Letters

Letters VHS choir asks for community's help To the editor: This is an appeal for help for the Vermillion High School Music Department's choir trip to New York. As you may know, members of the high school choir are joining singers from other Midwestern high schools in concert at Carnegie … Read Article

Foundation praises South Dakota for improved academic content standards

Foundation praises South Dakota for improved academic content standards A private foundation that specializes in K-12 education research has graded South Dakota's academic standards above average, up from a failing grade only two years before. The Thomas B. Fordham Foundation reviewed states' academic standards in English language arts/reading, history, geography, … Read Article

For the Record

For the Record First Judicial Circuit: February 18 – February 24, 2000. Kelli Reich, 906 Elm Street, Vermillion: Grand theft-Over $500, Dismissed � motion by prosecutor; Grand theft-Over $500, Dismissed � motion by prosecutor; Social services fraud over $200, 30 days jail plus costs. Jail time is suspended based on … Read Article