The USD Department of Music, in collaboration with the Dakota Hospital Foundation, performed a holiday concert Sunday, Dec. 12, in the Vermillion High School Performing Arts Center. Following the concert, a reception and tree lighting was held at Sanford Vermillion Hospital. Proceeds from the concert and fourth annual Tree of … Read Article
Mike Rounds talks about his future plans after he steps down as South Dakota's governor next month after serving in that office for eight years. Rounds was in Vermillion Dec. 9. (Photo by David Lias) Gov. Mike Rounds knows that some day soon, he will wake up one morning, and … Read Article
There's a new face in the Clay County Courthouse. For the past three weeks, Vermillion native Cynthia Aden has been in training to take over the role of the county's veterans service assistant, planning and zoning administrator and welfare director. "I'm going to replace Ray Hofman, who's going to become … Read Article
ELK POINT – When long-time health care worker Rose Lenz's son first told her about Veterans Administration Medical Foster Homes (MFH), she was not receptive to the idea. "He called me last spring and said, 'Mom, this is just the thing for you. You wouldn't have to travel in the … Read Article
As the 2010 comes to a close, the Vermillion City Council approved some tweaking to various items in the city budget to allow it to finish in the black this year. A supplemental appropriations ordinance, approved by aldermen on its first reading Dec. 6, includes various budget revisions: • The … Read Article
The public is invited to attend Christmas Eve worship services at Trinity Lutheran Church, 816 E. Clark, Vermillion.Candlelight worship services with Holy Communion will be held at 4 p.m., 7 p.m., and 10 p.m. Friday, Dec. 24, at the church.
On Tuesday, December 21 at 7 p.m. in the WH Over Museum in Vermillion, Lisa Yager will present her research on the 59-mile segment of the Missouri National Recreational River. She will discuss the changes in off-channel habitats (backwaters and side channels) from pre-dam to the present, as well as … Read Article
The next Vermillion Welcome table will be the Holiday Party on Monday, Dec. 20 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Vermillion Methodist Church. It will be the 476th Welcome Table meal served. The Dec. 20 meal will be sponsored and served by the Friends of Welcome Table. Thank you … Read Article
The Downtown Vermillion Action Team (DVAT) congratulates the Vermillion Beauty Shop, winner of the Holiday Tree contest and Eric Olson winner of the Downtown Holiday Basket. Pictured are Eric Olson, Pam Hall and Lisa Johnson. The DVAT also raised $150 for the Vermillion Food Pantry. Thanks to everyone who participated!
The Excellence Through Ethics faculty recently presented programs to the entire student body of Vermillion High School. This program is sponsored by Junior Achievement in an effort to educate students on the meaning of ethical practices in business. Layne Stewart is the president of the Vermillion Junior Achievement Board and … Read Article