Yearly Archives: 2021

Pierre City Commission Approves Changes To Landfill Charge Accounts

Pierre City Commission Approves Changes To Landfill Charge Accounts

PIERRE — Changes are being made to charge accounts at the Pierre landfill. Pierre City Finance Officer Twila Hight says interest applied to charge accounts are changing… Hight says the change is an attempt to streamline the process… New application forms will be sent to all current customers that outline the new changes and require…read more »

Pierre School Board To Consider Changes To GMMS Handbook On Chromebook Policies

Pierre School Board To Consider Changes To GMMS Handbook On Chromebook Policies

PIERRE — The Pierre School Board is considering mostly minor changes to the handbook for Georgia Morse Middle School. Assistant Principal Brandon Lowery says Technology Director Bryan Linn is looking to change the fine structure for student Chromebook use… The change is being considered to encourage payment of the fees charged for using the Chromebooks……read more »

Barnstorm on the Prairie Heads to Faulkton on Sunday

Barnstorm on the Prairie Heads to Faulkton on Sunday

Pierre, SD – This Sunday, May 16, in Faulkton there will be a “Barnstorm on the Prairie,” a baseball double header featuring teenagers and old-timers from Pierre playing against local teams from Faulkton. The action begins at 1:00 P.M. at the Faulkton Baseball Complex, located at 515 8th Avenue South. Teenagers from both communities will face off…read more »

Pierre, Stanley County, Sully Buttes Compete in Capitol City Qualifier

Pierre, Stanley County, Sully Buttes Compete in Capitol City Qualifier

Tuesday afternoon, the Pierre Governor Track and Field team will host the Capitol City Qualifier at Hollister Field. Sully Buttes and Stanley County will another two of the total 11 teams participating. Pierre was able to still compete on Saturday in Aberdeen even with the rain and cold temperatures that looked like it would cancel…read more »

Pierre City Commission Meeting Tonight

Pierre City Commission Meeting Tonight

PIERRE — The Pierre City Commission is meeting tonight at the Pierre Municipal Building. The meeting will begin in special business with a proclamation for Peace Officers Memorial Day and National Police Week and the presentation of a Community Leader award to Commissioner Jim Mehlhaff from Missouri River Energy Services. Commissioners will consider approval of…read more »

Stanley County Commission To Meet Tonight

Stanley County Commission To Meet Tonight

FORT PIERRE — Stanley County Commissioners are holding their regular monthly meeting tonight. The Commission will consider approval of the agenda and minutes from meetings on April 6th and 20th before hearing the Treasurer’s and Auditor’s report and getting an update from the Director of Equalization. Commissioners will hear from Jared Groos with Grow South…read more »

Pierre Tennis ESD Tournament in Harrisburg

Pierre Tennis ESD Tournament in Harrisburg

The Pierre Governor Tennis team, after Friday’s tournament win will play in its second straight tournament and last contest before state with the ESD on Tuesday. The Governors picked up tournament flight wins in Singles 3 and 4 along with the Doubles 2 behind Luke Leingang and Spencer Kelly. All nine flights on Friday had…read more »

Pierre School District Planning For “Normal” 2021-22 School Year

Pierre School District Planning For “Normal” 2021-22 School Year

PIERRE — The clock is ticking on the 2020-2021 school year in the Pierre School District. Superintendent Dr. Kelly Glodt says while the number of Covid-19 cases in the District was down to three as of Monday the District will hold current pandemic policy until the last school bell rings… That would include no masking…read more »