Pearson’s poetic performance punches his ticket to nationals

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net When people think of school-related competitions, poetry may not be the first thing that springs to mind. However, it is poetry that has landed Vermillion High School senior Samuel Pearson a chance to compete in a national contest on April 28-30. That’s because Pearson won the … Read Article

Cochran plays role in battling child poverty

By Travis Gulbrandson travis.gulbrandson@plaintalk.net Growing up in poverty is one of the greatest threats to healthy child development. “Poverty and financial stress can impede children’s cognitive development and their ability to learn, and those risks posed by economic hardship are greatest in children who experience poverty when they are very … Read Article

Chamber Chat

Chamber Chat Vermillion Area Chamber of Commerce & Development Company 116 Market Street, Suite 103 Vermillion, SD 57069 (605) 624-5571 vcdc@vermillionchamber.com www.vermillionchamber.com Chamber Business: Everyone is invited to the grand opening celebration and ribbon-cutting ceremony at Classic Hits 106.3/ESPN Radio 1570 – 5 Star Communications, 18 E. Main St., on … Read Article