A former state champion showed his skill Saturday and took top honors at the 18th annual Corn Palace Spelling Bee.
Sean Calhoun, 14, from Patrick Henry Middle School in Sioux Falls, correctly spelled “sayonara” and “refugee” to win the contest, held on the campus of Dakota Wesleyan University.
As the energy bill winds its way from the House to the Senate, opposition to the package has been solid in South Dakota.
Sen. John Thune is strongly opposed to House version of the bill. And in the House itself, Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin voted against her own party when she joined only 43 other Democrats in opposition. There has been a public outcry against the bill and major corporations have cautioned that, if passed, it will likely mean increased utility costs for consumers.
July 11, 2009
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