VHS Homecoming candidates

Candidates for queen are Julie Renner, Molly LeCates, Jennifer Bye, Sophia Nehlich-Arobba, Hannah Nehlich-Arobba and Sierra Allen. Candidates for king are Nickolas Mart, Michael Nelson, Earl Kiertzner, Christopher Mart, Tanner Mart and Gerrit Heine. Coronation activities will be held at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1 at the Vermillion High School gym.

SDHP plans sobriety checkpoints

The South Dakota Highway Patrol has sobriety checkpoints scheduled in October in the following counties: Beadle, Brookings, Brown, Clark, Clay, Codington, Davison, Fall River, Hand, Jackson, Jerauld, Lawrence, Minnehaha, Pennington, Roberts, Tripp and Walworth. For sobriety checkpoint text message alerts, visit actcivilized.com.