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A Herrick man was given a suspended imposition of sentence Tuesday and placed on probation for a vehicle crash that killed one person in May. Herris Lambley, 77, was placed on probation for five years and sentenced to serve 100 hours of community service for the death of Steven Wheeler, 24, of Herrick, according to Sara Rabern, spokeswoman for the South Dakota Attorney General's Office. On May 26, Lambley's Chevrolet Silverado pickup collided with Wheeler's Ford Taurus at the intersection of 296th Street and 350th Avenue — which is on the southeast side of Herrick in south central Sout
A look at news from around the region, as reported by weekly newspapers: Howard BOARD PRESIDENT APPOINTED TO STATE ASSOCIATION: Rick Olson, president of the Howard School Board, was recently appointed to serve as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Board of Director's representative for the southeast region's 266-699 enrollment category. Olson is a 15-year member of his local board and has served 12 years as the district's school board president.
Following is a list of top placers in the 24th annual McGovern Speech and Debate tournament held on Saturday and Sunday at Mitchell High School. More than 400 entrants competed...
WOLSEY—A Wessington man died in a one-vehicle crash early Saturday morning. Nicholas Hanks, 24, was driving a 2003 Ford Ranger pickup westbound on 205th Street, about 1 1/2 miles west of Wolsey, at about 2:15 a.m., when he lost control of his vehicle, according to South Dakota Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Tony Mangan. The vehicle left the roadway and eventually rolled. Hanks was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The South Dakota Highway Patrol is investigating the crash.
WESSINGTON SPRINGS — Juanita Sinkie, Wessington Springs, will celebrate her 96th birthday on Monday, Nov. 23. The family requests a card shower. Greetings may be sent to 608 First St., NE, Wessington Springs, S.D., 57382.
Here are bankruptcy filings in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of South Dakota, for Nov. 12 through Nov. 18. Individuals can file Chapter 7 petitions (asking that debts be liquidated); Chapter 12 (a simplified reorganization method for farmers and ranchers whose gross debt does not exceed $1.5 million); and Chapter 13 (a plan to repay some debts in three to five years).
JOHN PAUL II ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Monday — Breakfast burrito, corn, yogurt, pineapple, milk. Tuesday — Mr.
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the deadline for The Daily Republic to receive Letters to the Editor to be published in the Nov. 28 edition is 5 p.m. Tuesday. Any letters received after 5 p.m. Tuesday will be published in a later edition.
NEW HOLLAND—A 16-year-old girl from Platte suffered serious, non-life threatening injuries in a one-vehicle crash on Thursday. The girl, from Platte, was traveling west at about 4:30 p.m., when the 2006 Chevy Equinox she was driving drifted off the roadway and rolled near the intersection of 273rd Street and 381st Avenue, about 1.5 miles east of New Holland, according to Department of Public Safety Public Information Officer Tony Mangan. She was not wearing a seat belt and was transported to a Sioux Falls hospital with serious, non-life threatening injuries. The name of the girl is no
The South Dakota Open Meetings Commission has set its agenda and will consider The Daily Republic's complaint against the city of Mitchell. On Wednesday, the Attorney General's Office released the Open Meetings Commission agenda featuring the newspaper's complaint, which will appear first on the 1 p.m. meeting's docket. The newspaper received the agenda Thursday in the mail. The commission will meet on Dec.