A ‘win-win’ for Vermillion School District

Funding allows partnership with Builder’s Choice By David Lias david.lias@plaintalk.net Gov. Dennis Daugaard has announced that the Vermillion School District is one of a dozen districts across the state to receive a Governor’s Grant for Career & Technical Education. The amount of the grant for Vermillion School District is $99,380. … Read Article

High school activities board adopts policy on open meetings and records

By Bob Mercer State Capitol Bureau PIERRE – The board of directors for the South Dakota High School Activities Associated decided Tuesday to approve and adopt an official policy on open meetings and records. “Effective immediately,” chairman Darren Paulson of Rapid City said after the pair of 7-0 votes. The … Read Article

Education, Medicaid among topics at Cracker Barrel

By David Lias david.lias@plaintalk.net District 17 Rep. Ray Ring (D-Vermillion) is hopeful that the current session of the South Dakota Legislature will be able to increase education funding for school districts by 3.8 percent instead of the 3 percent suggested by Gov. Dennis Daugaard. “That’s probably the most important bill, … Read Article