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Ham Scramble Winner!

Dale Lesmeister was the winner of this year’s Ham Scramble contest. Dale correctly unscrambled all the words that were provided from our local sponsors. He took home the top prize of an entire ham dinner with all the fixings. The correct words for the Ham Scramble were: grocery carry out, community banking, empathy and inspiration, therapeutic, discombobulated, bucket truck, broadband, […]

Early Thanksgiving; a feast to be thankful for

A Thanksgiving feast was hosted in Mrs. Ducheneaux’s room with Mr. Keller as our special guest. Students made place mats, name cards, decorated the table, and enjoyed an after dinner mint.    Before eating the delicious meal from the cafeteria, each person shared something they were thankful for which ranged from health, to family, to the food before them.

USDA News: Keeping you informed

The Corson, Dewey, Meade, Perkins & Ziebach County FSA offices would like to keep you informed of the following items important to USDA programs.  If you have any questions please contact the Corson County office at 605-273-4506 ext 2, Dewey County office at 865-3522 ext 2, Meade County at 347-4952 ext 2, Perkins at 244-5222 ext 2 or Ziebach County […]

SECOND ANNUAL special section produced by students for the November 21, 2019 issue


We are excited to present the second edition of the West River Eaglet, a newspaper that showcases student-produced stories, photos, and advertisements from Cheyenne-Eagle Butte, Tiospaye Topa, Timber Lake, Windswept Academy, Dupree, and Takini Schools.  In April of this year, we launched our first edition, which was a lot of fun and received great feedback from parents, the community, and […]

Dupree School Articles for the School Newspaper


Bud May’s Semi-Pro Football interview  By Hudson Terveen and Maxson DuPris Bud May, coach of South Dakota War Eagles, was interviewed by Hudson Terveen and Maxson DuPris.  HM: How do you plan on training your football team? Bud: Practicing off-season, keeping the players in shape. HM: Where do you practice your team at? Bud: Sioux Park in Rapid City. HM: […]

Takini School Articles for the School Newspaper


October Students of the Month These Takini students were the October Students of the Month. They were presented with certificates for their hard work and achieving academic excellence.                                      Greta Thunberg visits Takini School Renowned climate activist Greta Thunberg visited Takini School in […]

Tiospaye Topa School Articles for the School Newspaper


                Tiospaye Topa Thunderhawks win own hand game tournament By Mr. Diekman’s Fifth Grade Class On Friday, Novemember 1, 2019, the Tiospaye Topa 4-6 graders won their own hand game tournament in the elementary division! Team members included: Steven Garnette, Madison Jeffries, Laken Traversie, Jocelyn Charger, Navaeh One Skunk, Smokey Lawrence, Pamela Meeter, […]

Windswept Academy Articles for the School Newspaper


Windswept Academy Student Council strives this school year By Ivonne Fisher Windswept Academy’s student council is striving hard this year to raise money for different events. We have eleven members this year, consisting of two freshman- Calynn Howard and Ashton Heideman; three sophomores- Naylon Marshall, Cameron Holley (Treasurer), and Jamison Bowker (Secretary); four juniors- Bianca Knight, Tucker Hawk Eagle, Lindsey […]

Cheyenne-Eagle Butte School Articles for the School Newspaper


Upper Elementary  News… Keeping up with the Newspaper Club Orange peel candle hack By Julietta Skinner The orange peel candle hack is a life hack that helps you survive in the wilderness when your flashlight fails. First, cut the orange in half. Then carefully run your thumb around the edge of the peel, also known as the rind. Keep going, so […]

Timber Lake School Articles for the School Newspaper


Stetson Lawrence By Wynn Lawrence Stetson Lawrence lives in North Dakota, he is my cousin, and he is in the PBR. He is ranked 16 in the world. He has been in the PBR for 12 years. Stetson has 1233.33 world points. Stetson also has 35 or more qualified rides. He is Native American. His name in native is Fire […]


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