Hot Springs student wins S.D. School of Mines Science Fair

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Hot Springs High School senior Serenity Engle was the overall winner of the recent High Plains Regional Science Fair, hosted by the S.D. School of Mines and Technology, which featured more than 700 students in grades 6 through 12.

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By Brett Nachtigall

Publisher

HOT SPRINGS – As a young girl, Serenity Engle said she would sometimes gaze into the nighttime sky through a telescope to look at stars with her dad Ryan. That pastime would eventually...

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Black Hills Film Festival opens May 3 in Hot Springs

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Céline Cousteau, granddaughter of Jacques Cousteau, is the producer of “Tribes on the Edge,” which is one of the films being shown in Hot Springs next week.

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By Cathy Nelson

HOT SPRINGS – The 10th Annual Black Hills Film Festival, that will feature new independent films produced in South Dakota and other areas, will appear at the historic Hot Springs Theatre on the first weekend of May. Five sessions featuring several different films in each...

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Racing for Eggs

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Children take off as the Easter Bunny gives the ‘go ahead’ following the countdown to start the Hot Springs Area Chamber of Commerce Easter Egg Hunt, held this past Saturday on the grounds of the State Veterans Home. 

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HOT SPRINGS/EDGEMONT— On Saturday April 20, both the Edgemont Area Chamber of Commerce and the Hot Springs Area Chamber of Commerce each hosted their annual community Easter Egg Hunts

Edgemont’s took...

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In the Crosshairs: Gun Vault offers ample amenities, products

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Photo by Savanna Simmons/Fall River County Herald

Brent White, at left, owner of Gun Vault, walks someone through a potentially dangerous situation on the Gun Fighter Simulator, which is available to the public.

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By Savanna Simmons

EDGEMONT – Most towns the size of Edgemont don’t have their own gunsmith, shooting range, Gun Fighter Simulator, full range of ammunition and firearms, laser guns and targets, gun and safety classes, and indoor archery range. Edgemont...

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Talent on display at concert, play

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Photo courtesy Suzanne Hollenbeck.

Kali Schmidt and Elli Hollenbeck perform in One-Act Play.

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By Rhea Falig

Staff Writer

EDGEMONT— On April 15 students of Edgemont lit up the stage for the Jazz Band Concert and One-Act Play titled “The Complaint Department and Lemonade” by Kamron Klitgaard of Pioneer Drama Publishing.

Music Director, Suzanne Hollenbeck who also organizes the school plays said, “I have had a lot of interest in the plays at Edgemont school. We...

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Great Faces, Great Places: Area tourism professionals learn about state’s plans to promote travel in 2019

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Above is a photo of a billboard that was placed by the South Dakota Department of Tourism in a busy urban area of Chicago, Ill., for a two month period in February and March 2019.

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