Good morningDaily digest: Things to know for the day ahead, from a bookmobile to a constitution video to a blood drive.
Things to do
• Hanson-McCook Regional Library Bookmobile, 8:30 to 8:55 a.m., Little Learners; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Emery.
• The Constitution is the Solution, video lecture series, 7 p.m., Community Room, Mitchell Public Library, Mitchell.
• “Kathy Voth Road Show,” on land management, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., AmericInn, Chamberlain.
• Cribbage tournament, 1 p.m., $1 per person, James Valley Community Center, Mitchell.
• Benefits specialists from Department of Social Services, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., itinerant office, Woonsocket.
• Council of Juvenile Services meeting, 10 a.m., River Run Banquet Room, Cedar Shore Resort, Oacoma.
• Job Search Assistance Program, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 106 S.E. Sheridan Ave., Wagner.
• Mitchell Retired Army National Guard men and wives supper, 6 p.m., The Brig, Mitchell.
• LifeServe Blood Center blood drive, 3 to 6 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Mitchell.
• S.D. Telecommunications Association’s Fall Outside Plant Workshop, speaker Derric Iles, 11:15 a.m., Highland Conference Center, Mitchell.
• Benefits specialists from DSS, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., itinerant office, Plankinton.
• Benefits specialists from DSS, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., itinerant office, Armour.
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Things to remember
FINAL FRIDAY NIGHT OPRY SCHEDULED AT KAYLOR: Friday Night Opry will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, at SoDak Stamm Heritage Hall, Kaylor.
Musicians from a 60-mile radius will be playing country and gospel music. This is the final opry for the winter season.
There is no charge and a free-will offering will be accepted for refreshments.
WOONSOCKET HOSTS CHRISTMAS TREE REVIEW: Sanborn County will hold an open house and viewing of the Christmas trees from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7, at the courthouse, Woonsocket.
There will be singing by the community choir and Santa will be there from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Cider, coffee, punch and goodies from the employees will also be served.
Mega Millions: Winning numbers drawn Tuesday: 3-19-24-32-43; Megaball: 44; Megaplier: 4; Estimated jackpot: $13 million.
According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the total population of South Dakota is 814,180. There are 407,381 males and 406,799 females in the state.
Today in local history
On this date in 2007, the first major city event was held at the new Highland Conference Center, when the Mitchell Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual banquet to honor community leaders.