Band students have time to shine

The Big Band Dance is coming back to Hill City. It has been a big hit the last few years and it will only...

Career and technical education classes could end in Hill City

On March 29, students in David Kelting’s woodworking class were making progress on their beach chairs that they have been creating. This is one...

Annual run gets people moving

It was a warm but cloudy day on March 25 when many  wore their best running gear and participated in the Run for the...

Barbara Marshak talks about process

Barbara Marshak spoke at the Friends of the Library meeting on March 14. Five years ago she and her husband John made the transition...

Gardner honored as middle school principal of the year for Region 7

Blake Gardner, Hill City middle school principal, has a motto of “make today your masterpiece” , something that he puts on newsletters and is...

Science fair had explosions and creativity

The ninth annual PIPTO Science Fair was held on March 8 and 9 at the Hill City schools. It was reported as the biggest...

A taste of Mexico in Hill City

Maria Lyndoe started in the food industry in 2011. But she really started cooking at age 6 before most children are allowed to do...

Event builds passion for the outdoors

A group of fishermen were out ice fishing at Sheridan Lake on Feb. 24. The event was not for the fishermen though, it was...

Black Hills resident hit hard by too much iron

Enick Shanklin, 39, lost everything over his genetic condition hemochromatosis. He said before the problem started, he was working a lot of hours in a...

A leg up on love

When Melanie Funderburk came home from her first date with Rob Timm on the first day of spring 1994, she began to cry and...