Vermillion swimmers compete at Sioux City Eight Vermillion Area Swim Team members competed in the Sioux City Mariners Tri-State Meet Dec. 8, under the direction of coach Sara Hamlet. Results were: 9-10 boys: Taylor Jensen � fourth 100 IM; fifth 50 breast; seventh 50 fly; ninth 50 free; 12th 50 … Read Article
South Dakota women run past Simpson 82-53 at home The South Dakota women's basketball team (6-4) cruised to their third-straight win with an 82-53 victory over Simpson College (7-1) on Dec. 21 at the DakotaDome. Four Coyotes scored in double figures, including sophomore forward Mandy Koupal who had 17 points, … Read Article
Five swimmers compete at tri-state meet in Iowa The Vermillion Area Swim Team had five swimmers compete at a tri-state meet in Sioux Center, IA, on Dec. 15. Teams from Yankton, Sioux City and South Sioux City were there. Individual results are: 10 and under girls � Abby Safar, fifth … Read Article
Letters Thank you, Vermillion To the editor: Our middle daughter, Robin, graduated on Dec. 15 from the USD School of Business. We are very proud of her, but it is clear to us that the wider community of Vermillion played a large role in her accomplishments and we want to … Read Article
'Small world' syndrome makes SD great By Bob Karolevitz Another nice thing about South Dakota is its "small world" syndrome. You can meet people anywhere, and if you find out they're from South Dakota, before you know it, you've got a conversation going about mutual acquaintances. "Did you say you're … Read Article
Between the Lines By David Lias The timing of it all reeks with irony. Approximately 10 days before New Year's Eve, an event celebrated too often by too many with too much libation of one sort or another, General Electric Company, the owner of NBC, announced that the home of … Read Article
School Comments by Doug Tuetken The completion date for first semester at Vermillion High School is Jan. 11. With the completion date nearing, final examinations have been scheduled for Jan. 9, 10, and 11. The test schedule is as follows: Wednesday, Jan. 9 First period test, 8:45 a.m. to 10 … Read Article
Vermillion sixth graders donate to the Salvation Army Patriotism was shining bright at Vermillion Middle School as the sixth grade students presented a check for $500 to Vermillion school teacher, Brett Johnson. The check was delivered personally to the Salvation Army in New York City by Johnson, who spent four … Read Article
Manning graduates from School of Mines Colleen Manning of Burbank was a candidate for a bachelor of science degree in chemical engineering from the SD School of Mines and Technology during commencement ceremonies held Dec. 15 in Rapid City. Approximately 90 students were candidates for degrees during Tech's 144th commencement.
Named to dean's list at Briar Cliff Debra Koch of Vermillion has been named to the dean's list at Briar Cliff University in Sioux City for the fall term of 2001-2002 academic year. She is among 244 students with a grade point average of 3.5 or more.