United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that a Cherry Creek, South Dakota, man convicted of Assault by Striking, Beating, or Wounding was sentenced on January 2, 2020, by U.S. District Judge Roberto A. Lange. Myron Flying By, Jr., age 26, was sentenced to 6 months in federal prison, followed by 1 year of supervised release, and a special assessment to […]
Eagle Butte Woman Charged with Second Degree Burglary, Assaulting a Federal Officer, and Related Offenses
United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that an Eagle Butte, South Dakota, woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for Second Degree Burglary, Larceny, Assaulting Resisting, and Impeding a Federal Officer, Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, and Discharging a Firearm During and in Relation to a Crime of Violence. Justin Twite, age 22, was indicted on April 9, […]
On Friday, December 20, veterans were honored at the Rushmore Civic Plaza in Rapid City during the Lakota Nation Invitational. Several Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal members attended the event and were recognized for their military service.
For the second year in a row, the Cheyenne-Eagle Butte boys basketball cheerleaders took home the top honors at this year’s LNI Cheerleading Championship. Carissa Stocklin was named All Tourney.
The Cheyenne-Eagle Butte Ohitika Archery program consistently produces top archers who take the podium at every event they compete in, and even earn invitations to national competitions. This school year is no different, and in their first tournament of the season, the Ohitika archers dominated the LNI competition, claiming top honors in almost every division. About 70 Ohitika archers showed […]
C-EB’s basketball teams redeemed their losses on Thursday for wins on Friday and Saturday, earning each team fifth place in the 2019 Lakota Nation Invitational. Riley Hodgkiss won all-tourney for the boys’ team, and Markee Shaving won all-tourney for the girls’ team. The teams played their last games for the tournament back-to-back at the Rapid SKILLZ Athletic Training Sports Complex […]
This year, three students from Cheyenne-Eagle Butte School were named All Tourneys in their events. They are varsity basketball player Senior Riley Hodgkiss, varsity girls basketball player Senior Markee Shaving, and cheerleader Carissa Stocklin.
Allen Benoist has dedicated many years working with the youth on Cheyenne River and is a familiar and constant face at school sporting events. Since 1988, he has worked at Cheyenne-Eagle Butte School and for 28 of those years, he was a physical education teacher. For the past two years, Benoist has been C-EB’s Athletic Director, and this year is […]