Mick Trek Brings Over 600 People to Edgemont for an Afternoon

  • Category: News

Edgemont Chamber and Historical Society volunteers were waiting at the Park for bicycle riders as they finished their first day of the Annual Mickelson Trek.  Riders had their choice of flavors of ice cream and homemade pies to choose from. The ice cream is part of their participant fees, and the pies are sold as a fundraiser by the Historical Society to help pay the expenses of maintenance for Edgemont’s Covered Bridge.
According to state Division of Parks and Recreation officials, three...

Read more: Mick Trek Brings Over 600 People to Edgemont for an Afternoon

Tribune Hires New Editor

  • Category: News

On September 11 the Edgemont Herald Tribune hired a new Editor.  Aaron Cross comes to us from Harrison, Nebraska.
Cross grew up on a ranch in Nebraska located northwest of Harrison.
Aaron attended school (Kindergarten through 12th grade) in Sioux County Schools and at Eastern Wyoming College on a rodeo scholarship.
After graduating college, Cross has had several different jobs, including an eight year stint at the Sioux County Extension Office.
Some of Aaron’s many interests include: reading...

Read more: Tribune Hires New Editor

Homecomng King and Queen

  • Category: News

2014 Homecoming King and Queen, Miles Englebert and Mercedez Mohler.

School Board Approves Final Budget

  • Category: News

By Barb Strozewski
The 2014-15 school budget of $1,827,593 for the Edgemont School District was approved by the school board at their Sept. 8 meeting.
Board members in attendance were Connie Gerard, Gary Darrow, Nikki Ostenson, Justin Printz; with Susan Humiston absent.  Administration attending were Dave Cortney, Lane Ostenson, Amy Ferley, and Diane Stevens.
After call to order, pledge of allegiance, and roll call, there was an approximate 25 minute tour of the school buildings.
The Agenda...

Read more: School Board Approves Final Budget

County Wrestles with 2015 Budget: Approves Pay Raises

  • Category: News

By Kristy McElhaney
Fall River County Commissioners met last Thursday at the Cottage Meeting Room of the S.D. State Veteran’s Home for their first meeting of September.
A resolution was passed to change the name of a county road from Ridgeview Court to White Pebble Court due to a duplication of road names in the county. Another road named Ridgeview Road was too similar and likely to cause confusion.
Commissioners appointed Joyce Farrell as Deputy Treasurer after the resignation of Kristi Hudson....

Read more: County Wrestles with 2015 Budget: Approves Pay Raises

Fall River County Herald

EDGEMONT OFFICE: PO Box 660 Edgemont, SD  57735-0660   |   605.662.7201
HOT SPRINGS OFFICE: 334 S. Chicago St. Hot Springs, SD 57747 | 605.745.3930
Send news to: 
news.frcherald@gmail.com Send Ad requests to: ads.frcherald@gmail.com