Vermillion teams received academic awards

Initiated during the 1996-97 school-year, the SDHSAA Academic Achievement Team Award program is designed to recognize varsity athletic teams and fine arts groups for their academic excellence. The South Dakota High School Activities Association believes that high school students learn in two distinct ways; inside the classroom and outside the … Read Article

Forum discusses impacts of Snowden’s actions

By Travis Gulbrandson Is Edward Snowden, the former National Security Administration (NSA) contractor who stole approximately 1.7 million top-secret files and turned them over to the media, a traitor or a hero? Short answer: It’s complicated. Snowden’s acts and their potential repercussions, positive and negative, were the topic of … Read Article

Banks, credit unions face off before school board

By David Lias The Vermillion School Board found itself hearing arguments about an issue it has no control over at its Jan. 13 regular meeting. At the heart of the matter – should credit unions be taxed in the same fashion as banks? Representatives from the banking industry say … Read Article