Shooting star

Eighteen-year-old Jesse Mills of Hermosa has been pretty busy lately, what with graduating from Custer High School and all, but he says he needs to hit the range in the next few weeks to prepare for the last big shooting competition of his 11-year 4-H career.  Mills qualified for the 2019 4-H Shooting Sports National […]

Knowledge Bowl shines at LNI, regions

The Custer High School Knowledge Bowl team was awarded a wildcard seat at the recent regional competition, where both the Northern and Southern Hills...

Student chefs help out at school

Ambassadors discuss ‘real models’

Custer Elementary students have had the opportunity to hear many words of wisdom from designated All Star Character Ambassadors Morgan Parys and Noah Zacher these past few months.  Both are seniors at Custer High School. The first of many classroom presentations was to Zacher’s former kindergarten teacher, Conni Virtue’s kindergarten class. Children learned about the […]

Fridell, Mines are character All Stars

Lily Fridell and Levi Mines have been named South Dakota 4-H Character All Stars for the 2018-19 school year.   These students were nominated at...

‘Be proud of America!’

Jewel Cave to host teacher workshop

Jewel Cave National Monument is gearing up for the academic year with an educational workshop for teachers entitled “Explore and Discover Cave Education.”  The workshop derives from Project Underground, a national curriculum for educators of kindergarten through high school levels.  The workshop is slated for September 21-23, with sessions starting Friday evening and ending late […]

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