Vermillion Police Press Briefing Excerpts 12/15/13 00:29 – A caller reported concern for a man who had made statements about being depressed. The caller said the man also had an active warrant for his arrest. Officer searched two different locations and found the man. He was arrested on a Clay … Read Article
Harvey A. Wiens, 90, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Tieszen Memorial Home, Marion. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 28, at 11 a.m. at Salem Zion Mennonite Church (North), 27844 443rd Ave., Freeman, with burial in the church cemetery. Harvey was born on Nov. 24, … Read Article
Ivan “Van” Dale Pierce, 95, of Vermillion, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at the Sanford Vermillion Care Center. Ivan was born Aug. 28, 1918, in Volin, to Lewis and Hattie (Johnson) Pierce. He graduated from Vermillion High School and attended the University of South Dakota. On July 17, 1941, … Read Article
Jerry F. Kutilek, 70, of Vermillion, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at Sanford Hospital in Vermillion. Arrangements are pending with the Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion.
Tate Daniel Hoxeng, Infant son of Brian and Heather (Hessman) Hoxeng passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls. Private family services will be held. The Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion is handling the arrangements.
By Scott Bormann The Vermillion girls’ basketball team finally got to play a game at home on Dec. 20. Unfortunately, they were invaded by the two-time defending state champs from across the river. The Warriors from Crofton, NE beat the Tanagers 83-37. Crofton (4-1) was able to dominate Vermillion (2-2) … Read Article
By Scott Bormann On Dec. 19, the Vermillion boys’ basketball team started off slow in the first quarter, but came back with a vengeance in the second. They never looked back on their way to a 49-35 victory. Jayce Huska again led the scoring with 15 points. He also added … Read Article
By Scott Bormann The Vermillion gymnastics team traveled to Sioux Falls on Dec. 20 to take on Sioux Falls Roosevelt, West Central and Alcester-Hudson. The triangular was won by Sioux Falls Roosevelt (139.55 points), with Vermillion in second (123.6 points), and West Central in third (117.6 points). Alcester-Hudson has only … Read Article
By Jeremy Hoeck email@example.com The way 28-point victories go, Thursday night’s for the University of South Dakota women wasn’t exactly the kind that had the team buzzing after the game. … Read Article
PIERRE – Hundreds of family members, friends and community supporters gathered at T.F. Riggs High School in Pierre on Dec. 17 to welcome home 68 soldiers from the South Dakota Army National Guard’s 152nd Combat Sustainment Support Battalion. The soldiers just returned from a five-month deployment in Afghanistan in support … Read Article