker, Santa Gilbert Lynn, Kaden Jones, and Kristopher Weasel. Front L to R, Jail Pay Pay, […]

Talking nutrition at the E.A.G.L.E. Center

Last Friday, social studies teacher, Jerica Slocum taught E.A.G.L.E. Center students about nutrition with a lesson aimed at making them question their favorite foods and beverages.  Specifically, the lesson focused on the impact of refined sugar on the human body and the revelation that students consume much more sugar on a daily basis than they imagined.  “I wanted to give […]

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Dupree parents present concerns about computer based instruction

Parents of students attending the Dupree Schools expressed concerns about their children’s experience with the customized learning program recently adopted by the school in a attempt to proactively address the quality of student performance on the South Dakota state tests.  “Where did the teachers go? Who’s helping them [students]? Seems like one kid can get ahead, and another gets behind. […]

ZCHS Chili Cook-Off Fundraiser set for January 8

The Ziebach County Historical Society will be sponsoring the 2017 Chili Cook-Off on Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Harry’s Hall.  Prior winners are challenged to bring on their best chili to attempt a repeat championship. Cook-off contenders will be asked to make their best pot of chili, name it and bring it to be judged by the public.  There will […]

Dupree Tigers play CEB Braves

Dupree Tiger Mira Paris taking on some serious defense from the CEB Braves during the JH Girls’ KC Tournament in Dupree.  

Pierette Deanna Rave

Funeral for Pierette Rave age 43 of Eagle Butte, SD was at 10:00 a.m., MT at the Old Agency Building in Eagle Butte, SD on Saturday, November 26, 2016. Traditional services were led by Albino Garcia Jr. and Dana Dupris. Burial was in the UCC Cemetery in Green Grass, SD under the direction of Oster Funeral Home of Mobridge, SD […]

Camilla M. Blue Arm-Collins

Camilla M. Blue Arm-Collins, 38, of Rapid City, passed away Monday, December 12, 2016 at Avera McKennan Hospital, Sioux Falls.  Funeral services are currently pending.  Luce Funeral Chapel of Eagle Butte has been entrusted with Camilla’s arrangements. 

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With the new year comes new changes

Monthly Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits will see a slight increase in 2017.  Some other adjustments that take effect in January of each year are based on the increase in average wages. Based on that increase, the maximum amount of earnings subject to the Social Security tax (taxable maximum) will increase to $127,200 from $118,500. Of the […]

Dupree JH Girls Knights of Columbus Tournament Winners


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