The Clay Creek Deaf Cowboy Band was inducted into the SD Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday, Sept 1. The award ceremony took place at the SD State Fair. The awards marked two milestones. It was the 10th anniversary of the SD Country Music Hall of Fame and the 35th Anniversary (coming soon) for the Clay Creek Deaf Cowboy Band. Band members are (from left) Tom Zoss, Dawn Nelson, Kirk (Sorney) Sorensen, Chad Peterson, Skip Johnson, and Rick Martz. Not pictured is Lee Schaffer.